Elton John and Michael Caine star in video encouraging Brits to get vaccine
The legendary British singer tries out a Michael Caine impression but fails to impress the casting team — before Caine himself makes a cameo. Both celebrities have already been vaccinated against the coronavirus, the NHS said.
Their appeal for more Brits to get inoculated comes as the UK looks to broaden its rollout. Britain has already vaccinated more than 12 million people with at least one dose, and is now asking people aged 70 and over in England who haven’t been vaccinated to book an appointment.
“I wanted to take part in this film to help show people the benefits of getting vaccinated and how it helps protect ourselves and the people we love,” John said. “So, I hope we can all come together and do our bit in the fight against this wretched disease.”
In the video, the 73-year-old…