Cannes Throwback: When Shah Rukh Khan And Aishwarya Rai Bachchan Lit Up The French Riviera

Aishwarya and SRK in a throwback. (courtesy: weddingspaparazzi)

New Delhi:

With all the excitement round Cannes Movie Pageant, which is commonly eclipsed by the grand costumes, followers discovered the chance to look again at a second that was each – iconic by way of India’s film historical past at Cannes and but totally modern. A piece of the Web dug out a few throwback photos of the time when Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan attended the movie fest for the screening of their movie Devdas again in 2002. Within the photos, Aishwarya may be seen in a yellow saree, whereas SRK may be seen in a tux.

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan attended the movie competition for the twenty first time this yr. She walked the crimson carpet solely as soon as throughout her time within the French Riviera this yr. Here is her crimson carpet look:

Devdas, which launched in 2002, is an adaptation of Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay’s novel of the identical identify. In 1955, director Bimal Roy made a movie on the identical novel with late actor Dilip Kumar because the eponymous Devdas, Suchitra Sen as Paro and Vyjayanthimala as Chandramukhi. In Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s model, Shah Rukh, performed the titular function, whereas Madhuri performed the function of courtesan Chandramukhi, who was fully dedicated to Devdas within the movie. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan performed the function of Paro, part of the difficult love triangle.

In the meantime, the Indian attendees on the movie competition this yr included actors Mrunal Thakur, Vijay Varma, Sara Ali Khan, Urvashi Rautela, Mouni Roy. Aditi Rao Hydari and Anushka Sharma are anticipated to stroll the crimson carpet quickly. Anurag Kashyap’s Kennedy, starring Sunny Leone and Rahul Bhat screened on the movie fest on Wednesday.