Lara said, "The viewers will get a sneak-peek into the high octane, glamorous journey these finalists will take this year and they will get a chance to be part of their journey as they race ahead to clinch the title."
The celebrity arrivals included Madhuri Dixit with husband Dr Sriram Nene, and Lara Dutta, looking deadly in a black sari, with tennis star husband Mahesh Bhupathi
Lara Dutta made her debut in Bollywood with Andaaz in 2003, featured in films like Khakee, No Entry, Bhagam Bhag and Singh Is Bliing. She married tennis player Mahesh Bhupathi in 2011
"Today there is so much work for actresses who are married or have become mothers. Filmmakers have a role for everyone today. There are no stereotypical roles," said Lara Dutta, who is married tennis player Mahesh Bhupathi and has a three-year-old daughter, Saira
Celebs wore their festive best at Diwali parties this year
Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif were Manish Malhotra's showstoppers
Lara Dutta and Mahesh Bhupathi's daughter Saira, 6, was photographed with her dad at the tennis court on Tuesday evening.
Shashi Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor, Neetu Kapoor and Kunal Kapoor were amongst the attendees of the Mumbai Short Film Festival.