See Photos of the Royal Family at James Bond Movie Premieres Through the Years

The name's Elizabeth, Queen Elizabeth. In honor of the premiere of the latest James Bond film, No Time to Die, a look back at the royal family attending Bond premieres through the years 

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1967

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007, meet QEII! Queen Elizabeth greeted Bond actor Sean Connery and his wife Diane Cilento at the premiere of You Only Live Twice in London in 1967.

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1981

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Before she married Prince Charles, Lady Diana Spencer attended the premiere of For Your Eyes Only with her then-fiancé in a red, sequined dress.

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1983

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In 1983, the royal met Roger Moore, who was playing the famed British intelligence agent at the time.

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1985

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Princess Diana made a statement in a shimmery silver gown while attending the premiere of A View to a Kill with Prince Charles.

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1985

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Diana, by then an old pro at attending James Bond premieres, greeted Roger Moore.

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1986

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In 1986, the couple visited the set of the Bond film The Living Daylights, and played with a few movie props. Princess Diana even got to break an imitation bottle made of sugar glass over the head of the Prince of Wales!

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2002

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In 2002, Queen Elizabeth met with Die Another Day stars Pierce Brosnan (who played Bond at the time) and Halle Berry at the film's world premiere.

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2006

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In 2006, Queen Elizabeth met the new Bond, Daniel Craig, at the premiere of Casino Royale.

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2007

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In 2007, the monarch paid a visit to the top-secret set of the James Bond film, chatting with the divers working at the underwater stage at the Pinewood Studios in Iver Heath, England.

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2008

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Prince William and Prince Harry arrived at the world premiere of Quantum of Solace in London looking dapper in classic tuxedos.

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2008

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Prince William met with Bond himself, Daniel Craig, at the premiere.

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2012

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In 2012 Prince Charles greeted Daniel Craig and his wife, actress Rachel Weisz, at the premiere of Skyfall at Royal Albert Hall in London.

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2012

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That same year was the year that England hosted the Olympics, and Queen Elizabeth got in on the fun, starring in a hilarious skit for the opening ceremony featuring Daniel Craig as Bond (and her beloved corgis).

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2015

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In 2015 Kate Middleton and Prince William dazzled at the premiere of Spectre in London.

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2015

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Kate Middleton shared a laugh with the Bond actor, Daniel Craig.

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2015

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Prince Harry also got to have an animated chat with Daniel Craig at the premiere. Do you think they were talking about whether they like their martinis shaken and not stirred?

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2019

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Prince Charles and Craig met again in 2019 when the royal toured the set of the 25th James Bond film at Pinewood Studios. The royal, who is a patron of the British Film Institute, was there to celebrate the contribution the franchise has made to the British film industry.

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2021

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall and Prince Charles, Prince of Wales attend the "No Time To Die" World Premiere at Royal Albert Hall on September 28, 2021 in London
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In 2021, the royals were back for another Bond premiere! This time Kate Middleton, Prince William Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall and Prince Charles looked glam while arriving at the premiere of No Time To Die.

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2021

Britain's Prince William, Duke of Cambridge (L) talks to English actor Daniel Craig ahead of the World Premiere of the James Bond 007 film "No Time to Die" at the Royal Albert Hall in west London on September 28, 2021.
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Once inside, the whole family got a few moments with the film's cast. Prince William chatted with Daniel Craig.

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2021

Charles, Prince of Wales meets some of the cast including Daniel Craig, at the "No Time To Die" World Premiere at Royal Albert Hall on September 28, 2021 in London
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His father, Prince Charles, shook Craig's hand before the film's premiere.

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2021

Britain's Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall (L) talks to English actor Daniel Craig ahead of the World Premiere of the James Bond 007 film "No Time to Die" at the Royal Albert Hall in west London on September 28, 2021.
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Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall looked like she wanted to discuss the casting of the next James Bond.

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2021

Kate Middleton and Daniel Craig Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge meets some of the cast including Daniel Craig at the "No Time to Die" World Premiere at Royal Albert Hall on September 28, 2021 in London
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Don't worry, Kate also got a moment with the film's star. Petition to give her a cameo in the next film!

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2021

William, Duke of Cambridge meets some of the cast including Rami Malek at the "No Time To Die" World Premiere at Royal Albert Hall on September 28, 2021 in London, England
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William also had a moment with Rami Malek, who plays the film's villain, Safin.

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2021

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge meets some of the cast including Lashana Lynch at the "No Time To Die" World Premiere at Royal Albert Hall on September 28, 2021 in London, England.
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And Kate, dressed in a gorgeous gold, beaded Jenny Packham gown with a dramatic cape, talked with Lashana Lynch.

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