Auburn has been named the winner of an on-line contest to snag the world premiere of “Life of the Party,” starring Melissa McCarthy, this spring. A spokeswoman mentioned April 30th as a possible date for the premiere, but said the date has not yet been solidified.
The contest began March 8 at lifeofthepartypremeire.com, To enter, students had to take a photo capturing their school spirit and upload it to the website. Auburn students beat out 24 other universities,. “Starring the eternally youthful Melissa McCarthy, ‘Life of the Party’ tells the story of longtime dedicated housewife Deanna who, when her husband dumps her, turns regret into re-set by going back to college – alongside her daughter. The film is scheduled to hit theaters May 11th.