Meet The Nominees For An NAACP Image Award For Outstanding Directing In A Drama Or Comedy Series

January 11, 2018  |  

BEVERLY HILLS, CA – DECEMBER 16: Jeffrey Byrd attends the 49th NAACP Image Awards Nominees’ Luncheon at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on December 16, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Earl Gibson III/WireImage)

Jeffrey Byrd – “Switched at Birth” (Occupy Truth)

Jeffrey Byrd learned from the best, getting his start by working under Spike Lee on his films “Mo’ Better Blues,” “Malcolm X,” and “Jungle Fever.” He now has more than 100 of his own director credits, spanning TV series, movies, and commercials. His work on “Switched at Birth” earned him an NAACP Image Award nomination this year.

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