According to sources, Aishwarya will be having an intimate dinner with family and friends. However, this time the Sarbjit actress will not be holding a press conference which she usually does on her birthday at her residence in suburban Juhu
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan took a sabbatical after her daughter Aaradhya was born and made a comeback after five years with Sanjay Gupta's Jazbaa, which released last year. She was last seen in Omung Kumar's Sarbjit and will soon be seen in Karan Johar's Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
"In Pakistan the system is a distribution company first approaches the information ministry for importing and releasing an Indian film the ministry than asks the censor board to review content of the film"
Actor Randeep Hooda plays the titular role in the film while actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan played his sister Dalbir Kaur and Richa plays Sarabjit Singh's wife Sukhpreet
Randeep Hooda reportedly did not attend the screening of Sarbjit at Cannes as it was not being screened as part of the festival proceedings like other films, say, Anurag Kashyap's Raman Raghav 2.0, which premiered at the Directors' Fortnight section and had critics from around the globe reviewing it
Sarbjit revolves Sarabjit's sister Dalbir Kaur's struggle and relentless fight for her brother's freedom. Randeep Hooda played the titular role in Sarbjit while Aishwarya Rai Bachchan played the role of his sister
"Love Sonia happened before we set dates for promotions. I'm really happy with the response Sarbjit is getting. I wish I could be with the team however my commitment to the film too was important and thus I tried my best to shuffle," Richa said
"I don't make movies for awards. It should be seen by everyone. It should be a success in that way. You are not making a film for yourself obviously. If we do get awards, then nothing like it," said Omung Kumar
"I had always admired your talent, but after watching you in Sarbjit last night I could not resist writing to you and expressing my immense admiration for your work in the film. May you continue to prosper and may you give us many more occasions to applaud you and your tremendous talent," Big B wrote in the note
"I know there are memes but I'm loving every moment," she said. And not just memes, even Amul has cashed in with a new ad. "It's not an endorsement but I love your butter and it shows," said Ash.
"It's a very sincere piece of cinema straight from the heart. As a team, it's important to us that this film has been made sensitively keeping in mind the sensitivity of the subject and the members of the family," she said.
Sarbjit chronicles the life of Indian farmer Sarabjit Singh (played by Randeep Hooda) who was killed in a Pakistani jail. It also tells the story of his sister Dalbir kaur (played by Aishwarya Rai), who leaves no stone unturned to get justice for her brother