Stars come out to support the cast of ‘The Color Purple’ on opening night

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It was a star studded red carpet for the opening night of ‘The Color Purple.’

Laverne Cox, Gayle King, Nigel Lythgoe, Adrienne Moore, Margaret Avery (original Shug Avery in the movie), Patina Miller, Gloria Steinem, Shanice Williams, Taylor Schilling and more were all out to show their support.

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