Reuniting after 25 years: Jason Flemyng, Dexter Fletcher, and Jason Statham look nothing like their legendary gangster film characters from “Lock Stock And Two Smoking Barrels”

On Thursday evening, the cast of Lock Stock And Two Smoking Barrels, including Jason Statham, Jason Flemyng, and Dexter Fletcher, came together for a reunion after 25 years since the film’s release. The three actors, who played Bacon, Tom, and Soap in the film directed by Guy Richie, attended a special screening of Dexter’s latest movie Ghosted at the Ham Yard Hotel in London.

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The three actors from the iconic gangster film, Lock Stock And Two Smoking Barrels, recently reunited for a screening event. Although Jason Statham, 55, still had many of his recognizable features, both Jason Flemyng, 56, and Dexter Fletcher, 57, looked quite different from their appearance in the movie. The trio posed happily together for photos at the event, wearing a range of contrasting outfits from smart to trendy. The film itself follows the story of a man and his friends who lose a poker game to a powerful gangster and must hatch a plan to pay back their debt. It was a huge success upon its release in 1998.

Happy days: Lock Stock And Two Smoking Barrels stars Jason Statham , Jason Flemyng and Dexter Fletcher (left-right) reunited on Thursday night - 25 years after the film's release

The cast members of the movie “Lock Stock And Two Smoking Barrels”, including Jason Statham, Jason Flemyng, and Dexter Fletcher, had a reunion on Thursday night. This event took place 25 years after the film was released. It was a happy occasion for everyone involved.

Here come the boys: The trio starred as Bacon, Tom and Soap respectively in the Guy Richie-fronted film

Get ready for the boys to make an appearance! They played the characters of Bacon, Tom, and Soap in a movie led by Guy Richie. It was quite an event with big names like Jamie Oliver cooking up a storm for the star-studded guests. Dexter’s excitement peaked as he stole a taste. The glitz and glamour continued as Hollywood superstar Paul Rudd and Lady Victoria Hervey, dressed provocatively in a sheer bodice, made their presence known. Dexter and his wife, Dalia Ibelhauptaitė, a Lithuanian opera director, were also there, having been married since 1997. Interestingly, the guest list also included reality TV personalities like Love Island’s Coco Lodge and Too Hot To Handle’s Nicole O’Brien. The party was complete with this year’s Love Island finalists, Will Young and Jessie Wynter, joining in on the fun.

Changing faces: Jason Flemyng was sporting a rugged look at the bash

Flemyng in the movie

At the event, it was observed that Jason Flemyng had undergone a change in appearance and was now sporting a more rugged look.

Look who it is! The gang gathered to celebrate Dexter, who was in a slick suit and with his grey locks looking worlds away from his heyday

Dexter in the movie

Hey, guess who showed up? The crew came together to honor Dexter, who was dressed to impress in a suave suit and sporting a head of silver hair that was a far cry from his younger days.

Shaven and sheared: Jason Statham maintained his hardman look despite the passing of time

Jason Statham in the film

Despite the passing years, Jason Statham has managed to maintain his tough guy appearance, with his hair shaved and beard trimmed.

Here for you: Throwing support behind her husband was Dexter's wife Dalia Ibelhauptait¿, a Lithuanian opera director. The couple have been married since 1997 (the couple are pictured with Sanjeev Bhaskar)

Providing backing to her spouse, Dexter, is his life partner, Dalia Ibelhauptaitė, who is an opera director from Lithuania. The two have been wedded since 1997 and were captured in a photograph together with Sanjeev Bhaskar.

Cooking up a storm: Also in attendance at the bash was Jamie Oliver, who was cooking up a storm for the all-star attendees - much to Dexter's delight as he stole a taste

During a celebrity gathering, Jamie Oliver was present and cooking up a storm for the all-star guests. Dexter was thrilled as he took a bite of the delicious dish. Ghosted is a romantic comedy action-adventure movie directed by Dexter and written by Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, Chris McKenna, and Erik Sommers. The film stars Ana de Armas and Chris Evans. After his directorial debut in 2021 with Wild Bill, Dexter received widespread acclaim for his work on Eddie The Eagle, featuring Taron Egerton, Hugh Jackman, and Christopher Walken. He also directed the Oscar-winning biopic Rocketman about Elton John. Flemyng, who acted in Guy’s follow-up success Snatch, transitioned from movies to television after experiencing difficulties with failed projects. In 2004, he revealed that out of 40 feature films he participated in, only 25 made it to the screen and were viewed exclusively by the cast and crew.

Happy days: Lady Victoria Hervey was typically scantily-clad in a racy sheer bodice

Lady Victoria Hervey was seen in a revealing sheer bodice, as she had a good time.

Here come the girls? In a bizarre addition to the guestlist, Love Island stars Coco Lodge and Ellie Spence (right and left) and Too Hot To Handle's Nicole O'Brien (centre) - who were no doubt giddy to be rubbing shoulders with the A-list having come from the depths of reality TV

“Get ready for the ladies!” The guestlist just got a little more interesting with the unexpected appearance of Love Island’s Coco Lodge and Ellie Spence (on the right and left, respectively) and Too Hot To Handle’s Nicole O’Brien (in the center). After rising to fame on reality TV, these ladies were surely thrilled to mingle with some A-listers.”

What are you doing here? This year's Love Island finalists Will Young and Jessie Wynter joined in the fun

Hey, what brings you here? The latest Love Island finalists, Will Young and Jessie Wynter, decided to join in on the excitement.

Stepping out: Dexter was seen heading out of the event

Leaving the scene: Dexter was spotted exiting the venue.

Happy days: Dexter gave a speech at the screening as he unveiled his latest work

Dexter recently unveiled his latest work at a screening and gave a passionate speech about the importance of having one’s art seen. He believes that television is a great platform for filmmakers, as opposed to creating something and then hiding it away. Flemyng, who starred in Lock, Stock And Two Smoking Barrels, has revealed that the stars of the movie are still in touch, and that their success has brought them together like a family. He also praised Dexter, stating that his success is well-deserved because of his exceptional acting skills and ability to make even the worst lines work.

Out and about: Magician Dynamo stepped out of the event

Magician Dynamo made an appearance at the event and was spotted leaving the premises.

Yummy! Jamie was making pasta within her cheese wheel

Mmm, this is delicious! Jamie was preparing pasta inside a wheel of cheese.

Happy days: Max Beesley and Bonnie Langford posed up a storm

It was a joyous occasion as Max Beesley and Bonnie Langford were seen striking poses like pros. The happy days seemed to be shining on them as they exuded positive vibes.

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