The 51st Annual NAACP Image Awards showed the love to Ava DuVernay's When They See Us by awarding the drama three NAACP Image Awards.
The limited series won the following catergories:
Outstanding Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special.
Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special: Jharrel Jerome.
Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special: Niecy Nash.
Via Twitter Ava DuVernay responded to the wins:
Congratulations to these two supernovas on their NAACP Image Awards wins tonight! Much love the whole WHEN THEY SEE US family! pic.twitter.com/TlyyBZEKIn— Ava DuVernay (@ava) February 22, 2020
On behalf of all involved in this series, we thank the NAACP Image Awards for this honor. https://t.co/g9KRNgXSYp— Ava DuVernay (@ava) February 22, 2020