Results tagged “skyfall”
An actor who appeared as a Jedi master in a Star Wars film has collapsed and died during rehearsals at an east London theatre.
Kan Bonfils was rehearsing for Dante's Inferno at The Rag Factory in Spitalfields. Members of the Craft Theatre company performed CPR and paramedics fought to save his life but he could not be resuscitated.
A boom in attendance figures has seen Greenwich's Old Royal Naval College experience its busiest year to date.
Statistics released by the Association of Leading Visitor Attractions (ALVA) reveal that nearly 1.8million visitors flocked to the historic site during 2012 - the first time the college has attracted such hefty crowds.
IN A NUTSHELL
Fifty years on and still no-one does it better - and this Bond spectacular ranks among his finest, and most personal. adventures
The Old Royal Naval College in Greenwich is set to appear in yet another film after scenes from the latest James Bond movie were shot there.
The King William Undercroft, below the Painted Hall, was used as a "make-believe morgue" with "eight coffins draped in union jack flags" during filming for Skyfal, last Friday, according to the Footprints of London website.