Last night, actors Kevin Costner & Anthony Mackie hosted a private screening in Atlanta for their upcoming film Black or White in Atlanta, & received the esteemed Phoenix Award. Costner & Mackie made their rounds on the red carpet, answering questions about the upcoming drama & giving insight as to why people should get out and see the movie. After the screening, they held a audience Q&A where the fans got a chance to get a birds eye view of everything it took to make the film, working with Octavia Spencer, and the importance of this type of film in today’s social climate.
Along with Costner & Mackie, other notable guests included Phaedra Parks & her mother Pastor Regina BEll (RHOA), Claudia Jordan (Rickey Smiley Morning Show/RHOA), Demetria McKinney (Singer/RHOA), Gary with Da Tea (Rickey Smiley Morning Show/Dish Nation), Towanda Braxton & her son (Braxton’s Family Values), Trina Braxton & new boo (Braxton’s Family Values), Jasmine Burke (Drumline), Dr. Yamma Brown & daughter (James Brown’s daughter), Ryan Cameron (V103) & more.
Black or White hits theaters on Friday, January 30th; make sure you check it out. It’s definitely a tear jerking, emotional roller coaster of a film.