Salma Hayek told a fairly innocuous and very elusive story about her pet rescue owl, Kering, who wreaked all kinds of animal-related havoc on “The Ellen Show” this week.
His feathered companion made quite an impression on the talk show host, who was taken aback by Hayek’s tales of the animal perching on his head and biting its feet in the middle of the night. You know, typical old school owl stuff!
But an anecdote about the animal regurgitating a hairball on a famous friend, whom Hayek later identified as Harry Styles, has some fans wondering why exactly the two stars were at her house together in the first place.
“Once there was a very important celebrity – I won’t say his name – and he was really excited about the owl and hoped the owl would fall on his head because it was on me,” Hayek revealed. .
Styles apparently expressed the need to have “an owl in my life” before letting the creature sit on her glorious and much-loved hair.
“The minute he least expected it he came on his head but then he did the thing and this thing came out, that rat hairball was on his head,” she explained. “He was fine, he was pretty cool. He didn’t scream.
Hayek reiterated that Styles was “super cool” about the incident, adding that she hopes she is “not in trouble” for mentioning Styles by name.
Given Hayek’s upcoming role in the highly anticipated Marvel blockbuster “Eternals,” fans were immediately on high alert when she mentioned her connection to the former One Direction singer.
For months, rumors circulated that Styles would make an appearance in Chloe Zhao’s tentpole as Starfox, the brother of swift warlord Thanos, who has been the ultimate big villain for the Marvel movies until. “Avengers: Endgame”. The fans even have mock up designs for Styles in costume as a character, who is a member of the immortal alien race at the center of “Eternals” and later teams up with the Avengers, according to comic book canon.
Last September, journalist Kris Tapley fueled suspicion by wrote in a tweet deleted since that Styles would indeed appear in a “Marvel movie that nobody knows he is in.” Internet sleuths also noticed that the “Watermelon Sugar” frontman had followed a number of “Eternals” cast members, including Gemma Chan and Richard Madden, on Instagram, further confirming in the minds of some people that ‘a secret cameo was in the works.
After Hayek’s interview, fans took breadcrumbs and used it on social media, with one person on YouTube writing, “HARRY IS BASICALLY CONFIRMED IN THE ETERNALS.”
The top-secret studio has of course remained silent amid speculation, as the upcoming film is shrouded in mystery except for what we saw in the first trailer, which arrived last month and beat all kinds of records.
“Eternals,” set to open in theaters on November 5, would be the latest in a series of high-profile acting concerts for Styles. After finishing production on his new girlfriend Olivia Wilde’s film “Don’t Worry Darling”, he is currently filming the upcoming romantic drama “My Policeman” alongside “The Crown” star Emma Corrin.
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