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T.I. hosts star-studded "Keanu" screening in Atlanta

T.I. hosted a VIP screening of the new comedy “Keanu” this week at Regal Atlantic station. The rapper-actor, who's appeared in locally filmed projects including the Marvel movie “Ant-Man” and comedy "Identity Thief," was joined by “Keanu” stars Jordan Peele, Keegan-Michael Key, Method Man and Jason Mitchell.

Celebrity guests included Keri Hilson, Kelly Price, Egypt Sherrod, Robert Riley, Clifton Powell, Demetria McKinney, Beautii J, Jasmine Burke and others. The crowd enjoyed an after-party at T.I.’s restaurant in downtown Atlanta, Scales 925.

Photos: Marcus Ingram for Warner Bros. Pictures. Provided to the AJC by 135 Street Agency

The movie, out April 29, stars Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele, the comedy duo known as Key & Peele, as cousins Clarence and Rell, who must infiltrate a dangerous street gang to save Rell's kitten, Keanu. Here's the trailer:

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