NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Drama Series

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The NAACP Image Award winners for Outstanding Drama Series:

(Prior to 1995, the award was for "Outstanding Drama Series, Mini-Series or Television Movie")

Year Television Series
1991 The Women of Brewster Place
1992 In the Heat of the Night
1993 In the Heat of the Night
1994 I'll Fly Away
1995 I'll Fly Away
1996 New York Undercover
1997 New York Undercover
1998 Touched by an Angel
1999 Touched by an Angel
2000 Touched by an Angel
2001 City of Angels
2002 Soul Food
2003 Soul Food
2004 Soul Food
2005 Law & Order
2006 Grey's Anatomy
2007 Grey's Anatomy
2008 Grey's Anatomy
2009 Grey's Anatomy
2010 Lincoln Heights
2011 Grey's Anatomy
2012 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
2013 Scandal

Facts & Stats[edit]

These stats represent the drama series with the most nominations and wins as of 2012 ceremony.

  • Total Wins:
Rank 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
Artist "Grey's Anatomy" "Touched by an Angel" "Soul Food"
"New York Undercover"
"E.R." "I'll Fly Away"
Total Wins 17 wins 13 wins 7 wins 6 wins 5 wins
  • Most Nominations
  • In 2012, "Grey's Anatomy" official became the most nominated Drama Series in Image Award history with 35 nominations.
Rank 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
Artist "Grey's Anatomy" "E.R." "Soul Food" "Law & Order" "Touched by an Angel"
Total Nominations 41 nominations 34 nominations 30 nominations 23 nominations 17 nominations
  • Multiple Nominations: This is the total nominations for each series that has earn more than one nomination.


  • 2 nominations
    • "Boardwalk Empire"
    • "K-Ville"
    • "Commander & Chief"
    • "Kevin Hill" 1 win
    • "Lost" 1 win
    • "Under One Roof"
    • "Undercovers"
    • "In the Heat of the Night" 2 wins
    • "Nurse Jackie"
    • "The First Family"
    • "House of Lies"


  • 3 nominations
    • "Scandal" 2 wins
    • "The Good Wife" (1 win)
    • "The Ladies No. 1 Detective Agency"
    • "Cold Case" (1 wins)
    • "Gideon's Crossing"
    • "413 Hope St."
    • "Army Wives"
    • "Close to Home" 1 win
    • "Men of a Certain Age" 1 win
    • "In Treatment"


  • 4 nominations
    • "Heroes"
    • "N.Y.P.D. Blue"
    • "Third Watch" 3 wins
    • "NCIS: Los Angeles" (3 wins)


  • 5 nominations
    • "HawthoRNe" (1 win)
    • "CSI: Miami" (1 win)
    • "City of Angels" (3 wins)
    • "I'll Fly Away" 5 wins
    • "The L Word"
    • "Without a Trace"


  • 6 nominations
    • "True Blood"
    • "Ally McBeal"
    • "Chicago Hope"


  • 7 nominations
    • "24"
    • "Any Day Now"
    • "Oz"
    • "The Shield"


  • 8 nominations
    • "The Unit" (1 win)
    • "Southland" (3 wins)


  • 9 nominations
    • "Boston Public" (3 wins)
    • "A Different World" (9 wins)
    • "CSI: New York" (3 wins)
    • "Private Practice" 2 wins


  • 11 nominations
    • "Lincoln Heights" (2 wins)
    • "The Practice" (1 win)


  • 12 nominations
    • "House" (3 wins)


*13 nominations

    • "Law & Order: SVU" (3 wins)


  • 15 nominations
    • "The Wire"
    • "Homicide: Life on the Streets"
    • "New York Undercover" 7 wins


  • 17 nominations
    • "Touched by an Angel" (13 wins)


  • 23 Nominations
    • "Law & Order" (4 wins)


  • 30 nominations
    • "Soul Food" (7 wins)


  • 34 nominations
    • "E.R." (6 wins)


  • 41 nominations
    • "Grey's Anatomy" (17 wins)