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Cannes 2017: After dash of purple last year, Aishwarya chooses neon orange

Published : May 20, 2017, 5:30 pm IST
Updated : May 20, 2017, 5:33 pm IST

After her purple lipstick made headlines last time, the actress continued her quirky choice of colours.

(L) Aishwarya at Cannes 2017 and (R) Cannes 2016.
 (L) Aishwarya at Cannes 2017 and (R) Cannes 2016.

Mumbai: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan might not be doing many films off late, with her last film being 'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil', but there is no doubt that when it comes to the glamour department, she is second to none.

Just when you thought that the most gorgeous former Miss World, was done showcasing her daring side to the world last Cannes, the lady turns up at Day 4 of the 70th edition of the elite Cannes Film Festival in a black off shoulder gown and bright orange lipstick.

Aishwarya, who is making her 16th appearance at the film fiesta this year, made headlines internationally for her bright purple lips at 69th Cannes Film Festival last year. While a section of fashion police vehemently criticized her choice, others lauded Ash for taking the bold fashion move.


Middle parting, hair let loose, black off shoulder gown, sky-high heels and a neon orange lip to do all the talking. That’s what Aishwarya is all about- elegance with a tinge of quirkiness!



On day 3, the ‘Sarabjit’ star wore a gorgeous blue ballroom gown by Dubai-based Filipino fashion designer Michael Cinco, looking like an absolute fairytale princess.


Ash is one of the three Bollywood actresses’ to walk the red carpet this year. While Deepika Padukone made her debut on May 17 and 18, Sonam Kapoor is gearing up to make a killer appearance at the fest on May 21 and 22.


Mallika Sherawat and Shruti Haasan, too, were present at the festival. Shruti Haasan's 'Sanghamitra' is the only Indian film screened at the film fiesta this year. The actress, along with the music composer of the film and Oscar winner A. R. Rahman, walked the red carpet on May 18.

Mallika Sherawat, on the other hand, was promoting an international organization ‘Free A Girl,’ of which she is the brand ambassador.

Aishwarya, sans hubby Abhishek Bachchan, had arrived in the city with daughter Aradhya.


As part of the festival, Aishwarya will present her 2002 cult Sanjay Leela Bhansali film ‘Devdas ’at a big screen open to the public on the Martinez beach.

Cannes film festival began on May 17 and will go on till 28th of this month.

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