The actor of the mythical James Bond, Daniel Craig, and several British scientists involved in managing the pandemic were decorated by Queen Elizabeth II, according to the official list of selected released this Friday by the Government.
19% of the awards, the highest of which are the titles of Lady Y gentleman, are intended for people linked to the fight against covid.
In show business, Craig will receive the Diplomatic Decoration of Companion of the Order of Saint Michael and Saint George, that like the character of 007 the actresses also look Vanessa redgrave Y Joanna lumley, as well as the producer of the films of the Bond saga, Barbara Broccoli.
Craig, 53, was monarchically decorated for his famous role and “its services to the film and theater industry.”
His last movie
Daniel Craig, with his Walk of Fame star. Keep adding recognitions.
No time to die It is Craig’s last film in the role of the famous agent. The actor who made 007 for the first time in 2006 with Royal Casino, then he has participated in three sequels.
“I told the producer: How many of these movies do I have to do? “recalls Craig.” Because I don’t really see contracts or any of those things. And they told me: Four. And I said: Oh, it’s fine. Can I kill him in the last? And they told me: Yes. “
Born in Liverpool, Daniel Craig came to know what it is to sleep on the street before becoming one of the best (if not the best) James Bond in Hollywood history. Today it is known that his estimated equity is 160 million dollars.
At the ceremony they honored more than a thousand people between scientists, athletes, artists and philanthropists, as well as children and anonymous people.
This kind of royal tribute is awarded twice a year, the new Year’s Day and the queen’s official birthday in June.
The “vedettes” of this edition were the directors of the Health security agency and of the Medicines regulatory agency, Jenny Harries and June Raine, become Ladies, while Government Scientific Advisor Patrick Vallance also receives a degree.
A scene from Daniel Craig in his last James Bond film “No Time to Die”. AP Photo
UK is one of the most affected by the pandemic, with around 148,000 deaths and a geometric explosion of infections by the omicron variant. To try to stop the virus, at this time, the government is leading a massive campaign to reinforce the vaccination plan.
In parallel, Buckingham Palace, the official London residence of Elizabeth II, made public three appointments to the Very Noble Order of the Garter, the highest distinction directly awarded by the British monarchy (without prior recommendation from the Government).
They thus join the oldest chivalric order in the United Kingdom, created in 1348, the Duchess of Cornwall and wife of Prince Charles, Camilla; former Labor Prime Minister Tony blair and former Labor Minister, United Nations director and House of Lords leader Valerie Ann Amos, the first black person to be recognized with this title.
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