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Glitzy 'Cadillac Records' Premiere in New York

December 2, 2008 (6:12 am) GMT
The New York special screening gala of 'Cadillac Records' attracts many Hollywood big names from Jay-Z and P. Diddy to Kelly Ripa and Beyonce Knowles.

After a premiere in Los Angeles late November, "" brought the glam to New York. On Monday, December 1, the drama musical saw a star-studded screening event being held at AMC Loews 19th Street in the Big Apple, where stars from to were spotted.

Though missing out on the signature red carpet, the premiere extravaganza was still attended by Knowles' co-stars, , , , , , , Chyna Layne and . Producer Sofia Sondervan and director Darnell Martin also made time to come to the event.

Beside all of the film's cast and crew, celebrity guest, like , , Sean "" Combs, Carmen Ejogo, Mark Consuelos, and , have also been seen among the attendees. Hip hop mogul was also spotted coming to the evening event alongside wife Knowles.

"Cadillac Records" is directed and scripted by Darnell Martin. It is a drama musical chronicling the rise of Chess Records and its recording artists that include Muddy Waters, Little Walter and Howlin' Wolf. It will come out to the U.S. big screen on December 5.



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