A massive explosion was witnessed in Central Beirut killing at least 73 people and injuring thousands of others. The blast near Beirut’s port sent up a huge mushroom cloud-shaped shockwave, flipping cars and damaging distant buildings. Its terrifying videos are currently all over the internet and honestly, it was a very scary sight. Beirut officials are still investigating the cause behind this explosion whose severity registered as a 3.3 magnitude earthquake in the city. “People are asking the emergency department about their loved ones and it is difficult to search at night because there is no electricity. We are facing a real catastrophe and need time to assess the extent of damages,” said Lebanon Prime Minister, Hassan Diab in his interaction. Beirut Blasts: PM Narendra Modi ‘Shocked And Saddened’ by Explosions That Killed Over 70 in Lebanese Capital.
While the Beirut officials are currently helping to clean the wreckage, identifying their other losses, Bollywood celebs meanwhile are reacting to this recent tragedy. Actors like Priyanka Chopra, Bhumi Pednekar, Hina Khan, Mouni Roy, Farhan Akhtar and others have tweeted their reactions to Beirut’s current condition and terrifying videos of its recent blast. Check them out. Lebanon Blast Caught on Camera: Terrifying Videos and Images of Explosion at Beirut Port Shared.
— PRIYANKA (@priyankachopra) August 4, 2020
This sent a shiver down my spine. So devastating.Our condolences are with the people of #Beirut.We are praying for you 🙏
2020 can’t imagine it getting any worse. https://t.co/hO8g5NYAXZ
— bhumi pednekar (@bhumipednekar) August 5, 2020
This visual is unimaginable. I don’t know how are people coping up with such a menacing blast while going through so much already as country.
Please let’s pray together🙏 https://t.co/JgiuEzhVnU
— Hina Khan (@eyehinakhan) August 4, 2020
What just happened in Lebanon???????????
— Mouni Roy (@Roymouni) August 4, 2020
— Swara Bhasker (@ReallySwara) August 4, 2020
Scary visuals from #Beirut … what’s going on … praying for everyone there 🙏
— Neha Dhupia (@NehaDhupia) August 4, 2020
When your mind does not want to believe what your eyes have just seen. #Beirut and it’s people in my thoughts .. 💔
— Farhan Akhtar (@FarOutAkhtar) August 4, 2020
Lebanon is already fighting its economic battle and the recent explosion has severely damaged any remaining hope. From tackling unemployment to poverty rates soaring beyond 50%, Lebanon was amidst an economical disaster when this recent blast triggered a situation that may take years to cope up. Here’s sending all the love and prayers for them to help sail through.
(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Aug 05, 2020 09:49 AM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website latestly.com).
Star Wars, Hunger Games, The Big Bang Theory – Brie Larson Reveals 8 Major Projects She Auditioned For But Didn’t Get (Watch Video)
Brie Larson may be a famous actor today known for her performances in films such as Room and Captain Marvel but the actress has been through her share of tough phases and lost out on some really amazing films. Considering the Academy Award-winning actress’ acting talents, it almost seems impossible that Larson may have faced rejections in Hollywood but much to our surprise, it is true. The actress recently started her own YouTube channel and has been posting sme amazing stuff. In her latest video, Brie spoke about failure and rejections as an actor. Brie Larson’s Captain Marvel To Fight Tom Holland’s Spider-man In Upcoming Sequel?
If you have watched certain films and wondered what they would be like had Brie Larson been cast in them, well you’ll be delighted to know, the actress did audition for quite a bit of them. In her latest video, Brie Larson revealed some of the biggest projects that she auditioned for but lost out getting cast in them due to whatever reasons. Not only films, but the actress also reveals a few famous TV series that she auditioned for. Here’s a list of projects that could have starred Brie Larson but unfortunately didn’t! Captain Marvel 2 Hires Nia DaCosta as Director, Ryan Fleck Congratulates.
1. Hunger Games
Hunger Games (Photo Credits: Movie Still)
2. Terminator Genisys
Terminator Genisys (Photo Credits: Twitter)
3. Star Wars
Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker (Photo Credits: Twitter)
4. The Big Bang Theory
TBBT (Photo Credits: Instagram)
5. Gossip Girl
Gossip Girl (Photo Credits: Instagram)
Tomorrowland (Photo Credits: Twitter)
7. Spy Kid (As a child actor)
Spy Kids(Photo Credits: Twitter)
8. Hearts In Atlantis (As a child actor)
Hearts in Atlantis (Photo Credits: Twitter)
Check Out Brie Larson’s YouTube Video Here:
We bet you’re surprised to find out how Brie Larson lost out on these amazing roles, knowing that she could have totally killed it. The last time we saw her on Jimmy Fallon’s show playing the lightsabre game was when we hoped to see her in the Star Wars series, wouldn’t she have truly rocked as a Jedi? Well, there’s always another time. It’s amazing how Larson has opened up about these big rejections and showed her fans acting isn’t really an easy job.
(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Aug 15, 2020 03:06 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website latestly.com).