Posted by | Ray Cornelius

Comedian, actor, radio personality, entertainment mogul and dedicated family man, Rickey Smiley, hosted a private, advance screening of Columbia Pictures’ new film, “Annie” for his celebrity friends and family members in Atlanta on Thursday night.

Rickey, Trina, Lisa and Towanda

Rickey Smiley with Lisa Wu and Trina & Towanda Braxton

It was a star studded screening, as many of Atlanta’s elite came out to check out “Annie” with their kids, including Ludacris, Cynthia Bailey and Peter Thomas (Real Housewives of Atlanta), Tameka Raymond (Atlanta Exes), Lisa Wu (Hollywood Divas), Waka Flocka Flame with Tammy Rivera and Erica Dixon (Love and Hip Hop Atlanta), Trina and Towanda Braxton (Braxton Family Values), Chanita Foster (Football Wives), Sharlinda Parker (Big Rich Atlanta) and social media influencer Shod Santiago, as well as Gary with Da Tea and Juicy from The Rickey Smiley Morning Show.

Ludacris and daughter

Ludacris and his daughter Karma

Rickey Smiley introduced the movie to his special guests, while sending a thank you out to all who were in attendance to see the highly anticipated film. “Annie” releases in theaters nationwide on Friday, December 19, 2014.

Check out more photos below:

Waka Flocka and Tammy

Waka Flaka and wife Tammy Rivera

Towanda and kids

Towanda Braxton and kids

Peter and Cynthia

Cynthia and Peter Thomas

Tameka Raymond and Children

Tameka Raymond and sons

Erica Dixon and child

Erica Dixon and daugther

Chanita Foster with Kids

Chanita Foster and family

Gary with Da Tea 2

Gary with Da Tea

Juice 2

Juicy from the Rickey Smiley Morning Show

 Photo Credits: Allied Moxy