Mumbai, India (CU)_ The Cannes Film Festival is one of the most prominent film festivals in the world, and this year, top Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone will represent India as a jury member, alongside other renowned celebrities. According to the latest reports, the actress joined the other jury members at the Hotel Martinez in Cannes for a dinner, and photographs and footage from the event are doing viral rounds on the internet.
The stunning photos feature the beautiful actress in a Louis Vuitton sequined dress with multicolored sequins and brown knee-high boots. Her hairstyle and cosmetics look flawless. The viral video of the dinner features Deepika Padukone in the most stylish outfit, strolling with a million-dollar smile.
Deepika Padukone’s latest video on her Instagram page notified her followers that she had arrived in the French Riviera. She also provided a preview of Cannes and discussed her 11-hour travel from Los Angeles in the video. Deepika Padukone has been a regular guest at Cannes since 2017. Her most notable and memorable moment on the red carpet at Cannes was in 2018 when she wore a fuchsia pink Ashi Studio gown with many ruffles and elongated sleeves, which garnered global attention.
Regarding jury members, the president of the jury is Vincent Lindon, while Deepika Padukone, Rebecca Hall, Asghar Farhadi, Trinca, Ladj Ly, Noomi Rapace, Jeff Nichols, and Joachim Trier are members of the competition. On May 28, 2022, the jury will declare this year’s winners.
While announcing Deepika Padukone as one of the jury members who is representing India, they expressed delight and confidence in her skills and described her as follows: “Indian Actress, producer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur Deepika Padukone, is a huge star in her country. Actor, producer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur from India. With over 30 feature films to her credit, she made her English language film debut as the female lead in xXx: The Return of Xander Cage, co-starring with Vin Diesel. She is also the principal of Ka Productions, the production company behind Chhapaak and ’83, in which she also starred, as well as the upcoming film The Intern. Credits include Gehraiyaan and Padmaavat, as well as the award-winning and critically acclaimed film Piku. In 2015, she set up The Live Love Laugh Foundation, whose programs and initiatives aim to destigmatize mental illness and raise awareness about the importance of mental health. In 2018, Time Magazine named her one of the 100 Most Influential People in the World.”
In terms of work, Deepika Padukone has multiple projects in the pipeline, including Pathaan starring Shah Rukh Khan and Fighter with Hrithik Roshan.