Monday, March 07, 2011

Sins of the Mother AKA Orange Mint and Honey wins NAACP Image Award!

Sins of the Mother, the Lifetime movie based on Orange Mint and Honey, picked up an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding TV Movie and Jill Scott won an award for Outstanding Actress in a TV Movie! Congrats to Jill, Nicole Beharie (who played Shay), Damon Lee (producer), Paul Kaufman (director)! Thanks to Lifetime for treating my book with such love and care!

Me and author Bernice McFadden at after party.
Me, author Rosalyn McMillan and Terry McMillan before awards.


LadyLee said...

Hoooorraaaay!!! *cartwheels* That is great, Botanical Chick!

Carleen Brice said...

Thanks Lee! You're sweet!

Tyhitia Green said...

Congratulations indeed, Carleen! Yay! :-D

Honestly, did you do a happy dance when no one was looking? ;-)

Carleen Brice said...

Tyhitia, I did a happy dance WHILE people were looking! LOL