Pierre Niney : his moving tribute to the firefighters who died in the explosion in Paris

Pierre Niney : son émouvant hommage aux pompiers décédés dans l'explosion à Paris

The actor Pierre Niney has made a glowing tribute to the two firefighters who died Saturday in Paris, in the explosion of a bakery.

On Saturday morning, a terrible tragedy has awakened Paris. In the 9th arrondissement of the capital, an explosion took place in a bakery, following a gas leak. Four people were killed, including two firefighters, Simon Cartannaz (28 years old) and Nathaniel Josselin (27 years old). A sad event that has touched many French. Among them, the actor Pierre Niney, who recently portrayed a firefighter in the film to Save it or perish. Remember that the title of the film is borrowed from the motto of the firefighters of Paris.

Shortly after the explosion, Pierre Niney has published on his Twitter account the photo of a firefighter helping an elderly woman with the following comment : “Thoughts to the victims and the two fire fighters from the Brigade Of Firemen Of Paris have succumbed. Putting all the days of their mission, and their duty above their own lives.” A moving tribute from the comedian, who has been training very physical to embody the firefighter to Save or perish. Pierre Niney is not the only actor to be taken of the social networks to express his emotion in front of the tragedy. Omar Sy, and Mathieu Kassovitz also have been held to pay tribute to the victims. The firemen of Paris have launched a prize to support the families of two firefighters. On Monday morning, it already amounted to 200,000 euros.