Actor Michael Fassbender makes a cameo appearance as Hackney Picturehouse opens

The first 100 Hackney Gazette readers who present a copy of this week’s newspaper at the cinema will win two tickets to a film of their choice.

Hollywood actor Michael Fassbender made a cameo appearance at the opening of the borough’s new cinema in Mare Street.

The 34-year-old Hackney resident, who starred in acclaimed 2008 film Hunger and more recently X-Men and Jane Eyre, was among the first people to visit the four-screen Hackney Picturehouse, which has been set up inside the old Ocean music venue.

The new cinema opens its doors to the public today (October 28).

The first 100 Hackney Gazette readers who present a copy of this week’s newspaper at the cinema will win two tickets to a film of their choice.

The offer can be redeemed at the box office in person from noon until 6pm today (Friday).

See the newspaper for full terms and conditions.