Cannes Film Festival in 2022 has seen large number of Indian Celebrities being invited to the festival. It used to be a rare honor for Indians to be invited and present at the festival but Indian Cinema has grown so much in popularity that Indian Celebrities are getting reckoned as special guests, jury members and representatives of Indian Cinema.
Information and Broadcast Minister Rajiv Thakur went to Cannes with Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Shekar Kapur, Tamannah Bhatia, Urvashi Rautela, Prasoon Joshi. R. Madhavan’s Rocketry got selected for special screening at the film festival. AR Rahman, Kamal Haasan got special invites.
Deepika Padukone is selected as jury member and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is again invited as special guest. She went to the festival along with her husband Abhishek Bachchan and kid Aaradhya Bachchan.