PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Coming off a giant evening on the Grammys, Donald Glover and his alter-ego Infantile Gambino was nominated Wednesday for 5 NAACP Picture Awards.
Glover is nominated for his performing and directing on “Atlanta.” The FX present itself is nominated for finest comedy sequence. On the music facet, Infantile Gambino is nominated for high male performer, and his track “This Is America” is nominated for finest video and track. Glover gained 4 Grammys together with report and track of the yr on Sunday evening.
The nominees have been introduced Wednesday on the Tv Critics Affiliation winter assembly by “Black Panther” actor Winston Duke and “Expensive White Folks” actress Logan Browning, each of whom discovered as they made the bulletins that they have been among the many nominees. Browning teared up after seeing her identify.
“Black Panther” was nominated for 14 awards, with star Chadwick Boseman and director Ryan Coogler nominated for entertainer of the yr together with Beyonce, LeBron James and Regina King.
The movie was additionally nominated for finest movement image together with “BlacKkKlansman,” ”Loopy Wealthy Asians,” ”If Beale Road May Discuss” and “The Hate U Give.”
U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters will obtain the NAACP Chairman’s Award for public service.
The 50th NAACP Picture Awards honoring entertainers and writers of coloration will likely be held March 30 on the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood and aired reside on TV One.
On-line: http://www.naacpimageawards.web .