After the bond movie, No Time to Die was delayed, no thanks to a stubborn pandemic, the world premiere of it finally took place in London at the Royal Albert Hall. The film remains special, not only because it came six years after the last Bond movie, but also because it was Daniel Craig's fifth and probably final outing, playing the iconic character.
Craig walked down the red carpet with his co-stars including Lea Seydoux, Ana de Armas, Lashana Lynch, and Naomie Harris. The event was attracted by royal guests such as the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, and it also had tennis champion Emma Raducanu. While Daniel Craig's designer velvet jacket did attract a lot of attention, but it was the actresses who stole the show with their bold and beautiful choices.
Léa Seydoux attended the world premiere of the latest Bond movie at the Royal Albert Hall on September 28, 2021, in London. She reprises her role in the latest Bond installment and wore a custom Louis Vuitton gown which had a sparkling chiffon cape, and adorned herself with Chopard jewelry.
Lashana Lynch, who dons the role of the first Black female 007, wore a stunning and dramatic Vivienne Westwood couture gown. She paid homage to her Jamaican roots with the dress which had a hummingbird on the back. Lynch’s stylist Karla Welch said on Instagram that it was all about representing her ancestors and the birthplace of Bond and represent the national bird of Jamaica - the hummingbird.
The Duchess of Cambridge
For the occasion, the Duchess of Cambridge chose to wear a Jenny Packham dress that could contest some of the most glamorous looks of Bond girls. It was a variation of British designer’s gold Margot style, the gown had a cape with beautiful gold sequins. The red carpet and royal appearances do make for a great combination!
Phoebe Waller-Bridge, who has contributed to the film's screenplay, wore a scintillating black jumpsuit by Olivier Theyskens for Azzaro with a chic cream coat and went on to adorn Jessica McCormack jewelry. Phoebe looked sensational in her glittering avatar as she made a stylish arrival at the No Time To Die premiere. The film's co-screenwriter caught the eye of the onlookers with her gorgeous attire.
Ana de Armas
Ana de Armas may have made her debut at the Golden Globes last year but it is her red carpet look at Die Another Day that caught the maximum attention. She shone in a glitzy tube gown by Ralph & Russo and she had the most gorgeous sapphires adorning her neck from Tiffany & Co. Ana de Armas and Daniel Craig have also worked together in the 2019 film - Knives Out.
Naomie Harris wore a custom white sequinned gown from Michael Kors Collection. The gown was from the Spring 2022 collection of the designer that she wore with Ana Khouri diamond and emerald Eva headpiece. While there was nothing novel about the look, the British actress owned it like nobody's business. She wore her dress with her Omega watch with a dainty silver chain through her hair.
The tennis pro, who has also been announced Tiffany & Co. ambassador, stepped onto the red carpet right outside the Royal Albert Hall wearing a silver gown. Grecian-style Dior dress from Dior’s Resort 2022 collection. Raducanu’s victory tour post-Grand Slam has seen her appearing everywhere right from Met Gala to British Vogue’s London Fashion Week party with Tiffany & Co.
Billie Eilish wore a gorgeous striped Gucci shirt and trousers, pairing it with platform shoes to attend the premiere with her brother, Finneas O'Connell. Her brother wore a black velvet Armani suit and a Cartier watch. The pair wrote the theme song for No Time To Die, setting several records. Eilish is the youngest singer who has written the Bond song and had recorded it in a bedroom studio.
It was certainly a glittering affair with stars turning out in their best gear. The pandemic had a put to stop these grand events and with the No Time to Die premiere, things are getting back to normal again. All we can say is bring it on, we can't wait for Hollywood to unleash the movie magic.