Jackson Pic Gets Worldwide Premiere

Fans worldwide will have the opportunity to celebrate the global launch of “Michael Jackson: This Is It” when Sony Pictures Entertainment hosts over 25 global premieres, with more than 15 of those coordinated simultaneously around the world, on Tuesday, October 27th.

“Michael Jackson: This Is It” will be available worldwide for a limited two-week engagement beginning, Wednesday October 28th. Tickets for all shows, including the Tuesday night special advance screenings, are available for purchase beginning this coming Sunday, September 27th. Moviegoers can purchase tickets by visiting all major motion picture ticketing websites as well as ThisIsIt-Movie.com.

Three hours after the worldwide celebration of the motion picture, the first public screenings of the film will begin. For example, the first audiences in Los Angeles will see the film at 9pm; in New York, audiences will have the opportunity to see the film at midnight; and in London, the advance screenings will be at 4am UK time.