Royal wedding to be broadcast in U.S. movie theatres
The biggest wedding of the year is about to get the big-screen treatment. Fathom Events and BritBox, the subscription service from BBC Studios and ITV, will bring moviegoers nationwide Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s highly anticipated nuptials, captured live from Windsor Castle in England and presented commercial-free on May 19.
Tickets for “Harry & Meghan: The Royal Wedding”can be purchased at www.FathomEvents.com or participating box offices. The wedding will be broadcastin nearly 200 U.S. cinemas on Saturday, May 19 at 10 a.m. local time, through Fathom’s Digital Broadcast Network. A complete list of participating theatre locations is available on the Fathom Events website.
“There’s something special about witnessing history unfold,” said Fathom Events CEO Ray Nutt. “We’re thrilled to partner with BritBox to give moviegoers across the country an opportunity to watch one of the most exciting events of the year in a grand, cinematic setting.”
“We are honored to present ‘Harry & Meghan: The Royal Wedding’to a U.S. audience in such a big way,” said BritBox president Soumya Sriraman. “A royal wedding has never before been screened in movie theatres, but we believe that an event as monumental as this one is fit for the big screen.”