Precious Tops NAACP Image Awards
“Precious got nominated for eight awards by the 41st NAACP Image Awards. It got “best film” and “best director” for Lee Daniels, “best actress” for Gabourey Sidibe. Mo’Nique, Mariah Carey, Paula Patton and Lenny Kravitz got nominations for their supporting roles. In addition, Geoffrey Fletcher also got a nomination for the screenplay.
The winners will be announced during a two-hour telecast on Fox on Feb. 26.