Anyone think a large airborne sci-fi stunt over New York post 9/11 is a bad idea?
Well, that was the consensus after Air Force One buzzed Manhattan. So ABC is making sure everyone knows that they are planning something silly in the skies over the Big Apple to promote the upcoming miniseries V.
No, not the arrival of giant UFOs hovering over Central Park, though that would be very cool. Here's how the New York Post reports it:
Starting Friday, the giant red letter V—written by skywriting planes—will begin to appear over New York landmarks like the Statute of Liberty, the network says, to promote V, a remake of the 1980s miniseries, that begins next month. ...
ABC won't specify which landmarks will be getting the giant V treatment, but it will go on for several days, it says.
New Yorkers can expect to see the sky graffiti overhead early Sunday and again on Halloween.
Four episodes of V will air starting on Nov. 3 before taking a break and returning early next year.