The World Premiere Of Disneynature’s OCEANS Becomes A Star-Studded Affair
Last Saturday (April 17), marked the World Premiere of Disneynature’s Oceans. The star-studded blue carpet screening of the movie was held at the legendary El Capitan Theatre and included the film’s narrator, Pierce Brosnan, the duo who sing the film’s theme song, “Make A Wave”, Demi Lovato and Joe Jonas — along with his brothers Nick and Kevin — renowned oceanographer and National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence, Sylvia Earle, the grandson and granddaughter of famed ocean explorer Jacques-Yves Cousteau, Fabien & Celine Cousteau, the world’s foremost ocean artist, Wyland along with some of the film’s crew members and high-ranking executives from the Walt Disney Company, including president and CEO Bob Iger, chairman of the Walt Disney Studios Rich Ross and president Alan Bergman and executive vice president and general manager of Disneynature Jean-Francois Camilleri.
Stars who brought their children included Brothers & Sister star Gilles Marini, actress and model Amber Valetta, actress Lolita Davidovich and film director husband Ron Shelton, and actress Joely Fisher.
Representing the Principality of Monaco was Maguy Maccario, vice president of the US chapter of the Prince’s Foundation and consul general in New York.
“The Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation was established in 2006 by Prince Albert to continue the Principality of Monaco’s legacy of environmental stewardship and its commitment to conserve and preserve the world’s natural environment and resources. The Foundation supports sustainable and ethical projects especially in the Mediterranean Basin, the Polar regions and the world’s least developed countries. Its focus is on three main challenges: climate change and developing renewable energies; combating the loss of biodiversity; and water management and fighting desertification.”
Disneynature, the studio who presented the ground-breaking film “Earth,” is now bringing brings OCEANS to the big screen on Earth Day, 2010.
“Nearly three-quarters of the Earth’s surface is covered by water and OCEANS boldly chronicles the mysteries that lie beneath. Directors Jacques Perrin and Jacques Cluzaud dive deep into the very waters that sustain all of mankind — exploring the harsh reality and the amazing creatures that live within. Narrated by Pierce Brosnan and featuring spectacular never-before-seen imagery captured by the latest underwater technologies, OCEANS offers an unprecedented look beneath the sea in a powerful motion picture that unfolds on April 22, 2010.”
Be sure to hit the theaters tomorrow for this amazing film on Earth Day! For more information, visit disney.com/Oceans, become a fan on Facebook: facebook.com/Disneynature or be sure to follow them at twitter.com/Disneynature.
SOURCE Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation – USA