Aish to present Devdas at Cannes again
It has been fifteen years since the release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Devdas, and it still remains
a worldwide favourite. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is all set to present the romantic tragedy to an
international audience for a second time at the Cannes Film Festival.
She made her debut on the red carpet of Cannes Film Festival with the same film in 2002.
Speaking to Times of India, where she reminisced about her Cannes debut, Rai Bachchan said,
“We attended the festival not just as artistes but as proud representatives of Indian cinema, and
showcasing a film that meant so much to us. The kind of reception we got for the movie was
truly overwhelming and I will cherish it all my life.”
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will be attending the 70 th edition of the Cannes Film Festival on May
19 th and 20 th 2017.