London Premiere Of ‘The Mummy’ Canceled After Manchester Attack
A day after Warner Bros. announced the cancellation of the U.K. premiere of “Wonder Woman,” Universal Pictures has canceled its London premiere for “The Mummy.” (RELATED: Terrorist Shuts Down Event Celebrating Feminist Icon)
“All of us at Universal have been devastated by the terror attack in Manchester and continue to stand with the community and country as it recovers,” Universal told Page Six on Thursday. “Out of respect to those affected by this tragedy we have decided not to move forward with the London premiere for ‘The Mummy’ scheduled to take place next week.”
The terrorist attack at an Ariana Grande concert Monday night claimed the lives of 22 people. (RELATED: British Music Festival To Go On Despite Manchester Terrorist Attack)
Other events, like BBC 1’s Big Weekend music festival, have announced they will carry on with a heightened emphasis on security.