Awards for 2017

Black Reel

Outstanding Actor, Motion Picture

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Actress, Motion Picture

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Supporting Actor, Motion Picture

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Supporting Actress, Motion Picture

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Director, Motion Picture

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Screenplay, Motion Picture

WINNER

NOMINEES


Fences: August Wilson
Posthumously.


Outstanding First Screenplay

WINNER

NOMINEES


Outstanding Original Song

WINNER

NOMINEES

13th: Common, Bilal
Song: "A Letter to the Free"



Outstanding Score

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Independent Short

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Documentary Feature

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Foreign Language Film

WINNER

NOMINEES

Aisha: Chande Omar
Tanzania


Lamb: Yared Zeleke
Ethiopia

Outstanding Ensemble

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Emerging Filmmaker

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Breakthrough Performance, Female

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Independent Feature

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding World Cinema Motion Picture

WINNER

NOMINEES


Outstanding Breakthrough Performance, Male

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Motion Picture

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Voice Performance

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Actor, TV Movie or Limited Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Actress, TV Movie or Limited Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Supporting Actor, TV Movie or Limited Series

WINNER

NOMINEES





Outstanding Supporting Actress, TV Movie or Limited Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Director, TV Movie or Limited Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Screenplay/Writing, TV Movie or Limited Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Television Documentary or Special

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding TV Movie or Limited Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Black Reel Award for Television

Outstanding Actor, Drama Series

NOMINEES





Outstanding Actor, Comedy Series

NOMINEES





Outstanding Actress, Drama Series

NOMINEES





Outstanding Actress, Comedy Series

NOMINEES





Outstanding Supporting Actor, Drama Series

NOMINEES





Outstanding Supporting Actor, Comedy Series

NOMINEES





Outstanding Supporting Actress, Drama Series

NOMINEES





Outstanding Supporting Actress, Comedy Series

NOMINEES





Outstanding Directing, Drama Series

NOMINEES

This Is Us: George Tillman Jr.
For the episode "I Call Marriage"

Queen Sugar: Ava DuVernay
For the episode "First Things First"

The Get Down: Clark Johnson
For the episode "One by One, Into the Dark"

Luke Cage: Clark Johnson
For the episode "You Know My Steez"

Empire: Sanaa Hamri
For the episode "A Furnace for You"

Outstanding Directing, Comedy Series

NOMINEES

Black-ish: Kenya Barris
For the Episode "Lemons"

Atlanta: Donald Glover
For the episode "B.A.N."

Insecure: Debbie Allen
For the Episode "Guilty as F*ck"

Master of None: Melina Matsoukas
For the Episode "Thanksgiving"

Black-ish: Ken Whittingham
For the Episode "40 Acres and a Vote"

Outstanding Writing, Comedy Series

NOMINEES

Atlanta: Donald Glover
For the Episode "B.A.N."

Insecure: Issa Rae
For the Episode "Broken as F*ck"

Chewing Gum: Michaela Coel
For the Episode "Age Ain't Nothing But a Number"

Master of None: Aziz Ansari, Lena Waithe
For the Episode "Thanksgiving"

Black-ish: Kenya Barris
For the Episode "Lemons"

Outstanding Writing, Drama Series

NOMINEES

Queen Sugar: Ava DuVernay
For the episode "First Things First"

Empire: Diane Ademu-John, Eric Haywood
For the episode "Toll & Trouble, Pt. 1"

Luke Cage: Cheo Hodari Coker
For the episode "Moment of Truth"

How to Get Away with Murder: Angela Robinson
For the episode "There Are Worst Things Than Murder"

This Is Us: Aurin Squire
For the episode "The Right Thing to Do"

Outstanding Music (Comedy, Drama, Limited Series)

NOMINEES

The New Edition Story: Barry Cole (Music Supervisor)

Luke Cage: Adrian Younge (Composer), Ali Shaheed Muhammad (Composer), Gabe Hilfer (Music Supervisor), Season Kent (Music Supervisor)

Insecure: Raphael Saadiq (Composer), Kier Lehman (Music Supervisor), Solange Knowles (Music Consultant)

Atlanta: Ludwig Göransson (Composer), Donald Glover (Music Supervisor), Jen Malone (Music Supervisor)

Empire: Fil Eisler (Composer), Jennifer Ross (Music Supervisor)

Outstanding Guest Performer, Comedy Series

NOMINEES





Outstanding Comedy Series

NOMINEES

Atlanta: Alex Orr (Producer), Hiro Murai (Producer), Paul Simms (Executive Producer), Donald Glover (Executive Producer), Dianne McGunigle (Executive Producer)

Ballers: Karyn McCarthy (Producer), Bret Slater (Producer), Julian Farino (Executive Producer), Stephen Levinson (Executive Producer), Evan T. Reilly (Executive Producer), Peter Berg (Executive Producer), Rob Weiss (Executive Producer), Dany Garcia (Executive Producer), Denis Biggs (Executive Producer), Dwayne Johnson (Executive Producer), Mark Wahlberg (Executive Producer)

Black-ish: Lindsey Shockley (Producer), Peter Saji (Producer), Corey Nickerson (Executive Producer), Anthony Anderson (Executive Producer), Kenya Barris (Executive Producer), Laurence Fishburne (Executive Producer)

Chewing Gum: John Pocock (Producer), Michaela Coel (Producer), Kelly McGolpin (Producer), Nana Hughes (Executive Producer), Jon Rolph (Executive Producer)

Insecure: Amy Aniobi (Producer), Michael Rotenberg (Executive Producer), Larry Wilmore (Executive Producer), Dave Becky (Executive Producer), Jonathan Berry (Executive Producer), Melina Matsoukas (Executive Producer), Issa Rae (Executive Producer), Prentice Penny (Executive Producer)

Outstanding Drama Series

NOMINEES

Luke Cage: Aïda Mashaka Croal (Producer), Akela Cooper (Producer), Alison Engel (Executive Producer), Gail Barringer (Executive Producer), Joe Quesada (Executive Producer), Jeph Loeb (Executive Producer), Alan Fine (Executive Producer), Jim Chory (Executive Producer), Cindy Holland (Executive Producer), Dan Buckley (Executive Producer), Kris Henigman (Executive Producer), Stan Lee (Executive Producer), Charles Murray (Executive Producer), Cheo Hodari Coker (Executive Producer), Allie Goss (Executive Producer)

Power: Damione Macedon (Producer), Raphael Jackson Jr. (Producer), David Hopwood (Producer), Randall Emmett (Executive Producer), Karyn Smith-Forge (Executive Producer), Courtney Kemp Agboh (Executive Producer), 50 Cent (Executive Producer)

This Is Us: Vera Herbert (Producer), Bekah Brunstetter (Producer), Glenn Ficarra (Executive Producer), Dan Fogelman (Executive Producer), Charlie Gogolak (Executive Producer), John Requa (Executive Producer), Jess Rosenthal (Executive Producer), Donald Todd (Executive Producer)

Underground: W. Mark McNair (Executive Producer), Mike Jackson (Executive Producer), Ty Stiklorius (Executive Producer), Tory Tunnell (Executive Producer), Joe Pokaski (Executive Producer), Joby Harold (Executive Producer), Akiva Goldsman (Executive Producer), Misha Green (Executive Producer), John Legend (Executive Producer), Anthony Hemingway (Executive Producer)

Queen Sugar: Neema Barnette (Producer), Tina Mabry (Producer), Carla Gardini (Producer), Melissa Carter (Executive Producer), Oprah Winfrey (Executive Producer), Ava DuVernay (Executive Producer)

Outstanding Guest Performer, Drama Series

NOMINEES






Outstanding Actor, TV Movie or Limited Series

NOMINEES





Outstanding Actress, TV Movie or Limited Series

NOMINEES





Outstanding Supporting Actor, TV Movie or Limited Series

NOMINEES




Outstanding Supporting Actress, TV Movie or Limited Series

NOMINEES





Outstanding Directing, TV Movie or Limited Series

NOMINEES

American Crime: Victoria Mahoney
For the episode Season Three, Episode Three

American Crime: Tanya Hamilton
For the episode Season Three, Episode Five



Outstanding Writing, TV Movie or Limited Series

NOMINEES

Shots Fired: Gina Prince-Bythewood, Reggie Rock Bythewood
For the episode "Hour One: Pilot"

American Crime: John Ridley
For episode Season Three, Episode One

American Crime: Kirk A. Moore
For episode Season Three, Episode Seven


Outstanding Television Documentary or Special

NOMINEES




LA 92: T.J. Martin (Director), Daniel Lindsay (Director)

Rodney King: Spike Lee (Director)

Outstanding TV Movie or Limited Series

NOMINEES

American Crime: John Ridley (Executive Producer), Julie Hébert (Executive Producer)
For Season Three

Guerrilla: Yvonne Isimeme Ibazebo (Producer), Patrick Spence (Executive Producer), Michael J. McDonald (Executive Producer), Anne Mensah (Executive Producer), Katie Swinden (Executive Producer), Tracy Underwood (Executive Producer), Idris Elba (Executive Producer), John Ridley (Executive Producer)

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks: Kathryn Dean (Producer), Peter Macdissi (Executive Producer), Carla Gardini (Executive Producer), Lydia Dean Pilcher (Executive Producer), Alan Ball (Executive Producer), Oprah Winfrey (Executive Producer)

The New Edition Story: Brooke Payne (Producer), Chris Robinson (Executive Producer), Jesse Collins (Executive Producer), Debra Lee (Executive Producer), Stephen Hill (Executive Producer), Bobby Brown (Executive Producer), Johnny Gill (Executive Producer), Ricky Bell (Executive Producer), Ronnie DeVoe (Executive Producer), Michael Lamont Bivins (Executive Producer), Ralph Tresvant (Executive Producer)

Shots Fired: Gina Prince-Bythewood (Producer), Reggie Rock Bythewood (Executive Producer), Brian Grazer (Executive Producer), Francie Calfo (Executive Producer)

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