Gbam At The 48th NAACP Image Awards

Gbam At The 48th NAACP Image Awards

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos by Royalty Images

Held Saturday night at Pasadena's Convention Center in Calif, the televised 48th annual NAACP Image Awards was a star-studded ceremony attended by celebrities in all facets of entertainment. Denzel Washington, Taraji P. Henson, Sterling K. Brown, Tracee Ellis Ross all took home individual Image Awards, while Dwayne Johnson received the coveted Entertainer of the Year Award.

Gbam's Entertainment guru Samantha Ofole-Prince was there capturing images from the red carpet, backstage and the afterparty. Check out the pictures below:

Backstage, NAACP Chairman Cornell William Brooks disucssed the importance of the NAACP and the Presidency
Cornell William Brooks, president and CEO of NAACP congratulates Taraji P. Henson on her 8th Image Award
Denzel Washington who won the Imge Award for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture for Fences talked about the importance of playwright August Wilson backstage
Don Cheadle stops to talk with Gbams Samantha
Gabourey Sidibe
Gbams Samantha catches up with actor Patrick Faucette from The Haves and the Have Nots
Kerry Washington
Laurence Fishburne
Nicole Murphy
Octavia, Taraji and Janelles movie Hidden Figures won an Image Award
Omarosa Manigault
Regina King on the Image Awards red carpet
Singer Andra Day
Tracee Ellis Ross
Cast of the TV series Queen Sugar who after their win talk about their celebratory plans