April 11, 2014
BRING GRITTY ACTION-DRAMA “GANG RELATED” TO YOUR TURF! FOX AND EVENTFUL CHALLENGE FANS TO DEMAND IT!® IN THEIR CITY; TOP FIVE CITIES WITH THE MOST DEMANDS GET A FREE ADVANCE SCREENING
Eventful’s Demand it!® Service Pits City Against City To See GANG RELATED First
GANG RELATED Debuts Thursday, May 22, on FOX
FOX and Eventful are giving fans in five winning cities that Demand it!® the most, an advance screening of FOX’s gritty new action-drama GANG RELATED, from the writers of “The Fast & Furious” and “The Shield” and the producer of “24,” and starring RZA (“G.I. Joe: Retaliation,” “Californication”), Ramon Rodriguez (“Battle Los Angeles,” “The Wire”) and Emmy Award winner Terry O’Quinn (“Lost”). FOX is putting the power in the hands of the fans to Demand it! and win an exclusive free screening of GANG RELATED anywhere in the country before it premieres Thursday, May 22 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.
Fans can vote for their cities online NOW at http://eventful.com/gangrelated. In the five cities that receive the highest online vote tally by Monday, April 21 at 5:00 PM PT, FOX will host a free advance screening of GANG RELATED at a local theater. Any city in the country has a chance to make it to the Top Five!
In GANG RELATED, RYAN LOPEZ (Rodriguez), a rising star in Los Angeles’ elite Gang Task Force – led by SAM CHAPEL (O’Quinn) – teams up with longtime Task Force member CASSIUS GREEN (RZA) to take on the city’s most dangerous gangs, including one that he swore an allegiance to as a boy – a powerful Latino gang called Los Angelicos.
The series also stars Cliff Curtis (“Live Free or Die Hard,” “Training Day”) as gang leader JAVIER ACOSTA, to whom Ryan is still beholden; Rey Gallegos (“Sons of Anarchy,” “24”) and Jay Hernandez (“Last Resort,” “Hostel”) as Javier’s sons, Sung Kang (“Fast Five,” “Live Free or Die Hard”) and Inbar Lavi (“Underemployed,” “Street Kings 2: Motor City”) as Gang Task Force team members; and Shantel VanSanten (“One Tree Hill,” “The Final Destination”) as Chapel’s estranged daughter, and the city’s Assistant District Attorney.
GANG RELATED is from 20th Century Fox Television, Imagine Entertainment, Chris Morgan Productions and Skeeter Rosenbaum Productions. The series is created and written by Chris Morgan (“Wanted,” “Fast Five”). The series is executive-produced by Morgan, Scott Rosenbaum (“The Shield,” “Chuck”), Academy Award-winning producer Brian Grazer (“24,” “A Beautiful Mind”) and Francie Calfo (“The Great Escape,” “The Playboy Club”). Allen Hughes (“Dead Presidents,” “Book of Eli,” “Menace II Society”) directed and served as an executive producer on the pilot. “Like” GANG RELATED on Facebook at facebook.com/GangRelated. Follow the series on Twitter @GangRelatedFOX and join the discussion using #gangrelated. See photos and videos on Instagram by following @GangRelatedFOX.
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Posted by holly at April 11, 2014 11:32 AM