The 2021 Cannes Movie Competition is a irritating one for Jodie Turner-Smith, who claims she spent her Sunday morning submitting a police report after her jewellery was stolen.
Turner-Smith — who attended the pageant for the premiere of her newest movie, “After Yang” — tweeted Sunday, “didn’t suppose i’d be spending 2.5 hours within the police station on my last day in cannes, however right here we’re…”
The 34-year-old star’s publicist confirmed to Variety that her shopper was, certainly, on the station to file a report with the Cannes Police Division.
A neighborhood supply claims the lacking items are price, “a number of tens of hundreds of euros” and mentioned Turner-Smith was staying at a Marriott whereas on the town, although that has not been confirmed.
Native publication Nice-Matin provides that there was no pressured entry of the resort room’s door, which is opened utilizing a key card. An investigation is underway.
Turner-Smith additionally discovered time Sunday to attend the pageant’s Kering’s Girls in Movement speak, the place she mentioned the scarcity of alternatives and afforded to girls and other people of colour within the movie business.
“I wish to make my life about not solely working with unbelievable administrators, however working with girls, working with girls of colour, utilizing the alternatives that I’ve to provide alternatives to individuals the place the business is being gate-kept to them or [who] are usually not being given the extent of respect they deserve when they’re extraordinarily gifted,” said the “Queen & Slim” star.
“Individuals use the excuse, ‘Properly, there aren’t that many feminine administrators.’ The fact is there are very many gifted feminine administrators however, once more, while you don’t have the chance and also you’re not given the chance, then that door isn’t opened for you and so then it’s like, instantly, ‘Oh the place are they?’ However they haven’t been allowed in.”