At the premiere of the new Marvel blockbuster “Black Panther,” held at the El Capitan Theatre in L.A., the fashions were nothing short of kick-ass.
Oscar winning actress Lupita Nyong’o stunned in a custom Atelier Versace purple chiffon gown with a plunging neckline, a cutout back and a gold metal hardware harness detail. She finished the regal look with Beladora jewels and Giuseppe Zanotti sandals.
The film’s star Chadwick Boseman looked jazzy in an Emporio Armani Spring 2018 black and gold printed shirt and black pants which he accessorized with David Yurman jewelry and black dress shoes.
“911” actress Angela Bassett popped in a bright yellow Naem Khan Spring 2017 sheer fringe embroidered jumpsuit styled with Le Silla platform sandals, Gismondi 1754 and One Six bracelets, a Dorriean ring and Darrell Roache ring and earrings.
Singer turned Janelle Monae looked like royalty as she stepped on the carpet in a Christian Siriano Pre-Fall 2018 color-block silk long sleeve, smocked crop top and a black silk ball gown skirt with a contrasting blue waistband. She styled the look with a black and gold embroidered kente kufi hat, Erickson Beaman beaded choker and a selection of statement rings.
“Grown-ish” actress Yara Shahidi was all smiles in a white Etro maxi dress with tassel detailing, multi-color stitching and a v-neckline.
“Westworld” actress Tessa Thompson worked a dramatic Elie Saab Pre-Fall 2018 sheer floor length black, beaded embroidered tunic paired with a black camisole underneath and beaded cigarette trousers. She finished the look with Christian Louboutin T-strap pumps, Graziela Gems wave bands and Sara Weinstock.
“The Walking Dead” actress Danai Gurira was pretty in pink wearing a Viktor & Rolf Soir column dress featuring a dramatic one-shoulder volant, a contrasting black bodice and contrasting black crystal beading.
“Insecure” actress Issa Rae had some fun on the purple carpet wearing a Rosie Assoulin Resort 2018 white long-sleeve pleated tie neck dress with a contrasting rainbow lame pleated panel. A gold clutch and gold platforms by Giuseppe Zanotti finished the look.
Oscar-nomiee Daniel Kaluuya donned a burgundy velvet Burberry blazer and a white traditional Kanzu from Uganda which he accessorized with David Yurman jewelry and Christian Louboutin loafers.
“How I Met Your Mother” star Cobie Smulders glittered in a Markarian Pre-Fall 2018 multi-colored stripe sequin dress, styled with a pink clutch and Jimmy Choo sandals.
“Spider-Man: Homecoming” actress Luara Harrier sported a black Jacquemus Spring 2018, draped blazer with the matching capri pants, Gianvito Rossi sandals and Bulgar jewels.
British actress Letitia Wright wore a Bibhu Mohapatra Spring 2017 sheer beaded embroidered tulle gown and Norman Silverman jewels
Singer/actor Donald Glover rocked a vibrant orange Dolce & Gabbana Spring 2018 suit with a black and orange printed shirt underneath. Black loafers finished the look.
Fourteen-year-old actress Storm Reid wore a playful Stella McCartney long sleeve black and silver beaded crop top with the matching trousers.
Meagan Good, on the arm of producer DeVon Franklin, glittered in a black Sherri Hill sequin halter crop top and matching thigh-high split skirt.
Music duo Chloe x Halle coordinated in sexy black sheer looks from the On Aura Tout Vu Spring 2018 collection.
“Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” actress Chloe Bennett sparkled in a turquoise Elisabetta Franchi Fall 2017 sequin wrap gown with contrasting black waist sash. Neil J. Rodgers “Stella” ankle strap sandals finished up her look.
Michael B. Jordan kept his look classic with a black Calvin Klein suit styled with a black tie, a black embellished collar shirt, Christian Louboutin loafers and Piaget jewelry.