Carmike Cinemas, Inc. will show Michael Jackson's memorial service at 1 p.m. Tuesday. In Columbus, the free event will be shown at Carmike 15.
Attendance will be limited. Fans are encouraged to arrive at the theater at noon.
Live coverage from the Staples Center in Los Angeles will also be available on television. MSNBC, Fox News, ABC, CNN, CBS and NBC will cover the event. Most coverage begins at noon with some morning shows devoting segments to Michael Jackson.
"This free live broadcast is a gift from Carmike Cinemas to all of Michael Jackson’s fans as a way to present the memorial service in the best digital presentation available. As the world mourns the death of an iconic figure in music history, we are pleased to be able to offer our loyal patrons the chance to remember the King of Pop in a communal setting as a way to celebrate his life, music and many accomplishments," Gary Green, director of alternate content for Carmike, stated in a news release.