‘Sidney,’ ‘Amsterdam’ and This Week’s Best Events – The Hollywood Reporter

Here’s a look at this week’s biggest premieres, parties and openings, including red carpets in Los Angeles and New York sydney, Amsterdam, Brothers, Reboot And Nice visit.

A Jazzman’s Blues Special screening

After debuting at TIFF, Tyler Perry, Milouna Jackson and Brad Benedict brought their film to Los Angeles for a special screening at the Tudum Theater on September 16.

Tyler Perry, Milouna Jackson and Brad Benedict

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Amsterdam Premiere

Writer-director David O. Russell and Christian Bale, Margot Robbie, John David Washington, Andrea Riseborough, Mike Myers, Michael Shannon, Rami Malek, Timothy Olyphant and Robert De Niro, as well as producers Matthew Budman and Anthony Katagas and executive producers Drake and Adele “Future” Noor in the world premiere. celebrated the performance Amsterdam Sunday in Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center. Ben Stiller also moderated a Q&A with the cast and filmmakers after the screening.

Andrea Riseborough, Rami Malek and Margot Robbie

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Christian Bale and CB Blazic

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John David Washington

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David O. Russell and Michael Shannon

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Don’t worry darling NY screening

Directed by Olivia Wilde and starring Harry Styles, Gemma Chan and Nick Kroll Don’t worry darling The stars attended the NYC screening and Q&A on Monday.

Harry Styles, Katie Silberman, Sidney Chandler, Douglas Smith, Asif Ali, Kate Berlant, Olivia Wilde, Nick Kroll and Gemma Chan

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Reboot Premiere

Steve Leviton premiered his new Hulu series on the Fox lot on Monday with stars Keegan-Michael Key, Johnny Knoxville, Rachel Bloom, Paul Reiser, Christa Marie Yu, Judy Greer and Callum Worthy.

Krista Marie Yu, Judy Greer, Keegan-Michael Key, Johnny Knoxville, Paul Riser, Rachel Bloom and Callum Worthy

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Steven Levitan and Christina Levitan

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Brothers Premiere

Billy Eichner continued his Brothers press tour with co-star Luke MacFarlane and producer Judd Apatow at the New York premiere on Tuesday.

Donna Langley, Judd Apatow, Billy Eichner, Luke MacFarlane and Jeff Schell

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Debra Messing and Billy Eichner

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Nice visit Premiere

Pete Davidson and Kaley Cuoco debuted their Peacock rom-com in New York on Tuesday.

Pete Davidson, Alex Lehman and Kaley Cuoco

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NRDC Comedy Night

The Natural Resources Defense Council hosted its annual New York fundraising comedy event “Night of Comedy” at Casa Cipriani New York on Tuesday. The evening honored the NRDC Honorary Trustee and founder of the “Night of Comedy”. Hosted by Seth Meyers with performances by Anna Scott Carter and Mike Birbiglia, Michael Che, Chloe Fineman, Nick Kroll and Hasan Minhaj. Scott Carter and Graydon Carter are joined by David Zaslau and Jim and Penny Coulter as national co-chairs.

Hasan Minhaj, Chloe Fineman, Manish Bapna, Anna Scott Carter, Seth Meyers, David Zaslau, Mike Birbiglia and Nick Kroll

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Sydney Premiere

Apple celebrated the LA premiere of the documentary Sydney Wednesday at the Academy Museum, producer Oprah, director Reginald Hudlin and Poitier’s daughters Beverly Poitier-Henderson, Annika Poitier, Pamela Poitier, Sherry Poitier and Sydney Poitier. Additional attendees include Cher, Sheryl Lee Ralph, David Oyelowo, Loretta Devine, Coleman Domingo and Dennis Haysbert.

Reginald Hudlin, Beverly Poitier-Henderson, Sydney Tamia Poitier, Oprah Winfrey, Sherry Poitier, Anika Poitier, Pamela Poitier and Derrick Murray

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Sherrill Lee Ralph

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2022 Pioneer Dinner

Will Rogers Motion Picture Pioneers Foundation (WRMPPF) Producer Michael G. Honored Wilson and Barbara Broccoli as 2022 Pioneers of the Year. Wilson and Broccoli were presented with the award by Daniel Craig and Michelle Yeoh at the foundation’s Pioneer of the Year dinner Wednesday at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, MGM/United Artists Releasing and Amazon Studios.

Daniel Craig, Barbara Broccoli, Michael G. Wilson and Michelle Yeoh

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Sam Smith

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Scleroderma Research Foundation’s Cool Comedy Hot Eats

A night of tributes to Bob Saget, longtime friends John Mayer, Dave Chappelle, Jimmy Kimmel and Jeff Ross on Wednesday hosted a star-studded comedy and musical performance to benefit the Scleroderma Research Foundation, which Saget previously led for 30 years.

Joel McHale, John Mayer, Jeff Ross, Dave Chappelle, Jimmy Kimmel, Howie Mandel and Kevin Nealon

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Dave Chappelle and Norman Lear

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Mercy for Animals Gala

James Cromwell and celebrity chefs Babette Davis and Joanne Molinaro were among those honored at Mercy for Animals’ 23rd Anniversary Gala on September 16 at LA’s Skirball Cultural Center.

James Cromwell

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BlueCheck Ukraine Fundraiser

Liev Schreiber’s humanitarian aid initiative BlueCheck Ukraine held a fundraising event Saturday at the UTA Artist Space in Beverly Hills that raised more than $250,000. The event, “Ukraine: Solidarity to Action,” is organized by UTA and the INVNT Group, and the funds directly support local Ukrainian NGOs and grassroots organizations providing humanitarian aid on the ground to civilians severely affected by Russia’s war.

UTA’s Jeremy Barber, Taylor Nissen, Liev Schreiber, UTA’s Blair Cohan and David Cohan

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UTA Co-Founder and Chairman Jim Berkus and UTA CEO Jeremy Zimmer

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“Rising Latina Voices” in Rural America

Jennifer Lopez joined Rural America’s “Rising Latina Voices” program on Saturday to kick off Hispanic Heritage Month and celebrate her Limitless Labs and Rural America partnership. Lopez addressed an audience of more than 400 Latina entrepreneurs along with Rural America President and CEO Andrea Jung.

Rural America President and CEO Andrea Jung and Jennifer Lopez

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Renee Fleming’s Cities That Sing: Paris Premiere

Renee Fleming and Kelsey Grammer attended the New York premiere of Fleming’s new film on Sunday with guests Vanessa Williams, Anna Chlumsky, F. Co-hosted with Murray Abraham, Geneva Carr and Carol Alt.

Vanessa Williams, Renee Fleming and Anna Chlumsky

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Oscar Peterson: Black and White Special screening

Director Barry Avrich attended a special screening of Hulu’s docu-concert film in NYC on Monday, where acclaimed jazz musicians Joe Seely and Charles Turner also performed.

Joe Seely, Barry Avrich and Charles Turner

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Krug Champagne Party

Krug Champagne Tuesday Chloe Flower, Paul Rudd, Questlove, Karen Elson, Dev Hines and Jeremy O. Harris also hosted a night of synaesthesia when composer Ryuichi Sakamoto collected his musical tribute at the Brooklyn Museum.

Paul Rudd

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WhatsApp x Giannis Antetokounmpo Premiere

On Tuesday, WhatsApp and Giannis Antetokounmpo celebrated the premiereNaija Odyssey, a four-chapter short film that explores the importance of international connection through the lens of a Greek and Nigerian basketball prodigy. Ari Lennox, Igo Nwodim, Zuri Reid, Beatrice Domond and Ghetto Gastro were included.

Giannis Antetokounmpo

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Willis Wonderland Foundation Night of Wonders

Wednesday marked the Willis Wonderland Foundation Night of Wonders, supporting the education and advancement of songwriters and multimedia artists — especially in underserved communities — who perpetuate the legacy of Hall of Fame songwriter Allie Willis. The event host committee includes RuPaul, Lily Tomlin, Lunell, Paul Reubens and Jennifer Lewis.

Rose Abdoo, Christopher McDonald and Kate Flannery

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Lily Tomlin

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Redeem team Special screening

Netflix hosted a special screening for the doc, which follows the US Olympic men’s basketball team’s quest for gold at the 2008 Olympics, at Netflix’s Tudum Theater in Hollywood on Thursday. EPs Dwyane Wade and Frank Marshall were in attendance along with directors John Weinback, Dwight Howard and Gabrielle Union.

Lisa Nishimura, Netflix vp of independent content acquisition, Dwyane Wade, Ted Sarandos and Dwight Howard

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Gabriel Union and Dwyane Wade

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reasonable doubt Premiere

The new Hulu series, created by Kerry Washington and Larry Wilmore, premiered Thursday at Newhouse Hollywood.

Sean Patrick Thomas, Michael Ealy, Tim Joe, Angela Grovey, Emmatzi Korinaldi, Thaddeus Mixon, McKinley Freeman and Aderinsola Olabode

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Larry Wilmore

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Music at the Action Awards Gala

On Thursday, the Black Music Action Coalition hosted its second annual Music in Action Awards Gala at The Beverly Hilton to celebrate artists, executives, businesses, entrepreneurs, activists and companies who have used their platforms to effect social change over the past year. Hosted by Coco Jones and Kenny Burns, the evening honored Lil Baby, Congresswoman Maxine Waters, John “Big John” Platt, Kevin Liles, Amazon Music and The Recording Academy.

Quincy Jones III and Lil Baby

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Kevin Lyles and Anthony Anderson

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