Stars turned out on Tuesday for the premiere of "Sully" at Alice Tully Hall in Manhattan.

The film stars Tom Hanks as Capt. Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger, who landed a US Airways jet on the Hudson River in 2009.


The film is slated to be released this Friday.

Tom Hanks

Tom Hanks on the red carpet for the
Tom Hanks on the red carpet for the premiere of his new movie, "Sully," at Alice Tully Hall in Manhattan on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016. Hanks stars as Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger in the movie. (Credit: ©Patrick McMullan / Jimi Celeste)

Chesley 'Sully' Sullenberger

Chesley
Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, the inspiration behind the upcoming film "Sully," attends the film's premiere in Manhattan on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016. (Credit: ©Patrick McMullan / Jimi Celeste)

Katie Couric and John Molner

Katie Couric attends the
Katie Couric attends the "Sully" premiere with husband John Molner on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016. (Credit: ©Patrick McMullan / Jimi Celeste)

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Rosanna Scotto

Rosanna Scotto at Alice Tully Hall for the
Rosanna Scotto at Alice Tully Hall for the premiere of "Sully" on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016. (Credit: ©Patrick McMullan / Jimi Celeste)

Clint Eastwood

Clint Eastwood attends the
Clint Eastwood attends the "Sully" premiere at Alice Tully Hall in Manhattan on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016. Eastwood is both a director and producer of the upcoming film. (Credit: ©Patrick McMullan / Jimi Celeste)

Frank Marshall

Frank Marshall, producer of the upcoming film
Frank Marshall, producer of the upcoming film "Sully," attends the Manhattan premiere at Alice Tully Hall on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016. (Credit: ©Patrick McMullan / Jimi Celeste)

Gayle King

Gayle King at the Manhattan premiere for
Gayle King at the Manhattan premiere for "Sully" on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016. (Credit: ©Patrick McMullan / Jimi Celeste)

Aaron Eckhart

Aaron Eckhart attends the
Aaron Eckhart attends the "Sully" premiere at Alice Tully Hall in Manhattan on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016. Eckhart plays co-pilot Jeff Skiles in the film. (Credit: ©Patrick McMullan / Jimi Celeste)

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Alison Williams

Alison Williams attends the premiere of
Alison Williams attends the premiere of "Sully" at Alice Tully Hall in Manhattan on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016. (Credit: ©Patrick McMullan / Jimi Celeste)

Al Roker & Deborah Roberts

Deborah Roberts and Al Roker at the
Deborah Roberts and Al Roker at the "Sully" premiere in Manhattan on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016. (Credit: ©Patrick McMullan / Jimi Celeste)

Darren Criss

Darren Criss attends the premiere at Alice Tully
Darren Criss attends the premiere at Alice Tully Hall in Manhattan for the premiere of "Sully" on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016. (Credit: ©Patrick McMullan / Jimi Celeste)