Though it was announced earlier that the season premiere of season 5 would make it’s debut at Celebration VI, it was announced today that it will actually have a red carpet premiere event at Celebration VI! Not only will the season premiere episode be shown, but the event will also show the season 4 finale episodes “Brothers”, and “Revenge”. Here is the official announcement found at
Attendees of Star Wars Celebration VI will be the first in the world to see the action-packed premiere of Season Five of Star Wars: The Clone Wars at a big screen red carpet event featuring stars of the hit series from Lucasfilm Animation.
On Friday, August 24th at 5 pm, the Digital Stage at Celebration VI – the venue optimized for high-definition digital theatrical exhibition with state-of-the-art surround sound – will present an evening of Star Wars: The Clone Wars entertainment beginning with a special presentation of the Season Four finale, the episodes “Brothers” and “Revenge.” These are followed by “Revival,” the long-awaited Season Premiere, on Cartoon Network this fall, that continues the story of the resurrected Darth Maul.
Maul and Savage Opress continue to wreak havoc in the galaxy. As part of Maul’s wicked master plan, the Sith brothers recruit a cutthroat band of pirates. Obi-Wan Kenobi leads the Jedi hunt for Maul, which results in a lightsaber-clashing confrontation that will prove deadly.
Following the screening, there will be a Q&A session with supervising director Dave Filoni along with special guests from the series.
Anyone holding a Celebration VI badge is welcome to attend, on a first-come, first-seated basis. The queue for this incredible event will form in Valencia B, right next to Celebration Digital Stage (Valencia A). Come early and catch some of the pre-show excitement on the red carpet!
This looks to be one of the many great highlights of Celebration VI. For not only will the premiere episode be shown, but it will screened with the cast and crew in attendance, followed by whats sure to be a great Q&A seesion!