UNIVERSAL PICTURES, MIRAMAX FILMS AND IMAGINE ENTERTAINMENT HOST THE WORLD PREMIERE OF "CINDERELLA MAN," MONDAY, MAY 23 AT THE GIBSON AMPHITHEATRE,UNIVERSAL CITYWALK
Premiere to Benefit Best Buddies
WHAT: The premiere of CINDERELLA MAN
WHO: CINDERELLA MAN cast members Russell Crowe, Renee Zellweger,
Craig Bierko, Bruce McGill, Paddy Considine, David Huband, Ron
Canada, Connor Price, Ariel Waller, Patrick Louis, Rosemarie
WeWitt, Rance Howard, boxer Mark Simmons; director/producer Ron
Howard; producers Brian Grazer and Penny Marshall; and
screen/story writer Cliff Hollingsworth and screenwriter Akiva
Plus, celebrity guests from the worlds of entertainment and
sports including Tom Arnold, Randy Barbato, Thora Birch, Howard
Braddock, Michael Buffer, Gary Busey, Deepak Chopra, Beverly
DAngelo, Sally Field, Carrie Fisher, Nona Gaye, Linda Gray, Macy
Gray, Kelly Hu, Danny Huston, Don King, Maureen McCormick,
Christopher McDonald, Trey Parker, Holly Robinson Peete & Rodney
Peete, Matthew Perry, Tanya Roberts, Anthony Shriver (Best
Buddies founder/chairman), Matt Stone, Jean-Claude Van Damme,
Bokeem Woodbine and many others.
WHERE: The Gibson Amphitheatre, Universal CityWalk Universal Studios, Hollywood
WHEN: Monday, May 23, 2005
5:00 PM Press Call Time
6:00 PM Celebrity Arrivals
7:00 PM Screening Begins
CINDERELLA MAN opens in theaters across the country on Friday, June 3, 2005.
Best Buddies is the worlds largest non-profit organization that provides one-to-one friendships and integrated employment opportunities for people with intellectual disabilities, currently impacting over 250,000 annually.
The evening is sponsored in part by Volkswagen.
SOURCE Universal Pictures
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