TORONTO (May 26, 2015) – HBO Canada and Cineplex are partnering to reward GAME OF THRONES fans with the ultimate viewing experience: the chance to watch the epic series’ Season 5 finale on the big screen on Sunday, June 14. Building on the popularity and excitement of the Season 4 finale screenings in 2014, this year, the opportunity is open to fans across Canada with screenings taking place in 74 Cineplex theatres across the country, including British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, and Atlantic Canada. Free tickets are available on a first-come-first-serve basis beginning tomorrow at www.cineplex.com/GOT.
GAME OF THRONES fans will be prepped for the big finale after watching behind-the-scenes and extras, as well as Episode 9 from Season 5 of GAME OF THRONES. The epic screening event will also feature a pre-show with previews of big-buzz HBO series premiering on Sunday, June 21, including the second season of TRUE DETECTIVE, and new comedies BALLERS and THE BRINK.
“We’re thrilled to once again amplify Westeros for GAME OF THRONES fans,” said Jon Arklay, Senior Vice-President, Bell Media Agency, Brand, Creative and Marketing. “GAME OF THRONES cries out for big-screen treatment through epic scale and lush visuals. We hope our die-hard fans have a great time on June 14.”