via press release:
MTV News to Exclusively Premiere Never Before Seen Clip from Summit Entertainment’s THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN – PART 1 during “MTV FIRST: THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN – PART 1” on Thursday, November 3rd at 7:56pm ET on MTV
New York, NY (October 27, 2011) – Leading up to the November 18th release of Summit Entertainment’s THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN – PART 1, MTV News is delivering the goods to “Twilighters” everywhere with a series of special on-air and online events that will include exclusive interviews and clips, and a countdown of fan-favorite Twilight Saga moments thus far.
Kicking off today, MTV News will launch a fan-voted poll on the Top Five Favorite Twilight Saga Moments thus far including: Edward and Bella’s first kiss in TWILIGHT; the infamous Jacob abs-reveal in THE TWILIGHT SAGA: NEW MOON; Edward and Jacob in the tent, fan favorite “leg hitch” scene, and Edward proposing to Bella, all from THE TWILIGHT SAGA: ECLIPSE. Beginning on Monday, October 31st, the clips will be revealed in order of popularity.
Then on Thursday, November 3rd at 7:56pm ET on MTV, MTV News will deliver “MTV FIRST: THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN – PART 1,” an exclusive sit-down interview with Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, and Taylor Lautner where they will introduce a never before seen clip from the highly-anticipated film.
Following the on-air portion, the Twilight Saga trio will stay on for an additional interview with MTV News’ Josh Horowitz on MTV.com. Fans can get in on the action immediately by submitting video or text questions beginning today via MTV.com or via Twitter (using @MTVNews / hash-tag #AskTwilight and #MTVFirst).
In addition to “MTV FIRST: THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN – PART 1,” MTV News will roll out exclusive interviews with the entire cast.
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To embed “MTV First: THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN – PART 1” on your site – please contact Mariana Agathoklis for the embed code at Mariana.Agathoklis@mtvstaff.com.
The next chapter of THE TWILIGHT SAGA will be released as two separate films with the first of the two – THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN – PART 1 – slated to be released in theatres on November 18, 2011 and the second coming to theatres on November 16, 2012. Academy Award® winner Bill Condon directed both films starring Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner. In THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN – PART 1, Bella (Stewart) and Edward (Pattinson), plus those they love, must deal with the chain of consequences brought on by a marriage and honeymoon, and the tumultuous birth of a child… which brings an unforeseen and shocking development for Jacob Black (Lautner). With more of the romance, passion, intrigue and action that made TWILIGHT, THE TWILIGHT SAGA: NEW MOON and THE TWILIGHT SAGA: ECLIPSE worldwide blockbusters, THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN – PART 1, based on Stephenie Meyer’s bestselling book series, begins the conclusion of the tale of vampire love, boundless friendship, acceptance, and finding your true self. The project, based on the fourth novel in author Stephenie Meyer’s Twilight series, is written by Melissa Rosenberg with Wyck Godfrey, Karen Rosenfelt and Stephenie Meyer producing.