Sunday June 19, 2022, Laeticia Hallyday shared a moving message on Instagram on the occasion of Father’s Day. To pay tribute to Johnny Hallyday, the young woman unveiled a snapshot where the singer appears with his three daughters.
A shot that may surprise… During the last years, Laeticia Hallyday and his daughter-in-law, Laura Smethave not been on good terms. On the occasion of Father’s Day, the mother of Jade and Joy shared a snapshot where Johnny Hallyday is surrounded by his three daughters. In the caption, the young woman wrote: “Happy Father’s Day to the best of fathers! We celebrate you every day. I know you are not far away and I will keep you in my heart forever. You are loved, missed more than I could ever say and write. Happy Fathers Day. We love you so much.“For her part, Joy Hallyday shared a photo where she appears alongside the singer and Jade.”Happy Father’s Day“, she wrote in the caption.
In September 2021, in the columns of the Parisian, the company of Jalil Lespert had discussed his relationship with Laura Smet. She said: “I’ve reached out many times, I wish this legacy story would stay in the familythat we talk around a table four years ago, when Johnny left, that we can talk about my husband’s decisions.“Referring to the concert tribute to Johnny Hallyday, held at the AccorHotel Arena, Laeticia Hallyday had revealed:”I invited David to come on stage on Tuesday, I would have loved him to sing Sang pour sang. He was kindly answered by his lawyer that he could not be there because he is on tour. It’s a shame, it will be for next time, but I was honored that he answered me.Finally, she added:I emailed Laura. Unfortunately, she did not answer me, but gave an answer on Instagram. This saddened me greatly.“
Laura Smet: “I wish she would leave me alone”
In July 2020, at the microphone of RTL, Laura Smet had not been kind to the widow of the singer. “Our agreement was not very true for several years, I do not know why. Five or six years before his death, I had to see my father in secret several times. If I didn’t, I had to pretend to be on good terms with Laeticia“, she had let go before adding: “I wish no harm to Laeticia, but I wish that she would leave me alone and that she would stop speaking for me about my relationship with my father.” While only eight years separate them, the actress had slipped: “Laeticia, I met her when I was twelve. I got on well with her. I had a great time with this woman. I had some weird times too. There was a rivalry, I don’t know why either.“