Cold Pursuit Red Carpet Canceled After Liam Neeson’s Racist Comments
The Cold Pursuit Will Not Receive Red Carpet Treatment During Its Premiere at AMC Loews Lincoln Square in New York later this week. Some members of the cast and crew are present, but none of them will be involved from outside to answer questions on the recent comments of star Liam Neeson, in which he confessed to having already wanted to kill someone. # 39; a. Black bastard after learning that a good friend had been raped.
Liam Neeson made his shocking revelation in a recent interview to promote revenge that fueled black comedy . And his words were the discussion of a lot of debate. It is clear that Liam Neeson has a lot of fans who want to stand by his side, many claiming that his comments were not really "racist" and that he admitted that his thoughts were wrong and that he was not sure. he was now a changed man. However, he stated that after learning of his friend's assault, he asked what race was the author and after learning that the individual was black, he had sought to kill the first dark-skinned individual who would have caused him problems on his way. It certainly sounds racist. But some argue that they disagree. Here's his own words about the racist murder that he's almost committed.
"[I] traveled through areas with a cosh (a blackjack-type club), hoping that someone would come in. I'm ashamed to say it, and I I did it for maybe a week, hoping that That bastard "was coming out of a pub to throw me something, you know? For me to be able to kill him. "
The cancellation of the red carpet comes just a day after Liam Neeson made his comments to the Independent. The controversy and the backlash on his comments 'have only grown over the last 24 hours.At earlier in the day, the actor continued Good Morning America to further discuss his comments.He boldly declared:' I I'm not a racist ", later explaining that he had felt a" primary need to take it alive "after hearing that his dear friend had been sexually assaulted.
" I deliberately went black. It shocked me and it hurt me … I looked for help, I went to see a priest. Fortunately, no violence has occurred.
Neeson went on to say that if his friend had described his attacker as being white, or of any other nationality or race, he would have gone in search of a person matching that description, who is still considered racist to target a specific group of people.Despite the controversy, Cold Pursuit still has to open Friday, touring the entire country. History follows a snowplow driver who is taking revenge on his dead son, who is said to be a violent but very amusing film, described as the next Fargo . of Deadline.