Biopic RAY picked up four prizes at the NAACP IMAGE AWARDS in Los Angeles last night (19MAR05), including the Outstanding Actor prize for its star JAMIE FOXX.
The life story of late R+B musician Ray Charles was also named Outstanding Movie, while Kerry Washington and Regina King won the Outstanding Actress and Supporting Actress awards respectively for their roles in the film.
Morgan Freeman won the Supporting Actor award for his role in CLINT EASTWOOD's Million Dollar Baby at the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF COLORED PEOPLE ceremony, which was hosted by Chris Tucker.
Destiny's Child won the award for Outstanding Duo Or Group for their DESTINY FULFILLED disc.
Music legend Prince received the honorary Vanguard Award, given to those whose work "increases our understanding and awareness of racial and social issues".20/03/2005 21:35
There's already an Oscars buzz surrounding this movie.