South Beach was even hotter on Wednesday, June 14 the American Black Film Festival opening night premiere of Universal Pictures film, Girls Trip. The annual event, which showcases premiere talent and emerging artists alike to diversify the images and storytellers working in the entertainment industry, continues to be a platform for excellence.

Regina Hall, star of Girls Trip and the official brand ambassador for the ABFF, along with producer and director Will Packer and Malcolm Lee, walked the red carpet at Miami’s Olympia Theater.

Check out the star studded picture gallery:

Regina Hall

Regina Hall

Malcolm Lee, Jeff Friday, Will Packer

Malcolm Lee, Jeff Friday, Will Packer

Jeff Friday

Jeff Friday

Spike Lee

Spike Lee

Bill Duke

Bill Duke

 

Jeff Sessions, Regina Hall

Jeff Sessions, Regina Hall

Salli Richardson

Salli Richardson

Regina Hall

Regina Hall

 

Will Packer

Will Packer

Malcolm Lee

Malcolm Lee

Bevy Smith

Bevy Smith

Elise Neal

Elise Neal

The ABFF celebrates Hollywood veterans and emerging artists deserve the same opportunities as their mainstream counterparts. It is recognized as the premier pipeline for Black talent in front of and behind the camera.

Follow #ABFF and #WeareABFF on Twitter and Instagram for updates!