The 33-year-old actress and model Gal Gadot politely declined the offer of the Israeli Public Broadcasting that was made the day before to become the leading "Eurovision Song Contest 2019" in Jerusalem.
Recall, this year at the show, the champion was Israeli Netta Barzilay. According to the rules of the competition, the following "Eurovision" must take the country-winner.
According to the i24news channel, the actress argued her refusal by having an excessively tight working schedule, and some of the previously concluded contracts may prevent her from leading it. Although, of course, there are circumstances otherwise, I would be happy to help.
Famous showman Yigal Ravid, who led "Eurovision" in Israel ten years ago, in 1999 – after the victory of transsexual Dana International, immediately publicly appealed to Gadot with a call to change his mind, promising "brilliant show", which is sure to please everyone. And, in addition, will glorify the country.
Whether the actress responded to the ardent call is still unknown.
What is noteworthy, in the song Barzilai Toy, which brought Israel first place, there is a line dedicated to the Wonder Woman – the most famous role of Gadot.
Gal Gadot was born in Rosh-ha-Ain. In 2004 she won the contest "Miss Israel", after which she represented her country at the contest "Miss Universe" in Ecuador. Worked in advertising.
In the movie debuted in 2007 – in the television series "Pupae" (Bubot). The following year she appeared in "Fast and Furious 4", followed – in two continuations, the fifth and sixth parts. In 2013, was approved for the role of the Miracle Woman in the film Snyder "Batman vs. Superman". After signing a contract for the performance of the same role in the "Justice League" and "salt" superheroines. To which the unnamed sequel has been announced so far – with the premiere for the next year.
Earlier we wrote that actress Natalie Portman tore up the delivery "Jewish Nobel" – for political reasons.
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