TV Special | | Sport
The world's best all-round sporting event returns in 2012, this time in London, and England's capital has a lot in store.
The costumes of cast members who were standing under the pyrotechnic rings were made fire-proof, as the embers rained down on them so heavily. However, some of the embers started to burn through the costumes despite precautions. The cast were told via their earphones by stage-managers to remain still and shake off the embers only after the rings had been extinguished, as flinching would have ruined the scene's stillness and moment of reflection.