Taylor Swift's London Eras Tour: A Royal Welcome and Major Box Office Hits

Taylor Swift’s Eras tour sparks excitement in London, featuring a redesigned Tube map and a celebratory concert attended by Prince William. Meanwhile, 'Inside Out 2' breaks global box office records, earning over $500 million. Swift's shows are expected to bring a significant economic boost to the city.

Reuters | Updated: 24-06-2024 02:28 IST | Created: 24-06-2024 02:28 IST
Taylor Swift's London Eras Tour: A Royal Welcome and Major Box Office Hits
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Taylor Swift fans welcomed to London with Eras-inspired Tube map

Taylor Swift's Eras tour was welcomed by a sparkling London Tube map redesigned in the singer's honour on Friday, as the British capital eyes a 300 million pound ($379 million) windfall. Swift is due to perform eight shows at London's Wembley stadium, with the first scheduled for Friday, attracting nearly 700,000 fans in total, the mayor's office said in a statement.

'Inside Out 2' crosses $500 million at the worldwide box office

Animated Pixar movie "Inside Out 2" has become the highest grossing film of the year domestically and crossed $500 million at the worldwide box office, according to a Walt Disney statement released on Saturday. The movie had previously generated about $155 million in U.S. and Canadian ticket sales over its first weekend, according to estimates.

Taylor Swift poses with Prince William at 'splendid' London concert

Britain's Prince William posed for a photo with U.S. music star Taylor Swift and two of his children, Charlotte and George, at the first night of Swift's Eras tour in London on Friday. A photo posted on Kensington Palace's X social media feed with the caption "Thank you @taylorswift13 for a great evening!" showed William smiling as Swift took a selfie with him and the children. William celebrated his 42nd birthday on Friday.

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