Sir Patrick Stewart: 'I'll never forget carrying the Olympic Torch'

Sir Patrick Stewart carries Olympic torch. Credit: ITV London

British actor Sir Patrick Stewart told ITV London that he will "never forget today", after carrying the Olympic Torch through Croydon. Sir Patrick said that even world film premieres "did not have the excitement" that the Olympic Torch relay had.

Watch the full interview at ITV London.

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