On the comedy side, HBO’s Insecure also netted eight nods, while creator and star Issa Rae by herself amassed four (including two for writing and one as an Entertainer of the Year contender). Only Mary J. Blige and Jay-Z earned more individual noms, with five each.
Fox’s Empire and ABC’s black-ish each netted six nominations.
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The NAACP Image Awards, which celebrate the accomplishments of people of color in the fields of television,