MSN announced yesterday that it will be the exclusive connection for movie buffs to the Cannes Film Festival online. Viewers will have access to extensive coverage of press events and festival happenings including events surrounding “The Da Vinci Code” and “X-Men 3.”
“MSN Video is a ticket to the hottest events at Cannes and provides global access to the biggest stars,” said Rob Bennett, general manager of entertainment and video services for MSN, said in a press statement. “MSN Video is dedicated to delivering compelling, always-accessible content and a variety of exclusive video footage from entertainment’s hottest events, parties, concerts, films and television series.”
Taylor Johnson, the MSN Dish Diva, will be the sole moderator for the “X-Men 3” coverage, and Johnson will publish a daily diary highlighting the most memorable moments from Cannes featuring a new interview everyday with one of the most sought-after stars at the festival.
MSN users can go to http://msnvideo.com/cannes to view the Cannes Film Festival-related content.