Roy Wooden Jr. will host the 14th annual African American Movie Critics Affiliation (AAFCA) Awards, it was introduced Wednesday.
Of internet hosting, the comic and Emmy-nominated documentary producer, whose credit embrace The Impartial Floor and The Day by day Present with Trevor Noah, mentioned, “I’m honored to host the AAFCA Awards the place we are able to come collectively and have a good time the unimaginable movies and performances which have impressed and uplifted our group.”
“AAFCA is worked up to have the multi-talented Roy Wooden Jr. host the 14th version of the AAFCA Awards. Roy is without doubt one of the most electrifying comedic voices in our enterprise. He’s humorous, insightful and irreverent and we’re wanting ahead to a wonderful night of enjoyable and celebration,” AAFCA President/CEO Gil Robertson mentioned in a press release.
Wooden can be set to host the annual White Home Correspondents Dinner in April. The comic just lately starred in Paramount Photos’ Confess, Fletch, with different credit together with Solely Murders within the Constructing, Higher Name Saul, The Final O.G. and Area Power.
For this yr’s AAFCA Awards, The Girl King shall be honored for greatest image with Gina Prince-Bythewood for greatest director. Within the appearing classes, The Inspection star Jeremy Pope gained for greatest actor and Until star Danielle Deadwyler gained for greatest actress. Angela Bassett gained in one of the best supporting actress class for her function in Clean Panther: Wakanda Ceaselessly, with Brian Tyree Henry profitable for greatest supporting actor for Causeway.
Different winners embrace Rihanna’s “Raise Me Up” for greatest tune and Glass Onion: A Knives Out Thriller for greatest writing and greatest ensemble.
A full listing of winners set to be honored is on the market on AAFCA’s web site.
The AAFCA Awards will happen on March 1 on the Beverly Wilshire, a 4 Seasons Lodge in Beverly Hills.