Mumbai, May 17 (Calcutta Tube / IBNS) Bollywood actor Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, will represent cosmetic giant L’Oréal Paris at the 65th Annual Cannes Film Festival on May 24-25.
On May 24, she will attend the L’Oréal Paris – amfAR (The American Foundation for AIDS Research) dinner and after-party.
To keep the red carpet tradition alive, Aishwarya, a regular at the Cannes Film Festival will also light up the red carpet on May 25, making it her 11th appearance at Cannes.
“Eleven glorious years….the journey so far has been remarkable and truly memorable. This year, I am especially privileged as I also get to lend my support to a very important cause at the amfAR dinner, by helping raise funds for the fight against AIDS, at the AMFAR auction,” said Aishwarya.
“It makes me proud that L’Oréal Paris sponsors and supports our fight against AIDS through this special amfAR event at Cannes,” she said.
Gwen Stefani, Milla Jovovich, Aimée Mullins, Liya Kebede, Doutzen Kroes, Natasha Poly, Julianna Margulies, Diane Keaton, will represent L’Oréal Paris at the amfAR Gala alongwith Aishwarya.
Alec Baldwin, Kenneth Cole, Milutin Gatsby, Michel Hazanavicius and Bérénice Bejo, Ryan Kavanaugh, Karl Lagerfeld, Hugh Laurie, Carine Roitfeld, Harvey Weinstein are some of the other key people who will be at the amfAR dinner.
Founded in 1946, the Cannes Film Festival is one of the world’s oldest and most prestigious film festivals and L’Oréal Paris has been the official make-up artist of the festival for 15 years.