2011 NAACP Image Award Nominees

42nd Annual NAACP Image Awards Nominations42nd Annual NAACP Image Awards NominationsThe 42 annual NAACP Image Awards were announced and hundreds of our favorite actors, recording artists and authors were nominated. Tyler Perry reigned supreme with a total of 19 nominations — for TBS's "House of Payne," "Why Did I Get Married Too?," and "For Colored Girls." Other notable nominations went to Sade for her comeback album "Soldier of Love," Janet Jackson for "Outstanding Supporting Actress" in "For Colored Girls," and Kanye West for Outstanding Male Artist. Take a look at which of our favorite celebrities are up for awards, andbe sure to catch the awards on live TV on March 4th...Tyler PerryPerry leads with 19 nominations, including Outstanding Screenplay for "Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married Too?", Best Director for "For Colored Girls," which was also nominated for Best Picture.Whoopi GoldbergGoldberg is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture for 'For Colored Girls'Jill ScottScott is up for Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special for 'Sins of the Mother' and Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture for 'Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married Too?'Phylicia RashadRashad is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture for 'For Colored Girls'Kimberly EliseElise is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture for 'For Colored Girls'Anika Noni RoseNoni Rose is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture for 'For Colored Girls'Samuel L. JacksonJackson is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture for 'Mother and Child'Michael EalyEaly is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture for 'For Colored Girls'Justin TimberlakeTimberlake is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture for 'The Social Network'Idris ElbaElba is up for Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special for 'Luther' and Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture for 'Takers'Don CheadleCheadle is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture for 'Brooklyn's Finest'Zoë SaldanaSaldana is nominated for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture for 'The Losers'Queen LatifahLatifah is nominated for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture for 'Just Wright'Kerry WashingtonWashington is nominated for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture for 'Night Catches Us'Janet JacksonJackson is nominated for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture for 'Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married Too?'Halle BerryBerry is nominated for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture for 'Frankie & Alice'Morgan FreemanFreeman is nominated for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture for 'Red'Jaden SmithSmith is nominated for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture for 'The Karate Kid'Denzel WashingtonWashington is nominated for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture for 'The Book of Eli'CommonCommon is nominated for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture for 'Just Wright'Anthony MackieMackie is nominated for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture for 'Night Catches Us'Smokey RobinsonRobinson is nominated for Outstanding Album for 'Now and Then'Alicia KeysKeys is nominated for Outstanding Music Video and Outstanding Song for 'Un-thinkable (I'm Ready)'MaxwellMaxwell is nominated for Outstanding Music Video and Outstanding Song for 'Fistful of Tears'FantasiaFantasia is nominated for Outstanding Song for 'Bittersweet'Angelique KidjoKidjo is nominated for Outstanding World Music Album for'Oyo'Mavis StaplesStaples is nominated for Outstanding Gospel Album for 'You Are Not Alone'Tamela MannMann is nominated for Outstanding Gospel Album for 'Master Plan'Brian Courtney WilsonWilson is nominated for Outstanding Gospel Album for 'Just Love Deluxe'Marvin SappSapp is nominated for Outstanding Gospel Album for 'Here I Am'Kirk WhalumKirk Whalumis nominated for Outstanding Gospel Album for 'Gospel According to Jazz, Chapter III'Eminem & RihannaEminem & Rihanna are nominated for Outstanding Duo, Group or Collaboration for "Love The Way You Lie"The Black Eyed PeasThe Black Eyed Peas are nominated for Outstanding Duo, Group or CollaborationB.o.BB.o.B has been nominated for Outstanding New ArtistBruno MarsBruno Mars has been nominated for Outstanding New ArtistJason DeruloDerulo has been nominated for Outstanding New ArtistNicki MinajMinaj has been nominated for Outstanding New ArtistWillow SmithSmith has been nominated for Outstanding New Artist and Outstanding Music Video for "Whip My Hair"Ne-YoNe-Yo is nominated for Outstanding Male ArtistJay-ZJay-Z is nominated for Outstanding Male ArtistRihannaRihanna is nominated for Outstanding Female ArtistMary J. BligeMJB is nominated for Outstanding Female ArtistKanye WestWest is nominated for Outstanding Male Artist and Outstanding Album for 'My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy'Corinne Bailey RaeBailey Rae is nominated for Outstanding Female ArtistUsherUsher is nominated for Outstanding Male ArtistChrisette MicheleChrisette is nominated for Outstanding Female ArtistKeke PalmerPalmer is up for Outstanding Performance in a Youth/ Children's Program (Series or Special) for 'True Jackson, VP'Cee Lo GreenCee Lo is nominated for Outstanding Male Artist and Outstanding Song for 'Forget You'SadeSade is nominated for Outstanding Female Artist, Outstanding Music Video, Outstanding Song and Outstanding Album for "Soldier of Love"Nick CannonCannon is up for Outstanding Performance in a Youth/ Children's Program (Series or Special) for the 2010 'TeenNick Halo Awards 2010'Diddy-Dirty MoneyDiddy-Dirty Money is nominated for Outstanding Duo, Group or CollaborationJohn Legend and The RootsJohn Legend and The Roots are nominated for Outstanding Duo, Group or CollaborationLance RobertsonRobertson is up for Outstanding Performance in a Youth/ Children's Program (Series or Special) for 'Yo Gabba Gabba: Baby'Tatyana AliAli is up for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series for 'Love That Girl!' and Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama Series for 'The Young and Restless'Lance GrossGross is up for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for 'Tyler Perry's House of Payne'Vanessa WilliamsWilliams is up for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series for 'Desperate Housewives'Terrence HowardHoward is up for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for 'Law & Order: Los Angeles'Alfre WoodardWoodard is up for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for 'Memphis Beat'Michael Jai WhiteJai White is up for Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special for 'One Angry Juror'Terry CrewsCrews is up for Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series for 'Are We There Yet?'Lamman RuckerRucker is up for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for'Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns'Amber RileyRiley is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for 'Glee'Tracy MorganMorgan is up for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for '30 Rock'Tia Mowry and Tamera MowryTia and Tamera are both up for Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special for 'Double Wedding'Regina KingESSENCE February cover star Regina King is up for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series for 'Southland'LL Cool JLL Cool J is up for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series for 'NCIS: Los Angeles'Ice CubeIce Cube is up for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for 'Are We There Yet?'Viola DavisDavis is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for 'United States of Tara'Blair UnderwoodUnderwood is up for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series for 'The Event'Chandra WilsonWilson is up for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series for 'Grey's Anatomy'Anthony AndersonAnderson is up for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series for 'Law & Order'Keshia Knight PulliamPulliam is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for 'Tyler Perry's House of Payne'Essence AtkinsAtkins is up for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series for 'Are We There Yet?'Hill HarperHarper is up for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series for 'CSI: NY'Laurence FishburneFishburne is up for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series for 'CSI: Crime Scene Investigation'Vanessa Bell CallowayBell Calloway is up for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for 'HawthoRNe'Jada Pinkett SmithPinkett Smith is up for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series for 'HawthoRNe'Gugu Mbatha-RawMbatha-Raw is up for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series for 'Undercovers'

The 42 annual NAACP Image Awards were announced and hundreds of our favorite actors, recording artists and authors were nominated. Tyler Perry reigned supreme with a total of 19 nominations — for TBS's "House of Payne," "Why Did I Get Married Too?," and "For Colored Girls." Other notable nominations went to Sade for her comeback album "Soldier of Love," Janet Jackson for "Outstanding Supporting Actress" in "For Colored Girls," and Kanye West for Outstanding Male Artist. Take a look at which of our favorite celebrities are up for awards, andbe sure to catch the awards on live TV on March 4th...

Perry leads with 19 nominations, including Outstanding Screenplay for "Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married Too?", Best Director for "For Colored Girls," which was also nominated for Best Picture.

Goldberg is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture for 'For Colored Girls'

Scott is up for Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special for 'Sins of the Mother' and Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture for 'Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married Too?'

Rashad is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture for 'For Colored Girls'

Elise is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture for 'For Colored Girls'

Noni Rose is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture for 'For Colored Girls'

Jackson is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture for 'Mother and Child'

Ealy is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture for 'For Colored Girls'

Timberlake is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture for 'The Social Network'

Elba is up for Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special for 'Luther' and Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture for 'Takers'

Cheadle is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture for 'Brooklyn's Finest'

Saldana is nominated for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture for 'The Losers'

Latifah is nominated for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture for 'Just Wright'

Washington is nominated for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture for 'Night Catches Us'

Jackson is nominated for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture for 'Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married Too?'

Berry is nominated for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture for 'Frankie & Alice'

Freeman is nominated for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture for 'Red'

Smith is nominated for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture for 'The Karate Kid'

Washington is nominated for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture for 'The Book of Eli'

Common is nominated for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture for 'Just Wright'

Mackie is nominated for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture for 'Night Catches Us'

Robinson is nominated for Outstanding Album for 'Now and Then'

Keys is nominated for Outstanding Music Video and Outstanding Song for 'Un-thinkable (I'm Ready)'

Maxwell is nominated for Outstanding Music Video and Outstanding Song for 'Fistful of Tears'

Fantasia is nominated for Outstanding Song for 'Bittersweet'

Kidjo is nominated for Outstanding World Music Album for'Oyo'

Staples is nominated for Outstanding Gospel Album for 'You Are Not Alone'

Mann is nominated for Outstanding Gospel Album for 'Master Plan'

Wilson is nominated for Outstanding Gospel Album for 'Just Love Deluxe'

Sapp is nominated for Outstanding Gospel Album for 'Here I Am'

Kirk Whalumis nominated for Outstanding Gospel Album for 'Gospel According to Jazz, Chapter III'

Eminem & Rihanna are nominated for Outstanding Duo, Group or Collaboration for "Love The Way You Lie"

The Black Eyed Peas are nominated for Outstanding Duo, Group or Collaboration

B.o.B has been nominated for Outstanding New Artist

Bruno Mars has been nominated for Outstanding New Artist

Derulo has been nominated for Outstanding New Artist

Minaj has been nominated for Outstanding New Artist

Smith has been nominated for Outstanding New Artist and Outstanding Music Video for "Whip My Hair"

Ne-Yo is nominated for Outstanding Male Artist

Jay-Z is nominated for Outstanding Male Artist

Rihanna is nominated for Outstanding Female Artist

MJB is nominated for Outstanding Female Artist

West is nominated for Outstanding Male Artist and Outstanding Album for 'My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy'

Bailey Rae is nominated for Outstanding Female Artist

Usher is nominated for Outstanding Male Artist

Chrisette is nominated for Outstanding Female Artist

Palmer is up for Outstanding Performance in a Youth/ Children's Program (Series or Special) for 'True Jackson, VP'

Cee Lo is nominated for Outstanding Male Artist and Outstanding Song for 'Forget You'

Sade is nominated for Outstanding Female Artist, Outstanding Music Video, Outstanding Song and Outstanding Album for "Soldier of Love"

Cannon is up for Outstanding Performance in a Youth/ Children's Program (Series or Special) for the 2010 'TeenNick Halo Awards 2010'

Diddy-Dirty Money is nominated for Outstanding Duo, Group or Collaboration

John Legend and The Roots are nominated for Outstanding Duo, Group or Collaboration

Robertson is up for Outstanding Performance in a Youth/ Children's Program (Series or Special) for 'Yo Gabba Gabba: Baby'

Ali is up for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series for 'Love That Girl!' and Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama Series for 'The Young and Restless'

Gross is up for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for 'Tyler Perry's House of Payne'

Williams is up for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series for 'Desperate Housewives'

Howard is up for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for 'Law & Order: Los Angeles'

Woodard is up for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for 'Memphis Beat'

Jai White is up for Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special for 'One Angry Juror'

Crews is up for Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series for 'Are We There Yet?'

Rucker is up for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for'Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns'

Riley is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for 'Glee'

Morgan is up for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for '30 Rock'

Tia and Tamera are both up for Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special for 'Double Wedding'

ESSENCE February cover star Regina King is up for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series for 'Southland'

LL Cool J is up for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series for 'NCIS: Los Angeles'

Ice Cube is up for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for 'Are We There Yet?'

Davis is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for 'United States of Tara'

Underwood is up for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series for 'The Event'

Wilson is up for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series for 'Grey's Anatomy'

Anderson is up for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series for 'Law & Order'

Pulliam is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for 'Tyler Perry's House of Payne'

Atkins is up for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series for 'Are We There Yet?'

Harper is up for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series for 'CSI: NY'

Fishburne is up for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series for 'CSI: Crime Scene Investigation'

Bell Calloway is up for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for 'HawthoRNe'

Pinkett Smith is up for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series for 'HawthoRNe'

Mbatha-Raw is up for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series for 'Undercovers'

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