Marsai Martin, Shahidi Wright Joseph and more brightened up the red carpet in Pasadena, California as they attended the 2020 NAACP Image Awards Nominees Luncheon.
Martin, is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture and Outstanding Breakthrough Performance in a Motion Picture for her landmark role role in Little. The talented fifteen-year-old is also nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series, in addition to Outstanding Performance by a Youth, (Series, Special, Television Movie or Limited-Series), for Black-ish.
Shahidi Wright Joseph joins Martin on the list of nominees as she is nominated for Outstanding Breakthrough Performance in Motion Picture. The Us star also gave a shout-out to her friend and fellow actress, Lyric Ross, who is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series and Outstanding Performance by a Youth, (Series, Special, Television Movie or Limited-Series), for This Is Us.
Also in attendance at this year’s luncheon were BCK favorites JD McCrary, Asante Blackk, and Roshon Fegan. Congratulations to all of the nominees on this outstanding achievement. To see a full list of who got this year’s honor, click here.
The 51st NAACP Image Awards will air live on BET on Saturday, February 22nd at 8 p.m. ET.