‘Dolemite Is My Name’ and ‘Us’ also picked up awards Sunday night.
The winners will be announced during a live broadcast on Saturday, February 22.
Legendary comedian is working on new jokes to take out on the road.
The Eddie Murphy-led biopic is based on the life of comedian Rudy Ray Moore.
Wesley Snipes, Mike Epps, Craig Robinson, Tituss Burgess, Keegan-Michael Key, Luenell co-star in the Netflix comedy.
Biopic focuses on Rudy Ray Moore, who made the blaxploitation film “Dolemite.”