Greg Wise and Emma Thompson's daughter Gaia, 21, wows in a scarlet lace dress as she joins her father at Cirque Du Soleil show

Greg Wise and daughter Gai hit the red carpet for the premiere of Cirque Du Soleil's Luzia at the Royal Albert Hall in London on Thursday.

The father-daughter duo seemed in good spirits as they beamed broadly for snaps.   

Gai, 21, whose mother is Emma Thompson, looked incredible in a red crochet dress which she styled with matching platform heels. 

Delightful duo: Gai Wise and dad Greg hit the red carpet for the premiere of Cirque Du Soleil's Luzia at the Royal Albert Hall in London on Thursday
Smart: Greg looked dapper in a multi-coloured shirt which he paired with jeans and brown leather shoes

Delightful duo: Greg Wise and daughter Gai hit the red carpet for the premiere of Cirque Du Soleil's Luzia at the Royal Albert Hall in London on Thursday 

Gaia looked effortlessly chic as she paired her stunning gown with a longline black coat. 

She completed her ensemble with black tights and she accessorised with a pearl necklace and drop earrings.   

Greg looked dapper in a multi-coloured shirt which he paired with jeans and brown leather shoes. 

He beamed as he posed up a storm on the red carpet before the theatre show. 

Style: The 21-year-old looked incredible in a red crochet dress which she styled with matching platform heels

Style: The 21-year-old looked incredible in a red crochet dress which she styled with matching platform heels

Work it! Gaia looked effortlessly chic as she paired her stunning gown with a longline black coat
Wow: She completed her ensemble with black tights and she accessorised with a pearl necklace and drop earrings

Work it! Gaia looked effortlessly chic as she paired her stunning gown with a longline black coat and a pearl necklace 

Gaia is campaigning for improved services to tackle eating disorders - after detailing her own three-year battle with anorexia.

The aspiring actress developed anorexia aged 16 which left her so thin she was unable to even sit on a chair without it being painful. She was later admitted to rehab in 2017.

Gaia, who has joined forces with psychotherapist Noel McDermott who runs mental health services in the independent sector, gave advice to those battling eating disorders, based on her own experience in recovery.

She said: 'Forgiveness is key. Being kind to yourself is key. There is no such thing as a perfect recovery & if you slip it is important to be compassionate.  

'And it is important to be honest to the people around you and not feel shame. Never feel shame about your recovery. You are doing it perfectly for you. So, remember that. And enjoy it!'   

Psychotherapist Noel added: 'Great advice from Gaia, as bringing the pleasure of the festive season is what we want for those recovering from ED, not simply reduction in their symptoms’.

Pose: Greg sported a quirky oversized scarf as he hit the red carpet during a freezing evening

Pose: Greg sported a quirky oversized scarf as he hit the red carpet during a freezing evening

Gaia has previously credited her parents for saving her life by staging an emergency intervention.  

She spoke out about her illness for the first time with The Sun on Sunday, saying 'Anorexia makes you really good at gaslighting people, making it sound like they're insane. My ­parents would say, 'Gaia, we heard you working out at 3am.' And I'd say, 'No you didn't, it was just the house moving. I was asleep.''

Gaia spoke of how Greg, Emma, 62, her family, including brother Tindy, 35, and best friend gathered together for an intervention, with Gaia agreeing to a three-month rehab stint after Greg said: 'I don't know where my child is any more.'

Adding that it was a 'kick in the teeth' she added: 'I had to listen to the ­people I loved most in the world who, at the time, I'd really forgotten about, tell me what I was doing.'

Looking good: He beamed as he posed up a storm on the red carpet before the theatre show

Looking good: He beamed as he posed up a storm on the red carpet before the theatre show

She said: 'That's when I said I'd go to rehab. I went on December 29, 2017, and stayed for three months. Since then I've had a lot of ­therapy — and I'll always be grateful for that, because it saved my life.'  

Anorexia is a serious mental illness where a person restricts their food intake, which often causes them to be severely underweight. Many also exercise excessively.

Some sufferers may experience periods of bingeing, followed by purging. Sufferers often have a distorted view of themselves and think they are larger than they really are.

Family first: Gaia is pictured with parents Greg and Emma in 2019 - and has credited them with saving her life by staging an emergency intervention

Family first: Gaia is pictured with parents Greg and Emma in 2019 - and has credited them with saving her life by staging an emergency intervention

Gaia believes the anorexia was brought on when her aunt Clare, Greg's sister, was diagnosed with breast cancer and then later moved in with their family.

She said: 'I wanted to not be a problem, to be in control as everything else was ­falling apart. I was so focused on being thin I didn't have time to think of anything else. It drowned out everything I couldn't deal with.'

Greg cared for Clare before she died in 2016, aged 51.

Speaking on her time in rehab, she said that she was allowed to be angry in the therapy but that she was still exercising, which she compared to being an alcoholic having a drink.

Road to recovery: Gaia's family supported her with her eating disorder and she has now been in recovery for three years (pictured together above with brother Tindyebwa)

Road to recovery: Gaia's family supported her with her eating disorder and she has now been in recovery for three years (pictured together above with brother Tindyebwa)

Gaia went onto detail that as she battled the illness, she became covered in downy hair to keep her warm because she was that thin - which led to her mother, Emma called her her 'little mole'.

She also detailed how she would resort to lying and hiding food in her clothes, before scattering it in the garden, to hide her battle with the eating disorder.

Gaia also underwent family therapy sessions with her loved ones which involved 'a lot of screaming and crying' but credits the sessions for being the reason she 'still has a relationship with her family.'

She has now been in recovery for almost two years.

Healing: Gaia is campaigning for improved services to tackle eating disorders - after detailing her own three-year battle with anorexia (pictured in April right and during her anorexia battle left)

Healing: Gaia is campaigning for improved services to tackle eating disorders - after detailing her own three-year battle with anorexia (pictured in April right and during her anorexia battle left)

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Greg Wise and Emma Thompson's daughter Gaia, 21, joins her father at Cirque Du Soleil show

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