Setting eyes on Friday, April 25, for its theatrical debut, the Universal Pictures' comedy "Baby Mama" celebrated its premiere on Wednesday, April 23 at the Ziegfeld Theater in Midtown New York City. The special red carpet event was held at the Tribeca Film Festival and was attended by many of its stars, including Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Dax Shepard, Steve Martin and Sigourney Weaver.
Fey who walked on the red carpet wearing black dress expressed her excitement on screening the movie at the film fest saying, "I'm so thrilled to be part of this. I've been able to work in entertainment and only have to live in Chicago and New York, (and it) is an unbelievable blessing." Her co-star, Poehler who came to the event wearing Alberta Ferretti and accompanied by her actor husband Will Arnett , then added, "It's honestly awesome to be able to have this premiere in New York. It's such a New York film for us. We shot it here."
Aside from the cast ensemble, the premiere also sees many Hollywood big names, such as Molly Shannon, Chris Kattan, Faye Dunaway and Kristen Bell. Other notable people coming to the premiere also include festival's co-founder Robert De Niro, Limp Bizkit's rocker Fred Durst, race car driver Danica Patrick and television personality Hannah Storm.