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In pictures: Golden Compass premiere

Daniel Craig, Dakota Blue Richards and Nicole Kidman at Golden Compass premiere

Stars Nicole Kidman, Daniel Craig and Dakota Blue Richards at the world premiere of The Golden Compass in London's Leicester Square.

Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban at Golden Compass premiere

Kidman was accompanied by her country music star husband Keith Urban. In the film she plays villain Mrs Coulter.

Daniel Craig and Satsuki Mitchell at Golden Compass premiere

Bond star Daniel Craig is adventurer Lord Asriel in the film. He was joined at the premiere by his girlfriend, Satsuki Mitchell.

Dakota Blue-Richards at Golden Compass premiere

Thirteen-year-old Dakota Blue Richards was picked from 10,000 hopefuls to play heroine Lyra Belacqua. Her character attempts to rescue a kidnapped friend.

Eva Green at Golden Compass premiere

French actress Eva Green is reunited with Daniel Craig after they appeared together in Bond outing Casino Royale. In The Golden Compass she plays the part of a witch.

Hugh Grant at Golden Compass premiere

British film star Hugh Grant was among the celebrities who were at the premiere in London's West End.

Lily Cole at Golden Compass premiere

Model Lily Cole swapped the catwalk for the red carpet at The Golden Compass premiere.

Hope at Golden Compass premiere

X Factor finalists Hope took time off from the star search show to make an appearance at the event.

Philip Pullman at Golden Compass premiere

Author Philip Pullman at the premiere. The Golden Compass is a fantasy based on the first book in the best-selling His Dark Materials trilogy.

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