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Jurnee Smollett puts on a show in gold blazer and thigh-high boots at screening of Lovecraft Country

Jurnee Smollett puts on a show in glitzy gold blazer and thigh-high boots at special screening of HBO’s Lovecraft Country

HBO is already looking ahead to the fall awards season and the Emmys.

And on Tuesday night, the premium network hosted a For Your Consideration drive-in event to promote its horror series Lovecraft Country.

Stars Jurnee Smollett and Jonathan Majors as well as showrunner Misha Green were on hand to welcome the invited guests to the screening of an episode at Pasadena’s Rose Bowl. 

Trio: Jurnee Smollett and Jonathan Majors joined showrunner Misha Green for a special screening of Lovecraft Country for Emmy voters at Pasadena’s Rose Bowl Tuesday 

Smollett, 34, put on a show in a ra-ra skirt and thigh-high white boots.

She paired the cream skirt with a white shirt and an oversized shiny gold  blazer.

The actress styled her hair in a sleek bob with a center parting and accessorized with several necklaces. 

Smollett, 34, put on a show in a ra-ra skirt and thigh-high white boots

She paired the cream skirt with a white shirt and an oversized shiny gold blazer

Sizzling: Smollett, 34, put on a show in a ra-ra skirt and thigh-high white boots. She paired the cream skirt with a white shirt and an oversized shiny gold blazer

Center of attention: The actress styled her hair in a sleek bob with a center parting and accessorized with several necklaces

Center of attention: The actress styled her hair in a sleek bob with a center parting and accessorized with several necklaces

Casual style: Majors, 31, paired a green t-shirt and gray chinos with a blue denim jacket with brown collar and cuffs. He completed his look with black shoes and a red knit beanie

Casual style: Majors, 31, paired a green t-shirt and gray chinos with a blue denim jacket with brown collar and cuffs. He completed his look with black shoes and a red knit beanie

Majors, 31, opted for a more low-key ensemble.

He paired a green t-shirt and gray chinos with a blue denim jacket with brown collar and cuffs.

He completed his look with black shoes and a red knit beanie. 

Writer, director and producer Green went with double denim, pairing a long-sleeve shirt with baggy jeans. 

Relaxed: Writer, director and producer Green went with double denim, pairing a long-sleeve shirt with baggy jeans

Relaxed: Writer, director and producer Green went with double denim, pairing a long-sleeve shirt with baggy jeans

Horror story: Lovecraft Country premiered in August 2020 and centers on a young black man who travels across the segregated 1950s United States in search of his missing father

Horror story: Lovecraft Country premiered in August 2020 and centers on a young black man who travels across the segregated 1950s United States in search of his missing father

Lovecraft Country premiered on August 16, 2020, on HBO.

Billed as a continuation of Matt Ruff’s 2016 novel of the same name, the series centers on a young black man Atticus Freeman (Majors) who travels across the segregated 1950s United States in search of his missing father.

He’s accompanied by his best friend, photographer Letitia (Smollett) and along the way they encounter not only Jim Crow racism but alsso dark secrets and terrifying monsters.

Screening with a purpose: The drive-in event sought to encourage Emmy voters to consider the show for awards glory in September

Screening with a purpose: The drive-in event sought to encourage Emmy voters to consider the show for awards glory in September

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