Ansel Elgort, Lily James & Edgar Wright to Host ‘Baby Driver’ Australian Premiere

Stars Ansel Elgort and Lily James will join writer-director Edgar Wright in Sydney for the Australian Premiere of their anticipated film, BABY DRIVER. The premiere will take place on Wednesday 12th July, 2017 at Event Cinemas, George St.

Ansel Elgort, Lily James and Edgar Wright will walk the red carpet, before joining Academy Award®-winning Australian director George Miller on stage to introduce the film.  Miller will host the evening, and conduct a Q&A on stage with director Edgar Wright immediately following the screening.

With a stellar cast that also features Kevin Spacey, Jon Hamm and Jamie Foxx, BABY DRIVER is a stylish action film that international critics are calling one of the best and most original films of this blockbuster season. Featuring thrilling action set to the beat of an eclectic music soundtrack, the film was the winner of a prestigious Audience Award at the 2017 SXSW Film Festival.

Location: Event Cinemas, George St, Sydney
Media registration opens: 5:45pm
Guest arrivals begin: 6:15pm
BABY DRIVER screening commences: 7:00pm
A conversation with Edgar Wright & George Miller: approx. 9:00pm

About the film
A talented, young getaway driver (Ansel Elgort) relies on the beat of his personal soundtrack to be the best in the game. When he meets the girl of his dreams (Lily James), Baby sees a chance to ditch his criminal life and make a clean getaway. But after being coerced into working for a crime boss (Kevin Spacey), he must face the music when a doomed heist threatens his life, love and freedom. Directed by Edgar Wright (Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz).

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BABY DRIVER releases in Australian cinemas the following day, Thursday 13th July 2017.