Lupita Nyong’o, Issa Rae & More Stars Attend the Black Panther Premiere in Powerful Designs
The Oscar-winning actress, 34, wore a purple custom Versace dress embroidered with a gold neckline and belt. She paired the dress with a custom Versace handbag, Giuseppe Zanotti shoes and vintage jewelry from Beladora.
Bassett, 59, wore a yellow fringe jumpsuit by Naeem Khan, with shoes by Le Silla. She paired the regal look with earrings and a ring by Darrell Roach Designs, the second ring by Douriean, a cuff by ONE.61 and bracelets by Vendorafa.
Gurira, 39, wore a striking pink and black column gown by Viktor and Rolf from their spring 2018 collection with a dramatic volant shoulder encrusted with black crystal beading.
The singer walked the purple carpet wearing a pre-fall 2018 Christian Siriano gown with a black bodice and train and a white and blue sleeve. In keeping with the "royal" dress code of the night, she also wore a gold embroidered crown.
The Grown-ish star arrived in an elegant printed Etro dress, pairing the look with a pop of blue eyeliner and a curly afro. Her hairstylist, Nai'vasha Johnson, was "inspired by the Black Panther movement, and wanted to celebrate the 70s with a glamorous afro."
Boseman was regal in an Emporio Armani black and gold floral embossed double-breasted shawl collar jacket with a pair of classic black trousers.
CHLOE x HALLE
The singers both wore black bejeweled dresses with distinct warrior-like designs on the bodices.
Smulders, 35, wore a shining multi-colored Markarian dress with a high slit and thin black straps.
The first-time Oscar nominee wore a maroon velvet dress coat along with a white linen shirt and flowing white linen pants.
The Selma actor wore a distinctive dashiki tunic which he paired with embroidered shoes.
The singer and actor looked phenomenal in an orange suit, showing off his initials in an embroidered badge near his lapel while underneath he wore a black and orange printed button-down shirt.
DON CHEADLE & BRIDGID COULTER
The actor opted for a simple black ensemble of a black shirt and black pants along with a black leather jacket, while Coulter wore a black fitted dress with white and red roses scattered throughout.
Whitaker looked classy in a grey suit with a black tie and white buttoned down shirt.
The Black Panther actor opted for a hunter green suit, as well as an orange and black patterned tie.
The actress looked stylish in a white pleated Rosie Assoulin dress with olive and gold metallic inserts from their Resort 2018 collection.
The Frozen actor wore a black buttoned-down shirt with a grey suit jacket.
EMILY V. GORDON & KUMAIL NANJIANI
Gordon wore a gold metallic dress while her husband and fellow The Big Sick creator Nanjiani wore a checkered navy and grey suit.
MICHAEL B. JORDAN
Jordan looked sharp in a dark blue fitted suit, along with a black buttoned-down shirt with gold etching on the collar and a steel gray tie.
IVA & MIKE COLTER
The Luke Cage star walked the purple carpet with his wife, Iva, wearing a red patterned shirt with a gold emblem along the collar and going down his chest. Iva accompanied him in a silver dress with a slightly ruffled skirt and a V-neck collar.
STERLING K. BROWN & RYAN MICHELLE BATHE
The This Is Us star brought his A-game to the premiere in an all-black ensemble, along with matching black sunglasses. Bathe, an actress, wore a pink and gold patterned dress with gold hoop earrings and brown high heels.
The Thor: Ragnarok actress wore a black Elie Saab dress with a Roger Vivier clutch.