Charlotte Gainsbourg, who plays Joe in the controversial Lars von Trier film, told THR: "Each time he comes up with a different, new experience, taking me to new and other places." The actress also starred in von Trier's Melancholia and Antichrist.
Christian Slater appeared well-dressed and dapper in black-framed glasses. "I've always been a huge fan of Lars von Trier; I think he's an amazing director," Slater, who plays Joe's beloved father, told THR. "And it was a unique subject matter, and it was a lovely part to play."
Emmy Rossum made a strong statement at the screening in a gray, figure-hugging shift dress.
X Files and Hannibal star Gillian Anderson wore a tailored navy dress to the premiere.
From left: Christian Slater, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Stacy Martin, Uma Thurman and Stellan Skarsgard.
John Cameron Mitchell and Uma Thurman
Girls actor John Cameron Mitchell and Uma Thurman together on the carpet.
Stacy Martin plays Young Joe in the film.
Star Stellan Skarsgard rocked a scarf at the New York premiere.
Homeland actor Timothee Chalamet smiled on the carpet.
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