Here is the list of winners from the 15th annual “BET Awards,” which was hosted by Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross, and aired live from the Microsoft Theatre at L.A. LIVE, last night, Sunday, June 28, 2015.
Of note, specific to this blog’s core focus, Best Actress went to Taraji P. Henson (for “No Good Deed,” “Think Like a Man Too,” and “From the Rough”); Best Actor went to her “Empire” co-star Terrence Howard (for “St. Vincent,” “Lullaby” and “Sabotage”). And Best Movie went to “Selma.”
The “BET Awards” 2015 will premiere around the world on BET’s international network on Tuesday, June 30 at 9pm BST / 10pm CAT and will air live on MTV Australia for the very first time (check local listings).
In the USA, encore viewings of the show will air on BET on: Monday, June 29 at 8 pm EST and Tuesday, June 30 at 4:30 pm EST.
The full list of winners follows below:
Best Female R&B/Pop Artist
Best Male R&B/Pop Artist
Common & John Legend, “Glory” from the Motion Picture Selma
Best Male Hip Hop Artist
Best Female Hip Hop Artist
Video of the Year
Video Director of the Year
Beyoncé, Ed Burke & Todd Tourso
Best New Artist
Best Gospel Artist
Taraji P. Henson, “No Good Deed/Think Like a Man Too/From the Rough”
Terrence Howard, “St. Vincent/Lullaby/Sabotage”
Subway Sportswoman of the Year
Subway Sportsman of the Year
Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award
Nicki Minaj ft. Drake, Lil Wayne, Chris Brown “Only”
McDonald’s I’m Lovin’ It Award
Best International Act: Africa
Best International Act: UK