AFI announced that the World Premiere of RICHARD JEWELL, directed and produced by Clint Eastwood, will bow at a Gala at AFI FEST 2019 presented by Audi.
Eastwood’s new film stars Academy Award® winners Sam Rockwell and Kathy Bates, Jon Hamm, Olivia Wilde, and Paul Walter Hauser as Richard Jewell.
Film legend Clint Eastwood is an AFI Life Achievement Award recipient and Academy Award®-winning actor, filmmaker. RICHARD JEWELL by the Warner Bros. Pictures, written by Academy Award® nominee Billy Ray.
The Gala will take place on Wednesday, November 20 at the historic TCL Chinese Theatre.
“Clint Eastwood is an American icon,” said Bob Gazzale, AFI President and CEO. “It is an honor for AFI to premiere this next chapter in his storied career – one that continues to enrich the nation’s cultural legacy with undeniable impact.”