Yara Shahidi, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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The countdown to the forty ninth NAACP Picture Awards is on!

When you did not already guess, we’re simply hours away from the annual occasion that celebrates the accomplishments of individuals of colour within the fields of tv, music, literature and movie.

The glamorous award present, hosted by Black-ish star Anthony Anderson, is predicted to be a star-studded affair with Sterling Okay. Brown, Michael B. Jordan, Yara Shahidi, Issa Rae and lots of others serving as presenters.

Widespread and Andra Day are anticipated to carry out whereas Danny Glover will obtain the “President’s Award” for his humanitarian efforts from the Pasadena Civic Auditorium.

As for who will obtain the NAACP “Entertainer of the Yr” award, you will simply have to observe tonight at 9 p.m. on TV ONE.

Earlier than the present begins, nevertheless, we’ve to speak concerning the star-studded purple carpet and the trendy seems to be seen on our favourite stars. Have a look in our large gallery under.

Samira Wiley, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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A yellow Romona Keveža gown has by no means higher on the Orange Is the New Black star who accomplished her look with jewellery from MARLI New York and DVANI. 

Common, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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Earlier than performing considered one of his largest songs on stage, the singer poses for photographers on the pink carpet. 

Mandy Moore, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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We’re in love with the This Is Us star’s mild blue gown. 

Laverne Cox, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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The Orange Is the New Black star sizzles on the carpet together with her black gown. 

Andra Day, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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Earlier than she lights up the stage on reside TV, the singer sparkles on the pink carpet. 

Halle Berry, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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Bow right down to top-of-the-line! The A-record actress does not disappoint but once more on the pink carpet. 

Tracee Ellis Ross, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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“Sporting a @narciso_rodriguez gown, @tiffanyandco jewellery, @louboutinworld pumps, @tylerellis_official clutch, together with a classic @ysl feather jacket from my closet. Styling by @karlawelchstylist,” the Black-ish star shared on Instagram. “Hair by @araxi_by_appointment_only, make-up by @stephensollitto #blackish.” 

Issa Rae, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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The Entertainer of the Yr nominee may win the most important award of the night time. 

Kerry Washington, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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The Excellent Actress in a Drama Collection nominee may stroll away with a particular award for her position in Scandal.

Yara Shahidi, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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The beloved Grown-ish star is able to help her TV dad Anthony Anderson on the annual award present. 

Caleb McLaughlin, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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The Excellent Efficiency by a Youth winner has one massive purpose to have fun Stranger Issues tonight. 

Ryan Michelle Bathe, Sterling K. Brown, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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Date night time executed proper! The This Is Us star (sporting Chopard jewellery) brings his lovely spouse to the star-studded night. 

Miles Brown, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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The Black-ish star exhibits off his personal distinctive type earlier than supporting his co-star Anthony Anderson inside. 

Josh Gad, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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The Frozen star seems good-looking in his go well with and bow-tie for the annual occasion. He completes his look with a Chopard watch. 

Niecy Nash, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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The Excellent Actress in a Comedy Collection nominee celebrates the success of Claws.

Yvette Nicole Brown, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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The Elena of Avalor star wows followers and pink carpet watchers together with her designer gown. 

Lonnie Chavis, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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Massive three in the home! The This Is Us star is already a trend professional because of his newest pink carpet look. 

Marsai Martin, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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The Excellent Supporting Actress in a Comedy Collection winner already has an enormous cause to have fun tonight. 

Bianca Lawson, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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The Excellent Actress in a Comedy Collection nominee arrives to symbolize Orange Is the New Black

Jeannie Mai, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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That is her time to shine! The speak-present host celebrates The Actual‘s Excellent Speak Collection win. She is sporting Neil J. Rodgers footwear and Mattia Cielo earrings. 

Tamera Mowry-Housley, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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“We’re undoubtedly the present that would!!! We by no means stopped dreaming, believing, and praying!” the speak-present host shared on Instagram after studying The Actual gained massive. 

Adrienne Houghton, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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“G L A M  N A A C P,” The Actual co-host shared on Instagram earlier than hitting the purple carpet. “Hair by: @hair4kicks Make-up: @rokael_lizama Jumper @fashionnova” 

Bianca Lawson, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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The Queen Sugar star provides a splash of shade to the carpet together with her pink gown. 

Jasmine Sanders, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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The supermodel sports activities a purple gown from Ester Abner’s Resort 2018 assortment.

Keesha Sharp, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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The Marshall star poses for the cameras earlier than showtime begins. 

Lil Rel Howery, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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“I need to thank PERRY ELLIS for each of my fits I’ve worn the previous few days…” the Get Out star wrote on Instagram. “And shout to @camaraaunique for grooming me immediately…” 

Demetria McKinney, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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The Excellent New Artist nominee is prepared for an evening of celebration in Pasadena. 

Rutina Wesley, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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The Excellent Actress in a Drama Collection nominee celebrates the success of OWN’s Queen Sugar

Storm Reid, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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We will not cease gushing over the Wrinkle in Time star’s newest look on the carpet.  

Sonequa Martin-Green, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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The Star Trek: Discovery star catches our eyes together with her distinctive print gown and matching footwear. 

Lisa Vidal, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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“Sportin some leg on the #NAACPAWARDS! #ALICE&OLIVIA JUMPSUIT #Love!!!” the actress and singer shared on Instagram from the purple carpet. 

LeToya Luckett, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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Purple has by no means appeared higher on this gifted singer. 

June Ambrose, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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The costume designer wows on the purple carpet together with her head-turning look. 

 Logan Browning, 2018 NAACP Image Awards

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The Pricey White Individuals star is able to shine on the star-studded award present. 

The 2018 NAACP Picture Awards air reside from the Pasadena Civic Auditorium tonight at 9 p.m. on TV ONE.

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