Judging by the outpouring of enthusiasm over Twitter, Facebook and ELLEuk.com comments, you’re more than a little excited for the footballer and British hero to grace our special Olympic cover.
Although you’ll have to wait until June to view the actual cover, we’re live-tweeting tonight’s cover shoot through our @ELLEuk account. Refresh this page from 10:00pm GMT to see our on-site editors’ behind-the-scenes snaps.
- There are worse places to shoot a cover #BeckhamElle
- Balmain proving that a man's simple white t can be as covetable as PRADA bags #BeckhamElle
- Booted if not suited #beckhamelle
- We are ON. A shoot that starts ahead of schedule? #BeckhamELLE
- Makeup artist Sarah and stylist Simon working hard at #beckhamelle shoot
- Tasty at #beckhamelle shoot
- Setting the scene #beckhamelle
- Viewing the #beckhamelle shots on the monitor
- Lunch at #beckhamelle. Rocket with capers lemon and Parmesan and filet mignon
- And quinoa with veg. Lunch at #beckhamelle is olympic
- Hair stylist Alain - the man responsible for #beckhamelle new hair. And mighty fine to look at too
- THIS close to David beckham's tattoos #beckhamelle
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