Natalie Portman, U2 cancel events in Paris
NEW YORK – The Foo Fighters, Natalie Portman, U2 and other entertainers have canceled events in Paris following deadly terrorist attacks in the city.
The Foo Fighters canceled the remaining dates of their European tour, including a planned show in Paris on Monday. Film distributor Mars said Saturday it had canceled promotional appearances for the film “Jane Got a Gun” starring Portman.
The Oscar-winning actress was scheduled to appear at the film’s premiere and junket interviews on Monday in Paris. “Because of the events (Friday) night, we are canceling TV appearances, junket and preview appearances with Natalie Portman Nov. 15-16,” the film distributor said in a statement Saturday.
A Sunday photo call for the film “Bridge of Spies” – where Steven Spielberg, Mark Rylance and Amy Ryan were scheduled to appear – was canceled by the film’s distributor, Twentieth Century Fox.