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Bollywood's girl power lands in Cannes

IANS  |  Cannes 

Film Festival will get a taste of Bollywood's girl power this year. Jonas, and have already reached the French Riviera, and more will join the gala in the days to come.

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Ahuja, Huma Qureshi, and will also be seen at gala, where popular Indian TV Khan has already walked the red carpet.

known for her roles in shows like "Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai" and "Kasautii Zindagii Kay", wore a glittery grey gown with a moderate trail and a plunging neckline, leaving users gaga over her look.

She will also be a at the of the global film jamboree, and will launch the first look of her film "Lines" here.

After landing in the city on Thursday, Deepika posted an video, sharing her excitement and her schedule.

"We have just landed. We have to settle in because we don't have much time. As soon as we get into hotel, we have to start with hair and make-up and literally a five minute fitting. Let's go," Deepika said in the video in which she is seen dressed up in a white shirt teamed with jeans and a chic denim jacket.

Ahead of her trip, Deepika had asked her fans to help her choose an outfit.

"Do you think I should wear red on the red carpet? Yes or No," she had posted on her Story.

Priyanka will be making her debut at festival. The was on flashback mode as she shared old photographs of Diana, and Sophia Lauren's Cannes appearances on her

Excited about the debut, Priyanka shared a video of a Chopard watch, writing "It's time for Cannes", making the reason behind her visit to the French Riviera apparent.

Kangana, who is here for a brand association, promises to deliver drama through her attires.

One of her looks will include a sari by Falguni and To get into shape for her Cannes look, Kangana even lost 5 kgs in 10 days as the shoot of "Panga" had required her to gain some weight on her thighs.

As for fashion icon Sonam, who has been a regular at Film Festival, she will have elements of simplicity and elegance in her look at this year's red carpet.

Her sister Rhea Kapoor, who often doubles up as her stylist, told IANS: "I think this year we are going to focus on simplicity and elegance... It will be more on Sonam's personality and where she is in her life right now.

"This is a very beautiful phase of her life where she is very happy, content and emotionally secure. So, it should come across in the clothes and the looks."

For Diana, it will be her first experience at Cannes, while Huma is going to make her second appearance.



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First Published: Thu, May 16 2019. 20:08 IST