LOOP — Spike Lee's "Chi-Raq" had its premiere screening at the Chicago Theatre on Sunday, attracting a number of the movie's stars.
The film centers on violence on the South Side and includes a number of actors born in the Chicago area, including Jennifer Hudson, Harry Lennix and John Cusack. Filming locations included Englewood and Wicker Park.
Here are some pictures:
Trai Byers and Grace Gealey were among the celebrities at the Chi-Raq premier. [Chi-Raq The Movie Instagram]
Felicia Pearson (Snoop from The Wire) sports a hat at the premier of "Chi-Raq" with an unidentified friend.
Actress and dancer Michelle Mitchenor attended the Chi-Raq premiere in Chicago. [Chi-Raq the Movie Instagram]
Nick Cannon and his mother attended the premier of Chi-Raq in Chicago. [Chi-Raq The Movie Instagram]
John Cusack at the premiere of Chi-Raq. [Chi-Raq the Movie Instagram]
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