The NAACP has fought against negative portrayals of people of color in film and television since "Birth of A Nation" in 1915.
Today the NAACP Hollywood Bureau is a satellite of the National office that deals with issues of diversity programming and minority employment in Hollywood, and oversees the production of the NAACP Image Awards.
The 45th NAACP Image Awards celebrated some of the world's most talented artists Feb. 22. Many celebrities shared their experience on social media during the event.
This Sunday's live broadcast of the Oscars will include some of the most diverse nominees--including some NAACP Image Awards winners.
Two industry veterans are set to executive produce the 45th NAACP Image Awards.
The 45th NAACP Image Awards received an unprecedented amount of submissions this year.