LIONSGATE AND SAMSUNG TO DEBUT OFFICIAL THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY - PART 1 TRAILER
SANTA MONICA, Calif. and DALLAS, July 18, 2014 /CNW/ -- Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier next generation global content leader, and Samsung Telecommunications America, LLC (Samsung), have teamed up on the next installment of the global blockbuster Hunger Games franchise, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1. The collaboration will launch with all fans getting a sneak peek of the film's first official teaser trailer, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, exclusively on Samsung's new Galaxy Tab® S ahead of its online release.
In a first-of-its-kind experience, fans will have the opportunity to preview the highly-anticipated The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 trailer on the Galaxy Tab S at an exclusive premiere in San Diego during Comic-Con on Friday, July 25.
[...] "We're giving our consumers the unique experience to premiere the official trailer of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part I on our new Galaxy Tab S," said Todd Pendleton, Chief Marketing Officer, Samsung Telecommunications America. "Together with Lionsgate, we will give Samsung Galaxy owners access to experience The Hunger Games franchise like never before."
On Friday, July 25 at 12:00pm PT, cast members from The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 will introduce the trailer on the Galaxy Tab S in the Capitol Gallery located in the Samsung Galaxy Experience in San Diego (in the Hard Rock Hotel, corner of 5th and L Streets).Unfortunately, the trailer will not be released online until early the following week, but US fans can also see the trailer on that weekend at select Best Buy Stores.
Fans outside the San Diego area can also get an exclusive preview of the first official The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 trailer beginning on Saturday, July 26 and extending through Sunday, July 27 by visiting Samsung Experience Shops inside select Best Buy locations. While supplies last, visitors will receive one complimentary pass to see The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 when it opens in theaters November 21.Moreover, Samsung Mobile will also debut an app for Galaxy phone/tablet users with exclusive content about The Hunger Games franchise:
As part of the collaboration, The Hunger Games Movie Pack App will be available to download for free on select Samsung devices* beginning July 28, via Google Play. The app will give Galaxy owners access to exclusive Hunger Games content, including scripts, book excerpts, video clips and more.UPDATE: Here's the confirmed cast members who will be in attendance for the introduction of the Full-Length Mockingjay Part 1 Trailer. They will be signing autographs for fans on Friday, 7/25, 3pm - 4pm at Lionsgate Booth 4045.
You can read the full press release HERE.
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What do you think Hunger Games fans? How excited are you to see what we all assume to be the Full-Length Trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1?