Huma Qureshi joins Cannes red carpet contingent from India
Bollywood actor Huma Qureshi is going to walk the red carpet at Cannes Film Festival and she says she is proud to be part of the festival. “I’m very proud to be part of the celebration of cinema at a global platform like the Cannes Film Festival 2018. Grey Goose is a brand that represents both excellence and the desire for perfection. It gives me great pleasure to accompany Grey Goose as it toasts the iconic films of this year”” the actress said in a statement.
The brand will be hosting some of the finest stars of the Indian film and media industry namely Kangana Ranaut, Jim Sarbh along with Huma in the French Riviera. The Bollywood celebrities will be part of 40 prominent influencers from across the globe.
Other Indian actors who will be seen at the Cannes red carpet include Deepika Padukone, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Sonam Kapoor. The three have represented cosmetics giant L’Oreal for 16 years and seven years, respectively.
Indian films which are going to Cannes Film Festival include Nandita Das’ Manto, starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Rasika Duggal. The biopic on writer Saadat Hasan Manto will compete in the Un Certain Regard segment of the festival. Nakkash, featuring Inaamulhaq, will also be part of the film gala while Sir, starring Tillotama Shome, will be screened at sidebar Cannes Critics’ Week.