The ‘NAACP Image Awards‘ will be Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s first major Hollywood appearance on Saturday. Presidential Awards have given out to recognise exceptional achievement and distinguished public service.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are in the running to receive this exceptional honour. Muhammad Ali, Jesse Jackson, Colin Powell, Condoleezza Rice, LeBron James and Rihanna have all received the award in the past.
They have sponsored efforts to combat the COVID-19 epidemic and focused their attention on the Black Lives Matter movement. Their struggle for racial justice through their Archewell Foundation, which has formed in 2020 have also included.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex said in a statement that it has a genuine pleasure to recognised by NAACP President. The NAACP work to advance racial justice and civil rights are as relevant today as they were nearly 115 years ago. As part of the NAACP Image Awards, Dr. Noble will receive the newly founded annual NAACP-Archewell Digital Civil Rights Award.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will make their Hollywood appearance at 8PM ET on February 26. The 53rd NAACP Image Awards will be broadcast live on BET. Whereas, Kerry Washington, Issa Rae, LL Cool J, Samuel L Jackson, Tiffany Haddish and Zendaya will perform.