Anushka Sharma To Make Her Cannes Debut
After Alia Bhatt making her Met Gala debut, another actress is going to maker her debut at an international event. Wondering, who it is? It’s Anushka Sharma. Yes, you read that right! The actress is all set to make her Cannes debut later this month.
She will be attending the Cannes Film Festival where she will take part at an event to honour women in cinema along with Oscar winner Kate Winslet. This news was confirmed by French Ambassador to India, Emmanuel Lenain who stated that he had met with the actor and her husband, cricketer Virat Kohli ahead of her trip.
The ambassador wrote on Twitter, “A pleasure meeting @imVkohli and @AnushkaSharma! I wished Virat & #TeamIndia all the best for the upcoming tournaments, and discussed Anushka’s trip to #CannesFilmFestival.” He also shared a photograph with the couple.
The 76th edition of the film festival will take place from May 16 to May 27, 2023. In the past, Indian celebrities like Sharmila Tagore, Aishwarya Rai, Vidya Balan and Deepika Padukone have served on the jury for the prestigious French festival.
Other celebrities like Priyanka Chopra, Sonam Kapoor, Mallika Sherawat, Pooja Hegde, Hina Khan, Tamannaah Bhatia, Aditi Rao Hydari have also attended the festival and walked the red carpet as part of the other fashion or luxury brand deals.
On the work front, Anushka is returning to films this year with Chakda Xpress in which she essays the role of cricketer Jhulan Goswami.