Hugh Bonneville and Sadiq Khan attend official Paddington Pop-Up opening

Hugh Bonneville, Simon Farnaby and Rosie Allinson joined London Mayor Sadiq Khan for the official opening of a Paddington Pop-Up in London this week.

The cast of Paddington 2 attended the opening ceremony alongside Paddington creator Michael Bond’s daughter, Karen Jankel and a fleet of local school children ahead of the film’s release this November.

Five pop-up book installations featuring Michael Bond’s famous bear will appear at iconic landmarks and attractions across London from Monday, October 23rd to December 3rd.

Watch the footage of the opening below:

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