LOS ANGELES, March 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizen Watch was a proud sponsor of yesterday's highly anticipated premiere of Marvel Studios' Captain Marvel, a cinematic look at Marvel's biggest female superhero.
For the occasion, Citizen welcomed its Marvel ambassador, Josh Peck, to unveil three new Captain Marvel timepieces. Peck unveiled the brand's inaugural Marvel Collection at Comic Con New York in 2018. Together with Peck, Citizen celebrated the official e-commerce availability of the entire collection, which are the first light powered and eco-friendly timepieces featuring the iconic Marvel Studios' characters.
The novelty Captain Marvel assortment offers three distinct designs reminiscent of Captain Marvel's iconic suit, featuring star detailing and gold piping. One model is presented with a silver dial and navy silicone strap embellished with gold and red accents on the hand and markers. Complete with the Captain Marvel emblem on the dial, the timepiece is available for $275. Another model is presented with a rich navy dial featuring a transparent star print pattern and Captain Marvel's classic gold logo star in the center. Featured on a gold-tone mesh bracelet, this timepiece is available for $350. The third model is offered on a stainless-steel bracelet with navy dial and the iconic gold logo star detailing for $350 as well. All timepieces are finished with the bold Captain Marvel logo on the case back.
Fans were invited to tune into Marvel's social media channels to countdown to premiere time, courtesy of Citizen. The brand could also be found on Marvel Studios' official red-carpet livestream via www.marvel.com.
Leading up to the premiere, Citizen lent its support to non-profit organization, We Have Stories, and their 'Captain Marvel Challenge,' a program aiming to send a few young ladies to the March 8th theatre premiere of Marvel Studios' Captain Marvel. To lend your support, visit: www.gofundme.com/CaptainMarvel.
To discover more about Citizen and its ongoing collaboration with Marvel, continue to follow the brand as they activate in upcoming movie premieres, comic related events, through comic book advertisements, and custom Marvel digital integrations on www.citizenwatch.com.
About Citizen Watch
Citizen, a pioneer in watchmaking and innovative technology since 1918, promotes excellence and creativity with a deep-rooted respect for craftsmanship. Citizen advocates "Better Starts Now," searching for and accomplishing goals that are cause driven. In this respect, Citizen aligns with organizations and personalities that reflect the values of the brand including the Naismith Awards and Good360.
For over 40 years, Citizen's Eco-Drive technology has served as the prime example of how the brand is dedicated to making the world and its environment a better place. A simple yet revolutionary concept, Eco-Drive harnesses the power of light from any natural or artificial light source and converts it into energy, eliminating the need for any battery replacement.
About Marvel Entertainment
About Marvel Entertainment Marvel Entertainment, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company, is one of the world's most prominent character-based entertainment companies, built on a proven library of more than 8,000 characters featured in a variety of media over eighty years. Marvel utilizes its character franchises in entertainment, licensing, publishing, games, and digital media. For more information visit marvel.com. © 2019 MARVEL
About Marvel Studios' Captain Marvel
Set in the 1990s, Marvel Studios' "Captain Marvel" is an all-new adventure from a previously unseen period in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe that follows the journey of Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe's most powerful heroes. While a galactic war between two alien races reaches Earth, Danvers finds herself and a small cadre of allies at the center of the maelstrom.
The film stars Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn, Djimon Hounsou, Lee Pace, Lashana Lynch, Gemma Chan, Rune Temte, Algenis Perez Soto, Mckenna Grace, with Annette Bening, with Clark Gregg, and Jude Law.
Marvel Studios' "Captain Marvel" is produced by Kevin Feige and directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck. Louis D'Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Jonathan Schwartz, Patricia Whitcher and Stan Lee are the executive producers. The story is by Nicole Perlman & Meg LeFauve and Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck & Geneva Robertson-Dworet, and the screenplay is by Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck & Geneva Robertson-Dworet. "Captain Marvel" opens on March 8, 2019 in U.S. theaters.
SOURCE Citizen Watch Company of America, Inc.