Prince Albert II of Monaco hosted in his Principality, this Wednesday evening, a preview of the new James Bond “No time to die” for a very selected and charitable cinema screening at more than 2,000 euros instead.
James Bond in Monaco. This Wednesday, September 29, 2021 in the evening, Prince Albert II welcomed 007. His Majesty’s most famous spy was indeed in the spotlight for a preview of “No time to die” (“Mourir can wait” ). But to be able to see this film – the world premiere of which had taken place the day before in London in the presence of Princes Charles and William and their wives Camilla Parker Bowles and Kate Middleton, the Duchesses of Cornwall and Cambridge -, it was necessary to pay in the Principality the tidy sum of 2,500 dollars (2,155 euros) per person. Unless you prefer the VIP package for two at … $ 25,000 (21,155 euros), as announced “Monaco-Morning»Last August. “Stratospheric prices justified by the charitable scope of the event, the proceeds of which will support the actions of the Princess Grace USA Foundation which is organizing the evening”, then explained the Mediterranean daily.
Albert was accompanied by Louis and Marie Ducruet and Camille Gottlieb
This exceptional cinema session – in which the Sovereign of the Rock took part with two of the children of his sister Princess Stéphanie, Louis Ducruet who came with his wife Marie, and Camille Gottlieb – was also the opportunity to pay tribute to Roger Moore, the James A leap of the seven opuses shot from 1973 to 1985. Died in 2017, he lived for a long time in the Principality where his ashes lie today. He is also one of the founders of the American branch of the Princess Grace of Monaco Foundation. In addition to the American actress Sharon Stone – whom Prince Albert II had found after having presented her with a “Lifetime Achievement Award” a few days earlier at the 5th Monte-Carlo Gala for Planetary Health-, among the guest stars of the evening were his son Christian. Moore with his wife and children.
To see again in photos: Albert II alongside Caroline to crown Sharon Stone
If Daniel Craig appeared on the big screen during the projection in the Salle Garnier (the Monaco Opera), which was followed by a dinner in the salons of the Casino de Monte-Carlo, the one who has played James Bond since 2005 was not there. in chair and bone. And it was the same with the other main actors of the film: Léa Seydoux, Rami Malek, Lashana Lynch, Naomi Harris or even Christopher Waltz. On the other hand, its director, the American Cary Fukunaga, had made the trip. It must be said that he is linked to the Principality, having received “a few years ago a grant from the Princess Grace Foundation USA to develop his talent”, recalled “Monaco-Matin”.
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