*The first-ever All Def Movie Awards, created by Russell Simmons in the wake of #OscarsSoWhite, handed out its honors Wednesday night in a ceremony hosted by Tony Rock (the brother of Oscar host Chris Rock), and scheduled to air Sunday, Feb. 28 on Fusion (opposite the Oscar telecast on ABC.)
“Straight Outta Compton” won the top award for best picture, beating nominees “Beasts of No Nation,” “Chi-raq,” “Concussion” “Creed” and “Dope.”
“Creed” earned a best actor award for Michael B Jordan, and best director for Ryan Coogler. Sanaa Lathan picked up best actress for “The Perfect Guy.” Will Smith received the Lifetime Achievement Award and Norman Lear the Vanguard Award.
Peep red carpet pics and the full list of All Def Movie Awards winners below:
Straight Outta Compton
Accepted by Ice Cube and O’Shea Jackson Jr.
Sanaa Lathan – The Perfect Guy
Michael B. Jordan – Creed
Ryan Coogler – Creed
Lifetime Achievement Award
Presented by Tyrese Gibson
Presented by Jerrod Carmichael
Best Helpful White Person
(Accepted by Robin Thicke, who accepted “on behalf of all White People”)