Cannes 2012 News - Page 2
Former Miss India Niharika Singh makes it big on the Cannes red carpet
This beauty queen cheers for her film, Miss Lovely, which has been nominated in the Un Certain Regard category, at the prestigious festival
While many of our former beauty queens are still struggling to see their movies make waves at the Cannes Film Festival, Miss India Earth 2005, Nikarika Singh, who has was nowhere on the Indian film circuit, has walked away with all the attention this year. Click here to read more
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to face competition from Sonam Kapoor on the Cannes red carpet!
While the world debates the new mum’s style statement for the event, we take a look at the others who will walk the walk alongside the former beauty queen
Not that long ago there was a bit of a hoo-ha when Sonam Kapoor, newly anointed brand ambassador for L’Oreal, announced that she would be doing her thing on the famed red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival. Rumour has it – though we never got any proof of it – that reigning monarch Aishwarya Rai Bachchan took grave objection to the younger woman’s presence and stopped her march de triumph before it could take off. Click here to read more
Freida Pinto’s look at Cannes 2012: Average!
Freida Pinto opted for a pink satin gown by designer Michael Angel for the red carpet and was spotted in a black Versace gown for the opening night dinner
The actor was seen attending the premiere of West Anderson’s film, Moonrise Kingdom. As Pinto is also the face of L’Oreal, she was seen representing the brand in a pink Michael Angel gown. Although we like the multicoloured bodice, the peplum effect and the thigh-high slit, what’s really disappointing is the way she’s carrying off this pretty outfit. Click here to read more
Cannes 2012: What is ‘Miss Lovely’ all about?
Ashim Ahluwalia’s movie on ‘C’ grade Indian film business has made it to the Cannes Film Festival 2012, but very few know about it. This is your chance to know what Miss Lovely is all about
Filmmaker Ashim Ahluwalia’s movie Miss Lovely has been selected to represent India in the non-competitive section of the 65th Cannes Film Festival. Click here to read more
Mallika Sherawat opts for a subdued look for Cannes 2012Seems like subtle and innovative is the mantra Mallika Sherawat is following when it comes to dressing for Cannes this year
The babe was recently spotted in a beige Ali Mahdavi outfit. And as she strutted on the red carpet, she also boasted about the fact that the designer had literally stitched the dress on to her. Flaunting the fabulous nude backless creation by the French designer, Mallika also made it a point to revive old connections at the event. So as she raved about how it was such a pleasure meeting her age old buddy and Myth star Jackie Chan, we wonder if the transformation in Ms Sherawat was just restricted to fashion, ‘coz clearly we don’t spot the slightest change in her attention seeking behavior. Click here to read more
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan settles for Abu Jani-Sandeep Khosla for Cannes 2012
After a lot of hemming and hawing, the actor has chosen to flaunt traditional outfits from the Abu Jani- Sandeep Khosla couture collection at the Cannes International Film Festival this year
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is all set to ditch gorgeous western gowns and bright shades on the Cannes red carpet this year. Zeroing in on pastel shades and gearing up to showcase Indian handcrafted designs, Ash chose an Indian designer because she wanted to showcase and represent her country’s collective talent to the world, or so we are told. Click here to read more
Sonam Kapoor goes classic for the L’Oreal portrait shoot
Actor and fashionista Sonam Kapoor looks elegantly stylish in a recent picture that she shot for L’Oreal at the Cannes International Film Festival
The babe was spotted with a French braid, a stylish head accessory and an intricate neckpiece in a picture that she shot for L’Oreal at Cannes. Flaunting a strapless gown and a flaming rose pink lipstick, Sonam was given a very feminine and classic look by the stylist. Click here to read more
Cannes 2012: Mallika Sherawat takes off to Versailles
The Haryanvi hottie took time off from the red carpet events to have some fun!
After making the photographers go into an overdrive, clicking her in the simple, yet bold nude gown and catching up with her The Myth co-star Jackie Chan whom she refers to as an old buddy, Mallika Sherawat continues her rendezvous at the 65th Cannes International Film Festival. Click here to read more
Who is Aishwarya Rai’s stylist for Cannes 2012?
Speculation continues with Sabyasachi Mukherjee pulling himself out of the fray
When we heard that Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will definitely attend Cannes Film Festival this year, we thought that it will be the last we hear of attention-seeking gossip mongers for some time at least. But the buzz has started yet again, with speculation about who will Aishwarya wear to the festival. Click here to read more
Mallika Sherawat spotted in a Victoria Beckham dress at CannesThe babe graced the Cannes Indian Pavilion on May 17
Mallika Sherawat opted for a body-hugging sand coloured dress for Cannes. She flaunted a messy hairdo and minimal make up at the do. We think the actor wanted a subtle look, which is why she went easy on the accessories. All she wore was a watch, dangling earrings and a simple necklace to the event. Click here to read more
Freida Pinto’s fixation with thigh-high slits!The actor was spotted in a lime green Atelier Versace Spring dress at the premiere of De Rouille et D’os at the Cannes Film Festival
Posing with Hollywood hottie Jane Fonda, hobnobbing with the biggies, Freida rocked on the red carpet of Cannes International Film Festival. Unlike Freida’s first appearance, which turned out to be quite a disappointment, this time she looked radiant in a lime green full-length gown on day 2 of the event. Although we can’t understand her obsession with slits, we won’t complain, ‘coz her ensemble has us absolutely spellbound. The box clutch and those stylish peep toe pumps look perfectly in place. Click here to read more
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to help raise funds for AIDS at Cannes 2012
The actor will not just walk the red carpet, but also attend the L’Oreal Paris- amfAR (The American Foundation for AIDS Research) dinner at the Cannes Film Festival this yearAimed at raising funds and increasing awareness about AIDS, the amfAR dinner will be held on May 24-25 and Ash is all set to make her presence felt at the event. Click here to read more
Will Cannes 2012 prove lucky for Shahrukh Khan, Salman Khan and Arjun Kapoor?
It has already helped the Anurag Kashyap-produced Peddlers to find a buyer
Newbie director Vasan Bala’s film Peddlers has benefitted greatly from becoming the first Hindi film to be selected for the Critics’ Week at the Cannes Film Festival. Click here to read more
No Cannes do for Kareena Kapoor!
Sadly, there will be no Aishwarya Rai-Kareena Kapoor clash at Cannes 2012, as Heroine’s first look will not be showcased there
Even though everyone shouts themselves hoarse about responsible journalism and why stories should be reported only when substantiated, it does not always happen that way. And when it comes to Bollywood stars and international film festivals, there is always so much more smoke than there is fire, sometimes nothing more than an abortive spark that sets it all off. And this time, Madhur Bhandarkar has something to say about how fake-facts have been presented in real-time! Click here to read more
‘Miss Lovely’ makes it to Cannes Film Festival 2012
Indian filmmaker Ashim Ahluwalia’s movie on Bollywood makes it to Cannes
Filmmaker Ashim Ahluwalia’s movie Miss Lovely has been selected to represent India in the non-competitive section of the 65th Cannes Film Festival. However, no Indian film has made it to the competition section of the extravaganza. Ahluwalia’s movie is set in the lower depths of Mumbai’s ‘C’ grade film industry and follows the story of two brothers, who are producers of sleazy horror films in the mid-1980s. Click here to read more