Monday, July 04, 2011


Transform: 1. Sarah Bolger & Colin O Donoghue; 2. Hayley Rock, Barbara Miller & Claire Malone; 3. Karl Shabaan and Audrey Hamilton. (Pix. Brian McEvoy)

Fans of robots and explosions were in for a treat on Tuesday evening as the Irish premiere screening of Transformers: Dark Side of the Moon took place at the Savoy. The third film in the franchise, and the first in 3D, was well attended by fans young and old.

The red carpet event was attended by a host of well known Irish personalities such as actors Colin O’Donouhue and Sarah Bolger, Aoibheann McCaul, Bill Hughes, Martin King, models Louise Johnston and Kristi Kuddism, Orla Hannon and newly married couple Phil Assaf and Sandra Byrne. Some guests attended an exclusive after-premiere-party at The Pink on Dawson Street.

The film, the biggest blockbuster of the summer, is released by Paramount Pictures. Starring Shia LaBoeuf, Josh Duhamel, John Turturro, Frances McDormand, Patrick Dempsey and Rosie Huntington-Whitely, Transformers: Dark of the Moon is a thrill-ride set to enthral all fans of the series.