NEW YORK, NY, UNITED STATES, April 14, 2021 / — The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC), the premier group specializing in cultural variety, fairness, and inclusion within the media and leisure business, immediately introduced the winners of its twenty seventh annual Vision Awards. These awards honor programming that displays the lives, spirit, and contributions of individuals of colour that mirror the varied composition of the viewing viewers. Presented by means of a web-based format, profitable applications are showcased on the 2021 NAMIC Vision Awards Winners Gallery at

NAMIC issued a complete of 18 Vision Awards for networks and distributors. HBO and HBO Max led the honors with 5 awards for the fifth consecutive yr for its applications: Lovecraft Country; The Shop: Uninterrupted; HA Festival: The Art of Comedy; Insecure; and a greatest efficiency award for Insecure’s Issa Rae. NCS adopted with three awards, whereas NBC News and Lifetime each picked up two Vision Awards.

“Programmers and storytellers playing a pivotal role in helping create a just and equitable society, where messages of diversity and inclusion prevail,” stated A. Shuanise Washington, president and CEO, NAMIC. “We congratulate all the Vision Awards winners and thank them for their important and meaningful work.”

This yr’s Vision Awards winners are:


Doc McStuffins – Disney Junior

Awards & Honors

NCS Heroes: An All-Star Tribute – NCS

Best Performance – Comedy

Issa Rae: Insecure – HBO

Best Performance – Drama

Aunjanue Ellis: The Clark Sisters: First Ladies of Gospel – Lifetime


Coming Together: Standing Up to Racism (NCS & Sesame Street) – NCS


Insecure – HBO

Digital Media – Short Form

Movements That Transformed Our World: The March Continues – NBC News Digital


Blackfeet Boxing: Not Invisible – ESPN


Lovecraft Country – HBO

Foreign Language

En la Línea: Latinoamérica – Discovery Networks Latin America / US Hispanic


Turkey Day Sunny’s Way – Food Network

News/Informational (tie)

NBC News Primetime Special: America in Crisis – NBC News

VICE News Tonight: Underlying Conditions: Coronavirus Devastates Navajo Nation – VICE Media Group

Original Movie or Special

The Clark Sisters: First Ladies of Gospel – Lifetime


Made from Scratch – Fuse

Reality – Social Issues

United Shades of America with W. Kamau Bell – NCS


The Shop: Uninterrupted – HBO

Variety/Talk Show

HA Festival: The Art of Comedy – HBO Max

Each yr, submissions for the Vision Awards are reviewed by an esteemed panel of judges comprised of media and leisure business executives. Broadcast and cable networks, cable operators, and syndicators of this content material have been eligible to use. Video on Demand content material produced by cable and/or broadcast corporations for internet or cell digital platforms have been additionally eligible.

For extra data, or to view the 2021 NAMIC Vision Awards winners gallery, go to

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NAMIC (National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications) is the premier group specializing in cultural variety, fairness and inclusion within the media and leisure business. More than 4,000 professionals belong to a community of 18 chapters nationwide. Through initiatives that help management growth, advocacy and empowerment, NAMIC collaborates with business companions to develop and nurture a workforce that displays the cultural richness of the American inhabitants. For extra data, please go to or observe @NAMICNational on Twitter.

Lisa Fels Davitt
Succession Communications
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