The Wait is Finally Over… The King has Returned – THE PHENOMENA COMES TO SKY 3D
LONDON, November 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ –
27.11.11 18.30, 03.12.11 19.00 and 18.12.11 19.00
UK box office smash hit, The Lion King, roars into living rooms
nationwide on Sky 3D for the first time ever in spine tingling 3D TV
[http://www.sky.com/shop/tv/3d ] from 27th November. Forget your worries and
be reunited with Nala and Simba as they continue to complete their own
‘circle of life’.
This highly anticipated film follows Disney’s critically acclaimed
re-mastered The Lion King3D, which has totalled a mighty GBP137.3million at
the global box office! Now you can become part of the awe-inspiring 3D
entertainment and jump into the magic with family and friends from the
comfort of your own home.
Fall in love again with the unforgettable story of this beloved classic
with award-winning music and breathtaking scenes like never before as
beloved characters Simba, Mufasa, Nala, Scar, Timon and Pumbaa are brought
to life in this epic masterpiece in a brand new and unique way.
LION KING SYNOPSIS:
From the moment The Lion King was first released in 1994 it became an
instant Disney classic, with audiences the world over falling in love with
the characters, story and amazing animation. The film was joined by an
award-winning soundtrack that introduced us all to the magic of the Circle
of Life and taught us about Timon, Pumbaa and Simba’s Problem Free
Philosophy, Hakuna Matata. The Lion King is a rip-roaring comedy with an
uplifting message of courage, loyalty and hope, an ageless tale for all
About Sky 3D
Sky launched Sky 3D, Europe’s first domestic 3D channel to millions of
Sky [http://www.sky.com/shop ] homes in October 2010 with a diverse line-up
of movies, documentaries, live sport and further content spanning
entertainment and the arts. All Sky+HD viewers with a 3D TV are able to
receive Sky 3D, as no set-top box upgrade is required. At no extra charge,
customers who subscribe to Sky’s top channel and HD
[http://www.sky.com/ireland/tv/high-definition ] pack can receive access to a
wide range of 3D movies, entertainment and sports. Sky 3D is compatible with
all of the 3D TVs being introduced by Sony, Samsung, LG and Panasonic and
works with both ‘active’ and ‘passive’ 3D formats. Sky 3D is now available
in more than 2,000 pubs and clubs across the UK and Ireland following the
world’s first commercial launch in April 2010.
About the Walt Disney Company
The Walt Disney Company (TWDC), together with its subsidiaries and
affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and
media enterprise with five business segments: studio entertainment, media
networks, consumer products, interactive media group, and parks and resorts.
TWDC has had a strong presence in the UK for more than 75 years and
currently employs over 3,500 people. TWDC UK is a major film distributor
with recent successes including ‘Toy Story 3′ and ‘Alice in Wonderland’.
For stills and further information please contact:
Sky 3D: firstname.lastname@example.org, +44(0)207-705-3000
Sky Movies: email@example.com, +44(0)207-705-3000