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Plan B and Doctor Who star Matt Smith were among guests who clowned up for a special screening of The Chemical Brothers live film Don’t Think on Friday (August 3).
The screening of a the repurposed version of the film took place at east London’s adidas Underground venue, one of a series of events created and curated by adidas to celebrate the London 2012 Olympics.
On arrival, each guest was required to wear ad adidas top and have their face painted as a clown, based on the one in Don’t Think, the dance duo’s live film, originally filmed in Japan. The film was directed by Adam Smith and originally released in March of this year. Chemical Brothers also recently released an Olympic track of their own, ‘Velodrome’.
Plan B, aka Ben Drew, was celebrating the recent number one success of his album ‘Ill Manors’, while Smith was taking time out from shooting his third series of Doctor Who, which will air on BBC One in the coming weeks. Other guests included Jaime Winstone and Rosamund Pike.
You can watch footage from the event below. Monday sees another special event take place at the venue, with a special performance from a secret headliner.