#GrammyWeekend: TV One’s 48th Annual Image Awards Brings Out Star Power

TV One’s stars of television and film shined brightly at the 48TH NAACP Image Awards, hosted by Anthony Anderson, which aired on the network. Among this year’s award honorees, TV One’s morning news host, Roland Martin, received an Award for Outstanding Host in a News, Talk, Reality, or Variety Program.

An encore presentation of the show will air on Thursday, Feb. 16 at 4 p.m. EST and 12 a.m. EST. The show will air in syndication February 19 – March 5. Check your local listings for show times.

The evening began with the live pre-show from the red carpet, hosted by Nischelle Turner and Terrence Jenkins with special correspondents Tai Beauchamp and Chris Spencer.  The casts of TV One’s upcoming original films, “MEDIA” (Brian WhitePenny Johnson JeraldPooch HallChrystee PharrisBlue KimbleDenise BoutteStelio SavanteFinesse Mitchell and Jillian Reeves) and “Hit A Lick” (Tasha SmithLil Mama and Lance Gross) were in attendance. Additionally, Justice By Any Means host Malik Yoba made an appearance, and David and Tamela Mann walked the carpet to announce their new TV One show, The Manns.

The two-hour live special did not disappoint as the best of Black Hollywood turned out to celebrate. Immediately following, guests joined TV One, in partnership with Ford Motor Company and Creative Artists Agency (CAA), at an exclusive after party held at the W Hotel in Hollywood. Radio One Founder and Chairperson Cathy Hughes welcomed the crowd, followed by a special performance by R&B vocalist Faith Evans.

The channel’s upcoming original film, MEDIA (full cast above) premieres on Saturday, Feb. 25 at 8 p.m. ET. The much-anticipated series is directed by Craig Ross, Jr. and executive produced by Cathy Hughes, Susan Banks, Kevin Arkadie, and Sheila Ducksworth.

Below are all of the winners for the 48TH Annual NAACP Image Awards:

Television Categories

Outstanding Comedy Series
“`black-ish” (ABC)
Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series
Anthony Anderson – “`black-ish” (ABC)
Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series
Tracee Ellis Ross – “`black-ish” (ABC)
Outstanding Drama Series
“Queen Sugar” (OWN:  Oprah Winfrey Network)
Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series
Sterling K. Brown  – “This Is Us” (NBC)
Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series
Taraji P. Henson – “Empire” (FOX)
Motion Picture Categories
Outstanding Motion Picture
“Hidden Figures” (20th Century Fox)
Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture
Denzel Washington – “Fences” (Paramount Pictures)
Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture
Taraji P. Henson – “Hidden Figures” (20th Century Fox)
Entertainer of the Year
Dwayne Johnson

Check out photos below from the red carpet, awards ceremony, backstage, after party and more below:

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A MUST SEE: Brely Evans and Pooch Hall Star In New Film, My First Love, Addressing Social Media & Infidelity


Entertainment One Films U.S., in conjunction with, The Swirl Group, is proud to announce the release of it’s newest film, My First Love, starring fan favorites Pooch Hall (The Game and Executive Producer of My First Love), Carl Anthony Payne (Martin), Brely Evans (Being Mary Jane), Gabrielle Dennis (The Game), Kiki Haynes (For Better Or Worse), Ajiona Alexus (The Rickey Smiley Show) and Judi Blair (Magic Mike XXL).

In a world of social media and technology, a married couple with serious marital problems has reached the peak of conflict when Omar (played by Pooch Hall) becomes distracted with a constant need to check his phone and social media notifications. Carmen (played by Gabrielle Dennis) is fed up with her husband’s obsession and is ready to call it quits unless Omar gives her the proper attention she desires.

“I want this film to save families due to overuse of electronic devices and social media,” says Mark Harris, Director of My First Love.

Following the successful debut on BET Networks, My First Love is now ready for at home viewing.My First Love is available via in store and online locations such as: Walmart, Redbox, iTunes,Amazon, Mgo, Vudu, Comcast, Verizon, Cox, Dish Network, Frontier, Xbox, Google, and Midwest Tapes

Please view the trailer for My First Love HERE.

Entertainment Music

Faith Evans Debuts Cinematic Visual “Fragile” Inspired by Scandal featuring Pooch Hall as President of the United States

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Directed by Derek Blanks, inspiration from the hit television series: Scandal, definitely comes into play in Faith Evans newest visual entitled “Fragile.” In the video, Faith plays “First Lady” to actor Pooch Hall, who holds down the fork as President of the United States. With Infidelity in tow, Faith pulls out her inner Mellie Grant character, and smiles like everything is ok, when truthfully, the President is having quite the affair with a female staff member. Peep the drama below…

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Pooch Hall Covers Psyberia Winter 2011 Lookbook

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Entertainment Fashion

Hosea Chanchez and Pooch Hall GET COLOR STRUCK

The fellas of “The Game” Hosea Chanchez and Pooch Hall got a bit color struck for their shoot with Source Magazine for their Valentine’s Day issue!!


Mag Covers: LaLa Vazquez x Janet Jackson x Pooch Hall

The iconic Janet Jackson covers the Dec./Jan. issue of Instinct Magazine. Rocking an all-red gown, Janet speaks candidly about her life, her career and our community.

The mag is on newsstands now!

More cover after the jump…

SFPL's New Music

New Video: Kandi “Leave U” feat. Pooch Hall

Check out the brand new music video from Kandi feat. Pooch Hall. Buy the single on iTunes today:

New album “Kandi Koated” in stores 12-14-10!

-Stay Fly!