Jeremy Irons was in Dubai on 3 December 2013 to attend the Chivas Legends Dinner where he was being honoured.
Jeremy also promoted his film Trashed, while in Dubai. Trashed screened on Wednesday 4 December at The Scene Club.
The following text is from Pencell PR and Events:
Jeremy Irons, iconic British actor, human rights campaigner and philanthropist was honoured last night at the Chivas Legends Dinner for his considerable career achievements and notable contribution to society.
Being formally recognised as a ‘Chivas Legend’, Jeremy Irons joins the ranks of other legends of the past including Australian cricketer Steve Waugh, Oscar winners Colin Firth and Ben Kingsley and the late, great Sir David Frost.
The fifth annual edition of the Chivas Legends Dinner was attended by 250 of the region’s most eminent leaders and luminaries representing a range of industries from business to media who came together through a shared appreciation for luxury whisky and reverence for the achievements of this year’s legend, Jeremy Irons.
At the event guests enjoyed an evening of pure indulgence in the opulent surroundings of the Asateer Tent, Atlantis The Palm, including; a delectable 5 course meal, expertly paired with the various expressions of Chivas; live music from a 5-piece jazz band; perfectly blended Chivas cocktails; and guided whisky tastings led by Max Warner, Chivas Regal Global Brand Ambassador and Colin Scott, Chivas Regal’s Master Blender.
The evening culminated with an on-stage interview with Jeremy Irons, in which he shared some of his fascinating insights into his illustrious acting career and more recently his philanthropic and humanitarian work, most notably his documentary film ‘Trashed,’ which highlights the shocking environmental impact of pollution.
Speaking about the Chivas Legends Dinner, Chivas Master Blender, Colin Scott said, “It was so fantastic to see so many new and familiar faces at this year’s Chivas Legends Dinner; faces that were truly enthralled and captivated by Jeremy Irons’ presence. Jeremy is the pure personification of honour, integrity and generosity, he lives his life with charisma and optimism and his achievements and causes were inspirational to all that attended.”