‘La La Land’ Lands its Own L.A. Day
Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti declared 25 April La La Land day to mark the release of the acclaimed musical’s Blu-Ray.
Garcetti made the announcement on Tuesday outside City Hall, as acrobats performed dance numbers to songs from the film, before honoring director Damien Chazelle and the film’s producers.
Garcetti himself joined in on the showcase, playing piano while a band played signature tracks from the score, including Academy Award-winning Best Song “City of Stars.”
La La Land, which was shot in and around L.A., nabbed six Academy Awards and received 14 nominations.