Final month, Beyoncé made a shock go to to the L.A. premiere of Taylor Swift‘s “Eras Tour” movie. Now Swift has returned the favor, showing in London on Thursday evening for the debut of Beyoncé’s “Renaissance” film.
Swift wore a shiny silver robe with a thigh-high slit to the occasion, and accessorized with black heels and a daring pink lip.
The 2 pop stars have had insanely profitable years, with each delivering sold-out stadium excursions and live performance movies to match. As an alternative of stoking competitors, Bey and Tay have introduced a united entrance, supporting one another by all of it.
In an Instagram submit after Swift’s premiere, she detailed how a lot Beyoncé displaying up meant to her. “I’m so glad I’ll by no means know what my life would’ve been like with out @beyonce’s affect,” Swift wrote. “The best way she’s taught me and each artist out right here to interrupt guidelines and defy business norms. Her generosity of spirit. Her resilience and flexibility. She’s been a guiding gentle all through my profession and the truth that she confirmed up tonight was like an precise fairytale.”
Beyoncé’s “Renaissance” movie is about to open in theaters on Friday, focusing on $30 million to $40 million globally in its first weekend. Along with the U.S., “Renaissance” is screening in 94 worldwide territories, together with Mexico, the U.Ok., South Africa, Kenya, Australia and Germany.
Swift’s “Eras Tour” has earned $250 million worldwide to this point, making $92 million in its debut weekend. Whereas Swift’s movie delivered a concert-like expertise to followers, “Renaissance” takes extra of the documentary route, bringing audiences behind-the-scenes of her newest tour.
Selection’s Steven J. Horowitz praised the film as “satisfying with out being indulgent, however most of all, it’s a monument to Beyoncé’s standing as certainly one of pop’s most enduring figures, and all the things it takes to get there.”