At 2AM on a warm Summer night, busy Westwood Center in Los Angeles was shut down. TV trucks rolled in, a stage constructed, cables run, lighting hung and cameras set. By 10AM a live-to-tape television event had been rehearsed and was underway. The next night it aird in primetime on The WB network.
Hosted by comedian Kel Mitchel, “The Pokemon Movie Special” played host to thousands of young fans and treated home viewers to an energetic outdoor concert featuring fan favorite artists performing songs from the movies series live and exclusive clips from the movie.