Brad Pitt, Liv Tyler and Ruth Negga lend serious star wattage to sci-fi film Ad Astra premiere in Hollywood

He's an iconic Hollywood heartthrob who's been mostly working behind the camera recently as an award-winning producer.

Yet Brad Pitt is again headlining a feature film as lead actor, in his latest Ad Astra, the premiere for which took place on Wednesday night at the historic Cinerama Dome theater in Los Angeles California.

Joining Mr. Pitt were his costars Liv Tyler, who plays his onscreen wife in the sci-fi film, along with Academy Award-nominated actress Ruth Negga. 

Leading man: Brad Pitt is again headlining a feature film as lead actor, in his latest Ad Astra, the premiere for which took place on Wednesday night at the historic Cinerama Dome

Leading man: Brad Pitt is again headlining a feature film as lead actor, in his latest Ad Astra, the premiere for which took place on Wednesday night at the historic Cinerama Dome

Brad, 55, cut a casual chic figure in all black at the premiere, in a sports coat over a collared shirt.

He sported a goatee and wore his blondish hair long behind his ears.

Liv, 42, matched her film husband in all black, in a simple long-sleeved dress that featured a frilly hem at her mid-calf.

Liv wore her hair down, with her bangs not quite covering her fabulous eye makeup, which supplied a hint of color to her ensemble. 

Statement piece: Ruth donned an attention-getting metallic gown
Chic in black: Liv matched her film husband in all black as well

The ladies: Joining Mr. Pitt were his costars Liv Tyler, who plays his onscreen wife in the sci-fi film, along with Academy Award-nominated actress Ruth Negga

Keeping it simple: Brad cut a casual chic figure in all black at the premiere, in a sports coat over a collared shirt

Keeping it simple: Brad cut a casual chic figure in all black at the premiere, in a sports coat over a collared shirt

Ruth, on the other hand, brought some serious shine and pizzazz to the premiere with her outfit, a chic metallic floor-length green and gold gown that featured a busy palm frond pattern, a gold belt accent and black velvet cuffs.

Ruth's statement garment had a high, bejeweled turtleneck, and its sleeves were poofy, creating a unique silhouette.

The Loving actress wore her hair in a refreshing pixie cut, and loaded her fingers with golden jeweled rings. 

Effortless: Liv wore her hair down, with her bangs not quite covering her fabulous eye makeup, which supplied a hint of color to her ensemble

Effortless: Liv wore her hair down, with her bangs not quite covering her fabulous eye makeup, which supplied a hint of color to her ensemble

A grand profile: Her dress featured a busy palm frond pattern, a gold belt accent and black velvet cuffs
A unique silhouette: Ruth's statement garment had a bejeweled turtleneck, and its sleeves were poofy

Showstopping: Ruth, on the other hand, brought some serious shine and pizzazz to the premiere with her outfit, a chic metallic floor-length green and gold gown

The premiere was a family affair for Liv, whose famous father Stephen Tyler (of Aerosmith) and sister Chelsea came to show their support.

Stephen, 71, served up the rock star look in a black blazer, open black shirt ornamented with a chain, and greenish bell-bottom jeans with gemstone-encrusted flourishes down the sides. 

Tyler brought along his 30-year-old girlfriend, former personal assistant Aimee Preston, who rocked a punk goth look in black lace, leather and leggings.

Father and daughter: The premiere was a family affair for Liv, whose famous father Stephen Tyler showed

Father and daughter: The premiere was a family affair for Liv, whose famous father Stephen Tyler showed 

A couple of lovebirds: Tyler brought along his 30-year-old girlfriend, former personal assistant Aimee Preston, who rocked a punk goth look in black lace, leather and leggings

A couple of lovebirds: Tyler brought along his 30-year-old girlfriend, former personal assistant Aimee Preston, who rocked a punk goth look in black lace, leather and leggings

May-December romance: Stephen, in a black blazer, open black shirt ornamented with a chain, and greenish bell-bottom jeans, later planted a kiss on his sweetheart

May-December romance: Stephen, in a black blazer, open black shirt ornamented with a chain, and greenish bell-bottom jeans, later planted a kiss on his sweetheart

Liv's sister Chelsea, 30, showed up with her actor husband Jon Foster.

Chelsea, a singer, is currently very pregnant, and she donned a charming long-sleeved red coral maternity mini dress for the premiere.

The Tyler family looked to be in their element in front of the cameras, with the sisters laughing amongst themselves and dad Stephen later planting a kiss on his sweetheart.

The Tylers: Liv's pregnant sister Chelsea, left, showed up as well

The Tylers: Liv's pregnant sister Chelsea, left, showed up as well

Gorgeous and glowing: Chelsea donned a charming long-sleeved red coral maternity mini dress for the premiere, with black calf boots

Gorgeous and glowing: Chelsea donned a charming long-sleeved red coral maternity mini dress for the premiere, with black calf boots

Sexy couple: Chelsea, a singer, attended with her actor husband Jon Foster

Sexy couple: Chelsea, a singer, attended with her actor husband Jon Foster

Legendary actors Donald Sutherland and Tommy Lee Jones, who both appear in the film, also swung by the Ad Astra event in formal suits on Wednesday night.

Jones, 73, attended the premiere with his wife since 2001, Dawn Laurel-Jones.

Ad Astra hits theaters on Friday. 

Keeping up with the Joneses: Tommy Lee Jones, who appears in the film as Pitt's character's dad, swung by the event in a formal suit with his wife Dawn Laurel-Jones in white

Keeping up with the Joneses: Tommy Lee Jones, who appears in the film as Pitt's character's dad, swung by the event in a formal suit with his wife Dawn Laurel-Jones in white

The man himself: Legendary actor Donald Sutherland, 84, was also in attendance

The man himself: Legendary actor Donald Sutherland, 84, was also in attendance

Hollywood royalty: Ad Astra hits theaters on Friday

Hollywood royalty: Ad Astra hits theaters on Friday

Brad Pitt, Liv Tyler & Ruth Negga lend star wattage to sci-fi film Ad Astra premiere in Hollywood

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