"Twilight" co-stars Peter Facinelli, Nikki Reed and Jackson Rathbone will be in attendance at the Twilight Forever Fan Experience event (for the "Twilight Forever: The Complete Saga" DVD/Blu-ray box set) at Planet Hollywood's Times Square location in New York City on Nov. 4, 2013, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. EST. The participation of Facinelli, Reed and Rathbone was announced in a press release issued on Oct. 31, 2013.
The two-day event will include musical performances, fan contests, exclusive prizes and memorabilia giveaways. Planet Hollywood Times Square’s "Twilight Forever Fan Experience" exhibit will remain on display through the end of 2013.
"The Twilight Forever Fan Experience begins Nov. 3, 2013, with a marathon screening of all five films in the "Twilight Saga" series, along with fan contests and chances to win exclusive prizes and "Twilight" memorabilia throughout the day. Doors open to guests starting at 9 a.m. EST at New York City's Regal E-Walk Stadium 13 Cineplex in Times Square.
"The Twilight Forever Fan Experience" continues on Nov. 4, 2013, when guests get a chance to see Facinelli, Reed and Rathbone unveil the new Twilight Forever Fan Experience Exhibit at Planet Hollywood. There will also be a musical performance by Reed and and her husband, Paul McDonald, whose duet, "All I've Ever Needed," is featured on "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2" soundtrack.
"Twilight Forever: The Complete Saga" box set encompasses all five "Twilight" films and has more than two hours of new, exclusive content and more than 10 hours of every special feature ever created for the multi-billion dollar franchise. "Twilight Forever: The Complete Saga" is available as a 10-disc Blu-ray (plus Digital HD UltraViolet) set and as a 12-disc DVD (plus Digital UltraViolet) on Nov. 5, 2013.
In the "Twilight" movies, Facinelli played Dr. Carlisle Cullen. Reed and Jackson played siblings Rosalie Hale and Jasper Hale, two adopted members of the Cullen vampire family. One of the members of the family is Edward Cullen (played by Robert Pattinson), who has a passionate romance with teenager Bella Swan (played by Kristen Stewart).
The "Twilight" movies (based on the novels by Stephenie Meyer) began with 2008's "Twilight" and continued with 2009's "The Twilight Saga: New Moon," 2010's "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse," 2011's "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1" and 2012's "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2." All of these movies were big hits in theaters and on home video.
Attendance for "The Twilight Forever Fan Experience" is open to the public on a first-come, first-served basis. More information and additional contest details are available at the official "Twilight" Facebook page and Twitter account.
Below is the timeline of events (appearances and times subject to change):
Nov. 3, 2013: Twilight Forever Fan Experience Marathon
Location: Regal E-Walk Stadium 13 Cineplex, 247 W. 42nd St., New York, NY 10036
Time: Doors open at 9 a.m. EST
- "Twilight" (122 minutes)
- "The Twilight Saga: New Moon" (130 minutes)
- "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse" (124 minutes)
- "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1 Extended Edition" (124 minutes)
- "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2" (115 minutes)
Nov. 4, 2013: "Twilight Forever Fan Experience Exhibit Launch"
Location: Planet Hollywood Times Square, 1540 Broadway, New York, NY 10036
Time: Doors open at 6 p.m. EST
Appearances by Facinelli, Reed and Rathbone, with a performance by Reed and McDonald.