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From movies to TV: The most spectacular yachts on film

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Thumper

Patsy and Eddy's luxury hideout

Superyachts and Hollywood go hand in hand, with dozens of luxury yachts attending the Cannes Film Festival every year, but only a select few have been immortalised on the silver screen.

One of the most recent examples is the 40 metre Sunseeker yacht Thumper, which stars in Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie. In the film, Edina (Jennifer Saunders) and Patsy (Joanna Lumley) flee to the South of France after a fatal accident involving British supermodel Kate Moss.

Watch the trailer for Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie

The yacht serves as a luxury hideout for the scandalous pair, and Saunders told The Daily Telegraph that filming on board was a delightful experience: “This is the life! This afternoon’s filming takes place on Thumper, a Sunseeker yacht so big that I can’t actually fit it on to the screen of my iPad to take a picture,” she added.

Currently listed for sale, Thumper recently received a significant price cut.

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