Posted by | Ray Cornelius

An advance Atlanta screening of Universal Pictures’ highly anticipated film, LUCY,  was hosted Wednesday night by Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter and entrepreneur Kandi Burruss. 

Aunt Bertha, Mamma Joyce, Kandi, Riley and Aunt Nora_LUCY ATL Premiere

 (Kandi with Mama Joyce, Riley and Aunts Bertha and Nora)

It was a packed house with Burruss’ celebrity friends and special guests including Mama Joyce, her daughter Riley and her aunts Bertha and Nora. Also in attendance were Love and Hip Hop Atlanta’s  Rasheeda & Kirk Frost, D. Woods, Fashion Queens’  Derek JAtlanta Exes’  Monyetta Shaw and Tameka Foster Raymond and book author and entrepreneur Toya Wright.

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 (Kandi with Nikki Nicole, Tobey Sanders, Carmon, Rasheeda, Tameka and Monyetta)

The Atlanta Dream’s Angel McCoughtryDJ AONE and BET’s Sunday Best  Season 2 winner Y’anna Crawley were also in the building.

LUCY  is about a woman, who is accidentally caught in a dark deal and turns the tables on her captors, while transforming into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic.  The film stars Scarlett Johansson and Morgan Freeman and opens in theaters Friday, July 25.

Check out a few more photos from the premiere:

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 Tameka Raymond

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Monyetta Shaw_LUCY ATL Premiere

Monyetta Shaw

Kandi and DWoods_LUCY ATL Premiere

 Kandi with D. Woods

Kandi Burruss and Nivea_LUCY ATL Premiere

Kandi with Nivea

Toya Wright and Mamma Joyce_LUCY ATL Premiere

Toya Wright with Mama Joyce

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