Cowra Tourism Launches Campaign to Bring Chris Hemsworth to the Area | Cowra Guardian
For fans of superhero movies of the past decade, “The Chrises” would be a familiar concept.
He refers to a group of actors who all play comic book heroes in various Marvel or DC movies, and all have the same first names – Chris Pine, Chris Evans, Chris Pratt and of course, the very Australian Chris Hemsworth.
And while the debate rages on who the “best Chris” is, it’s pretty hard to look past Hemsworth’s god of thunder, Thor.
But what if there was a way to take the Hollywood idol from the big screen to the streets of Cowra?
This is the mission of Cowra Tourism, which officially launched its “Get Chris to Cowra” campaign.
Cowra Tourism has been working on a top secret project for the past few months which we hope will gain significant adoption and coverage, and promote the city and its surrounding area in a fun and positive way. – we’re going to bring Chris Hemsworth to Cowra Well we’re going to try anyway … “said Kurt Overzet, Cowra’s deputy tourism manager.
“Why Chris Hemsworth? Obviously he’s a bit famous, but more importantly he’s also the Australian Ambassador for Tourism and we think it would be a great idea for him to come and see our city and our regional NSW.”
To do so, Cowra Tourism posted a video showcasing Cowra’s tourist sites and prints featuring cameos of familiar faces.
“The ‘Get Chris to Cowra’ website will also serve as a hub for the campaign where you can sign an online petition to get Chris to visit Cowra, post messages to Chris and even follow his sightings around town,” said Mr. Overzet. .
“In addition to sharing our video, you can help us by using #GetChrisToCowra in your social media posts and by placing signs in your store and in your car windows. photograph taken with our life-size “Chris” cutout in Thor costume.
“There will likely be some media coverage in the next few weeks, so prepare your answers when you are pulled over on Main Street by a reporter and asked ‘Why would you want Chris Hemsworth to come to Cowra?’
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