NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series

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The NAACP Image Award winners for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series:

(Prior to 1995, this category was called "Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series, Mini-Series or Television Movie.")


Winners& Nominees[edit]

Year Actress Television Series Nominees
1988 Cicely Tyson Samaritan: The Mitch Snyder Story
1989 Alfre Woodard Unnatural Causes
1990 Alfre Woodard Mandela
1991  ? ?
1992 Alfre Woodard A Mother's Courage: The Mary Thomas Story
1993 Lynn Whitfield The Josephine Baker Story
1994
1995 Regina Taylor I'll Fly Away
1996 Della Reese Touched by an Angel Vanessa Bell Calloway-"Under One Roof"
Victoria Rowell-"Diagnosis Murder"
Cicely Tyson-"Sweet Justice"
Cree Summer-"Sweet Justice"
1997 Della Reese Touched by an Angel Lauren Velez-"New York Undercover"
S. Epatha Merkerson-"Law & Order"
Gloria Reuben-"E.R."
Vanessa A. Williams-"Chicago Hope"
1998 Della Reese Touched by an Angel Shari Headley-"413 Hope St."
S. Epatha Merkerson-"Law & Order"
Vanessa Bell Calloway-"Orleans"
Lauren Velez-"New York Undercover"
1999 Della Reese Touched by an Angel Victoria Rowell-"Diagnosis Murder"
Rita Moreno-"Oz"
Lorraine Toussaint-"Any Day Now"
S. Epatha Merkerson-"Law & Order"
2000 Della Reese Touched by an Angel Victoria Rowell-"Diagnosis Murder"
Michael Michele-"Homicide: Life on the Streets"
Rita Moreno-"Oz"
Lorraine Toussaint-"Any Day Now"
2001 Della Reese Touched by an Angel Nicole Ari Parker-"Soul Food"
S. Epatha Merkerson-"Law & Order"
Lorraine Toussain-"Any Day Now"
Vanessa A. Williams-"Soul Food"
2002 Della Reese Touched by an Angel Nicole Ari Parker-"Soul Food"
Loretta Devine-"Boston Public"
Tangi Miller-"Felicity"
Loretta Devine-"Boston Public"
2003 Vanessa A. Williams Soul Food CCH Pounder-"The Shield"
Malinda Williams-"Soul Food"
Lorraine Toussaint-"Any Day Now"
Nicole Ari Parker-"Soul Food"
2004 Nia Long Third Watch Vanessa A. Williams-"Soul Food"
Nicole Ari Parker-"Soul Food"
Malinda Williams-"Soul Food"
CCH Pounder-"The Shield"
2005 Nia Long Third Watch Vanessa A. Williams-"Soul Food"
Nicole Ari Parker-"Soul Food"
Malinda Williams-"Soul Food"
Vivica A. Fox-"1-800 Missing"
2006 Vivica A. Fox Missing Kimberly Elise-"Close to Home"
Marianne Jean-Baptiste-"Without a Trace"
Khandi Alexander-"CSI: Miami"
CCH Pounder-"The Shield"
2007 Kimberly Elise Close to Home CCH Pounder-"The Shield"
Regina Taylor-"The Unit"
Jennifer Beals-"The L Word"
Roselyn Sanchez-"Without a Trace"
2008 Regina Taylor The Unit Jennifer Beals-"The L Word"
CCH Pounder-"The Shield"
Nicki Micheaux-"Lincoln Heights"
Wendy Davis-"Army Wives"
2009 Chandra Wilson Grey's Anatomy CCH Pounder-"The Shield"
Nicki Micheaux-"Lincoln Heights"
Wendy Davis-"Army Wives"
Loretta Devine-"Eli Stone"
2010 Jada Pinkett Smith HawthoRNe Sandra Oh-"Grey's Anatomy"
Regina King-"Southland"
Jill Scott-"The Ladies No. Detective Agency"
Chandra Wilson-"Grey's Anatomy"
2011 Regina King Southland Gugu Mbatha-Raw-"Undercovers"
Jada Pinkett Smith-"HawthoRNe"
Chandra Wilson-"Grey's Anatomy"
Wendy Davis-"Army Wives"
2012 Regina King Southland Sandra Oh-"Grey's Anatomy"
Taraji P. Henson-"Person of Interest"
Khandi Alexander-"Treme"
Chandra Wilson-"Grey's Anatomy"
2013 Kerry Washington Scandal Sandra Oh-"Grey's Anatomy"
Regina King-"Southland"
Khandi Alexander-"Treme"
Chandra Wilson-"Grey's Anatomy"
2014 Kerry Washington Scandal Nicole Beharie-"Sleepy Hollow"
Regina King-"Southland"
Khandi Alexander-"Treme"
Chandra Wilson-"Grey's Anatomy"
2015 Viola Davis How to Get Away with Murder Nicole Beharie-"Sleepy Hollow"
Octavia Spencer-"Red Band Society"
Kerry Washington-"Scandal"
Gabrielle Union-"Being Mary Jane"

Multiple Wins and Nominations[edit]