In a press release announced today, MySpace announced that it will broadcast a live red carpet event from the L.A. premiere of The Twilight Saga: Eclipse. This event will take place on Thursday, June 24th beginning at 5:30pm PST.
The press release is below:
MYSPACE TO HOST LIVE STREAM OF SUMMIT ENTERTAINMENT’S
THE TWILIGHT SAGA: ECLIPSE PREMIERE RED CARPET ARRIVALS ON
THURSDAY, JUNE 24th
Viewers Worldwide Can Pose Questions to the Cast Live On the Red Carpet at the Los Angeles Film Festival
LOS ANGELES – JUNE 15, 2010 – MySpace will host a live stream of Summit Entertainment’s The Twilight Saga: Eclipse red carpet arrivals at the premiere on Thursday, June 24th atwww.myspace.com/twilight. Moviegoers across the globe will be able to experience the red carpet first-hand and in real-time. Viewers will also be able to take part by posting comments or questions to The Twilight Saga: Eclipse official MySpace page that may then be presented to the celebrities during the broadcast. The red carpet arrivals will stream live from the Los Angeles Film Festival beginning at 5:30 PM PT.
The video player will be embeddable allowing for additional outlets to carry the broadcast. The live stream details are as follows:
WHERE: The Twilight Saga: Eclipse Official MySpace page:http://www.myspace.com/twilight
DATE: Thursday, June 24
TIME: 5:30 PM PT
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse stars Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner, Bryce Dallas Howard, Billy Burke, Peter Facinelli, Elizabeth Reaser, Jackson Rathbone, Kellan Lutz, Ashley Greene, Nikki Reed, Julia Jones and Dakota Fanning. The film opens on June 30, 2010.
In The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, directed by David Slade from a screenplay written by Melissa Rosenberg, Bella (Stewart) once again finds herself surrounded by danger as Seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a malicious vampire continues her quest for revenge. In the midst of it all, she is forced to choose between Edward (Pattinson) and Jacob (Lautner) — knowing that her decision has the potential to ignite the struggle between vampire and werewolf. With her graduation quickly approaching, Bella is confronted with the most important decision of her life.
About the TWILIGHT SAGA film series
The TWILIGHT SAGA film series tells the story of 17-year-old Bella Swan who moves to the small town of Forks, Washington to live with her father, and becomes drawn to Edward Cullen, a pale, mysterious classmate who seems determined to push her away. But neither can deny the attraction that pulls them together…even when Edward confides that he and his family are vampires. The action-packed, modern day vampire love story TWILIGHT, the first film in the series, was released in theatres on November 21, 2008 to a blockbuster reception. The second installment of the film franchise, THE TWILIGHT SAGA: NEW MOON was released November 20, 2009. The franchise has grossed over $1.1 billion in worldwide box office ticket sales to date.
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About Summit Entertainment, LLC
Summit Entertainment, LLC is a worldwide theatrical motion picture development, financing, production and distribution studio. The studio handles all aspects of marketing and distribution for both its own internally developed motion pictures as well as acquired pictures. Summit Entertainment, LLC also represents international sales for both its own slate and third party product. Summit Entertainment, LLC releases on average 10 to 12 films annually.