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MAJOR ROUNDUP! 2015 NAACP Image Awards Red Carpet -- Tracee Ellis Ross, Kerry Washington, Gabby Union, Taraji Henson, And More

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The 46th Annual NAACP Image Awards brought out all the YBF stars we love Friday night at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium.  Get the MAJOR round up of over 70 red carpet pics inside..

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In one of the most glam red carpets of the season, all your faves took over the NAACP Image Awards.

The entire cast of "blackish" was on hand as Anthony Anderson was the host and the cast was up for a few awards.  Tracee Ellis Ross slayed the carpet in a white beaded gown that fit her curves like a glove.

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Somebody's been in the gym smashing those squats.  WORK.

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In one of our fave pics of the night, leading ladies Kerry Washington and Gabrielle Union posed it up together.  And we're loving all the support the ladies shared for each other Friday night.

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Kerry rocked a stunning red rosette lace Zuhair Murad gown paired with a Ferragamo clutch and Cathy Waterman jewels.  Makeup and hair on point as always, and she's totally glowing:

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The "Scandal" star was a nominee of the night, and made sure to snap cute pics with her on-screen dad who won an Award, Joe Morton aka Papa Pope.

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And we're not sure how this happened, by "Being Mary Jane" star Gabrielle Union rocked one of the most flawless faces we've seen from her.  And the blush cutout dress was delicious:

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She looked lie a total doll, and we love the look.

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Gabby posed it up ith "American Horror Story" star Angela Bassett...who served up Queen behavior Friday night.

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Is it possible to get hotter every year of your life?  Because Angela Bassett should really write a How-To book to teach the chil'ren.  The 56-year-old looked absolutely amazing in a black and gold glam gown by Xtreme.

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Taraji P. Henson walked home with the biggest award of the night--Entertainer of the Year.  And the red hot lady (wearing Edition by Georges Chakra) deserves every bit of it.  So does Cookie Lyon and her role in No Good Deed.

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Well, hello Teyonah Parris!  The "Survivor's Remorse" and Dear White People star definitely made a statement in her champagne gown with a chiffon overlay:

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And she knew it.  She's definitely one of our fave fresh YBF faces of the moment.

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And speaking of fresh faces, newcomer GuGu Mmbatha-Raw has taken Hollywood by storm this year with two major films--Belle and Beyond The Lights.  Both she and the films were all nominated.

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The kids from "blackish" give us cuteness overload every single time.

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Cutie Yara Shahidi, who is also rpper Nas' cousin, posed it up with her on-screen big brother Marcus Scribner.

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And we just want to put these two in our pocket!  Marsai Martin and Miles Brown got all dressed up for their big night.

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The kids' on screen grandpa Laurence Fishbourne hit the carpet with his actress wife Gina Torres.

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And it was a TV family affair.


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Speaking of tv families, "OITNB" star Uzo Aduba was up for an award, and her cast member Laverne Cox was right there to cheer her on.

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Laverne donned a regal custom eggplant-hue Gustavo Cadile gown with a Judith Leiber clutch. 

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And the reality stars even got their shine.  Well, actresses turned reality stars.  New "RHOA" star Demetria McKinney shared a few kisses with her man Roger Bobb.  Yep, he finally showed up to an event...and Demetria wanted y'all to know...he's HERS.

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With a flawless face and an intricate fabric mixing on her Cary Santiago gown that she paired with vintage jewels.  And we must say, she looked gorge.


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Black or White star Octavia Spencer did her usual simple dress for the occasion.

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Carmen Ejogo, who was up for an award for her role in Selma, killed this white cut-out dress look.  She's got two kids, two ex-husbands, and she's 42.  And in this dress, she's keeping folks on notice.

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White seemed to be the color of the night with former "Hollywood Exes" star Daphne Wayans hit the carpet in this beaded dress.

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Cutie Get On Up star Chadwick Boseman hit the carpet before presenting an award on stage.

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"Survivor's Remorse" stars, who play brother and sister on screen, Erica Ash and Jessie Usher posed it up.  Loves that show.


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Imani Hakim, the no-grown little sister from "Everybody Hates Chris", hit the carpet with a bang.  The 22-year-old is starring in the upcoming Chocolate City stripper flick where she'll play the lead character's girlfriend.

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The hilarious Keegan-Michael Key of Key & Peele hit the carpet solo before presenting


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"The Game' and "Born Again Virgin" star on TVOne Danielle Nicolet sparkled a bit.

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and her TVOne co-star. Eva Marcille, made a ballgown inspired entrance with the smallest bandeau top she could find for the carpet.


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Quvenzhané Wallis brightened up the carpet with her mom Qulyndreia Wallis.


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Singer Aloe Blacc brought his girlfriend along and said he wanted to get into more acting....so would chat up his fave actor Laurence Fishbourne.

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Toccara Jones is still looking great.

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"Being Mary Jane" star Raven Goodwin threw on a little velvet for the carpet.

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Shaun Robinson was on the carpet early as she was one of TVOne's red carpet correspondents.

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"BMJ, "Girlfriends" and "The Game" creator Mara Brock Akil looked oh so good.  This black Valentino dress was the perfect chic element for her look.   She paired it with a Kimberly McDonald clutch.

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"The Game" star Wendy Raquel Robinson had some fun on the carpet in her ethereal white strapless gown with a chiffon mermaid hem.

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"Resurrection" star Omar Epps made it an all-black night with wife Keisha Epps.

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Remember Stacy Francis?  Well, she's the newest member of "R&B Divas"...and this will be extremely interesting.....

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Her castmate Paula Jai White was also in the place Friday night.

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How gorgeous did Sharon Leal look in a cobalt blue strapless gown and silver metallic pumps?  She's starring in an original TV One movie with Larenz Tate called White Water airing soon.

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Speaking of Larenz, the "House of Lies" star posed it up with his wife Tomasina.

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Larenz's "House of Lies" co-star Glynn Turman was there as well with wife Jo-Ann.

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"Power" star Naturi Naughton also rocked a statement blue look Friday evening.And posed it up with her on-screen husband Omari Hardwick. Hey Mr. & Mrs. St. Patrick...

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Fancy was completely fancy Friday night ont he red carpet.  Garcelle Beauvais donned a colorful floral printed strapless gown for an effortlessly pretty look.

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"How To Get Away With Murder" stars Alfred Enoch and Aja Naomi King repped for the Shonda squad and won big.

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And "Grey's Anatomy" star Chandra Wilson also repped fo the Shondaland Squad.

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Actress Niecy Nash looked good in a little tulle fishtail.

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Tessa Thompson kept it sweet in a blush dress and nude pumps.


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The fellas were holding it down as well.  Common looked damn good as usual.

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Spike Lee nabbed the President's Award.

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Henry Simmons of "Sleepy Hollow" gave us that sultry glance.

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Singer Kem busted out his red dinner jacker satin jacket for the occasion.




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Tika Sumpter has been serving up the drama on OWN's The Haves and Have Nots.  And she served up spring sexy in this turquoise Roland Mouret dress wit a Halston clutch.  So sleek and pretty fo her.


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And Shemar Moore, who won the first award of the night, showed off his girlfriend Shauna in their first red carpet appearance together.  Sweet.

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Congrats to Common, Ava Duvernay, David Oyelowo and the whole cast for their big win for Selma.

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Fab times all around!


Photos: Rachel Murray/Getty, Aaron J. / RedCarpetImages.net



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