It’s been almost two years since Gal Gadot received backlash for her starry cover John Lennon“Imagine” when COVID-19 first began to spread. The Wonder Woman the star is currently reflecting on the poorly received video and has a different opinion on it.
In a new interview for In styleFebruary number, Gadot discussed the criticisms for the 2020 cover, which featured appearances by Amy Adams, Zoë Kravitz, Natalie Portman, Mark Ruffalo, and several other celebrities.
“The pandemic was in Europe and Israel before it got here [to the U.S.] in the same way,” she said. “I saw where things were going. But [the video] it was too early. It was neither the right time nor the right thing. It has a bad taste. “
While the video is intended to provide comfort and a sense of unity as the world comes to a standstill, critics on social media have suggested the stars may have donated to COVID-19 organizations. or for those affected by the pandemic.
This is not the first time the Israeli actress has referenced the video. At Elle’s 2021 Women in Hollywood gala in October, Gadot jokingly sings a few bars of “Imagine” When stepping on the stage, the audience was met with laughter.
“It just felt right, and I didn’t take myself too seriously,” she said of the appearance. “It’s all pure intentions, but sometimes you don’t hit the mark, right? I feel like I want to get the air out of it, so [event] is an exciting opportunity to do just that. “
https://www.billboard.com/music/music-news/gal-gadot-imagine-cover-poor-taste-1235015581/ Gal Gadot Admits Viral’s Cover of ‘Imagine’ Is ‘In Poor Taste’ – Billboard