Cannes Festival now gets bigger with Amitabh Bachchan and Rajinikanth on board
The 66th Cannes Film Festival will be held this year in France from May 15 to 26. This annual gathering of the most prestigious clan from the film industry is ready to greet the chosen ones with Steven Spielberg presiding over as its president.
As earlier announced, Rajinikanth will release the trailer of his stereoscopic entertainer Kochadaiyaan which is expected to release worldwide by the end of May.
However, Indian vibes grew in volumes as it was announced Amitabh Bachchan feature – The Great Gatsby directed by Baz Luhrmann featuring the likes of Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire and Carey Mulligan, is scheduled as the opening flick at this fest !!!
It also means, brown eyed angel, Aishwariya Rai, invited over to this ‘invitation only’ event for the twelfth time in a row, will have the royal company father in law – Amitabh Bachchan.
Confirming the same, Amitabh Bachchan, wrote on his microblog “The Great Gatsby” official opening film for Cannes Film festival, May 15th..come one come all..half blink and you miss role for me.”
With the legends of Indian cinema arriving on the global platform, there is no doubt Hollywood is headed to the East with cross cultural collaborations on a considerable rise. We wish the glamorous trio all the best.