‘U2: innocence + eXperience In Paris, Debuts Nov. 14 First On HBO, Highlight Hollywood News
U2: iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE LIVE IN PARIS, the first HBO concert special by the 22-time Grammy-winning band, debuts SATURDAY NOV. 14 (9:00-11:30 p.m. ET/PT). The exclusive presentation will be available on HBO GO and HBO NOW simultaneous to its world premiere on HBO.
Other HBO playdates: Nov. 17 (11:45 p.m.), 19 (8:30 p.m., 3:00 a.m.), 22 (4:30 p.m.), 23 (3:20 p.m.), 26 (12:55 a.m.) and 29 (2:30 a.m.)
HBO2 playdates: Nov. 16 (1:30 p.m.), 18 (5:30 p.m.), 20 (11:15 a.m., 11:45 p.m.), 26 (7:30 p.m.) and 30 (10:30 p.m.), and Dec. 4 (8:00 p.m.) and 25 (11:00 p.m.)
Appearing in Paris on the iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE tour, U2 brings to the network a live show unlike anything seen before. The special showcases the inventive set that allows U2 to explore the concepts of iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE through a performance that literally moves throughout the venue via multiple stages, a one-of-a-kind interactive floor-to-ceiling arena-length LED screen and a radical new approach to surround sound that ensures everyone in the audience sees, feels and hears the show with maximum impact from every seat in the house. U2: iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE LIVE IN PARIS will be shot live and air exclusively on HBO that same day.
In what promises to be an unforgettable concert experience, the sold-out arena extravaganza will see U2 perform songs from across their career, featuring new fan favorites, including the current single, “Song for Someone,” from the recent album “Songs of Innocence,” as well as many of their most iconic and enduring hits.
iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE LIVE IN PARIS is produced by Done And Dusted with executive producers Hamish Hamilton, Simon Pizey, Davis Guggenheim and Guy Oseary. It will be directed by Hamish Hamilton, who has worked with the band since 2001, including such collaborations as “Elevation: Live from Boston,” “U2 Go Home: Live from Slane Castle,” the “Beautiful Day” documentary and “Vertigo 2005: Live from Chicago.” The youngest recipient of the BAFTA Special Award, Hamilton has directed and executive produced the London 2012 Olympic and ParaOlympic opening and closing ceremonies, and directed the last six Super Bowl halftime shows, multiple Academy Awards® ceremonies, the “Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show” for more than a decade, President Obama’s inaugural ball, MTV’s VMAs and many more.
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