2006 NAACP Image Awards

MOTION PICTURE

Outstanding Motion Picture: The Pursuit of Happyness
Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture: Keke Palmer, Akeelah and the Bee
Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture: Forest Whitaker, The Last King of Scotland
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture: Jennifer Hudson, Dreamgirls
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture: Djimon Hounsou, Blood Diamond
Outstanding Independent or Foreign Film: An Inconvenient Truth

TELEVISION

Outstanding Comedy Series: Ugly Betty
Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series: Tracee Ellis Ross, Girlfriends
Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series: Tyler James Williams, Everybody Hates Chris
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series: Vanessa Williams, Ugly Betty
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series: Reggie Hayes, Girlfriends
Outstanding Drama Series: Grey's Anatomy
Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series: Kimberly Elise, Close to Home
Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series: Isaiah Washington, Grey's Anatomy
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: Chandra Wilson, Grey's Anatomy
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series: Omar Epps, House
Outstanding Television Movie, Miniseries, or Dramatic Special: When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts
Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Miniseries, or Dramatic Special: Sophie Okonedo, Tsunami, The Aftermath
Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Miniseries, or Dramatic Special: Kadeem Hardison, Life is Not a Fairytale: The Fantasia Barrino Story
Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama Series: Tracy Ross, Passions
Outstanding Actor in a Daytime Drama Series: Kristoff St. John, The Young & the Restless
Outstanding Variety Series/Special: An Evening of Stars: Tribute to Stevie Wonder
Outstanding News, Talk, or Information Series or Special: Tavis Smiley, "Katrina--One Year Later
Outstanding Reality Show: American Idol
Outstanding Performance in a Youth or Children's Series/Special: Raven Symoné, That's So Raven
Outstanding Children's Series: That's So Raven

RECORDING

Outstanding New Artist: Corinne Bailey Rae
Outstanding Female Artist: Mary J. Blige
Outstanding Male Artist: Prince
Outstanding Duo or Group: The Roots
Outstanding Jazz Artist: Glady Knight
Outstanding Gospel Artist: Kirk Franklin
Outstanding Music Video: Mary J. Blige, “Be Without You”
Outstanding Song: India.Arie, “I Am Not My Hair”
Outstanding Album: Dreamgirls (Soundtrack)

LITERARY WORK

Outstanding Literary Work, Fiction: Baby Brother's Blues, Pearl Cleage
Outstanding Literary Work, Nonfiction: The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream, Barack Obama
Outstanding Biography or Autobiography: The Pursuit of Happyness, Chris Gardner
Outstanding Debut Author: Letters to a Young Brother, Hill Harper
Outstanding Work of Poetry: Celebrations: Rituals of Peace and Prayer, Maya Angelou
Outstanding Literary Work, Children's: Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom, Carole Boston Weatherford

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