WALMART HOSTS SPECIAL ADVANCE SCREENING OF MARVEL’S BLACK PANTHER IN ATLANTA WITH APPEARANCE BY T.I.
If you live in Atlanta, you’re in for a special treat from Tip “T.I.” Harris and Walmart. The Grammy Award winning artist, producer, rapper and actor has joined with Walmart to offer customers of Southwest Atlanta store, FREE exclusive advanced screening tickets for Marvel’s “Black Panther.”
On Monday, February 12th at 5pm, T.I. will visit Walmart store located at 1105 Research Center Drive SW, Atlanta GA 30331 (off Cascade Road) to connect with the community as Walmart associates distribute free tickets to those gathered.
Walmart is honored to align with a film that is changing the status quo and breaking ground in the superhero genre. Walmart is proud to host this advance free screening of Marvel’s Black Panther in Atlanta before it releases to theaters nationwide on February 16th. They are also excited to host the event with T.I. who shares their commitment to the community.
Critics are hailing “Black Panther,” the first black superhero movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, praising it for its cultural and historical significance! As we celebrate Black History month, Marvel’s Black Panther is making its own history as the first superhero film directed by an African-American and one of the first with a predominantly African-American cast. Directed by Ryan Coogler, Marvel’s Black Panther stars Angela Bassett, Forest Whitaker, Martin Freeman, Michael B. Jordan, Andy Serkis, Chadwick Boseman, Danai Gurira, Lupita Nyong’o, Daniel Kaluuva, Letitia Wright and more. Opens in theaters nationwide on February 16th.
Filmed in Atlanta, Black Panther generated more than $83.9 million to the local economy and contributed more than $26.5 million in wages to more than 3,100 workers across the state. Production filmed in downtown Atlanta, Piedmont Park, Castleberry Hill, Mechanicsville, West End, Vine City, Decatur, Marietta, Cartersville, and other locations across north Georgia and metro Atlanta.
Lucky ticket holders will join Walmart, T.I.. and specially invited VIP guests for an advance screening of Black Panther on Tuesday, February 13th.
Walmart is the destination for all things Black Panther. Visit your local Walmart for exclusive Black Panther action figures, toys, merchandise, and apparel. Come in and take selfies with “Black Panther” signage and share your Wakanda experience using #BLACKPANTHER.