NEWS FLASH: Channing Tatum and 'G.I. Joe: Rise of Cobra' Co-Star Marlon Wayans Salute Hometown Heroes in San Diego
After leaving New York yesterday, Channing Tatum made a pit stop in route to tonight's Los Angeles premiere to attend an early screening for some very special fans. Chan and Marlon Wayans continued the 'G.I. Joe' world-wide press tour by honoring local service men and women through a Hometown Hero Screening of 'G.I. Joe: Rise of Cobra in San Diego, California.
At the event, Senior Community Representative Bill Cegelka presented local Hometown Hero Jose Velazquez and his son, Justin with a personal letter honoring Jose's service in the US Navy. Here's another photo with Chan, Marlon, and the service men and women...
In case you missed it, I now have video of Chan's appearances on Jimmy Fallon and the The Early Show this week. You can CLICK HERE to watch Jimmy Fallon (Chan's part starts at the 19:30 mark), and you can watch Chan's interview with Sienna Miller on CBS's The Early Show below...
In addition to all of the talk shows Chan has appeared on while promoting 'G.I. Joe: Rise of Cobra', you can also watch him in 'Battle in Seattle' on Starz, in 'Supercross' on FX, and in 'A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints on the Sundance Channel this week. You can get showtimes in your area at locatetv.com.
The press tour ends in Los Angeles at the 'G.I. Joe: Rise of Cobra' premiere on August 6th at 7:30 PM, and the it will be held at the famous Grauman's Chinese Theatre.
I'll be at the LA premiere tonight and as long as Twitter cooperates (they have been having a few problems today), I'll be live-blogging from the black carpet as much as I can. You can CLICK HERE or use the box below to follow my tweets on Chan's official twitter via CoverItLive.com. Jenna mentioned she will also be tweeting about the premiere and you can follow her tweets below too.
'G.I. Joe: Rise of Cobra' premieres in Belgium, France, and Switzerland(French) on August 5th, Chile, Peru, Lebanon, United Arab Emirates, Hong Kong, Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Russia, Ukraine, Hungary, Switzerland (German), New Zealand, Australia and Argentina on August 6th and the US, UK, Brazil, Columbia, Panama, Mexico, Venezuela, Indonesia, Japan, Philippines, Taiwan, Poland, Turkey, Austria, Ireland, and Spain on August 7th.
Fans can already but advance tickets to 'G.I. Joe'. CLICK HERE to get yours now!