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world premier: Messages of support came from the likes of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and acting legend Christopher Plummer, according to CTV. You've made history and made a whole country very proud, Trudeau tweeted. Fans were rapt as the 19-year-old from Mississauga, Ont., became the first Canadian to win a Grand Slam title, taking on the prolific Serena Williams at the US Open and coming out victorious. Plummer, meanwhile, was only able to watch the first set before attending the world premier of his film Knives Out at the Toronto International Film Festival. As a Canadian, I would like to say 'Go get her, Bianca! ' Watching the match was also a challenge for organizers and competitors in a local club tournament in Edmonton that was scheduled long ahead of the Andreescu-Williams contest. What's the score he asked as soon as he hit the red carpet. ( As reported in the news.