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Royal Gala for 'Quantum of Solace' World Premiere

October 30, 2008 (2:41 am) GMT
The world premiere event of the much awaited action movie, 'Quantum of Solace', has become one royal extravaganza with the attendance of the British princes, William and Harry.

Highly anticipated by many of James Bond's fans, "" has delivered one memorable world premiere at the Odeon Leicester Square in London. On Wednesday, October 29, this first screening event for the 22nd Bond movie has become a royal gala benefiting Help for Heroes and the Royal British Legion with the attendance of the British princes, William and Harry.

In company of the princes, Bond star arrived at the premiere fully dressed in black tuxedo. Still sporting a sling for his injured shoulder, Craig was accompanied by his partner U.S. producer Satsuki Mitchell. Joining him for the event were his co-stars, , , Giancarlo Giannini, and Mathieu Amalric, as well as Bond filmmakers, director Marc Forster and producer Barbara Broccoli.

Also at the special event were Samantha Bond, , , Robbie Coltrane, , , Meredith Ostrom, Paul Simonon and . In addition, other notable people also spotted strolling down the red carpet included Boris Johnson, Chris Hoy, Alexander Hanson, Jenni Falconer, Michael Grade, Mohammed Al Fayed and Tamara Beckwith.

The glitzy gala was opened by a performance by singer, who wrote "Quantum" theme, . After the screening, it is said that the bash was brought to Battersea Power Station for a no-expense spared one million pound after party. A video from the premiere arrival can be seen below.

To be distributed by Columbia Pictures on November 14 in the U.S., "Solace" resolves around the adventures of Bond in a manipulative and dangerous mission of uncovering the truth behind the organization which blackmailed his former lover Vesper while fighting the urge to avenge his broken heart.

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