Telegraph to live stream ‘Best Exotic’ premiere

Telegraph Media Group (TMG) yesterday confirmed its exclusive UK partnership with Fox Searchlight, to live stream the UK Royal Premiere of ‘The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel 2’.

The Premiere, which will take place on Tuesday, 17th February, will feature all the red carpet action including the arrivals of the stars of the film, Dame Judi Dench, Richard Gere, Dame Maggie Smith, Dev Patel and Bill Nighy.

The Telegraph’s Alice Vincent will be live at the Premiere, treating TMG’s audience to exclusive footage and interviews with the actors and other celebrities in attendance.

TMG’s UK exclusive with Fox Searchlight is part of a wider campaign which will also include marketing, social and editorial activity in the lead up to and during the Royal Premiere of the film.

Andrew Pettie, Head of Arts and Entertainment, TMG, said: “This is a wonderful event for the Telegraph and a fantastic opportunity for our audience to be invited into the world of a Royal Premiere of a film whose cast and setting is already hugely popular with cinema-goers. Our exclusive partnership with Fox Searchlight will build excitement ahead of the film’s release and reinforces The Telegraph’s passion for film and commitment to supporting the film industry.”

This announcement follows the success of TMG’s partnerships with BAFTA, The Monuments Men UK Premiere, Fury and Paddington.

Visit The Telegraph website at 5.30pm on Tuesday, 17th February to watch the live stream.