The Little Mix singer attended the event in London with her co-star, director and producer, Aml Ameen, at the Curzon Mayfair cinema on Tuesday 30 November. In a support, husband-to-be her wedding Andre Gray and her bandmates, Jade Thirlwall and Perrie Edwards, also attended.
“What an unbelievable night,” Pinnock said in the Instagram caption, posted Wednesday night (December 1).
“Watch my acting debut and see how old I am to being the main woman in an entire MOVIE! @warnerbrosuk @amlameenbaby THANK YOU for giving me the chance. ”
Pinnock called the film “a movie we ALL need right now”.
The photos show her on the red carpet alongside Ameen, Gray and her bandmates. A beautiful black and white photograph depicting her breastfeeding – apparently in a room in Curzon.
In early November, she revealed that she would not reveal the gender of her children, or the names she and Gray gave them.
“I’ll keep it to myself,” she said.
Gift giving day written and directed by I can destroy you star Ameen, who produced the film and starred as Melvin, a British author living in the US.
Pinnock plays Melvin’s ex, a popular singer who confronts him when he returns to London with his new fiancée, Lisa (Aja Naomi King) for Christmas.
Ameen said Pinnock was “one of the most dedicated new actors” he met in a recent interview about Good morning England.
Acknowledging that he knew little about Little Mix before casting Pinnock in his film, Ameen said he was captivated by “how honest she is” after watching an interview with her.
“You’re talking about someone who is going to go do her job, do the whole pop star job then come back at 8 p.m. … and actually study acting,” he said.
The Independent praise the movie, Call it an “influence romcom festival”.
Critic Clarisse Loughrey wrote: “It’s a rare achievement in an even rarer kind of film: a Negro-led romantic comedy. Read full review here.
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