Awards for 1998

Image Award

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Actor in a Daytime Drama Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Youth Actor/Actress

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Lead Actor in a Motion Picture

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Lead Actress in a Motion Picture

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Variety Series/Special

WINNER

Sinbad's Summer Jam III: '70s Soul Music Festival

NOMINEES

Unplugged
For episode with guests Babyface & Friends.


The 1997 Essence Awards

Outstanding Performance in a Youth or Children's Series/Special

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Performance in a Variety Series/Special

WINNER

The 1997 Essence Awards: "God's Property", Kirk Franklin

NOMINEES


Sinbad's Summer Jam III: '70s Soul Music Festival: Sinbad

Tina Turner's Wildest Dreams Concert: Tina Turner

Classic Whitney: Live from Washington, D.C.: Whitney Houston

Outstanding Comedy Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Daytime Drama Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Drama Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding News, Talk or Information Series

WINNER

The Oprah Winfrey Show
For Oprah's Book Club Dinner with Maya Angelou.

NOMINEES

48 Hours
For the feature "When We Were Kings".

ABC News Nightline
For episode "America in Black and White".

America's Black Forum
For the segment "Racism From Within".

Public Eye with Bryant Gumbel
For the episode with Sergeant Major Gene McKinney.

Outstanding Motion Picture

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding News, Talk or Information Special

WINNER

Dinner with Oprah: A Lifetime Exclusive - Toni Morrison

NOMINEES

Are You Black, White or What?

Biography
For episode "Cinque--Freedom Fighter".


When We Were Kings
For the MTV broadcast.

Outstanding Youth or Children's Series/Special

WINNER

Teen Summit
For episode "Don't Kid Yourself: Teen Pregnancy Is No Joke".

NOMINEES

Biography for Kids
For episode "Rosa Parks".

Gullah, Gullah Island
For the Christmas Show.

Reading Rainbow
For episode "Hip Cat".

Sesame Street
For episode "Two of the Greatest African-Americans I Know - My Grandparents".

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Television Movie or Mini-Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Lead Actress in a Television Movie or Mini-Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Television Movie or Mini-Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Special Award

Entertainer of the Year

WINNER

Hall of Fame

WINNER

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