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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to showcase ‘Devdas’ again at Cannes

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to showcase ‘Devdas’ again at Cannes

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Actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is all set to relive her first Cannes moment with the screening of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s “Devdas” at an outdoor cinema event during the festival. The actress, who is set to walk the red carpet as L’Oreal Paris brand ambassador on May 19 and 20, will attend the brand’s Paris Open Air Cinema event. The outdoor cinema event, to be held from May 17 to May 22, will showcase films that will be selected and introduced in-person by six actress ambassadors of the beauty brand “Devdas” will be screened on May 20. “We attended the festival not just as artists but as proud representatives of Indian cinema, 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 sai
I did not take any salary for ‘Black’: Amitabh Bachchan

I did not take any salary for ‘Black’: Amitabh Bachchan

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Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he always wanted to work with Sanjay Leela Bhansali and when the filmmaker offered him a role in his directorial venture 'Black' he did not charge a single penny for it. In a special blog dedicated to 'Black', which clocks twelve years today, the 74-year-old actor said just being a part of such a beautiful project was more than enough for him. "I had just wanted to work with Sanjay, after seeing all his other works he had done... And when the opportunity came it was quite overwhelming. I did not take any salary for the film... Just being a part of such an enterprise, was sufficient fees !" Bachchan wrote. The film based on the real life story of Helen Keller, starred Rani Mukerji as a blind and deaf woman to whom Big B played the teacher. Bachchan s...