Been seeing the cute trailers on FOX for the past week or so…
And writing this post (a little late but better than never) serves as a good reminder, I know what I’ll be watching during dinner time 😀
The World Cup Fever is on!
To cater to football fans out there, FOX International Channels is broadcasting the World Cup-themed episode from the latest season of The Simpsons on both FOX and FOX Sports on Thursday, 12th June – the night just before the World Cup Opening Ceremony (D’oh!). Join The Simpsons on their crazy adventure to Brazil as Homer officiates the World Cup in Brazil, deals with the temptation of match-fixing and soaks in the festive atmosphere.
The Simpsons Season 25 – You Don’t Have to Live Like a Referee
Premieres Thursday 12th June, 7.30pm
(Encore telecast at 10.30pm)
(SingTel mio TV Ch. 330,
StarHub TV Ch. 505)
(SingTel mio TV Ch.114,
StarHub TV Ch. 208)
Additionally, FIC has already prepared a line-up of great movies on FOX Movies Premium to keep you entertained every night while you stay up for your World Cup matches. With action-packed titles such as Now You See Me, Hummingbird, Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters and The Wolverine, this line-up is sure to get your adrenaline pumping and set you in the right mood for World Cup season.
World Cup Heroes on FOX Movies Premium (SingTel mio TV Ch. 414, StarHub TV Ch. 622)
1) Now You See Me
Saturday, 14 June @ 9pm
4 amazing magicians. 3 impossible heists. 1 billion dollars. This is no illusion.
With a star-studded cast, including Jesse Eisenberg, Isla Fisher, Mark Ruffalo, Woody Harrelson and Morgan Freeman, NOW YOU SEE ME follows an FBI agent and an Interpol detective tracking a team of illusionists who pull off bank heists during their performances and reward their audiences with the money.
2) Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters
Saturday, 21 June @ 9pm
Based on the publishing phenomenon, PERCY JACKSON: SEA OF MONSTERS continues the young demigod’s epic journey to fulfil his destiny. To save their world, Percy and his friends must find the fabled and magical Golden Fleece. Embarking on a treacherous odyssey into the uncharted waters of the Sea of Monsters, they battle terrifying creatures, an army of zombies, and the ultimate Evil.
Saturday, 28 June @ 9pm
Action superstar Jason Statham is back as a damaged ex-special forces soldier, homeless and on the run from a military court martial. He seizes an opportunity to assume another man’s identity while navigating London’s criminal underworld, and in the process, transforms into an avenging guardian angel.
4) The Wolverine
Saturday, 5 July @ 9pm
Inspired by the celebrated Marvel comic book arc, Logan (Hugh Jackman), the century-old mutant known to the world as Wolverine, is lured to a Japan he hasn’t seen since World War II – and into a shadowy realm of Yakuza and Samurai.
Time to camp at home on weekends for movies… *stand by snacks* 😀
Press release details and visuals as shared by FOX International and SPRG.