Packed Roi Theatre for the Grey Premier


There couldn't have been a more exciting time in Smithers than when people lined up for the Premier Screening ot the Grey, directed by Joe Carnahan, starring Liam Neeson and showing Smithers Prairie in all its spectacular glory, that took place at the Roi Theatre on Wednesday, January 25. Thanks to the effors of Clint Fraser of the Northern BC Tourism Association, Gladys Atrill of Tourism Smithers; Hudson Bay Mountain, Hudson Bay Lodge, the Roi Theatre  and the Smithers District Chamber of Commerce locals that served as cast and crew were invited to a gala evening for the Premier. Thanks to the Bulkley Valley Credit Union for contributing financially so that the reel could be available prior to the movie release on January 27. The video showing the premier is available on you tube by googling the The Grey Premier Smithers or following this link. The Grey was also America's  top grossing movie released over the January 27 weekend.