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Gal Gadot Wants to Shut Down the Internet

BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA - FEBRUARY 09: Gal Gadot attends the 2020 Vanity Fair Oscar party hosted by Radhika Jones at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on February 09, 2020 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Daniele Venturelli/WireImage,)

If you were Queen of the internet for a day, what would be your first decree? While you brainstorm your answer, I’ll tell you what our favorite Israeli actress would do.

At the London premiere of Disney’s Ralph Breaks the Internet on Sunday, Gal Gadot, one of the animated film’s stars, answered that very pressing question.

“I would shut [the internet] down,” she told ODE Entertainment, laughing. “Like, we all need a break.” (Shabbat, anyone?)

The Jewish actress voices the character Shank, who is sort of like the mentor to protagonist Vanellope von Schweetz.

“Vanellope’s going through an evolution, a lesson, and Shank is there to guide her through,” Gadot told The Upcoming.“Kind of empowered women empowering women.”

Gadot’s co-star, Sarah Silverman, who voices von Schweetz — otherwise known as the first Jewish Disney Princess — has a different agenda for ruling the Internet.

“I’d fill it with a lot of animal videos and videos of unlikely animal friendships,” the Jewish comedian said.

Now that I can get behind.

Photo by Daniele Venturelli/WireImage/Getty Images

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