The Star Wars Saga Reveals it’s Plans for Empire Presents the Big Screen

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So we have C3p0 aka Anthony Daniels on stage along, limted edition Star Wars masks, getting your photo taken on part of a replica Star Wars set and a special Star Wars Blu-ray Lounge are just a few of the stops the team at Lucasfilm are pulling out to pimp the upcoming Star Wars Saga on Blu-Ray launch.

Check out all the info in the press release below.




LONDON (2nd August, 2011) – To celebrate STAR WARS™THE COMPLETE SAGA launching on Blu-ray September 12th, Lucasfilm Ltd. and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment have teamed up with Empire Presents…BIG SCREEN for three days of incredible Star Wars activity at London’s The O2.

On August 12-14th, Empire Presents…BIG SCREEN will play host to a variety of rare treats for Star Wars fans of all ages.

C-3P0 himself, Anthony Daniels, will be on hand on August 12th and 13th to introduce a very special Industrial Light & Magic presentation, where the geniuses behind Star Wars’ ground-breaking effects will guide audiences through the secrets of the beloved movie series.

Joining Anthony Daniels on stage will be two of ILM’s most key talent – Digital Artist John Goodson and Visual Effects Supervisor Bill George. Fans will hear from Bill and John as they take us on a journey behind the scenes of the films while revealing exclusive new content which will be found in the upcoming release of STAR WARS™THE COMPLETE SAGA on Blu-ray.

In addition, on Saturday August 13th only, there will be an incredible Star Wars Blu-ray Lounge, in association with Panasonic. This amazing installation will bring the high definition wonder of the upcoming STAR WARS™THE COMPLETE SAGA on Blu-ray to a virtual living room at London’s The O2, with some exclusive sneak peeks at some of the 40-hours of special features never-before seen in the comfort of our dedicated lounge.  Attendees will also receive a limited edition Star Wars character mask!  Fans are also invited to the lounge on Saturday to share and record their own personal Star Wars story as part of the Star Wars Stories Project.

Meanwhile, over the duration of the weekend, every fan attending Empire Presents… BIG SCREEN will have the special opportunity to be photographed on part of a replica Star Wars set, complete with legendary characters C-3P0 and R2-D2 – a memorable treat for families and fans of all ages.  Families are also invited all three days to take part in the Star Wars Padawan Training where attendees will learn how to use the force to save the galaxy.

Tickets for Empire Presents… BIG SCREEN start at £10, with a Day Pass just £35

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 GS Reporter: Nuge


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