Serena and Venus Williams exude glamour as they show their support for King Richard film


Serena and Venus Williams showed their support for the biographical film, King Richard as they attended a screening at the 2021 AFI Fest Closing Night in Hollywood on Sunday.

The tennis superstars exuded glamour as they hit the red carpet at the TCL Chinese Theatre in support of the film, which follows the life of their father and coach Richard Williams.

Serena, 40, wore a fashionable black unitard that featured two rows of sequins running down its front portion at the screening.

Icons: Serena and Venus Williams showed their support for the biographical film, King Richard as they attended a screening at the 2021 AFI Fest Closing Night in Hollywood on Sunday

Icons: Serena and Venus Williams showed their support for the biographical film, King Richard as they attended a screening at the 2021 AFI Fest Closing Night in Hollywood on Sunday

The tennis champion rocked two matching gloves and wore a silver watch over her left.

The professional athlete sported a set of thigh-high black high-heeled shoes, and her right featured an eye-catching set of sequins that ran up its front portion.

She accessorized with a lovely pair of earrings that added further shine to her clothing ensemble.  

Serena was accompanied by her husband Alexis, who sported a black suit and a stark white shirt.

Family first: The tennis superstars exuded glamour as they hit the red carpet at the TCL Chinese Theatre in support of the film, which follows the life of their father and coach Richard Williams

Family first: The tennis superstars exuded glamour as they hit the red carpet at the TCL Chinese Theatre in support of the film, which follows the life of their father and coach Richard Williams

Wow: Serena, 40, wore a fashionable black unitard that featured two rows of sequins running down its front portion at the screening

Wow: Serena, 40, wore a fashionable black unitard that featured two rows of sequins running down its front portion at the screening

Fashionable: The tennis champion rocked two matching gloves and wore a silver watch over her left

Fancy footwear: The professional athlete sported a set of thigh-high black high-heeled shoes, and her right featured an eye-catching set of sequins that ran up its front portion

Fashionable: The tennis champion rocked two matching gloves and wore a silver watch over her left. The professional athlete sported a set of thigh-high black high-heeled shoes

Lovely locks: The social media personality's gorgeous dark brown hair fell onto her backside at the screening

Lovely locks: The social media personality’s gorgeous dark brown hair fell onto her backside at the screening

Road to glory: King Richard follows the life of the Williams' father, Richard, who guided the two through their early days as professional athletes (pictured 1999)

Road to glory: King Richard follows the life of the Williams’ father, Richard, who guided the two through their early days as professional athletes (pictured 1999)

The couple’s daughter, Olympia, four,  notably twinned with her mother while the family posed for a photo on the red carpet. 

Venus, 41, donned an eye-catching silver dress that featured a large slit on its front portion.

The athlete added a little bit of glam to her clothing ensemble with a pair of sparkling high-heeled shoes.

Family affair: Serena was accompanied by her husband Alexis, who sported a black suit and a stark white shirt, as well as her daughter Olympia, four, who twinned with her mother

Family affair: Serena was accompanied by her husband Alexis, who sported a black suit and a stark white shirt, as well as her daughter Olympia, four, who twinned with her mother

Siblings:  Venus wowed in a metallic thigh-split gown at the screening

Siblings:  Venus wowed in a metallic thigh-split gown at the screening 

Stylish: The 41-year-old professional tennis player looked incredible in the gown

Stylish: The 41-year-old professional tennis player looked incredible in the gown

She carried a small clutch bag and accessorized with numerous pieces of jewelry.      

Also in attendance at the glittering event was lead star Will Smith and his family 

The 53-year-old performer and his wife, Jada Pinkett, and children, Jaden and Willow, appeared to be enjoying the spotlight as they posed for several photos before heading into the venue to watch the biographical drama feature.

Numerous other figures from the entertainment industry were also present at the star-studded event.

Star of the show: Also in attendance at the glittering event was lead star Will Smith and his family

Star of the show: Also in attendance at the glittering event was lead star Will Smith and his family

Smith wore a stylish light blue three-piece suit to the screening of the feature.

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air star also rocked a patterned button-up shirt and an equally eye-catching tie that added a bit of texture to his outfit.

The Oscar-nominated performer contrasted the lighter tones of his clothing with a pair of black dress shoes.

Sharply dressed: Smith wore a stylish light blue three-piece suit to the screening of the feature

Sharply dressed: Smith wore a stylish light blue three-piece suit to the screening of the feature

Adding color: The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air star also rocked a patterned button-up shirt and an equally eye-catching tie that added a bit of texture to his outfit

Adding color: The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air star also rocked a patterned button-up shirt and an equally eye-catching tie that added a bit of texture to his outfit

Contrast: The Oscar-nominated performer contrasted the lighter tones of his clothing with a pair of black dress shoes

Contrast: The Oscar-nominated performer contrasted the lighter tones of his clothing with a pair of black dress shoes

Jada Pinkett Smith opted for a lovely white dress that covered much of her shapely frame for the event.

The 50-year-old actress also wore a shining light yellow cape that trailed behind her as she made her way along the red carpet.

The former Gotham cast member added various elements of shine to her clothing ensemble with several articles of jewelry. 

Fabulous: Jada Pinkett Smith opted for a lovely white dress that covered much of her shapely frame for the event

Fabulous: Jada Pinkett Smith opted for a lovely white dress that covered much of her shapely frame for the event

Standing out: The 50-year-old actress also wore a shining light yellow cape that trailed behind her as she made her way along the red carpet

Standing out: The 50-year-old actress also wore a shining light yellow cape that trailed behind her as she made her way along the red carpet

Demi Singleton wowed in a lovely black velvet dress with a sizable cape at the screening.

The actress, who appears in the biographical drama, also donned a set of fishnet leggings during the event.

She added a little bit of brightness to her clothing ensemble with a stylish pair of high-heeled white shoes.

Featured performer: Demi Singleton wowed in a lovely black velvet dress with a sizable cape at the screening

Featured performer: Demi Singleton wowed in a lovely black velvet dress with a sizable cape at the screening

King Richard follows the life of the Williams’ father, Richard, who guided the two through their early days as professional athletes.

Development on the project was initially announced in 2019, when Smith signed on to star in the feature.

Filming commenced in early 2020 and concluded later that year following a brief hiatus that was forced on the production by the onset of the global pandemic.

The biographical drama film is set to be released in theaters and on the HBO Max streaming service on November 19th. 

Film: Development on the project was initially announced in 2019, when Smith signed on to star in the feature

Film: Development on the project was initially announced in 2019, when Smith signed on to star in the feature

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