Vidya Balan

Vidya Balan joins Cannes Film Festival jury
Vidya Balan joins Cannes Film Festival jury

Vidya Balan has been selected to be a part of the prestigious 66th Cannes Film Festival۪s nine-member jury, headed by Hollywood director Steven Spielberg.

She will join ‘Life Of Pi’ director Ang Lee, Nicole Kidman, Oscar-winner Christophe Waltz, Japanese director Naomi Kawase, Scottish director Lynne Ramsay, French actor-director Daniel Auteuil and Romanian director Cristian Mungiu.

According to The Hindu, publication, the jury will award the coveted Palme d۪Or prize to one of the 19 films in competition at this year۪s festival.

The Cannes Film Festival runs between 15th and 26th May.