November 13th, 2018.
After waiting the longest I’ve ever waited for a wristband (with the exception of the Baftas), it only took until approximately ten minutes before this premiere started (and I’d been in a pen for nearly three hours) a day later…. that I abruptly abandoned my spot and took a back-row position for this premiere… probably the biggest one I’ll do in London this year.
And today was one of those days….. actually it was one of those days where it wasn’t even the worst decision I could have made. Here’s how it went down:
A fortnight earlier: Harry Potter wands in the avenue between St Paul’s and the Millennium Bridge:
And then, on the day…
And so… that was that. it was big, it was hard to photograph and given all the weird colour issues I might sit down and do a Redcarpet Monochrome Journal before too long!
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