Actress Lynn Whitfield, took home an award for Actress in a Supporting Role at Tuesday nights, Gracie Awards in L.A. for her role as Lady Mae Greenleaf on OWN’s hit church drama Greenleaf.
Ms. Whitfield accepted the Actress in a Supporting Role Drama award from Underground actress, Jurnee Smollett-Bell during the Awards Gala at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel
The Gracie Awards recognize exemplary programming created by women, for women and about women in all facets of media and entertainment. They also acknowledge the individuals who have made inspirational contributions to the industry.
Named after the late Gracie Allen, the Gracie Awards acknowledge outstanding team leadership and individual achievement. The Gracies focus on women who are making positive change and who further the discussion of what a fulfilling career in media looks like.