1. The cast of “12 Years a Slave” attends the L.A. premiere screening. (Photo: Jasmine Crestwell)

2. Common attends the L.A. premiere screening. (Photo: Jasmine Crestwell)

3. John Ridley attends the L.A. premiere screening. (Photo: Jasmine Crestwell)

4. Kelsey Scott attends the L.A. premiere screening. (Photo: Jasmine Crestwell)

5. Louis Gossett attends the L.A. premiere screening. (Photo: Jasmine Crestwell)

6. Lupita Nyongo’o attends the L.A. premiere screening. (Photo: Jasmine Crestwell)

7. Lupita Nyongo’o attends the L.A. premiere screening. (Photo: Jasmine Crestwell)

8. Emily Storm Reid attends the L.A. premiere screening. (Photo: Jasmine Crestwell)

9. Emily Storm Reid attends the L.A. premiere screening. (Photo: Jasmine Crestwell)