Director M Night Shyamalan is treating fans to a special sneak peek at his new thriller The Village during a TV broadcast of his hit movie The Sixth Sense in America tonight (26APR04).

The film-maker will also introduce behind-the-scenes footage of the movie which is set for release in the US on 30 July (04).

To round out his promotional efforts - dubbed 2 DAYS OF NIGHT - Shyamalan will return to network ABC on 3 May (04) with interviews and an extended look at the film during their premiere of Unbreakable.

The Village, starring Joaquin Phoenix, William Hurt, Sigourney Weaver and Adrien Brody, tells the story of the residents of an 1890s rural Pennsylvania town surrounded by woods and inhabited by mythical creatures.

26/04/2004 21:32