Vidya Balan goes desi on the first day of 66th Cannes Film Festival

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66th Cannes Film Festival

After the Bollywood actress Vidya Balan was invited to join the Cannes Film Festival jury panel along with Nicole Kidman, Christophe Waltz, Japanese director Naomi Kawase, Scottish director Lynne Ramsay, French actor-director Daniel Auteuil and Romanian director Cristian Mungiu. We couldn’t help but wonder what Vidya would wear on this ‘big deal’ event, a sari? We all know vidya is a sari person.

But on the first day of the Cannes award Vidya Balan chose to wear a lehenga Choli, designed by her favorite designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee. She looked gorgeous in this dark brownish-red lehenga, high neck choli and black dupatta.

Although earlier the actress stated that she would prefer wearing her signature style and wear a sari for the international event!

“I see myself in a sari even when I am sleeping. So you will see me in a sari in Cannes,” she told Press Trust of India.

Vidya arrived at the Grand Hyatt Cannes Hotel Martinez on Tuesday, the actress will be staying at the Grand Hyatt for this film festival.

The Cannes award kicked off on 15th may and will be held till 26th may 2013 we have so many celebrity looks too look forward too.