Film producer, Pharrell Williams, A$AP Rocky, Zoe Kravitz, Chanel Iman and leading newcomer, Shameik Moore attended the international premiere for “Dope” at the legendary Cannes Film Festival in France. Fellow cast mates, Kiersey Clemons, Tony Revolori, Quincy Brown, and film director Rick Famuyiwa also attended. Every year, movie directors, celebrities and actors as well as aspiring film professionals flock to the world’s most prestigious film industry event, which takes place along France’s Mediterranean coastline.
Dope is an American comedy-drama film, produced by Forest Whitaker, Puff Daddy and Pharrell Williams. Dope tells the tale of Malcolm, a geek, navigating life in “The Bottoms,” a tough neighborhood in Inglewood, CA filled gangsters and drugs dealers. While Malcom is juggling his senior year of college applications, interviews and the SAT, he along with his fellow outcasts share an insatiable appetite for all thing 90’s hip-hop. But when he’s invited to an underground party by a drug dealer, he’s drawn into an adventure of offbeat characters and bad choices.
“Dope” releases nationwide in theaters on June 19th, but you can watch the latest trailer below and view more photos from the Cannes Film Festival.
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