NAACP Image Awards: ‘Red Table Talk’ Wins Best Talk Series on Night 3

Red Table Talk (Credit: Facebook Watch)

Trevor Noah, Maya Rudolph, and the hosts of Red Table Talk picked up awards on the third night of the non-televised portion of the 53rd NAACP Image Awards.

The winners included Jada Pinkett Smith, Adrienne Banfield-Norris, Willow Smith (Red Table Talk) for outstanding host in a talk or news/information (series or special) – individual or ensemble. Trevor Noah won for outstanding host in a reality/reality competition, game show or variety (series or special) – individual or ensemble, and Maya Rudolph won for outstanding guest performance (Saturday Night Live).

Joy Reid’s The ReidOut was selected as the honoree for outstanding news/information (series or special).

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The week-long virtual awards run from Feb. 21-25, honoring outstanding achievements and performances of people of color across more than 80 competitive categories. They can be seen at and the Image Awards YouTube channel.

The non-televised awards program is hosted nightly by actor and comedian Affion Crockett.

The televised show will be hosted by seven-time NAACP Image Awards winner Anthony Anderson. The telecast airs on Saturday, Feb. 26 at 8:00 PM ET/ 5:00 PM PT on BET. Mary J. Blige will be the featured performer during the televised show.

Read the full list of night 3 winners below:

Outstanding Talk Series
“Red Table Talk”

Outstanding Host in a Talk or News/Information (Series or Special) – Individual or Ensemble
Jada Pinkett Smith, Adrienne Banfield-Norris, Willow Smith – “Red Table Talk”

Outstanding Reality Program/Reality Competition Series
“Wild ‘n Out”

Outstanding Host in a Reality/Reality Competition, Game Show or Variety (Series or Special) – Individual or Ensemble
Trevor Noah- “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah”

Outstanding Variety or Game Show (Series or Special)
“The Daily Show with Trevor Noah”

Outstanding News/Information (Series or Special)
“The ReidOut”

Outstanding Documentary (Television)
“High on the Hog: How African American Cuisine Transformed America”

Outstanding Children’s Program
“Family Reunion”

Outstanding Animated Series
“We The People”

Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance (Television)
Cree Summer- “Rugrats”

Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance – Motion Picture
Letitia Wright- “Sing 2”

Outstanding Breakthrough Performance in a Motion Picture
Danny Boyd Jr.- “Bruised”

Outstanding Breakthrough Creative (Motion Picture)
Jeymes Samuel- “The Harder They Fall”

Outstanding Ensemble Cast in a Motion Picture
“The Harder They Fall”

Outstanding International Motion Picture
7 Prisoners

Outstanding Guest Performance
Maya Rudolph- “Saturday Night Live”

Special Award: Roy Wilkins Civil Rights Award
The Mexican American Legislative Caucus, Texas House Democratic Caucus, and Texas Legislative Black Caucus