28 Jul '12, 2am

PICTURES: London Olympics' opens with surprises, star-studded acts where music was a strong theme of the night

PICTURES: London Olympics' opens with surprises, star-studded acts where music was a strong theme of the night

Fireworks explode over the stadium at the end of the Opening Ceremony of the 2012 Olympic Summer Games at the Olympic Stadium in London, Saturday, July 28, 2012. -- PHOTO: AP By May Chen The biggest mystery of the London Olympics' opening ceremony was solved late on Friday night when the cauldron was lit in the Olympic Stadium. It was not Steve Redgrave, nor Roger Bannister as rumoured who emerged the last to hold the Olympic torch. Instead, seven young athletes combined to light the Olympic cauldron, in line with the theme of the night - 'This is for everyone'. The four hour-long extravaganza, directed by Danny Boyle of Slumdog Millionaire, included performances from stars like Sir Paul McCartney, author J.K. Rowling and even a surprise appearance from Rowan Atkinson, better known as Mr Bean. Segments in the show celebrated Britain's role in the Industrial Revolution, its...

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