Actor Blair Underwood is excited about his upcoming NBC-TV series “The Event”, a political thriller in which he plays the President of the United States, and he’s pushing for his hometown, Petersburg, Virginia to be the site of the premiere in September. NBC is agressively promoting the show, and they are offering several cities and towns across America the chance to have an exclusive premiere. Underwood, who still has family & friends in Petersburg, is hoping the city will be chosen.
You can submit your vote by going online to the show’s website: Eventful.com. Go to the “Demand It!” link, click on and vote. The five cities with the most votes will get the special premieres. So come on Petersburg, let’s start clickin! “The Event” premieres on Sept. 20th.