Lee Daniels and ‘Empire,’ ‘Paris Is Burning’ & More Come to Outfest Fusion (March 13-14)
Lee Daniels and 'Empire,' 'Paris Is Burning' & More Come to Outfest Fusion (March 13-14)
Outfest Fusion, the festival’s annual celebration of LGBTQ people of color, comes to the Egyptian Theater in Los Angeles this weekend. Of interest to this site, Lee Daniels will attend in person for a special screening of Fox’s “Empire” along with producer Ilene Chaiken.
The festival will also present a digitally restored version of the 1991 classic exploration of New York drag ball culture, “Paris Is Burning,” as well as indie hit “Dear White People,” with the producers in person.
Find additional screening details and ticket info below, and for more on Outfest Fusion, click HERE.
3/13 at 7pm:
A screening of the hit Fox show EMPIRE followed by an exclusive Q&A with the show’s creator Lee Daniels, and his fellow Producer Ilene Chaiken.
3/13 at 7:30pm:
The US Premiere of STORIES OF OUR LIVES the Kenyan narrative anthology shot in crisp B&W that was banned in Kenya, and just won the Audience Award at Berlin:
3/13 at 9pm
PARIS IS BURNING presented by the stars of RuPaul’s Drag Race
3/13 at 9:30pm
DEAR WHITE PEOPLE presented by the film’s Producing team, with a Q&A after the screening.