Director Baz Luhrman and Family Sail Legendary Transatlantic Crossing aboard Queen Mary 2

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11 September 2009 – Award-winning film director, screenwriter and producer Baz Luhrman recently experienced the new golden age of ocean travel on a Transatlantic Crossing aboard Cunard’s Queen Mary 2 along with his wife and creative partner, Academy Award winner Catherine Martin, and their two children. During the voyage, guests were treated to a screening of Luhrman’s dazzling “Moulin Rouge,” followed by a Cunard Insights Q&A session with the famed director.

“It was an absolute joy to travel with Cunard and experience all of the elegance and grandeur that Queen Mary 2 has to offer, said Luhrman. “It was a superb way to travel from New York to England and we thoroughly enjoyed the adventure,” he added.

Luhrman now joins Cunard’s illustrious history of welcoming world famous entertainers, including Elizabeth Taylor, Rod Stewart, Carly Simon, Shirley Bassey, Uma Thurman, Angela Bassett, James Taylor and Lenny Kravitz.