Maisie Williams of Game of Thrones fame on India trip: 'People are so kind, I felt so welcomed'
Maisie Williams shared her experience of visiting India for the Dior show. The actor, who played Arya Stark in Game of Thrones, praised the country's culture.
Dior's Mumbai show on Thursday was a star-studded event. Celebs from across the the world gathered at Mumbai's Gateway of India for the show. From actor Freida Pinto to model Cara Delevingne and Bridgerton 2's Simone Ashley, all were in attendance. Also present was Game of Thrones' Maisie Williams. At the event, the actor spoke about her India trip. Also read: GOT star Maisie Williams arrives in Mumbai for Christian Dior show, is impressed with her desi hotel room
Maisie Williams sat in the front row alongside actor Sonam Kapoor at the recent Dior fashion show. She wore a red dress for the show. When asked about her experience in India, Maisie spoke about the culture and people of the country. The actor, who played Arya Stark in hit HBO series Game of Thrones, had arrived in Mumbai on Tuesday.
“I think that the culture is so beautiful. People are so kind, I felt so welcomed," Maisie told Brut India as she attended the Dior show in Mumbai. Earlier, Maisie had shared a video from her hotel room in Mumbai. She had a tiny tika on her forehead, and wore a beaded necklace in the clip. Maisie showed around her room in the clip – from a picture of Lord Krishna on a wall to floral decorations on the floor. She said in the clip, “I just got to Mumbai and I am losing my mind a little bit."
Bollywood celebs such as Rekha, Mira Rajput and Athiya Shetty, among others, mingled with the likes of Maisie, Cara and others at the Dior show. Never Have I Ever's Poorna Jagannathan also made a red carpet appearance at the event. Thai actors Mile and Apo were also pictured at the event.
The guest list also included Radhika Merchant and Isha Ambani. Anushka Sharma along with cricketer-husband Virat Kohli, Sobhita Dhulipala, Ananya Panday, Khushi Kapoor, Karisma Kapoor, Diana Penty, Harsh Varrdhan Kapoor, Shweta Bachchan, Arjun Kapoor, Masaba Gupta and Natasha Poonawalla among others, also attended the Dior show. Designer Maria Grazia Chiuri, after wrapping up the event, posted a video with the models on Instagram. She wrote in her caption, “And it's done! Thank you Mumbai for having us and thank you to the 99 wonderful girls who walked the show.”