Padma Lakshmi leads stars at special screening of The Duke in New York City

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Padma Lakshmi was a total head turner as she arrived to the star-studded screening of The Duke in New York City on Tuesday night.

The supermodel, 51, looked sexy, yet sophisticated while posing for shutterbugs in a fitted grey vest and matching trousers.

She styled the coord with a silky cream blouse that was left partially unbuttoned.

Head turner: Padma Lakshmi was a total head turner as she arrived to the star-studded screening of The Duke in New York City on Tuesday night

Nailed it: The supermodel, 51, looked sexy, yet sophisticated while posing for shutterbugs in a fitted grey vest and matching trousers

Head turner: Padma Lakshmi was a total head turner as she arrived to the star-studded screening of The Duke in New York City on Tuesday night. The supermodel, 51, looked sexy, yet sophisticated while posing for shutterbugs in a fitted grey vest and matching trousers

Padma slipped her feet into a pair of brown suede boots with pointed toes.

She was decked out in two gold pendant chains, one of which had a trio of green charms that hovered over her cleavage.

The Top Chef host sported a noticeable glow and styled her wavy raven hair in a side part for the night. 

The Duke star Helen Mirren modeled a canary yellow wrap dress with a v-neckline that showcased her smooth décolletage.

Golden: She was decked out in two gold pendant chains, one of which had a trio of green charms that hovered over her cleavage

Golden: She was decked out in two gold pendant chains, one of which had a trio of green charms that hovered over her cleavage

Elegance: Helen Mirren exuded elegance as she arrived to the screening of The Duke, in which she stars

Posing up a storm: Before heading inside, Helen posed for snaps in front of the film's official poster

Elegance: Helen Mirren exuded elegance as she arrived to the screening of The Duke, in which she stars

The 76-year-old star layered up with a bright pink cape and toted her essentials in a jeweled emerald green clutch.

The Academy Award winner completed her vibrant ensemble with a pair of yellow satin heels with bows on the front.

She accessorized with gold bangles, one of which was decorated in colorful gemstones. 

Her white hair was styled in a soft updo and she enhanced her natural beauty with a bit of eyeliner and lipstick. 

Bright: The Academy Award winner, 76, modeled a canary yellow wrap dress with a v-neckline that showcased her smooth décolletage

Bright: The Academy Award winner, 76, modeled a canary yellow wrap dress with a v-neckline that showcased her smooth décolletage

Perfect pairing: She layered up with a bright pink cape and toted her essentials in a jeweled emerald green clutch; Helen pictured with Sony Pictures Classics co-chief Michael Barker

Perfect pairing: She layered up with a bright pink cape and toted her essentials in a jeweled emerald green clutch; Helen pictured with Sony Pictures Classics co-chief Michael Barker

She posed for photos with Sony Pictures Classics co-chief Michael Barker, who looked classy in a black suit styled with a deep purple button-up shirt. 

Kathleen Turner looked sensational in a turquoise velvet top and a pair of matching wide-legged pants.

The 67-year-old actress rocked a natural glam makeup look and styled her golden blonde hair in loose curls that framed her face.

Kathleen posed with a black leather purse in hand that featured an eye-catching camouflage strap.

Posed up: She posed with Sony Pictures Classics co-chief Michael Barker, who looked classy in a black suit styled with a deep purple button-up shirt

Posed up: She posed with Sony Pictures Classics co-chief Michael Barker, who looked classy in a black suit styled with a deep purple button-up shirt

Glowing: Her white hair was styled in a soft updo and she enhanced her natural beauty with a bit of eyeliner and lipstick

Glowing: Her white hair was styled in a soft updo and she enhanced her natural beauty with a bit of eyeliner and lipstick

Decked out: The Queen actress accessorized with gold bangles, one of which was decorated in colorful gemstones

Decked out: The Queen actress accessorized with gold bangles, one of which was decorated in colorful gemstones

Jessica Vosk cut a stylish figure by rocking a grey puff-sleeve mini dress with a sweetheart neckline.

She gave her look a pop of color by secured her long, raven hair in place with a red braided headband. 

Vanessa Moody and Maud Lunenfeld proved the power of the LBD as they arrived to the screening in dueling black tank top dresses.

While Moody decided to pair her dress with a black and white paid coat, Lunenfeld showed off her fitted number in all its glory. 

Sensational: Kathleen Turner looked sensational in a turquoise velvet top and a pair of matching wide-legged pants

Sensational: Kathleen Turner looked sensational in a turquoise velvet top and a pair of matching wide-legged pants

Accessorized: Kathleen posed with a black leather purse in hand that featured an eye-catching camouflage strap

Accessorized: Kathleen posed with a black leather purse in hand that featured an eye-catching camouflage strap

Natural glam: The 67-year-old actress rocked a natural glam makeup look and styled her golden blonde hair in loose curls that framed her face

Natural glam: The 67-year-old actress rocked a natural glam makeup look and styled her golden blonde hair in loose curls that framed her face

Jihae looked every bit the fashionista in a long flouncy pussy bow blouse styled with a black fitted blazer and a pair of skintight faux leather leggings.

Celia Weston modeled a gorgeous neck scarf that accented her A-line plum button-up shirt and classic black pants.

The Duke is set in 1961 and follows 60-year-old taxi driver Kempton Bunton (played by Jim Broadbent) who steals artist Francisco Goya’s portrait of the Duke of Wellington from the National Gallery in London.

The film was met with critical acclaim during its premiere at the Venice International Film Festival in 2020, as well as at last year’s Telluride Film Festival.

Stylish: Jessica Vosk cut a stylish figure by rocking a grey puff-sleeve mini dress with a sweetheart neckline

Stylish: Jessica Vosk cut a stylish figure by rocking a grey puff-sleeve mini dress with a sweetheart neckline

LBD: Vanessa Moody and Maud Lunenfeld proved the power of the LBD as they arrived to the screening in dueling black tank top dresses

Eyes on her: While Moody decided to pair her dress with a black and white paid coat, Lunenfeld showed off her fitted number in all its glory

LBD: Vanessa Moody and Maud Lunenfeld proved the power of the LBD as they arrived to the screening in dueling black tank top dresses 

Deadline reported back in February that The Duke’s theatrical release date had been pushed from March 25, 2022 to April 22, 2022.

It was given a one-week run in December in order to qualify for the 2022 award season. The Duke is the final film from late director Roger Michell, who passed away in September 2021. 

The Duke is a Pathé, Ingenious Media and Screen Yorkshire presentation of a Neon Films Production.

Nicky Bentham is the Producer and the Executive Producers are Cameron McCracken and Jenny Borgars for Pathé, Andrea Scarso for Ingenious Media, Hugo Heppell for Screen Yorkshire, Peter Scarf and Christopher Bunton.

Fashionista: Jihae looked every bit the fashionista in a long flouncy pussy bow blouse styled with a black fitted blazer and a pair of skintight faux leather leggings

Fashionista: Jihae looked every bit the fashionista in a long flouncy pussy bow blouse styled with a black fitted blazer and a pair of skintight faux leather leggings

Statement scarf: Celia Weston modeled a gorgeous neck scarf that accented her A-line plum button-up shirt and classic black pants

Statement scarf: Celia Weston modeled a gorgeous neck scarf that accented her A-line plum button-up shirt and classic black pants

During the UK premiere in February, Helen spoke about being drawn to the comedy-drama’s ‘funny’ and ‘moving’ script.

‘It was funny, it was moving, it was unexpected. It was a lovely piece of writing, really, really lovely,’ she recalled to BANG Showbiz.

Helen plays Kempton Bunton’s wife Dorothy, which was a character she really ‘wanted to play.’

She continued: ‘I wanted to work with Jim, and I wanted to work with Roger, so it all came together for me.’ 

Plot: The Duke is set in 1961 and follows 60-year-old taxi driver Kempton Bunton (played by Jim Broadbent) who steals artist Francisco Goya's portrait of the Duke of Wellington from the National Gallery in London

Plot: The Duke is set in 1961 and follows 60-year-old taxi driver Kempton Bunton (played by Jim Broadbent) who steals artist Francisco Goya’s portrait of the Duke of Wellington from the National Gallery in London 

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