Hip-Hop Hollywood caught up with Diggs after he announced the Screen Actor’s Guild award nominees this morning–two of which are Denzel Washington for his role in Flight and Alfre Woodard for her role in the remake of Steel Magnolias. Diggs revealed a bit of information on the Best Man sequel. The movie is slated for a definite release, and the full cast will be returning for the film.
Kurt Carr will be the recipient of this year’s James Cleveland Lifetime Achievement Award. Bishop TD Jakes will receive the Thomas A. Dorsey Most Notable Achievement Award and Inez Andrews has been named the recipient of the Ambassador Dr. Bobby Jones Legends Award.
Highlight of Top Nominees:
Mary Mary – Total Nominations 9 Group/Duo of the Year, Song of the Year, Contemporary Group/Duo of the Year, Contemporary CD of the Year, Urban Inspirational Single or Performance, Special Event CD of the Year, Producer of the Year, Music Video of the Year and Recorded Music Packaging of the Year
Charles Jenkins & Fellowship Chicago – Total Nominations 8 Artist of the Year, New Artist of the Year, CD of the Year, Choir of the Year, Song of the Year, Traditional CD of the Year, Traditional Choir of the Year and Pre-Recorded Music Packaging.