Sigourney Weaver To Attend Alien Day Screening NYC
Sigourney Weaver is an Academy Award-nominated and Golden Globe-winning actress. Yet, Weaver is notable for her portrayal of the protagonist Ellen Ripley. The character is an figure of feminine empowerment in Sci-Fi and Horror cinema. As most are aware the 26th of April is “Alien Day”. The nationwide observance originated from 20th Century Fox pictures. The date pays homage to the fictitious moon Acheron and setting to “Aliens”. The celestial body is also referred to as LV-426 , hence 26th of April.
This event is a must for “Alien” film franchise enthusiasts. In the New York City and tri-state area? Be sure not to miss this opportunity to be a part of LV-426 history.
Alamo Drafthouse and Mondo joins in on the nationwide “Alien Day” festivities. Alamo Drafthouse and Mondo will host a screening of “Aliens” at New York City’s Town Hall. The exclusive one day event will feature:
- Custom video pre-shows
- Rare “Alien” T-shirt will be sold by Mondo. (Mondo will also offer limited “Alien” branded apparel and merchandise through their website.)
- Inaugural launch of Alamo Drafthouse’s flagship theater
- Sigourney Weaver will be in attendance.
New York City’s Town Hall is located at 445 Gold Street between Fulton and Flatbush Avenues, NYC. For more information and to buy tickets visit AlamoAliens.com.
Brooklyn Creative Manager Cristina Cacioppo offered the following on Alamo Drafthouse’s “Alien Day” event. Cacioppo stated:
“….This event is the perfect way for us to introduce the Alamo to New York City…”
“…A movie that embodies the thrill of the cinematic experience, plus the incredible Sigourney Weaver, and the opportunity to get a Mondo tee all make for a dream of a program….”
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