New Observer Owner’s Name Already Boldfaced Enough To Require Film Premiere PR Alert E-Mail Resend

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Sent: Monday, August 07, 2006 10:44 AM


Subject: Updated Media Alert: Factotum premiere tomorrow!

The New York Observer and IFC Films hosts the NY premiere of: FACTOTUM
Tuesday, August 8th

WHO: Stars of Factotum MATT DILLON, LILI TAYLOR and MARISA TOMEI with director BENT HAMER.

Also in attendance will be: JARED KUSHNER, the 25 year old new owner of the NY Observer, ALLY SHEEDY, GINA GERSHON, GIANCAROLO ESPOSITO, MARTHA PLIMPTON, FISHER STEVENS, LORI SINGER, ADRIENNE SHELLEY, AUSTIN CHICK and many other celebrities expected to attend.

WHAT: The New York Observer and IFC Films will host the premiere of FACTOTUM
WHEN: Tuesday, August 8th

TIME: 6:30PM — press set up
7:00PM Talent Arrives
7:30PM Screening will begin

The New York Observer will host a party for FACTOTUM that will follow at [REDACTED]. This is by invitation only.

IFC FILMS will release FACTOTUM on August 18th.

That the premiere of Factotum is being hosted by the Observer makes the boldfacing of Jared Kushner alongside the film’s stars all the more narcissistic. But, then again, you gotta be at least little narcissistic to buy the Observer while still in college.

FishbowlNY’s Jared Kushner Coverage:

  • New Observer Owner Plans To Buy 22 Buildings, Says Siblings Have Minority Interest In Paper
  • Observer Owner Jared Kushner: $100,000 In Political Contributions Since 1992
  • 25-Year-Old NYU Law Student: ‘I Own The New York Observer’