BIENVENUE CHEZ LES CH'TIS has become the most successful domestic film of all time in France. The movie has taken $163 million (GBP81.5 million) to date, ending a 42-year record held by 1966's LA GRANDE VADROUILLE.
Many ticket-holders couldn't get into the O2 Arena show on Tuesday night (September 19th) because they didn't bring photo ID to match their booking.
An album re-release, a new song and a documentary mark the singer's legacy this year.
The actor plays the titular hero in the forthcoming adaptation.