“There Was One Time In Africa Where I Got Kidnapped”, Rebel Wilson Shares Her Ordeal
Australian actor Rebel Melanie Elizabeth Wilson, known for her performance in Pitch Perfect, Bridesmaids, and How To Be Single, shared about her terrifying ordeal on a talk show with Ant Middleton. She revealed that in Africa she was kidnapped at gunpoint and held was held captive overnight by the attackers who possessed big weapons.
The 40-year-old actress opened up that she was with other women on a cattle truck when men possessing big guns told them to get down and took them along to an unfamiliar place.
What You Should Know
- Australian actress Rebel Wilson opened up about her terrible ordeal.
- She revealed about getting kidnapped.
- The kidnapping happened in Africa.
During her discussion with Ant Middleton, Wilson said, “There was one time in Africa where I got kidnapped. It was in rural Mozambique.”
The actress went on to narrate the scene in detail. She described, “They took us to a house in the middle of nowhere. I felt like I was very good in the crisis. I was like a team leader. They sat us down, and I said, ‘Everybody link arms,’ because I was petrified in the night that they might want to take one of the girls or something.”
Who is Rebel Wilson?
Rebel Wilson is an Australian producer, actress, and writer. She is also a comedian. Wilson appeared as Toula in Pizza, an SBS comedy series. She later featured in The Wedge, a sketch comedy series.
In 2012, Wilson appeared in the comedy films Struck by Lightning, What to Expect When You’re Expecting, and Bachelorette, which helped her to carve out her name in the “Top Ten Comics to Watch for 2012” by Variety.
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