Set your calendars for April 27 at 5AM GMT; that's when the live action Halo: Reach short “Birth of a Spartan" will be hitting "multiple" U.K and U.S. TV stations as well as movie theaters that day. It will also be all over the internet and Xbox Live, but you should watch it here at G4TV.com.
According to Bungie, "Birth of a Spartan" gives viewers a look deep into the main character in the upcoming shooter. The short is described as a "stirring depiction of the transformation of Carter 259, the future leader of Noble Team in Halo: Reach, from an ordinary young man to a superhuman Spartan warrior.
“Birth of a Spartan” was directed by Noam Murro, the director of the 2008 feature film “Smart People” and numerous award-winning ad spots for Toshiba, Saturn, Volkswagen and more.