The Hunger Games is about to be seen on TV. The rights to show it first went to EPIX and it seems they’ll be screening it on New Year’s Day.
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Premium network EPIX starts the New Year in a big way with the world television premiere of one of the most celebrated films of 2012, The Hunger Games. The hugely popular movie is great family fun, earning a colossal $686.5 million around the world since its late-March premiere and grossing $408.0 million at the North American box office. It is currently the 3rd largest U.S. film of the year and ranked 13thamong the all time highest grossing films.
WHAT: The television premiere of The Hunger Games
WHEN: January 1, at 12 Noon ET and at 8PM ET with an encore presentation onJanuary 4 at 8PM ET hosted by Seneca Crane himself, Wes Bentley, during an EPIX free preview weekend for all subscribers of affiliated partners. Leading into the January 4thairing will be behind the scenes clips and making of footage beginning at 5PM ET.
WHERE: On EPIX, EPIX on demand, online at EpixHD.com, and on EPIX apps on hundreds of devices including Xbox, Roku, iPads, iPhones and more.
So will you be watching it on New Year’s Eve?
You can find out more at http://press.epixhd.com/programming/hunger-games/.