Lionsgate has announced that the new trailer for the film adaptation of Suzanne Collins’ best-selling novel will premiere this coming Monday on ABC. Curious to find out which show will debut the trailer? Click after the break to find out….
According the studio, the full trailer for their highly-anticipated film, The Hunger Games, will make its world premiere on ABC’s Good Morning America this Monday. The studio goes on to reveal that Josh Hutcherson (seen above), who plays Peeta Mellark in the film, will host the debut. You can read the details in press release, from the studio, below:
SANTA MONICA, CA (November 10, 2011) – LIONSGATE® (NYSE: LGF), a leading global entertainment company, today announced an exclusive partnership with ABC’s Good Morning America to world premiere the highly anticipated trailer for THE HUNGER GAMES.
The debut will be hosted in person by actor Josh Hutcherson (THE KIDS ARE ALRIGHT), who plays the pivotal character of Peeta Mellark in the film, in the top rated 8:00 hour of the show on Monday, November 14th. In addition to airing nationwide, the trailer will also be shown in its entirety on Good Morning America’s jumbotron in New York City’sTimes Square.
The partnership, which further distinguishes the film as a major motion picture event, will mark the first time ever that audiences will be exposed to sights and sounds from the film such as Katniss’ home District 12 and the opulent Capitol. With 16 million copies of The Hunger Games in circulation, a vast audience of book fans will also undoubtedly tune in for the first chance to hear the beloved characters speak iconic lines of dialogue from its pages.
If you don’t plan to stick around Monday to catch your first look at The Hunger Games, the trailer will be posted as soon as it becomes available online.
The Hunger Games begin March 23, 2012.