DIRECTV Continues to Dominate Super Bowl Weekend with Super Saturday Night Party
Co-Hosted by Mark Cuban’s AXS TV
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 23, 2013 – On Saturday, February 2, after the victors of the Seventh Annual DIRECTV Celebrity Beach Bowl have been named, DTV SuperFan stadium will be quickly converted into a sleek and sophisticated nightclub to host the hottest party of the weekend, DIRECTV Super Saturday Night, Featuring Special Guest Justin Timberlake and Co-Hosted by Mark Cuban’s AXS TV. DJ Questlove will be entertaining the crowd before and after the performance.
A multiple Grammy® and Emmy® Award-winner, Justin Timberlake recently released his long-awaited new single, “Suit and Tie Featuring JAY Z,” from his upcoming album The 20/20 Experience due out this year. His performance at DIRECTV Super Saturday Night will be his first concert in almost five years and will solely benefit Shriners Hospitals For Children.
DIRECTV Super Saturday Night is a private, invitation-only event (tickets are not available for purchase. Websites offering tickets for sale are fraudulent and those tickets will not be accepted as a valid form of admission). However, earlier in the day, the public is invited to the Seventh Annual DIRECTV Celebrity Beach Bowl. Each year the Beach Bowl attracts thousands of spectators to witness Hollywood’s biggest stars compete against former NFL greats in a wild flag football game where anything can happen. Celebrities and athletes scheduled to take part in the game include: rapper Snoop Dogg (aka Snoop Lion), Chace Crawford (Gossip Girl), Josh Hutcherson (The Hunger Games), Nina Dobrev (Vampire Diaries), Ryan Kwanten (True Blood), Maria Menounos (host of EXTRA and New York Times bestselling author of “The EveryGirls Guide to Life”), Scott Porter (Hart of Dixie), Sports Illustrated Swimsuit models Chrissy Teigen and Hannah Davis, Peter Facinelli (Nurse Jackie), Kevin Frazier (omg! Insider anchor), Rocsi Diaz (Entertainment Tonight), Ian Somerholder (Vampire Diaries), Matt Bomer (White Collar), Jesse Williams (Grey’s Anatomy), Olympian Lolo Jones, comedian Artie Lange (The Artie Lange Show), Alicia Quarles
(E! News), NFL Hall of Famers Deion Sanders and Warren Moon, former New York Giants Jesse Palmer and Amani Toomer, Heisman Trophy-winner and NFL great Eddie George and more to be announced in the coming days.
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