Written by | Ray Cornelius
Last night in Atlanta, Allied Moxy and Bats-N-Belfry Productions hosted a Movie Release Party for the upcoming horror flick, Matthew 18. The film stars comedic actors Faizon Love and Luenell along with new comer Jennifer J. Martinez. The VIP event took place at Strip at Atlantic Station and was hosted by V-103’s Big Tigger. There was also live New Orleans’ Zydeco provided by Coley Quartet.
Robin Belfrey, Jennifer Jayleen Martinez, Big Tigger and Lanore VanBuren Belfrey
Matthew 18 follows Michelle Jamieson, a beautiful 18-year-old that possesses a strong desire to go away to college for her pre-med education. Her parents, with their strong spiritual and traditional beliefs, not wanting her to go relent and allow Michelle to go away to school. Once there she is to be looked after by her aunt Jessie. She is allowed to stay in a large residence that has been kept in her family for generations. While there she encounters a strange woman standing in her doorway, shaken Michelle suspects the super is trying to frighten her. Michelle with her determined mind decides to investigate this occurrence. In doing so she discovers her family’s dark past and is forced to deal with the deadly consequences.
The film stars Love as Lifton Tyler, Luenell as Aunt Jessie and Jennifer Jayleen Martinez as Michelle Jamieson. It is directed by Roy Belfrey and opens in theaters today.
Check out more photos from the party below:
Big Tigger/Shalisa Wilson and Kaiya Wolff
Jennifer Jayleen Martinez having fun with Big Tigger on the red carpet
Love and Hip-Hop Atlanta’s Tammy Rivera with Shod Santiago/Kim Byer Clark aka Social Butterfly
Jennifer Jayleen Martinez taking a “selfie” with Kaiya Wolff
Luenell/Robin and Roy Belfrey
Robin Belfrey, Jennifer J. Martinez, Luenell, Lanore VanBuren Belfrey, Rozz James
Big Tigger caught between a rock and a hard place
Live Zydeco provided by Coley Quartet
Big Tigger taking a #selfie with Robin and Lanore Belfrey
Luenell with Rozz James and Guest
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