Announcer Dave Fennoy will be the voice of the 40th NAACP Image Awards broadcast from Los Angeles’ historic Shrine Auditorium, Thursday, Feb. 12 (8:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) on FOX.
The 40th NAACP Image Awards show coincides with the NAACP’s 100th anniversary and will kick off the organization’s year-long centennial celebration.
Making appearances at the 40th NAACP Image Awards are Beyoncé, Stevie Wonder and will.i.am who will be joined by Angela Bassett, Rosario Dawson, Omar Epps, Louis Gossett Jr., Hill Harper, Randy Jackson, Sanaa Lathan, Mo’Nique, Nate Parker, Tracee Ellis Ross and Cicely Tyson.
Founded on February 12, 1909, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is the nation’s oldest and largest civil rights organization.
Dave Fennoy has one of the most recognized voices in Los Angeles. He has been the spokesvoice for numerous commercial campaigns, including McDonalds, Corona Beer, KFC, Toyota, Chrysler, and ATT.
Fennoy has also narrated programs for National Geographic and Discovery Channel, voiced promos for ABC, CBS, the WB, Fox, Showtime, Starz, the Disney Channel and been the show voice for several TV programs including Late Night with Gregg Kinnear, The Billboard Music Awards, Cedric the Entertainer Presents, and the NAACP Image Awards. Every Saturday night Fennoy introduces Showtime at the Apollo. His voice can also be heard on several cartoons and CD Rom games.