Top Stories

David Beckham Brings Olympic Torch to Opening Ceremony

David Beckham Brings Olympic Torch to Opening Ceremony

David Beckham drives a speedboat down the Thames river towards the Olympic Stadium as part of the Opening Ceremonies of the 2012 Summer Olympics on Friday (July 27) in London, England.

The 37-year-old soccer star shared the speedboat with Amber Charles, an English basketball player who carried the torch.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of David Beckham

Nicole Kidman was also at the Opening Ceremonies, along with Duchess Kate, Prince William, and a number of other dignitaries.

10+ pictures inside of David Beckham delivering the Olympic Flame to the Opening Ceremonies…

Like Just Jared on Facebook
david beckham olympic torch 01
david beckham olympic torch 02
david beckham olympic torch 03
david beckham olympic torch 04
david beckham olympic torch 05
david beckham olympic torch 06
david beckham olympic torch 07
david beckham olympic torch 08
david beckham olympic torch 09
david beckham olympic torch 10

Credit: Matthew Lloyd; Photos: Getty
Posted to: 2012 Summer Olympics London, David Beckham

JJ Links Around The Web

Getty

12 Responses to “David Beckham Brings Olympic Torch to Opening Ceremony”

  1. 1
    Tara Says:

    What a man! He STOLE the show!!!! Was more Bond, than Bond haha!

  2. 2
    marianna Says:

    didn t like the london cermony for olympics it was very dissapointing!!

  3. 3
    Iffy Miffy Says:

    What a great ceremony, can’t wait to see the end. Art and story telling and not flashy gimmicks! Great job Brits!

  4. 4
    asha Says:

    Spoiler alert much? Those of us in the U.S. haven’t seen the opening ceremony yet.

  5. 5
    please Says:

    The most pathetic ceremony . It was a circus.

  6. 6
    Anon Says:

    Go Team USA! <3

  7. 7
    Debbie Says:

    I think it’s a bit of a Marmite opening ceremony; you’ll either love it or hate it and there’ll be no middle ground. I was a little embarrassed by its tweeness to start with but it grew on me. No spoilers here but there was one bit I thought’d be serious where I laughed so hard both cats shot out the room. I hope you enjoy even if Queenie looks so bored you just know she’d rather be at home with a pot of tea and a corgi on her lap.

  8. 8
    Can'tStandIt!UGH! Says:

    Sorry, but Beckham S-U-C-K-S! I LOVE the Olympics, but cannot stomach watching them in L-O-N-D-O-N, all because of Beckham and his VILE, VILE wife who will no doubt be hogging camera time like no tomorrow. Why can’t some psycho shoot up these blow-hard celebs instead of innocent Americans! UGH! Can’t stand it!!!!

  9. 9
    lafamepoma Says:

    what a wonderful, amazing, emotive, fantastic ceremony, thanks London, best city of the world

  10. 10
    nguyen tran gia linh Says:

    I Love Beckham
    Go Team USA! & Go Roger Federer ;)

  11. 11
    flamboyans Says:

    The Opening Ceremony is awful. China more spectacular than this.
    Only Beckham who stole the show. Yes, he is more bond than Bond.

  12. 12
    K Says:

    Him on the boat was the hottest moment of my life

A Member of Townsquare Entertainment News | Advertise here