Upping the ante this year, Lionsgate has taken the world press event for The Hunger Games franchise on a truly global scale with Mockingjay: Part 1 tour to kick off on November 1 in Beijing and end on November 17 in LA.
eOne Films Spain is also reporting that on November 11 (previously reported to be the world premiere date), the Rome premiere in Madrid will take place. and the world premiere in London will now be on November 10.
From the press release:
Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Sam Claflin, director Francis Lawrence and producers Nina Jacobsonand Jon Kilik, will embark on a World Press Tour with stops in Seoul, London, New York and Los Angeles.
Elizabeth Banks, Julianne Moore, Natalie Dormer, Stanley Tucci and Donald Sutherland will join the delegation in London for the film’s UK world premiere in Leicester Square. Fans in the U.S. who purchase tickets on Fandango on October 29th during the first 24 hours of advance sales will be entered for a chance to win a trip to the London Premiere. All purchases on AMCTheaters.com, Cinemark.com, Fandango.com, and MovieTickets.com in the first 24 hours will receive a free download of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire on VUDU.
All of the cast will reconvene for the Los Angeles premiere, which will take place on November 17th at the Nokia Live Theater.