Sean Penn in Ukraine to make documentary on Russian attack
Aljazeera says American actor and director Sean Penn is in Kyiv, making a documentary about Russia’s attack, says the Ukrainian president’s office.
The double Oscar winner was photographed attending a government press conference in Kyiv, and could be seen meeting with Volodymyr Zelenskyy in a video posted to the Ukrainian president’s official Instagram account.
“The director came to Kyiv specifically to record all the events taking place in Ukraine and as a documentary filmmaker to tell the world the truth about Russia’s invasion of our country,” said a post in Ukrainian on the presidential office’s Facebook page on Thursday.
“Today, Sean Penn is among those who support Ukraine while being in Ukraine. Our country is grateful to him for such a display of courage and honesty,” said the post.
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