We are exactly one month away from the start of Westworld’s second season, but if you can’t wait quite that long we have good news! Yesterday, New York City’s Tribeca Film Festival announced it will air the Westworld season two premiere during their 12 day event, which runs from Wednesday, April 18th to Sunday, April 29th.
Check out the relevant excerpt from the press release:
17TH ANNUAL TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL® BRINGS SMALL SCREEN STORYTELLING TO THE BIG SCREEN WITH THE 2018 TRIBECA TV® AND N.O.W. SECTIONS
NEW YORK, NY– March 21, 2018– The Tribeca Film Festival, presented by AT&T, will debut highly anticipated TV shows and introduce audiences to online storytellers without boundaries in its Tribeca TV and N.O.W. (New Online Work) sections. The Tribeca TV line-up includes 18 shows made up of eight series premieres, three season premieres, one mid-season premiere, two feature documentaries and five indie pilots.[…]The star-studded cast of HBO’s hit series Westworld, Evan Rachel Wood, Thandie Newton, Jeffrey Wright, and James Marsden will be in attendance for the New York premiere of season two’s premiere episode.
The Westworld screening will take place at 8:30 pm Eastern on Thursday, April 19th followed by a panel discussion with the showrunners and cast in attendance. The description on the Tribeca website is below.
As a new chapter begins, Westworld continues on its dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness and the evolution of sin.
After the screening: a conversation with co-creators, showrunners, and directors Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy, and cast-members Evan Rachel Wood, Thandie Newton, Jeffrey Wright, and James Marsden.
Tickets go on sale March 27th and can be purchased here.