The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were joined by Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, as well
Prince Williams and Kate Middleton looked stunning on the red carpet at the London premiere of “No Time to Die,” the latest James Bond film to hit theaters.
The Duke of Cambridge donned a traditional black, velvet tuxedo, while the Duchess of Cambridge turned heads in a gold, beaded Jenny Packham gown with a long, matching cape. She accessorised the ensemble with earrings from London-based company O’Nitaa and wore her hair in an intricate updo.
Joining the couple at the premiere were William’s father, Prince Charles, and his stepmother, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall. She wore a light blue dress with sheer sleeves and beadwork.
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The long-awaited event took place at the Royal Albert Hall in London and the stars of the film also stepped out for the special night.
“No Time to Die” sees 53-year-old Daniel Craig playing a British spy for the last time and is also the 25th film in the franchise.
Craig has played the killer in five films, starting with “Casino Royale” in 2006. Asked how he felt about saying goodbye to the role, Craig told reporters: “I’m good. I’m really good about it.”
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007 himself stood out in a pink velvet dinner jacket. While co-stars Rami Malek, Lee Seydoux, Lashana Lynch, Naomi Harris and Ana de Armas looked flawless.
Seydoux in Louis Vuitton, Bond’s love interest in Vivienne Westwood play Dr. Madeleine Swan, and Lynch, a New 00 agent who gives Bond a run for his money.
Sedoux told reporters that he was relieved that the film would finally hit theaters after a delay of more than a year due to the pandemic. He said, “It’s been a very strange time for all of us. And now to celebrate, you know, to be reunited, with this film. And it’s great. I’m really happy.” ”
Harris has played Eve Moneypenny in the previous two Bond films, and De Armas joins the franchise as a new character named Paloma. Meanwhile, Oscar-winner Malek is set to play the latest Bond villain, Safin.
Also on the carpet were screenwriters Neil Purvis, Robert Wade, and Phoebe Waller-Bridge, and theme songwriters/singers Billie Eilish and Finnance O’Connell, and the film’s director Cary Fukunaga.
Health care workers and members of Britain’s armed forces were among those at Tuesday’s premiere to thank them for their work during the pandemic.
“No Time to Die” hits theaters in the US on October 8.