CANNES • Play honest, actress Salma Hayek urges male actors, whereas one soccer participant, Real Madrid goalie Keylor Navas, says strolling the pink carpet at Cannes is extra demanding than going through hotshot strikers.
On Sunday, Mexican-American actress Hayek, a vocal campaigner towards sexual harassment within the film business, mentioned male stars ought to get much less pay as a method to even issues up with chronically underpaid ladies.
A day after becoming a member of dozens of different feminine movie-makers, together with Jane Fonda and Cate Blanchett, at an indication on the movie competition in help of the wrestle for ladies’s rights, Hayek instructed a conference: “The actors have to say: ‘Okay, time’s up. I had a great run, however now it is also time to be beneficiant with the actresses within the movies.’
“We all have to be part of the adjustment. That’s one idea. I’m going to be hated for it. I hope I can get a job after this.”
The subject of equality has been a operating theme all through the movie competition, which is the primary to happen since sexual harassment allegations towards some main Hollywood gamers surfaced final yr.
Also on Sunday, Navas mentioned he found displaying a movie about his life in Cannes extra of an ordeal than the upcoming problem within the Champions League remaining.
The film Man Of Faith recounts his rise from humble origins to turn into one in every of Real’s millionaire galacticos. “The Champions League final I know. The red carpet is new… it’s a bit stressful,” he mentioned.
The 31-year-old was a part of the all-conquering Madrid facet that gained the European title in 2016 and final yr, and can face English crew Liverpool in two weeks’ time.
A day after Madrid beat Celta Vigo 6-Zero in Spain, Navas flew to Cannes to advertise the movie, which additionally options Real’s legendary coach Zinedine Zidane taking part in himself and a dressing room scene involving different members of the facet.
Navas mentioned the thought of the movie was to not grandstand him, however to “show people that with faith and God’s help”, you possibly can realise your desires.
AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, REUTERS