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Catherine Zeta-Jones Scraps Broadway Performance After Falling Ill

May 21, 2010 (2:44 am) GMT
The 40-year-old beauty has sparked speculation that she joins his actor husband at the Cannes Film Festival following the 'A Little Night Music' last-minute cancellation.

was forced to cancel two performances of her Broadway show "A Little Night Music" earlier this week after falling ill. The actress is currently starring on the New York stage in the musical, but she scrapped both a matinee and evening show on Wednesday, May 19.

The last-minute cancellation sparked rumors she was flying to join husband at the Cannes Film Festival in France, but Zeta-Jones' representative slammed the claims, insisting she was sick. The spokesperson tells New York Post's gossip column PageSix, "She wasn't able to go to Cannes due to her commitment to performing eight shows a week."

Zeta-Jones is hoping to return to the stage to resume her role on Thursday, May 20. In the Broadway play, which is based on Hugh Wheeler's book, the 40-year-old Welsh beauty stars alongside Angela Lansbury.

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