Hollywood South News with Jabari: Halle Berry opens Essence Fest with ‘Kidnap’ movie premiere

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NEW OREANS -- Halle Berry opened Essence Festival 2017 with the premiere of here new movie Kidnap at the Orpheum Theater.

Local fans and festival goers picked up their tickets from the front door, grabbed a bag of free popcorn, and watched Berry give Q & A's to premier goers.

Kidnap opens in theaters August 4th.