The “Abbott Elementary” forged took a subject journey to the 2023 NAACP Picture Awards, the place they completely rocked the pink carpet. Quinta Brunson, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Janelle James, Tyler James Williams, Lisa Ann Walter, Chris Perfetti, and William Stanford Davis had been all in attendance to have a good time the present’s large wins.
Brunson received greatest lead actress in a comedy sequence and breakthrough artistic in tv, whereas her castmates Williams and James nabbed greatest supporting actor and actress in a comedy sequence, respectively. The present additionally took residence greatest comedy sequence. Moreover, Ralph and James teamed as much as hand out the primary award of the night, greatest lead actor in a drama sequence. Ralph used the second to announce to the “younger, wealthy males” within the viewers that her daughter, Ivy-Victoria Maurice, remains to be single.
Whereas she was strolling the pink carpet, Brunson shared with Leisure Tonight why she’s particularly happy with “Abbott Elementary” for receiving accolades from the NAACP. “It means the world to me,” the actress mentioned. “I created ‘Abbott’ to be accessible to any and each one, nonetheless on the root of that’s having the reality of our tales. Now, if I made a present that Black individuals did not like [but] everybody else did, I’d really feel like I’d not have finished my job as a creator in bringing my experience, my information, my love of our individuals and tradition to the mission. So, for the NAACP to not solely like see us, however acknowledge us and embrace us within the celebration, that is among the most fulfilling issues I believe that has occurred to me this yr. As a result of I really like us, and I’m completely satisfied they know that.”
Try the gallery forward to see photographs of the “Abbott Elementary” forged strolling the NAACP Awards pink carpet.