Actress Jessica Chastain meets Ukrainian President in Kyiv amid Russian invasion
Last update: August 08, 2022, 10:38 PM IST
Actress Jessica Chastain met Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in kyiv amid the ongoing Russian invasion.
Zelensky, 44, a former actor and comedian, posted a photo on his official Telegram account on Sunday showing him and the actress at the presidential palace, nypost.com reports.
“American actress Jessica Chastain is in Ukraine today. For us, such visits from famous people are extremely valuable,” Zelensky wrote.
“Through this, the world will hear, know and understand even more of the truth about what is happening in our country,” the message said.
Chastain, 45, also visited Okhmatdyt Children’s Hospital, Ukrinform reported.
Footage showed the actress dressed in black, with her red hair pulled back into a loose ponytail, smiling while posing with Zelensky in front of a Ukrainian flag.
According to nypost, another photo showed Chastain looking concerned as he sat next to Zelensky at a table during what appeared to be an intense conversation.
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