CENTENNIAL, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–On Thursday, April 24 at 7:30 p.m. local time, television and movie
superstar William Shatner stars in “Shatner’s
World,” brought to you by Fathom Events and
Priceline.com. Through anecdotes, songs, jokes and poignant moments,
audience members will experience William Shatner’s phenomenal path from
classically trained Shakespearean actor to cultural icon, brilliantly
creating the most important character he has ever played, William
Shatner. The two-hour show will take audiences on a retrospective voyage
through Shatner’s life and career through his laugh-out-loud humor,
signature storytelling and select musical selections in his inimitable
style. He is known as much for his unique persona as for his expansive
body of work on television and film. In addition to a spectacular show,
cinema audiences will be treated to an exclusive welcome message from
William Shatner himself.
Tickets for “Shatner’s World” are available at participating
theater box offices and online at www.FathomEvents.com.
The event will be presented in more than 630 select movie theaters
around the country through Fathom’s Digital
Broadcast Network. For a complete list of theater locations and
prices, visit the Fathom Events website (theaters and participants
are subject to change).
“I’ve done this one-man show on Broadway and in many cities across the
United States,” said William Shatner. “At the curtain call, the
audiences’ reaction, their love and appreciation, moved me to tears.
This show has been one of the highlights of my life.”
William Shatner is an award-winning actor, director, producer, writer,
recording artist, philanthropist and horseman. In 1966, he originated
the role of Captain James T. Kirk in the TV series Star Trek, which
spawned a film franchise where he returned as Kirk in seven of the
movies, one of which he directed. He played the title role in the hit
series T.J. Hooker before hosting TV’s first reality-based series,
Rescue 911. He has won numerous awards, including an Emmy® and his first
Golden Globe® for his portrayal of Denny Crane on The Practice and
Boston Legal. He also garnered four Emmy nominations as well as Golden
Globe and SAG Award nods.
“William Shatner takes fans on a unique and exciting journey where
they’ll see the human side of his larger-than-life persona,” said Shelly
Maxwell, executive vice president of Fathom Events. “This Hollywood icon
truly offers us an intimate glimpse into the man behind the icon in
About AC JV, LLC
Fathom Events is owned by a newly formed entity called AC JV,
LLC. Fathom is the recognized leader in the alternative entertainment
industry, offering a variety of one-of-a-kind entertainment events in
movie theaters nationwide that include live, high-definition
performances of the Metropolitan Opera, the performing arts, major
sporting events, music concerts, comedy series, Broadway shows, original
programming featuring entertainment’s biggest stars, socially relevant
documentaries with audience Q&A and much more. Additionally, Fathom
events take audiences behind-the-scenes and offer unique extras –
creating the ultimate entertainment experience for fans of all ages.
Co-owned by the three largest movie theater circuits in the United
States, AMC Entertainment Inc. (NYSE: AMC), Cinemark Holdings, Inc.
(NYSE: CNK) and Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC), Fathom’s live
digital broadcast network (“DBN”) is the largest cinema broadcast
network in North America, bringing live events to more than 750
locations in 171 Designated Market Areas® (including all of the top 50).
For more information, visit www.fathomevents.com.
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Christine Pomorski, 303-792-8763