Washington [US]: The Toronto Film Festival, on Thursday, halted to commemorate Queen Elizabeth II’s dying just before its forty-seventh version.
As consistent with The Hollywood Reporter, TIFF CEO Cameron Bailey, stated in an announcement at the pageant’s Twitter account “We extend our sincerest condolences to the family and loved ones of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on the day of her passing.” “As we prepare to welcome Canadians and international guests to the festival, we know that many will be deeply affected by her death. We keep her legacy in our memory,” Bailey added.
The first day of the International film festival was pretty much to begin, whole with crimson carpets and Hollywood celebs who got here to attend the pageant.
Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, paid tribute to the demise of Queen Elizabeth II and said that the country would maintain a national day of mourning with the commemorative provider for the British Sovereign.
“On behalf of the Government of Canada, I express our heartfelt condolences to members of the Royal Family during this most difficult time,” Trudeau said in a statement, according to the Hollywood Reporter.
The 47th Toronto International Film Festival started out on September eight and will finest many artistic films for a span of 10 days.
Queen Elizabeth II, died peacefully at Balmoral castle aged ninety-six, the royal circle of relatives stated in a declaration. The UK’s longest-reigning monarch become located below medical supervision earlier on Thursday after her situation deteriorated.
Buckingham Palace issued a statement whilst regarding the Prince of Wales, Charles as the King.
“The death of my beloved Mother, Her Majesty The Queen, is a moment of the greatest sadness for me and all members of my family. We mourn profoundly the passing of a cherished Sovereign and a much loved Mother. I know her loss will be deeply felt throughout the country, the Realms and the Commonwealth, and by countless people around the world,” the statement said.