Yesterday, during the Beijing International Film Festival, Paramount Pictures chairman Jim Gianopulos stated that the company is making plans in China for the release of Transformers: The Last Knight and the 10th Anniversary Celebration of the first movie.
“There will be grand celebrations to mark the 10th anniversary of the Transformers franchise in southern China’s Guangzhou city this summer,” said chairman of Paramount Pictures Jim Gianopulos.
The 6 million votes in an online poll pointed to the city of Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, as the location to mark the anniversary, unveiled Jim Gianopulos, the new Paramount Pictures chairman, and Megan Colligan, the president of Paramount’s worldwide marketing and distribution at a press conference held during the 7th Beijing International Film Festival
Megan Colligan also revealed an exclusive long trailer of the new installment, “Transformers: The Last Knight,” in front of Chinese press members and guests, featuring a typical Michael Bay styled explosion and robots fight on a grand scale. The new film will arrive in June alongside its brand new edition of Hasbro toys which will hit the market since April 28.
The firth movie will also be released in the country on June 23rd along with the US release.
There is an interesting tidbit on the site which provided this news. However, there was no indication whether the statement was official or not. We’ve kept it after the jump for SPOILER reasons, never the less.
This summer, Cade Yeager, played by Mark Wahlberg, will team up with the Dinobots to solve problems, while Optimus Prime searches for Quintessons and fights against Unicron.