Ali and Bono appeared on the red carpet together
Hewson in Sarajevo Film Festival

Ali and Bono appeared on the red carpet together Hewson in Sarajevo Film Festival

U2’s Bono is elegant as he surprises Ali Hewson on the red carpet at the 27th Sarajevo Film Festival.

This is a rare occasion when the Irish rock icon walks on the red carpet.

But Bono delighted fans as he made a surprise appearance as a special guest at the 27th Sarajevo Film Festival in Bosnia on Sunday.

The stylish Ali Hewson (60), and the musician were dressed in black to see Wim Wenders’ film The Million Dollar Hotel.

Happy couple: Bono and his wife Ali Hewson arrived in Bosnia as a surprise special guest for the 27th Sarajevo Film Festival on Sunday

A happy couple: Bono and Ali Hewson were invited as special guests to the 27th Sarajevo Film Festival.

Bono was dressed in a black Tshirt, blazer jacket, and pants with black shoes.

He wore his signature glasses, and was also seen wearing a silver earring.

Ali looked stunning in her flowing black gown, which she styled with leather wedges.

Accessorized with a black bag and large, stylish sunglasses, she opted for black accessories.

Chic: The musician, 61, and his wife, 60, looked chic in all black for the screening of Wim Wenders? 2000 film The Million Dollar Hotel

Chic: The 61-year-old musician and his 60 year old wife looked stylish in black to the screening of Wim Wim Wenders 2000 film The Million Dollar Hotel

Special guests: (L-R) The couple and German film director Wim Wenders (R) were greeted by Sarajevo Film Festival's general manager Mirsad Purivatra (C) on the red carpet

Mirsad Purivatra, general manager of Sarajevo Film Festival (C), greeted the couple (L-R).

Style: The father-of-four ensured to wear his trademark glasses and was seen sporting a small silver earring

Style: This father-of-4 wore his signature glasses. He was also seen wearing a silver pair of earrings.

Before they entered Sarajevo Film Festival, the couple was greeted on the red carpet by Mirsad Purivatra, general manager of Sarajevo Film Festival.

Bono and Nicholas Klein co-wrote The Million Dollar Hotel’s story and produced both the movie and its soundtrack.

The Berlinale was its debut in 2000. Later, it played the sixth Sarajevo edition.

Mirsad Purivatra, festival director shared an Instagram photo of Bono and Wenders meeting up at the event.

Pose: Festival director Mirsad Purivatra shared an image of Bono and Wenders on Instagram

Photo of Bono and Wenders: Mirsad Purivatra, festival director shared a photo on Instagram

Film: Bono co-wrote the story for Million Dollar Hotel with Nicholas Klein, he also produced the film and the soundtrack

Film: Bono wrote the Million Dollar Hotel story with Nicholas Klein. He also produced the film’s soundtrack.

According to Screen Daily, Bono made a speech before the film praising the city saying: ‘It’s as if there are two Sarajevos – the real and the imagined.

“The one you live in, work in, and visit. This mythic Sarajevo is a magical place full of magic and fun.

This comes just two months after the star enjoyed an extravagant birthday party with London’s closest and dearest.

Bono, his wife, and their two daughters, Jordan (32), were joined by Jordan’s 32-year-old daughter Eve.

The celebrations continued two days later when Ali, Bono and Eve, both Behind Her Eyes stars, were seen continuing to celebrate their father’s birthday at Hammersmith’s River Cafe. Ruth Rogers, the restaurant’s owner was also present.

Joined by his daughters Eve (R) and Jordan, 32,(R) Bono and his family rang in his 61st year at the upmarket Scott's in Mayfair

His daughters, Jordan (R), and Eve (R), joined him and his family to ring in his 61st birthday at Scott’s Mayfair.

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Publiated at Sun, 15 August 2021 18:09:01 +0000

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