We may not get to see the actress attend the fundraising event this year...
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is giving a miss to the glamorous charity event amfAR this year. The actress will be busy with the promotions of her upcoming film Sarbjit, that also stars Randeep Hooda. The amfAR Gala at Cannes is scheduled for May 19 and the biopic on Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh is due for release on May 20
"Keeping this in mind, Aishwarya will be returning from Cannes immediately after her red carpet appearances to promote the movie and fulfill other professional commitments," the release states.
Aishwarya, 42, would be attending the event on May 13 and 14 and her this year's appearance at Fetival De Cannes will mark the Jazbaa star's 15 years.
Longtime amfAR supporter Carine Roitfeld will once again curate fashion show. The elite show will ensemble all of world's who’s who inclduing most popular fashion designers. Over thirty of the world’s top models will walk the ramp in the vivid disco themed runway show. The jeweley will be designed by Harry Winston.
Other chair members include Heidi Klum, Sharon Stone, Kevin Spacey, Carine Roitfeld, Milla Jovovich, Harvey Weinstein, Adrien Brody.
Sarbjit is directed by Omung Kumar. The movie is based on Sarabjit Singh, an Indian farmer who was convicted of terrorism and spying in Pakistan. He succumbed to in juries inflicted upon him by fellow inmates in an attack. The movie would be told through the struggles that Sarabjit's sister Dalbir wen through during his imprisonment.
(with inputs from PTI)
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