Screenwriter/producer Tonya Lewis Lee, in conjunction with Walden Media, hosted a special screening on Tuesday in Martha's Vineyard for the upcoming Hallmark Channel film "The Watsons Go to Birmingham." Lee's family, including husband Spike Lee and children Satchel and Jackson along with writer Dream Hampton and Jeanine Liburd (EVP of PR, BET Networks), were on hand for the affair which drew over 600 guests.
Directed by Kenny Leon, "The Watsons Go to Birmingham" stars Anika Noni Rose, David Alan Grier, Skai Jackson, LaTanya Richardson, Wood Harris, Pauletta Washington, Bryce Jenkins and Harrison Knight. The film premieres September 20 at 8pm ET/PT on the Hallmark Channel.
Tonya Lewis Lee with Spike and her parents. Tonya Lee with Jeanine Liburd and Liburd's family.
Spike Lee with guests. Tonya Lee greets attendees.
Tonya Lee introduces the film. A few guests scored a great front row seat!
Photos: So Focused Photography