Cast, crew and celebs of Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland from Walt Disney Studios braved the weather and gathered earlier tonight at the Odeon Leicester Square in London, England to enjoy the royal world premiere of the film.
Also joining the evening’s events on the red carpet were His Royal Highness Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, as the event benefited The Prince’s Foundation for Children & the Arts.
Below you’ll find dozens of of cast members Tim Burton, Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter, Mia Wasikowska, Matt Lucas, Alan Rickman (Absolum), Michael Sheen (White Rabbit), Paul Whitehouse (March Hare), Timothy Spall (Bayard), Barbara Windsor (Dormouse) and Christopher Lee (Jabberwocky), Avril Lavigne, Danny Elfman and many more. Photos from the event courtesy of Walt Disney Studios.
In case you missed the live streaming of the Alice in Wonderland premiere, you can catch it all right here.
Make sure you also check out our photos of the after party.
UPDATE: The royal premiere of Alice in Wonderland has come and gone but not been forgotten! Below you can still watch the red carpet event. You can also view our extensive gallery of photos here.
In just a little while, the red carpet event at the world premiere of Alice in Wonderland in London will be kicking off and Walt Disney Studios has invited our readers to be able to watch a live stream of the red carpet event featuring celebrity appearances and interviews.
Expected to make appearances are Tim Burton, Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter, Mia Wasikowska, Matt Lucas, Alan Rickman (Absolum), Michael Sheen (White Rabbit), Paul Whitehouse (March Hare), Timothy Spall (Bayard), Barbara Windsor (Dormouse) and Christopher Lee (Jabberwocky).
As the event will benefit The Prince’s Foundation for Children & the Arts, we can also expect a royal visit from Prince Charles and Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall and more!
We also expect to have photos from the event which we’ll be posting later as they become available to us.
More Clips and Featurette from ‘Alice in Wonderland’ – Alice Comes for Tea and Drinks Some Pishsolver
Following up on the two clips we posted earlier today, Walt Disney Studios has provided us with two additional clips plus a five minute featurette that goes behind the scenes of Alice in Wonderland.
First up is the Tea Party in which Alice, having been brought back to the Underland by the white rabbit, encounters the Dormouse, March Hare and — of course — the Mad Hatter at the tea party where the trio debate as to whether she truly is *the* Alice.
In this first clip, titled Clothe This Girl, Alice, after returning to the Underland, encounters the Red Queen. Already virtually unrecognizable as the little girl she was ten years prior, Alice learns that just a little upelkuchen goes a long way as she increases herself to the size of a giant. Needless to say, Alice’s clothes don’t manage to grow with her so when a naked giant suddenly appears behind some bushes, it’s sure to catch the Queen’s eye.
In this next, all new clip, someone has stolen the Queen’s tarts and she’s out for blood — make that a head. What cold blooded fool would dare steal the Queen’s tarts? It doesn’t take long for the Queen to out the hungry thief and even less time for her to call for her famous sentence.
For Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland, Walt Disney Studios has gone the extra mile to create this traveling exhibit featuring props and models from the upcoming feature. After entering the main doors, you travel down the rabbit hole into Alice’s room featuring a very large Alice model along with her dress, the drink me bottles, the eat me cakes and other props. Other rooms include the Mad Tea Party where you’ll find the Mad Hatter’s wardrobe (and hair), the Red Queen’s Throne room and the White Queen’s room which also contains battle gear for Alice and the Mad Hatter.
We are proud to bring you the following amazing photos from this exhibition. All photos © Eric Charbonneau/Le Studio/Wireimage and courtesy of Walt Disney Studios.
Yesterday, as you are probably aware, the teaser trailer to Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland was released prematurely. Although we did manage to save our own copy, when it became evident that Walt Disney Studios was not a fan of the breach, it was decided to simply delete the post that linked to it. So for that we both apologize to and appreciate those who posted the many links to our site posted on forums all over (on some interesting non-Disney topic forums too).
Fast forward to today and after making its official debut at the San Diego Comic-Con, we are pleased to bring the trailer back to you (hopefully for good). As we reported earlier in the week, Disney ran a Facebook campaign which pitted the fans of the Red Queen, the White Queen and the Mad Hatter against each other and granted the largest army of fans with the official first look of the trailer. Well, the votes are in, and no surprise, the Mad Hatter is the winner. Which only proves that we know how to pick’m (and that we sorta cheated and joined all three). Without further ado, I present to you the first teaser-trailer to the highly anticipated take by Tim Burton on the literary classic.
Want to take it with you on your iPhone or iPod Touch? Right-click and save: Alice in Wonderland Teaser Trailer – iPhone Version
It’s not news, I know, but Disney has sent us hi-res images of the portraits of the Alice in Wonderland characters from the Vanity Fair photo shoot. Although the Red Queen portrait differs from the ones previously released online as she’s not holding the Duchess’ baby/pig.
I did crop the images to eliminate some whitespace on the top and bottom in order to maximize the real estate. They’ve been added to the Alice in Wonderland image gallery below.
In addition, Disney has added some graphics to the original group of portraits as pictured to the left so I’ve added those images to the gallery as well.
You can click on any of the thumbnails to view a larger image or click on the PicLens link to start a slideshow.
Disney has sent us hi-res versions of all of the images from Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland that were just published by USA Today, including a couple of others that weren’t. We had to scale them down a little, but we couldn’t wait to be able to share them with you. So please enjoy this new gallery of images from the film.
If you want to see the images in the full size, click the individual thumbnails below, then click on the resize arrows in the lower right-hand corner.
LOS ANGELES, CA, March 31 – Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures and IMAX Corporation (NASDAQ: IMAX; TSX: IMX) today announced that Alice in Wonderland, directed by Tim Burton and starring Johnny Depp as the Mad Hatter, Anne Hathaway as the White Queen and Mia Wasikowska as Alice, will be released to IMAX(R) theatres simultaneously with the film’s wide release on March 5, 2010. The special IMAX(R) 3D release will be digitally re-mastered into the unparalleled image and sound quality of The IMAX Experience(R) with IMAX DMR(R) (Digital Re-Mastering) technology. This is the third film confirmed out of the five-film agreement between IMAX and Disney, which was announced on November 19, 2008.