Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Sonam Kapoor, Deepika Padukone and Amy Jackson are all set to attend the 70th Cannes Film Festival. Bachchan, Kapoor and Padukone will be attending in their capacity as make up giant L’Oreal Paris brand ambassadors and Jackson has reportedly been invited by the British Film Institute.
Whilst Bachchan and Kapoor have become regulars at the festival, this will be Jackson and Padukone’s debut with the latter having recently joined the prestigious cosmetics company, taking over Katrina Kaif as a brand ambassador. This year also marks 20 years of L’Oreal Paris’ association with the film festival and celebration of this is to be marked in a huge way.
Thestatesman.com confirmed their attendance. “We’re happy to announce that Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Deepika Padukone and Sonam Kapoor will be representing L’Oréal Paris and India at the Cannes Film Festival this year. This year is very special to us as L’Oréal Paris celebrates two decades of being the official makeup partner for Cannes” read the official statement from the company.
The Cannes Film Festival is one of the top film festival’s in the world and is eagerly awaited by stars and fans alike. It is set to kick off on 17th May and will last until 28th May.