Excited Avengers fans assembled across Europe and the US tonight to become the first public audiences to see the highly anticipated film, Marvel’s Avengers Assemble in exclusive fan screenings across the globe.
Screenings in London, Dublin, Paris, Berlin, LA, New York, Chicago, Miami, Houston, Philadelphia, San Diego, Orlando, San Antonio and Phoenix all kicked off within hours of each other, rewarding devoted superhero film fans with an exclusive preview of the biggest superhero film in history, Marvel’s Avengers Assemble.
In the UK, fans travelled across the country to take part in this exclusive London screening, many dressing as their favourite Avengers characters, eagerly anticipating a movie they have followed intently over the last year of production.
In the UK, Marvel’s Avengers Assemble Face book page has 125,000 devoted followers, 3000 of whom applied to be part of this exclusive Fan Screening Event, with 380 lucky winners picked at random from RSVPs, securing places at the screening at Shepherds Bush Vue Cinema, W12. Fan Screenings in Singapore, Australia, Korea and India will follow over the next week, building the frenzy of excitement ahead the release of 2012’s first blockbuster.
Marvel’s Avengers Assemble gathers iconic Marvel Super Heroes Iron Man, The Incredible Hulk, Thor, Captain America, Hawkeye and Black Widow as they answer a call to action when Nick Fury, Director of the international peacekeeping agency known as S.H.I.E.L.D., initiates a daring, globe-spanning recruitment effort to assemble The Avengers team to defeat an unexpected enemy, Loki, who threatens global safety and security when he gains access to the Cosmic Cube and its unlimited power.
Starring Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner and Tom Hiddleston, with Stellan Skarsgård and Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury, and directed by Joss Whedon, 'Marvel’s Avengers Assemble' is based on the ever-popular Marvel comic book series 'The Avengers,' first published in 1963 and a comics institution ever since and is released in the UK on 26th April and the US on 4th May.
The film launched at a star-studded World Premiere this week in LA on the 11th April and the UK will assemble the A-list cast of Marvel’s Avengers Assemble on 19th April, at Vue Westfield, Westfield London, Shepherds Bush at the films European Premiere.
Marvel’s Avengers Assemble will be released nationwide on Thursday 26 April 2012 by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures