Tom Hanks and his wife, Rita Wilson, staged a heated discussion at the 2023 Cannes Film Festival, which has given a lot to talk about.
On May 23, the famous 66-year-old actor and his wife attended the premiere of his new movie Asteroid Citywhere, at first, they seemed to be in a very good mood, as they were seen dancing on the red carpet upon arrival at the event.
How was the fight between Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson at the Cannes Film Festival?
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Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson had the world abuzz after footage from the Cannes red carpet surfaced in which it appeared as if the 66-year-old actor, who is known as one of the nicest people in Hollywood, was having a heated argument with a employee on the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival as his wife appeared to step in and try to smooth things over.
On social networks, speculation immediately began about what the problem could be, why the actor was so angry and what could be behind the dramatic images.
As reported by the international press, Hanks’ irritation could have come from a man who was gesturing behind him while posing on the red carpet with his wife.
After the intense discussion, various expressions and gestures, the famous couple continued on the red carpet, as if nothing had happened, to join the rest of the cast of Asteroid Citysmiling as they posed for photos.
Rita Wilson clarifies the situation
Later, due to the virality of the matter, Rita came out to clarify the situation with a story of Instagram, in which he denied that it was a fight, instead, he attributed the disconcerting moment to difficulty communicating due to the noise.
This is called: ‘I don’t hear you’. People are screaming. ‘What did you say; where are we supposed to stop? But that doesn’t sell stories. Nice try. We had a wonderful time. Go see ‘Asteroid City’.
Asteroid City successfully debuts at the 76th Cannes Film Festival
Asteroid City received an eight-minute standing ovation after its debut at the famous film festival. the actor of Forrest Gump stars in this sci-fi romantic comedy-drama directed by Wes Anderson alongside a great cast that includes Scarlett Johansson, Jason Schwartzman, Adrien Brody, Bryan Cranston, Tilda Swinton, Edward Norton, Maya Hawke, Steve Carell and Margot Robbie. Its premiere is scheduled for June 15, 2023 in theaters in the United States and Latin America.