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|The Simpsons in London|
- 'The Simpsons Movie' enjoyed its UK premiere last night (25.07.07) as Springfield came to London.
The O2 arena, in Greenwich, was transformed into the Simpson family's hometown for the evening, with star guests walking down a specially made yellow carpet and through a giant sculpture of Homer's mouth.
Celebrity guests arrived at the venue by boat along the River Thames to be handed doughnuts - Homer's favourite snack.
Stars in attendance included actor Joshua Jackson, McFly stars Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter, British comedian Vic Reeves and his wife Nancy Sorrell, Gail Porter and British TV couple Richard Madeley and Judy Finnegan.
'Simpsons' characters Homer and Bart were also on hand to greet guest and entertain the excited crowd.
'The Simpsons Movie' sees Homer fall in love with his new pet pig and accidentally cause havoc by polluting Springfield's water supply.
Last week's world premiere took place in Springfield, Vermont.
The town was chosen ahead of 13 other real-life Springfields to host the prestigious event.
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