19 September 2015    By   

We read the following information at the Variety website:

Gearing up for the release of Peter Pan origin tale “Pan,” Warner Bros. will bring the film’s magical world to life with the help of the films’ stars Hugh Jackman and Levi Miller.

Joined by director Joe Wright, the two talents, along with WB, will celebrate and experience several versions of Neverland in person with fans in a worldwide tour, and will be joined at several stops by Rooney Mara, who plays Tiger Lily, Garrett Hedlund — Hook before the hook and writer Jason Fuchs. Social media will be a large part of the event, as fans are invited to check in virtually at each unique “Neverland” location via Facebook and Instagram, and post about their experiences using the hashtag #PanMovie.

The tour began on Sept. 2 in Australia, the home country of both Jackman and Miller, where “Pan” will make its global debut in theaters on Sept. 24. Melbourne students from five local public schools saw advance footage from the film, followed by a surprise Q&A with Jackman.

Other cities included in the tour are London’s Leicester Square, which is being transformed into the film’s Neverland, along with Hong Kong, from Sept. 18 to Oct. 11, with the city’s Times Square Mall hosting a massive installation entitled “Every Legend Has a Beginning.”

Other cities expected to be transformed into Neverland include Tokyo and New York City before ending in Mexico City on Oct. 6.In each of these cities, Jackman, Miller and Wright, as well as occasionally Mara and Hedlund, will participate in various fan events that can be viewed across the world on various social media platforms.

The film make its world premiere on Sept. 20 in London and will bow in theaters on Oct. 9.

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