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. 

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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.

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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.

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[Photos:Eric Charbonneau/Le Studio for Universal Pictures]