Final ‘Lost’ cast photo released – series finale events planned…
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Variety has scoop on events planned to celebrate the series finale-
…ABC hasn’t announced the event, but it’s believed to be a fundraiser. According to Cuse, the event will feature a live orchestra — conducted by Oscar winner Michael Giacchino (who serves as “Lost’s” composer) — performing music from the show.
The penultimate episode will be screened for that night’s aud, while several cast members (and Cuse and exec producer Damon Lindelof) will be in attendance.
That’s a big deal — attendees will get to see that pivotal episode a full five days before the rest of the world. Expect the audience to be asked not to Tweet, blog or even telegraph any spoilers, under penalty of smoke monster. Tickets aren’t on sale yet….
…Now, according to insiders, he’s helping spearhead celebrations at both the New York and Los Angeles UCB outposts, which are expected to feature “Lost” cast members and celebrity fans. Events are expected to take place May 22, eve of the finale.
At least one other officially sanctioned “Lost” event is also planned for New York next month.
Meanwhile, fans who can’t make it to those events can nonetheless geek out in front of their TV for five hours May 23 — as ABC airs a two-hour “Lost” retrospective, followed by the two-hour “Lost” finale, and then a special “Lost”-centric edition of “Jimmy Kimmel Live” after the local news.