Kate Beckinsale: Keanu Reeves Prevented Cannes Wardrobe Malfunction

Kate Beckinsale is the most recent actor to supply up proof that Keanu Reeves is the nicest actor in Hollywood.

The “Underworld” star returned to the Cannes Film Festival this yr, the place she attended the annual amfAR charity gala amongst different occasions, which should’ve had her interested by her first time at Cannes in 1993 for the premiere of Kenneth Branagh’s Shakespeare adaptation “Much Ado About Nothing.” Following this yr’s competition, Beckinsale found a photograph of herself on the 1993 Cannes crimson carpet and revealed that her co-star Keanu Reeves jumped in to assist stop what may’ve been an enormous wardrobe malfunction on her first Cannes carpet.

“I had bought the bodysuit in the Sock Shop at the airport and when I got in the car to drive to the premiere with Denzel and Pauletta Washington, all the poppers in the crotch popped themselves open and it flipped up like a roller blind,” Beckinsale wrote. “I didn’t feel it was appropriate to go delving around in my undercarriage with all of us in the back of the car so I just quietly panicked.”

Beckinsale continued, “I walked out onto the biggest red carpet of my life and whispered to Keanu and Robert Sean Leonard what had happened. In this picture I am holding the front gusset down and the two of them are holding the back gusset. Absolute legends who may not even have fully understood the physics of what was happening or even heard the word ‘gusset’ before but both jumped in to save me no questions asked.”

Reeves continues to have top-of-the-line reputations in Hollywood. The actor not too long ago headlined “John Wick: Chapter 4,” which earned almost $430 million worldwide to grow to be the franchise’s top-grossing entry thus far. The sequel additionally propelled the “John Wick” franchise to cross the billion-dollar mark on the world field workplace.

To thank his four-man stunt workforce for his or her work on the movie, Reeves gifted each a customized Rolex Submariner watch. He additionally created t-shirts that had the variety of occasions his character killed every stunt man over the course of the film.

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