Joining Aishwarya Rai, Abhishek Bachchan, Sonam Kapoor and Freida Pinto will be Dhoom: 3 actor Uday Chopra, in his capacity as producer of the festival's opening film Grace de Monaco.
Indian stars went a little overboard in projecting the ethnic, oriental look at the Cannes red carpet that saw Sonam Kapoor, Vidya Balan and Sherlyn Chopra either going big on bling or heavy on jewellery and embroidery.
Just when we were congratulating Aishwarya Rai Bachchan on her Cannes 2013 wardrobe, she had another Abu Jani-Sandeep Khosla hiccup on the red carpet.
Vidya Balan and Sonam Kapoor may have received a mixed reaction for their red carpet appearances at the 66th Cannes International Film Festival but world renowned fashion designer Ritu Beri feels proud about their ensemble selections.
Midway into this year's Cannes film festival, we're taking fashion stock of our desi lovelies Vidya Balan and Sonam Kapoor.
Thank God for Sonam Kapoor. Even as Vidya Balan styles her beautiful Sabyasachi pieces with a distinctly matronly twist, Sonam is flying the fashion flag at Cannes for us.
Actress Sonam Kapoor, now in her third year at the Cannes Film Festival, warned us in advance that she was packing a traditional outfit for the French Riviera this year. "I will wear an Indian outfit for sure for one or both the red carpet events," she told IANS.
Desi girl Vidya Balan is leading the Indian invasion of the French Riviera in outfits designed to leave absolutely nobody in doubt of her nationality.
Actress Sonam Kapoor is excited about walking on the red carpet at the 66th edition of Cannes International Film Festival this year and has already left for the venue.
Sonam Kapoor plans to make a style statement in an Indian outfit at the Cannes International Film Festival.
Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor, who will be representing India at the 66th Cannes International Film Festival, feels Indian cinema is unique because of its emotional content.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Sonam Kapoor and Freida Pinto will walk the red carpet at the forthcoming Cannes International Film Festival on different occasions.