Shawshank 25th Anniversary Celebration Coming In August

Shawshank 25th Anniversary Celebration Coming In August

  • 3/7/2019 1:01:24 PM
  • Tyler Warner
  • National News

MANSFIELD - 25 years later, the critically acclaimed drama "The Shawshank Redemption" still captivates audiences worldwide. 

A weekend has been set aside from August 16th through August 18th for a celebration of the film, the IMDB #1 Greatest Movie of All Time, which was shot in and around Mansfield. Events, Tours, Celebrity Appearances and more highlight the weekend of celebrations.

A growing list of cast members have confirmed they will be attending for the 25th-anniversary celebration. Among them are Bob Gunton (Warden Norton), Scott Mann (Glenn Quentin), William Sadler (Heywood), Alfonso Freeman (Red's Mugshot and Fresh Fish Guy), Mark Rolston (Bogs), Frank Medrano (Fat Ass), Renee Blaine (Linda Dufresne) and Claire Semmer (Bank Teller). More of the cast is being announced as time goes on so keep your eyes peeled for those announcements. 

Interested parties can follow this link for up to date news on who will be attending and what sorts of activities will be happening as more details are announced. Tickets can also be purchased for the event. 

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