Summit Entertainment at Lionsgate announced this afternoon that a record number of Twilight fans will be hosted for the fan camping line for The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2's upcoming world premiere in Los Angeles, California.
Registration for Part 2's premiere was initially extended from 1,200 to 1,500 fan patron spaces earlier this month - which is three hundred more spots than last year's turnout for The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 - but the studio has since increased the size of the site to accommodate 2,250 campers total, making it the largest camp site to-date for the franchise.
Twilight fans will begin camping in a makeshift tent city for the premiere on Thursday, Nov. 8. The black carpet premiere will then take place at Nokia L.A. Live on Monday, Nov. 12. The studio is said to be presently arranging various fan events for campers in attendance.
FAN CAMP HOSTED BY SUMMIT ENTERTAINMENT IN ADVANCE OF
THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN – PART 2
WORLD PREMIERE RECEIVES OVERWHELMING RESPONSE
Studio Increases Capacity of the Fan Camp
Making This Year’s Turnout its Largest Ever in the Franchise History
SantaMonica, CA October 29, 2012 – A record-breaking number of Twilight Saga fans will participate in the SummitEntertainment-hosted fan camp at L.A. Live in anticipation of THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN – PART 2 world premiere. Beginning Thursday, November 8th, diehard fans from around the world will begin camping for the chance to see the stars of THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN – PART 2 walk the black carpet one final time at the November 12th premiere at Los Angeles’ Nokia Theatre.
After a huge turnout last year with over 1,200 fans participating, Summit offered spots at this year’s camp to 1,500 campers. Due to an amplified response from fans, the studio increased the camp size to accommodate a total of 2,250 campers. This will be the franchise’s largest camp to date and will host nearly double the amount of campers from last year. In recognition of their loyalty, Summit Entertainment will host a series of activities over the four days for campers. Event details to be announced soon.
Summit Entertainment, a LIONSGATE® (NYSE: LGF) company, will bring THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN – PART 2 to theatres in North America at 10 p.m. on November 15, 2012 at many local theaters and will then release the film across North America and around the world via multiple show times on November 16, 2012.
The astonishing conclusion to THE TWILIGHT SAGA franchise, “THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN – PART 2” illuminates the secrets and mysteries of this spellbinding romantic epic that has entranced millions. Academy Award® winner Bill Condon directed both the first and second parts of the two-part finale starring Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner. The film, based on the fourthnovel in author Stephenie Meyer’s “Twilight” series, was written by Melissa Rosenberg with Wyck Godfrey, Karen Rosenfelt and Stephenie Meyer producing.
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