#OnlyOnTwitter: Katy Perry offers chance at early screener tix

Do you ever unwrap a candy bar and secretly hope for a Willy Wonka style golden ticket? Twitter can be a little like that: you never know when someone you admire is going to surprise you by intersecting with your world.

In fact, this happened today when pop princess @KatyPerry surprised her millions of followers with their own golden ticket — a chance to snag tickets to see her new movie, Katy Perry: Part of Me 3D, before its official release:

Through Twitter, Katy has also let her fans step behind the camera and into the director’s chair. Followers helped her decide which costumes to wear, which songs to feature, and which pic goes on the movie poster:

We see this all the time. When you follow your interests on Twitter, you’re among the first to find out about special opportunities that bring you closer to the people and events you care about most.

Posted by Karen Wickre, Editorial Director (@kvox)