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Creed and Straight Outta Compton Win At All Def Movie Awards

February 25, 2016 | Posted by Joseph Lee

All Def Digital’s Russell Simmons created the All Def Movie Awards as a response to the “stunning lack of diversity” in Hollywood. The first edition of the event was held in Los Angeles last night. It was hosted by Chris Rock’s brother Tony. It will air on February 28 on Fusion this Sunday, opposite the Academy Awards. Here are the winners:

Best Picture
Straight Outta Compton
Accepted by Ice Cube and O’Shea Jackson Jr.

Best Actress
Sanaa Lathan – The Perfect Guy

Best Actor
Michael B. Jordan – Creed

Best Director
Ryan Coogler – Creed

Lifetime Achievement Award
Will Smith
Presented by Tyrese Gibson

Vanguard Award
Norman Lear
Presented by Jerrod Carmichael

Best Helpful White Person
Christoph Waltz
(Accepted by Robin Thicke, who accepted “on behalf of all White People”)

Best Bad Muh Fu$&a Award
Denzel Washington

Most Quoted Movie
Friday
Presented to Ice Cube

Best Black Survivor in a Movie
Ice Cube as Danny Rich in Anaconda
presented by Gary Owen

Most Likely to Steal Your Girl Award
Amber Rose

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter