On the eve of tomorrow's Star Wars Charity Dinner and Quiz in London, we have one last press release for you which announces the hosts for the festivities. Before we get to the press release, here's a short refresher as to what the dinner entails via the event's website:
"Official Star Wars Charity Dinner & Quiz supporting MediCinema in association with Lucasfilm & 20th Century Fox, with Honorary Event Patrons Ewan McGregor, Simon Pegg and Nick Frost. A Spectacular Evening that includes Dinner, Entertainment, Celebrity and Special Guests and a unique Interactive Quiz Wars. A selection of Star Wars loving celebrities will form the top table and guests will take them on to compete to win the title of MediCinema Star Wars Quiz Champions!"
Edith Bowman and Alex Zane to Host Star Wars Charity Dinner and Quiz
TV and Radio Presenter Edith Bowman will host the evening?s entertainment at the Star Wars Charity Dinner and Quiz supporting MediCinema which is taking place at The Hilton Hotel, Park Lane on Thursday 2nd February. Alex Zane, Channel 4 TV presenter, will be the Official Star Wars Quiz master ? the perfect choice for this role with his passion for Star Wars and with his experience as host of the Sky Movies Show 35mm.
The Official Star Wars Charity Dinner and Quiz will act as a crucial fundraiser for MediCinema this year - the charity which installs state-of-the-art cinemas to improve the difficult reality of being in hospital for patients and families by bringing them genuine movie-going experiences. During the evening there will be various fundraising activities including the main auction hosted by the accomplished auctioneer Martin Bayfield of ex-England Rugby player and established after dinner-speaker fame.
Alex Zane commented: ?I am so excited to be involved with this event. I can?t wait to host the quiz as it will give me an opportunity to indulge my ardent Star Wars fanaticism at what is set to be a truly spectacular evening ? one full of Star Wars trivia, original Star War props from the London Museum, special Star Wars guests and some genuine Star Wars fundraising items to bid for. And all for a fantastic cause that reinforces my passion for film by ensuring that even those patients critically ill can benefit from the therapeutic effects that the magic of cinema can bring.?
Stephen Moore, Chief Executive, MediCinema said: ?We are delighted to announce a great line up of Star Wars related talent for this very special occasion in support of MediCinema. These entertaining personalities will ensure that Star Wars is showcased across the evening in the most spectacular way to make it a must attend for any Star Wars fan or corporate director looking for an impressive evening to entertain clients.? With limited spaces left available for the evening, this announcement represents the last chance for anyone interested in attending to book one of the remaining tables. For more information on the Official Star Wars Charity Dinner and Quiz, visit www.starwarscharitydinner.com.
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