WarnerMedia Nabs 30 Nominations for the 27th Annual NAMIC Vision Awards

WarnerMedia’s CNN, HBO, HBO Max, Turner Classic Movies, Warner Bros. Television and more nominated in 15 categories

March 16, 2021 10:02 AM Eastern Daylight Time

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NAMIC announced its nominees for the 27th Annual Vision Awards, which honors inclusive programming mirroring the lives, spirit and contributions of people of color in their diverse viewing audiences. Brands across WarnerMedia’s portfolio like CNN, HBO Max, Turner Classic Movies, Turner Sports, Warner Bros. Television and more were represented in 15 different categories nabbing 30 nominations. Both HBO and TBS dominated “Best Comedy Performance” scoring all the nominations within that category.

This year’s Vision Award winners will be announced in April. See the full list of WarnerMedia’s award nominations below:


Awards & Honors: 
CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute (CNN)

Best Performance – Comedy: 
Jay Ellis: Insecure (HBO) 
Issa Rae: Insecure (HBO) 
Michaela Coel: I May Destroy You (HBO ) 
Tracy Morgan: The Last O.G. (TBS) 
Yvonne Orji: Insecure (HBO)

Best Performance – Drama: 
Jonathan Majors: Lovecraft Country (HBO | Warner Bros. Television) 
Jurnee Smollett: Lovecraft Country (HBO | Warner Bros. Television)

Coming Together: Standing Up to Racism (CNN & Sesame Street) (CNN) 
We Are the Dream: The Kids of the Oakland MLK Oratorical Fest (HBO)

Betty (HBO) 
I May Destroy You (HBO) 
Insecure (HBO) 
The Last O.G. (TBS)

Digital Media – Short Form: 
African Voices: Miss Universe (CNN) 
Blackface and Hollywood: A TCM Original Production(Turner Classic Movies)

First Ladies: Michelle Obama (CNN)

All Rise (Warner Bros. Television) 
Lovecraft Country (HBO | Warner Bros. Television)

Foreign Language: 
Veneno (HBO Max)

Seeing America with Megan Rapinoe (HBO)

Original Movie or Special: 
Between the World and Me (HBO)

We’re Here (HBO)

Reality – Social Issues: 
United Shades of America with W. Kamau Bell (CNN)

Field of Dreams…Deferred (Turner Sports) 
Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel (HBO) 
The Shop: Uninterrupted (HBO)

Variety/Talk Show:
HA Festival: The Art of Comedy (HBO Max)
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Reunion (HBO Max)
Yvonne Orji: Momma, I Made It! (HBO)