World Premiere of Live-Action "ATTACK ON TITAN" on July 14 in USA

With an invitation to a red carpet premiere (My first ever! Bless you and Thanks! but alas I am nowhere near the United States of America… grrrr), we get to see the U.S. poster image for the Part One premiere of the live-action "Attack On Titan"!


PRESS RELEASE: LIVE-ACTION World Premiere Feature Film "ATTACK ON TITAN" - Based on the 50 MILLION COPIES SOLD MANGA SERIES on Tuesday, July 14th at The Egyptian Theatre, Hollywood

WHAT: The World Premiere of FUNimation Entertainment's live-action feature film ATTACK ON TITAN.  Based on the popular manga series of the same name (SHINGEKI NO KYOJIN in Japanese), the film tells the story of a world where most of humanity has been destroyed by giants and where the last of mankind fights to survive behind three concentric walls - walls that were once impenetrable to the giants. The film centers on Eren Yeager (Haruma Miura), a young boy determined to make a change when he himself could transform into one. He and his adopted sister Mikasa Ackerman (Kiko Mizuhara) are humanity's last hope.

With more than 50 million copies in print today, ATTACK ON TITAN has also inspired four spin-off manga, a 25-episode anime series, and four video game adaptations. The film is directed by Shinji Higuchi (GODZILLA). Distributed by FUNimation Entertainment (DRAGONBALL Z).


WHO: Haruma Miura (actor, ATTACK ON TITAN and member of J-Pop group "Brash Brats"), Kiko Mizuhara (actress, ATTACK ON TITAN and NORWEGIAN WOOD), Shinji Higuchi (director, ATTACK ON TITAN), Eric Roberts (Academy Award and Golden Globe nominated actor), Casper Van Dien (STARSHIP TROOPERS, MORTAL COMBAT), Elise Neal ("The Hughleys," "Hollywood Divas"), Christina Grimmie ("The Voice", YOUTUBE Star), Charlotte Ross ("Arrow," "Glee," "NYPD Blue"), Kamil McFadden (RISE OF THE GUARDIANS, "K.C. Undercover"),  ALL-4-ONE (Grammy Award-winning musical artists), Shawn Stockman (BOYZ II MEN, 16 time Grammy Award-nominee and 4 time Grammy Award-winning singer), Carl Weathers (ROCKY), Dawn Richards (singer, DANITY KANE), Lenay Dunn (Host, MTV's "10 on Top"), Stephen Kramer Glickman (comedian & actor, "Big Time Rush"), Taylor Dayne (singer, #1 Billboard hit "Tell it to My Heart"),  Jena Sims (ENTOURAGE), Blake Cooper Griffin ("Major Crimes"), Tim Griffin ("Wayward Pines"), NYLON PINK (anime All-Girl Band Sensation), Brandon Tyler Russell (SMITTY), Hopsin (Rapper and Producer), Christina Grimmie (YouTube sensation, "The Voice" contestant), Lauren Suthers (Teen Pop Sensation), Serena Laurel (Singer/Songwriter), with more talent to confirm. 

WHEN:
Tuesday, July 14th 2015
Red carpet media check-in: 5:30 PM
Red carpet arrivals: 6:00 PM
Screening: 7:30 PM

WHERE:
The Egyptian Theatre
6712 Hollywood Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90028


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