‘Eternals’ stars Angelina Jolie, Salma Hayek, Gemma Chan and Lauren Ridloff and director Chloe Zhao didn’t attend Elle’s Women in Hollywood occasion on Tuesday night time because of attainable publicity to Covid-19.
“Earlier today we were made aware of a possible exposure to Covid-19, and while all of our talent have tested negative, out of an abundance of caution, we are pivoting to virtual appearances rather than in-person events,” a Disney spokesperson informed Variety.
Elle editor-in-chief Nina Garcia made the announcement throughout the occasion, saying that they “were just exposed, so to keep everyone safe those superheroes are now in super isolation.”
It is unclear how the forged members and director could have been uncovered to Covid-19, however they had been all in attendance on the Los Angeles premiere of ‘Eternals’ on Monday night time.
Jolie, Hayek, Chan and Ridloff had been all honoured with an Elle cowl to have fun their roles in ‘Eternals’ and different contributions to movie and tv. Director Zhao was planning to be in attendance on the occasion to current the honour to Jolie.
However, Chan appeared by way of video to simply accept her honour from Jon M. Chu, who stated in his speech: “I’m so honoured to know you – wish you were here.”
“I’m so sorry that I can’t be with you this evening, but I am so proud to be honoured alongside such incredible women: Angelina, Salma and Lauren,” Chan stated in her digital speech.
“All of you I admire greatly, not just for everything they’ve achieved in their careers, but for everything they stand for in life and their advocacy.”
When it got here time for Demi Moore to current Hayek’s honour, Moore learn her acceptance speech aloud to the viewers. Eva Longoria did the identical with Jolie’s remarks.
“I am thinking tonight of all of the women who are bringing us through the pandemic. The scientists, the doctors and nurses, so many others who are showing us what strength and sacrifice are and whose contribution transcends borders,” Jolie wrote in her speech.
“One of the best things about being part of ‘Eternals’ was working with with such a global cast. Women who were born in countries where the struggle for equality and rights is even more challenging than it is here. Women who know that what makes them different is what makes them beautiful, and gives them even more to contribute.”
In their cowl story, the celebrities mentioned what the highly-anticipated movie will supply its viewers.