Aishwarya Rai Bachchan made her second appearance at Cannes in a gorgeous maroon Oscar de la Renta strapless gown for the unveiling of her film 'Jazbaa'. The actress made a striking statement: she stuck to her loose waves, and topped the entire look off with a matching lipstick and minimal bling.
The actress who had been in a rather mischievous mood during her first day at Cannes — she flouted the unofficial selfie ban, and even photobombed a pic — also released a short video just before she left for the event, talking about how excited she was to attend #HackTheCannes.
She has a message for you: http://t.co/1RONWyB4uX— L'Oréal Paris India (@LOrealParisIn) May 19, 2015
Her film 'Jazbaa' was showcased aboard the Lady Jersey Boat yesterday. It also marks Aishwarya's comeback to Bollywood after four years - her last film was 'Guzaarish' in 2010.
Aishwarya with Jazbaa team. pic.twitter.com/MzSSbTALCh— Rahul (@filmyrants) May 19, 2015
The first look of the film was tweeted out by film director Sanjay Gupta yesterday, just before the launch.
HERE IT IS!
JAZBAA in today's VARIETY. pic.twitter.com/1GXrsYMZsy— Sanjay Gupta (@_SanjayGupta) May 19, 2015
So far the Indian fashion scene at Cannes has been less than encouraging. Sonam Kapoor's yellow Elie Saab gown was compared to a lot of things on Monday.
Ash seems to also have played it safe this year.
Here are more pictures of Aishwarya at the event: