Last night, a bevy of Atlanta’s most influential press, celebrities and influencers gathered at The Stave Room to celebrate the launch of OWN’s new original anthology drama, CHERISH THE DAY, from award-winning creator Ava DuVernay.
Creator and executive producer Ava DuVernay, along with cast members Xosha Roquemore, Alano Miller, Michael Beach, Anne-Marie Johnson and Kellee Stewart were on hand to introduce the project to guests. Additional celebrities and influencers in attendance included: DeWanda Wise, Santana Raymond, Joel Rush, Terri J. Vaughn, Trina Braxton, Rashan Ali, Syleena Johnson and Jasmine Guy.
Alano Miller and Xosha Roquemore
Guests were treated to an interactive conversation with the cast and crew, led by Ava DuVernay, where they were able to preview the series through episodic clips and engaging discussion. Following the conversation, attendees had the opportunity for a Q&A with the cast.
Throughout the night, guests vibes to the sounds of DJ Princess Cut, sipped on refreshing cocktails, sampled an array of tasty food selections and flicked it up at the ever so popular Mirmir photo booth.
“Cherish the Day” will have a two-night premiere on Feb. 11th and Feb. 12th at 9/8c on OWN.
DeWanda Wise and husband Alano Miller
Rashan Ali, Syleena Johnson, and Trina Braxton
Trina Braxton, Me and Rashan Ali
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