Thursday 17 January 2019

Glass stars wear purple at London premiere

Glass follows on from Director M Night Shyamalan’s previous films, Unbreakable and Split.

M. Night Shyamalan (l-r) Sarah Paulson, Bruce Willis, Samuel K. Jackson, James McAvoy, and Anya Taylor-Joy attending the Glass European Premiere held at the Curzon Mayfair, London.
M. Night Shyamalan (l-r) Sarah Paulson, Bruce Willis, Samuel K. Jackson, James McAvoy, and Anya Taylor-Joy attending the Glass European Premiere held at the Curzon Mayfair, London.

By Julia Hunt, Press Association Entertainment Correspondent

Glass stars Samuel L Jackson, Sarah Paulson and James McAvoy dazzled in shades of purple at the film’s premiere in London.

Hollywood star Jackson stood out in a bright purple velvet suit as he walked the carpet at the Curzon Mayfair in London.

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Samuel L Jackson (PA)

The actor, whose character Mr Glass is also partial to purple, also donned a woolly hat in the same shade.

Jackson’s co-star Paulson braved the chill in a strapless pinkish-purple gown.

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Sarah Paulson (PA)

The dress was floor length and featured green and yellow swirls around the hem.

McAvoy looked suave in a dark suit, teaming it with a deep purple shirt in keeping with the theme.

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James McAvoy (PA)

Anya Taylor-Joy, who also stars in the superhero thriller, showed off her curves in a shirt black dress and headband.

The actress’s tights also appeared to have a slight purple hue.

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Anya Taylor-Joy (PA)

Director M Night Shyamalan also kept to the theme, wearing a patterned lilac tie as he arrived at the screening.

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M Night Shyamalan (PA)

A-lister Bruce Willis was also at the screening.

The star plays a man with superhuman ability in the film.

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Bruce Willis (PA)

Glass is a sequel to Shyamalan’s films Unbreakable (2000) and Split (2016).

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