Vanessa Williams won the nod for Best Supporting Actress in A Comedy for "Ugly Betty" at the 38th annual NAACP Image Awards, held Friday March 2, 2007.
Winners of the 38th annual NAACP Image Awards have been unveiled Friday March 2nd in an awards show hosted by rapper LL Cool J. There are five award categories and here we bring you list of winners of the Television and Special awards.
A Grammy and Tony Award nominated American R&B/Pop/theatrical singer and actress, Vanessa Williams has been bestowed the award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in A Comedy for "Ugly Betty," which during the event won the Outstanding Television Comedy Series award. Winning the Outstanding Supporting Actor in A Comedy Series award, in the meantime, is Reggie Hayes for his role of attorney William Dent on the CW sitcom, "Girlfriends."
Isaiah Washington, additionally, also is a winner, brings home the Outstanding Actor in A Drama Series award for "Grey's Anatomy". Chandra Wilson, one of the stars from "Grey's"' camp also is a champion, named Outstanding Supporting Actress in A Drama Series. The rest of the winners include Kimberly Elise who wins the award for Outstanding Actress in Drama Series for "Close to Home", Omar Epps named Outstanding Supporting Actor in A Drama Series for "House", and Sophie Okonedo wins the Outstanding Actress in A TV Movie, Miniseries or Dramatic Special for "Tsunami, The Aftermath."
As of the Special awards, the winners include Bill Cosby who's been inducted into the NAACP Image Awards Hall of Fame, and Bono of Irish rock band U2 who's been handed the Chairman's Award. Read the overall winners at naacpimageawards.net .