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X-Men stars in Singapore: Follow our live coverage this evening

The Republic gains clout as a location of choice for film premieres and location shoots

Published on May 14, 2014 10:24 AM

Singapore is getting a slice of Hollywood glamour as it hots up as a film hub hosting glitzy movie premieres, location shoots and industry conferences.

This evening, it plays host to the South-east Asian premiere of Hollywood blockbuster, X-Men: Days Of Future Past. It will be the movie's only promotional pit stop in the region.

Held outside Shaw House along Orchard Road, the star-studded redcarpet event will be graced by X-Men cast members Australian actor Hugh Jackman, Chinese actress-singer Fan Bingbing and Game Of Thrones star Peter Dinklage.

About 4,000 X-Men fans are expected to turn up at the cross-junction of Orchard and Scotts roads for the event. And 150 press members, including 70 from Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand, Taiwan and Vietnam, will be flown in for two days to cover the event.

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