Kuala Lumpur (January 16, 2018) – Fans of badminton and Datuk Wira Lee Chong Wei are set to witness the 1st and the ONLY screening of the 133-minute Director’s Extended Version of the LEE CHONG WEI movie on 9 March 2018 at the Bukit Jalil National Stadium, Kuala Lumpur Sports City.
The Event, “World Premiere LEE CHONG WEI Extended Version 133 Minutes” will be attended by Datuk Wira Lee Chong Wei & family, Malaysian badminton legends, celebrities the Director & cast of the LEE CHONG WEI movie.
The badminton ace is getting the big screen treatment in a self-titled biopic. Directed by Teng Bee, the film portrays Lee’s life from the early stage all the way to him becoming the World No. 1 badminton player.
Co-organised by CB PICTURES and SKY EVENTS in association with MAHU PICTURES, the highlight of the Event is the screening of LEE CHONG WEI movie will be of the extended version in 133 minutes which will not be shown in cinemas.
The organisers will screen the movie on a special-built giant 40 metre x 17 metre LED screen, making it the largest movie screening in Malaysia. A massive 20,000 crowd is expected at the World Premiere screening, and it is set to make its way into The Malaysia Book of Records.
Executive Producer of the Movie, Datuk Joe Lee shared, “Chong Wei has not seen the film and will be watching it for the first time with everyone who will be attending the event on 9 March. It will be a special occasion for Chong Wei and everyone present.”
Prior to the start of special movie premiere screening, audience will also witness the 100-metre Red Carpet Walk welcoming Malaysia badminton greats, actors and actresses of the movie as well as celebrities gracing the Event. The organiser will also be inviting the members of the Thomas Cup 1992 winning team to the Event.
The crowd will also be treated with performances of the movie’s theme songs by renowned singers, whose names will be announced in due time. A carnival with at least 10 sponsored booths in the National Stadium will be held and it begins when the stadium’s doors open at 4:00pm.
Tickets to the Event are priced at RM88, RM108, RM128 and RM168 (Limited Seats).
Tickets (CASH & CREDIT CARD) can be purchased at Ticketing Box Office at the Main Entrance of AXIATA ARENA, KL Sports City, Bukit Jalil.
Or ONLINE via WWW.MYTICKET.ASIA (Credit Card Only).
Ticketing enquiry can be made at +603-5879 9967 (Working Days 11am to 6pm).
Each purchased ticket comes with one (1) LEE CHONG WEI Movie T-shirt valued at RM59, one (1) GSC Movie Ticket to watch the shorter version of LEE CHONG WEI movie, one (1) limited edition Movie Poster pre-autographed by Datuk Wira Lee Chong Wei and movie casts, and one (1) sponsored movie bag. These will be distributed at the National Stadium on Event day with proof of ticket.
Ticket holders will also stand a chance to win lucky draw of limited edition prizes, including YONEX LEE CHONG WEI Badminton racquet (100 units), SAMSUNG Smartphone (5 units), Film Book (30 units) and other special prizes to be won.