Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson received the Entertainer of the Year Award at this month’s NAACP Image Awards. Johnson beat out Beyoncé, Viola Davis, Regina King and Chance the Rapper. The actor and former WWE champ most recently was a lead voice in Disney’s “Moana” and stars in the HBO series “Ballers.’’ For more on the awards, visit www.home.naacpimageawards.net. Above, he’s shown at the premiere of “Moana’’ in November in Los Angeles.
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ABC has cast its first Black lead to front “The Bachelorette.” Rachel Lindsay, a Texas attorney who is currently a contestant on “The Bachelor,” has been tapped as “The Bachelorette’’ for the 13th season. The series premieres May 22. (ABC NEWS)