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Daniel Day-Lewis Joins Steven Spielberg at 'Lincoln' Premiere

By Lisa Marsh | November 15, 2012 9:13am

MIDTOWN — The stars turned out for this presidential premiere.

The cast of Steven Spielberg's new historical drama "Lincoln," including Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field and Tommy Lee Jones, attended a special screening of the film Wednesday night at the Ziegfeld Theatre in Midtown.

The highly anticipated new biopic and likely Oscar contender drew a stellar crowd that included Anne Hathaway, Kellan Lutz, Dave Annable, Amy Ryan, Judd Nelson, Deborah Harry and more.

It stars Day-Lewis in the eponymous role, with Field playing his wife Mary Todd Lincoln and Jones as Thaddeus Stevens.

It opens in theaters Friday.