The 50th NAACP Image Awards will air from the Dolby Theater

Reginald Hudlin and Phil Gurin will return as Executive Producers to the two-hour telecast which will celebrate 50 Years of NAACP Image Awards significant moments.

The NAACP Image Awards

The NAACP Image is moving locations. The annual event which celebrates the accomplishment of people of color in the fields of television, music, literature, and film is moving from its Pasadena Convention Center location to Hollywood’s Dolby Theater for it’s 50th award show.

The announcement was made today by NAACP National Board of Directors Chairman Leon W. Russell, NAACP President and CEO Derrick Johnson, Chief Executive Officer, Urban One, Inc. & Chairman/CEO, TV One Alfred Liggins and TV One General Manager Michelle Rice.

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The upcoming telecast, the 50th Anniversary of the NAACP Image Awards, will also spotlight the significant contributions of the NAACP and the impact the organization has had on our community and country.

“We are honored to continue our partnership with the NAACP to remain the television home for the Image Awards,” said Liggins of TV One. “The NAACP 50th Anniversary Image Awards is an important milestone for the African American community and we couldn’t be more thrilled to offer this special programming once again to our viewers. As we prepare to celebrate the network’s 15th anniversary next year, we look forward to this very special night.”

The production team will be returning including Executive Producers Reginald Hudlin and Phil Gurin, Tony McCuin as Director, Byron Phillips as Co-Executive Producer, and Robin Reinhardt as Talent Producer.

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