Cannes Film Festival highlights: Aishwarya Rai makes a glam statement in bold black-silver look
Cannes Film Festival highlights: Aishwarya Rai, Urvashi Rautela, Mrunal Thakur, Sara Ali Khan and Vijay Varma made an impression on Day 3.
The Cannes Film Festival is underway at the beautiful French Riviera for its 76th edition. In attendance this year from India are Aishwarya Rai, Sara Ali Khan, Manushi Chillar, Urvashi Rautela, Vijay Varma and many others. Check out all the details about stars walking the red carpet, posing for paparazzi or championing their films at the fest:
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- May 19, 2023 07:23 AM IST
Aishwarya having her moment on the red carpet
Here is another closer look at Aishwarya Rai in the silver gown.
- May 18, 2023 10:15 PM IST
Aishwarya Rai makes a stunning entry as she walks the red carpet
Aishwarya Rai made a stunning appearance at Cannes.
- May 18, 2023 09:55 PM IST
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan makes a dramatic entry on Cannes red carpet
Aishwarya Rai at Cannes Film Festival 2023.
- May 18, 2023 09:35 PM IST
Michael Douglas at Cannes: Basic Instinct seemed scandalous in 1992
Michael Douglas was presented with an honorary Palme d'Or for career achievement at the opening ceremony on May 16. Check out what he said here
- May 18, 2023 09:19 PM IST
Harrison Ford and Waller-Bridge attend the Indiana Jones Dial of the Destiny Screening
- May 18, 2023 08:08 PM IST
Madhur Bhandarkar meets Michael Douglas at Cannes
Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar met American veteran actor Michael Douglas and called it a 'fan moment.
- May 18, 2023 08:05 PM IST
Aishwarya Rai opted for a Valentino dress
Aishwarya Rai looks stunning in a green shimmery outfit from the designer Valentino.
- May 18, 2023 07:50 PM IST
Mrunal Thakur at Cannes Day 2
Actor Mrunal Thakur took to Instagram and shared photos from her Day 2 at Cannes Film Festival 2023.
- May 18, 2023 07:47 PM IST
Manushi Chhillar pens a note after her Cannes debut
Actor Manushi Chhillar thanked her team, designers and others after attending Cannes Film Festival 2023.
- May 18, 2023 07:12 PM IST
Aishwarya Rai's first look from Cannes 2023
Aishwarya Rai finally made her first appearance at the Cannes Film Festival 2023. Check out more
- May 18, 2023 05:42 PM IST
Actor Abhilash Thapliyal to make his Cannes debut
Actor Abhilash Thapliyal is all set to make his Cannes debut. The actor will be present with the cast of his next film Kennedy, which will be screened in the Midnight Screenings’ Section of the festival. Kennedy is directed by Anurag Kashyap, and stars Sunny Leone and Rahul Bhat.
- May 18, 2023 05:10 PM IST
Hollywood star Michael Douglas joins the India Pavilion at Cannes
Hollywood star Michael Douglas, who received the Honorary Palme d'Or at Cannes this year, joined the India Pavilion held at the festival.
- May 18, 2023 04:51 PM IST
Guneet Monga shares pic with Sara Ali Khan, Vijay Varma
Guneet Monga took to her Instagram to share a picture at the Indian Pavilion Inauguration at Cannes Film Festival 2023, where she posed alongside actors Sara Ali Khan and Vijay Varma.
In her Instagram post, Guneet wrote, "Honoured to be a part of the Indian Pavilion Inauguration at Cannes Film Festival 2023 with Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Dr.L.Murugan, Khushbu Sundar, Sara Ali Khan, Madhur Bhandarkar and Vijay Varma.
Truly resonated with Dr.Murugan when he rightly said, “India is well placed to become the world’s leading content creator”.
Excited for the future of what our blooming Creative Economy brings!"
- May 18, 2023 04:32 PM IST
Steve McQueen's 4-hour long documentary Occupied City divides Cannes
Oscar-winning filmmaker Steve McQueen's highly anticipated documentary Occupied City premiered at Cannes to polarizing views. Critics were either moved or less taken by the 4-hour long documentary about Amsterdam under Nazi occupation during World War II.
Filmed during the Covid lockdown, Occupied City is compiled through present day chronicles about the horrors of the past, without a single shot of archival footage. AFP reports that more than two dozen audience members left before the 15-minute intermission, with others not returning for the second half.
- May 18, 2023 03:56 PM IST
Sara Ali Khan shares pics
Sara Ali Khan shared a bunch of pictures from her first day at Cannes. She wore a black and golden dress and carried a heart-shaped bag.
- May 18, 2023 03:21 PM IST
Sara's look reminds fans of Sharmila
Actor Sara Ali Khan wore a white Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla-designed saree during her Cannes Film Festival appearance. While her choice of outfit for the red carpet became a topic of discussion and the internet was flooded with comments after she opted to wear a lehenga, admirers praised her white saree once she uploaded the photos on Instagram.
In order to demonstrate the similarity between Sara Ali Khan and Sharmila Tagore, Saba Ali Khan Pataudi paired a snapshot of Sara alongside a picture of Sharmila Tagore in which her exquisite bun is plainly evident.
- May 18, 2023 02:52 PM IST
Esha Gupta says someone got a tattoo of her name
In an interview with Brut, Esha Gupta said that she met a fan in Cannes who had got a tattoo of her name.
- May 18, 2023 02:14 PM IST
Mrunal Thakur shows her new look
Mrunal Thakur showed pictures of her look from day 3 at Cannes Film Festival. She wore a silver-lavender saree with a long pallu.
- May 18, 2023 01:46 PM IST
Cannes 2023: Indiana Jones premiere today
Indiana Jones and Harrison Ford will swing into Cannes on Thursday for the world premiere of Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny in one of the most anticipated events of the French Riviera festival.
Ford, who has said Dial of Destiny will be his last performance as the character, is also set to receive an honorary Palme d'Or from the Cannes Film Festival. Last year, Cannes feted Top Gun Maverick and Tom Cruise in a similar manner.
- May 18, 2023 01:28 PM IST
Vijay Varma shares pics from Cannes
Vijay Varma took to Instagram to share his photos from the film festival. “It good to be back here @festivaldecannes Thank u @nfdcindia @ficci_india and @mib_india for making me part of the Indian delegation at Cannes Styling @vrindaanarang Wearing @ggpanther @gauravguptaofficial,” he wrote.
- May 18, 2023 12:40 PM IST
Urvashi Rautela or Aishwarya Rai?
French paparazzi made a good up on Wednesday night as they addressed Urvashi Rautela at Aishwarya Rai on the red carpet. The actor smiled through it and even turned around on being called Aishwarya.
- May 18, 2023 12:11 PM IST
Cannes 2023: Amy Jackson attends screening
Amy Jackson arrived for the screening of Monster in a black gown with thigh-high slit.
- May 18, 2023 12:08 PM IST
Guneet Monga attends Cannes red carpet in golden sari
Guneet Monga attended the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival in a golden sari. The producer took to her Instagram to express her gratitude in the caption. Read full story here.
- May 18, 2023 11:56 AM IST
All appearances so far
Sara Ali Khan, Vijay Varma and Urvashi Rautela to Manushi Chhillar, Esha Gupta and Mrunal Thakur, here are the Indian celebs, who have descended at Cannes 2023. See pics here.
- May 18, 2023 10:53 AM IST
Johnny Depp talks about Hollywood boycott
Arriving late to the Jeanne du Barry press conference, the actor responded to a question posed by a journalist. He said, "Did I feel boycotted by Hollywood? You’d have to not have a pulse to feel like, ‘No. None of this is happening. It’s a weird joke.' When you’re asked to resign from a film you’re doing because of something that is merely a function of vowels and consonants floating in the air, yes, you feel boycotted." Read full story here.
- May 18, 2023 10:52 AM IST
Rose attends screening at Cannes
Blackpink member Rose was spotted in a flowy black dress at the event.
- May 18, 2023 09:54 AM IST
L Murugan inaugurates India Pavilion at Cannes 2023
Guneet Monga, Sara Ali Khan, Madhur Bhandarkar, Vijay Varma and Khushbu Sundar were present with L Murugan as the minister inaugurated the Indian pavillion at Cannes 2023.
- May 18, 2023 09:43 AM IST
Celebs attend Monster screening
On Wednesday night, the attention had turned to a film in competition at the festival, Monster, from Hirokazu Kore-eda, where glamourous looks from stars like Ethan Hawke, Gemma Chan, model Sara Sampaio and EGOT-winner Viola Davis abounded.
Monster follows Saori (Ando Sakura), a take-no-prisoners widowed mother, who is now bringing up her son Minato (Kurokawa Soya) who is weathering tough times in his elementary school. Mom learns that son's odd behaviour may have to do with his teach, who Minato says hit him. The pic is told in Rashoman style from several different points of view, including that of the teacher, Hori (Nagayama Eita), Minato and his friend Yori (Hiiragi Hinata), as per Deadline.
The film is Hirokazu Kore-Eda's ninth movie overall at the fest (counting two that appeared in Un Certain Regard). Monster is his first movie since his 1995 debut feature Maborosi that the director has not had a screenplay credit on.
- May 18, 2023 09:40 AM IST
Steve McQueen screens movie
Director Steve McQueen premiered his four-hour documentary Occupied City, a joint project with his wife that juxtaposes modern scenes in Amsterdam with details about Nazi atrocities that happened there.
- May 18, 2023 09:37 AM IST
Urvashi Rautela attends Monster screening
Urvashi Rautela attended the screening for Monster in an orange dress with big ruffles. She also carried a small maroon bag.
- May 18, 2023 09:33 AM IST
Desi celebs at Cannes
Here are all the celebs who have been spotted at the Cannes Film Festival this year so far.
- May 18, 2023 08:34 AM IST
Is Urvashi's necklace worth ₹200 crore
Urvashi Rautela looks miffed at the media poking fun at her ‘chipkali’ necklace. She wrote in an Instagram post, “To all members of the media: I have sentiments attached with my High-Jewelled Crocodile Masterpiece Necklace.” As per a report in DNA, the necklace is a Cartier classic worth about ₹200 crore.
- May 18, 2023 08:27 AM IST
Aishwarya Rai arrives in Cannes
Aishwarya Rai has arrived in Cannes with daughter Aaradhya. The actor was spotted leaving from France on Wednesday from the Mumbai airport. In Cannes, she was received with flowers from a delegate.