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October 23, 2015 13:07 ET

FilmOn to Premiere 'Bob Thunder: Internet Assassin' in Hollywood October 27th, With Same Day Digital Release

Joe Nation and Dozens of Other YouTube Stars Lead Cast of Irreverent Comedy; The Debut Will Be Followed by a Hologram USA After Party

BEVERLY HILLS, CA--(Marketwired - October 23, 2015) - FilmOn CEO and Greek billionaire, Alki David is hosting the premiere of his action-comedy produced feature film 'Bob Thunder: Internet Assassin', from writer/director/influencer Joe Nation, on Tuesday October 27th at The Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood. The event is invite only. The film will be released the next day on FilmOn.com and via digital distributor MondoTunes to iTunes and other online stores. Watch it at filmon.com/bobthundermovie.

In the satirical film, Joe Nation, a struggling YouTuber searching for Internet fame, accidentally hires Bob Thunder, a cold-blooded killer, to help him. Meanwhile, Mr. Network (played by Alki David) and his Multi Channel Network, FilmOn.com, are signing new internet talent with a sinister plan to turn them into product placement robots. Watch the trailer here.

Produced in association with Relativity Digital Studios, FilmOn's movie parodies the digital industry, online celebrities and their relationships with MCNs. It features 50 cameos from YouTube personalities including Adande "Swoozie" Thorne, Jesse and Jeana of Prank vs Prank, Olga Kay, Chester See, Joey Graceffa, Steve Greene, Michael Gallagher of Totally Sketch, Evelina Barry, Jacks Douglass of Jacks Films. Janice Dickinson and MMA's Rampage Jackson.

Media Check in: 5:45pm

Red Carpet Arrivals: 6:15pm - 8pm

Bob Thunder: Internet Assassin Screening: 8pm

After-Party: 9:30pm - Midnight

Venue: The Egyptian Theater, 6712 Hollywood Blvd Hollywood, CA 90028.

Online at: http://www.filmon.com/bobthundermovie

Confirmed celebrity guests include: Joe Nation, Janice Dickinson (America's Next Top Model), Adande "Swoozie" Thorne, Jesse and Jeana (Prank vs Prank), Olga Kay, Chester See, Joey Graceffa, Steve Greene, Michael Gallagher (Totally Sketch), Evelina Barry and Jacks Douglass of Jacks Films, MMA's Rampage Jackson and Chief Keif.

The premiere party, sponsored by Deep Eddy Vodka, will also feature the demonstration of the work of another of Alki David's companies, Hologram USA. The red carpet and party will be live streamed at filmon.com.

About FilmOn TV Networks: Founded by Greek billionaire and media entrepreneur, Alki David, FilmOn is the world's number one free TV service and number one live TV app with 40 million downloads. FilmOn offers over 600 live TV channels including original programming, video and audio podcasts from premium brands as well as over 45,000 video on demand titles at FilmOn.com. Its Battlecam.com is a pioneer in social television and the new offering etv.com gives users the ability to monetize their own pay-per-view events for the first time. Last month the site's 75 million users generated 1.2 billion video streams. With offices in Beverly Hills and London, FilmOn curates the best of free televised entertainment from around the globe. FilmOn TV is also an Independent TV Broadcaster with stations in the UK (Sky Channel 292 and Freesat channel 410) and throughout the US. For more information please visit FilmOn.com.

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Contact Information

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    Liz Rodriguez
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    USA: 1 310 435 3634