By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A movie that was filmed in Pittsburgh has been nominated for nine NAACP Image Awards.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Weather: Cloudy Conditions Ahead Of Overnight Storm Chances
Ma Rainey’s “Black Bottom” is based on a play written by August Wilson.READ MORE: Many People Left Waiting For Payments From IRS For Tax Refunds, Stimulus Checks, Child Tax Credits
Among the nominations is one for Outstanding Motion Picture.
Black Bottom starred the late Chadwick Boseman in what ended up being his final role.MORE NEWS: Health Experts Optimistic Latest COVID-19 Surge Could Soon Subside
He earned two of the nominations.