Léa Seydoux as she appears in Wes Anderson’s The French Dispatch in the official Competition of the Cannes Film Festival Photo: Unifrance
Covid casualty Léa Seydoux plays a TV news anchor in Bruno Dumont’s France Photo: Unifrance
Her publicist has confirmed that she is asymptomatic and isolating at home in Paris. She hopes that negative tests on consecutive days could still allow her to put in an appearance at the Festival which continues until 17 July. Seydoux has been fully vaccinated.
She has been working on the production of a new film and during the shoot she is believed to have contracted Covid.