14/08/2014 12:40 BST | Updated 20/05/2015 06:12 BST

Pregnant Kerry Washington Wins Big And Looks Beautiful In Blue At NAACP Image Awards

Kerry Washington proved she's taking maternity dressing in her stride at the NAACP Image Awards, where she picked up the award for Outstanding Actress In A Drama Series for Scandal.

Kerry Washington

The mum-to-be hit the red carpet at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium, Pasadena, California in a cornflower blue and blush hued gown by Thakoon and matching Prada clutch. Featuring an empire waist, the dress skimmed her bump elegantly.

Beauty wise, Kerry went for stand-out smoky eyes and had her hair braided in a fishtail plait to show off the chic off-the-shoulder detail of her gown. So pretty.

Also scoring a win at the awards ceremony was girl of the moment Lupita Nyong'o who was dubbed Best Supporting Actress In A Motion Picture for 12 Years A Slave.

Lupita Nyong'o

She told