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#SceneGems: Black Creativity Continues with #ABFFHonors

We’ve been applauding #BlackCreativity throughout 2016 and the celebration continues as we approach the broadcast of the American Black Film Festival Honors!

Fresh off of a melanin high from the Black talent that earned Oscar noms, #ABFFHonors, airing on BET, is sure to keep our energy flowing as we unite to salute excellence in film and television and its impact on American entertainment.

Actress Regina Hall is sure to keep us laughing and quite entertained as she takes on hosting duties for the annual celebration.

Categories for the award ceremony include, “Movie of The Year” which focuses its lens on projects that touched on political, social and economic issues. “Television of the Year” nominees showcase the smart, funny and authentic.

A list of full nominees below.

“Movie of the Year”

THE BIRTH OF A NATION (Fox Searchlight)
FENCES (Paramount)
HIDDEN FIGURES (20th Century Fox)
MOONLIGHT (A24)
QUEEN OF KATWE (The Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)

“Television Show of the Year”

ATLANTA (FX)
BLACK-ish (ABC)
INSECURE (HBO)
POWER (STARZ)
QUEEN SUGAR (OWN)

Watch on BET Wednesday, February 22 at 8:00PM ET!