Future generations' safety worries Michael Douglas - The New Indian Express

Future generations' safety worries Michael Douglas

Published: 12th November 2013 04:19 PM

Last Updated: 12th November 2013 04:19 PM

Actor Michael Douglas supports nuclear disarmament and urges countries with nuclear power to save the planet.

"My father had a bomb shelter in the back of his yard in California. The nightmarish quality of nuclear weapons has haunted me ever since. I see no reason why our children should bear the same burden," Douglas said in a statement. 

"The issue of taking care of this by 2020 is so important, we're racing against time. You can't keep this genie in the bottle forever," the 69-year-old added.

Douglas will soon be seen in a new comedy film "Last Vegas" with actors like Robert De Niro, Morgan Freeman and Kevin Kline.

"Last Vegas" hits Indian theatres Nov 22.

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