The world premiere of Queen & Slim, which is in theaters now, took place on Thursday, November 14th, at the TCL Chinese Theatre during the opening night of AFI Fest 2019 in Los Angeles.
Director Melina Matsoukas and writer Lena Waithe introduced their film to a packed audience and were joined by lead actors Daniel Kaluuya and Jodie Turner-Smith.
Rihanna, Kelly Rowland, Zendaya, Snoop Dogg, and more celebrities and notables attended the premiere. Janelle Monáe, who hosted a screening of Queen & Slim, continued her support for the film by coming out for the premiere.
Following the screening, guests attended the after-party at The Hollywood Roosevelt hotel.
Check out more than 30 photos from the world premiere of Queen & Slim below.
[Photos:Eric Charbonneau/Le Studio for Universal Pictures]