Tyler Perry's Premiere: Janet Jackson Trumps Anything On FilmS

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a cockamamie movie can have a really good premiere. And with the star-studded NYC unveiling of Why Did I Get Married Too, I'm guessing we got the best of things.

Tyler Perry's Premiere: Janet Jackson Trumps Anything On FilmS

Tasha Smith, ready to break out with "Fever."


Tyler Perry's Premiere: Janet Jackson Trumps Anything On FilmS

Gayle King sticks to Coco's dictum of stacking necklaces.


Tyler Perry's Premiere: Janet Jackson Trumps Anything On FilmS

Um, not this Coco.


Tyler Perry's Premiere: Janet Jackson Trumps Anything On FilmS

Janet Jackson makes many bold choices. Does fortune favor the bold? Some whiskey campaigns would say yes.


Tyler Perry's Premiere: Janet Jackson Trumps Anything On FilmS

Must admit, Keenyah (Hill) is rocking this stained-glass tunic.


Tyler Perry's Premiere: Janet Jackson Trumps Anything On FilmS

You know I feel like this season's parade of shoes, as modeled by Julissa Bermudez, is a conspiracy against short people. Yes they're high, but they cut off the line of the leg cruelly, cruelly. It's all very well for her.


Tyler Perry's Premiere: Janet Jackson Trumps Anything On FilmS

Kim Stolz, per usual, does downtown ambivalent.


Tyler Perry's Premiere: Janet Jackson Trumps Anything On FilmS

The way the line of Jill Scott's 'do echoes that of her sleeve is - okay, I was going to say subtle. Maybe not, but certainly noteworthy.


Tyler Perry's Premiere: Janet Jackson Trumps Anything On FilmS

I'd say Courtenay Chatman and Michael Jai White are the most arresting couple on the red carpet...


Tyler Perry's Premiere: Janet Jackson Trumps Anything On FilmS

But Tyson Gilmore and Nia Iman Muhammad are giving them some stiff - and adorable - competition!

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