oah! Sonam Kapoor is all set to share the stage with Hollywood star Cate Blanchett – Sonam Kapoor has already made her presence felt with Hollywood’s biggest stars at Cannes Film Festival. We have seen social media flooded with her glamorous pictures with likes of Jane Fonda and Andie McDowell at the red carpet do.
Now all eyes are going to be on Sonam Kapoor’s presence the 14th Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) that kick-starts today. Once again as a brand ambassador a premium watch brand, Kapoor girl will be making her presence felt at an international platform and that too in the company of two-time Academy Award winner Cate Blanchett.
Neerja actress is looking forward to meeting her icon. According to the source quoted in Mid-Day, “As an actor, she has always been an admirer of Cate’s work. She is looking forward to discussing cinema and fashion, her two greatest passions, with Cate.” Kapoor, who is heading to Dubai today, will walk the red carpet at the opening ceremony this evening.
The gala event has also invited Turkish star Tuba Büyüküstün and Lebanese-Australian lawyer, model and charity worker Jessica Michelle Kahawaty. Enthusiastic about the event, Kapoor said, “I look forward to meeting all the beautiful women from all walks of life at the event.” This is not the only Indian connect at the film festival, as DIFF Honorary award will be presented to Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan for his contribution to the world of cinema.
On work front, Sonam Kapoor is looking forward to the release of ‘PadMan’ with Akshay Kumar and Radhika Apte in January 2018 and ‘Veere Di Wedding’ with Swara Bhaskar and Kareena Kapoor Khan in May next year.