Pakistani top star Mahira Khan is in media for Cannes film festival appearance. All top showbiz celebrities go there for premier of their films and then appear on red carpet. But Pakistani sensation Mahira Khan is not there for any film premier. She is there as brand ambassador of Loreal; a French cosmetics brand. Aishwarya Rai, Sonam Kapoor and Deepika Pudakon are also attending the red carpet as brand ambassadors from India.
The Cannes Festival, named until 2002 as the International Film Festival and known in English as the Cannes Film Festival, is an annual film festival held in Cannes, France, which previews new films of all genres, including documentaries from all around the world. Founded in 1946, the invitation only festival is held annually (usually in May) at the Palais des Festivals et des Congrs.
The 71st annual Cannes Film Festival is currently being held from 8 to 19 May 2018. Australian actress Cate Blanchett has been named as the President of the Jury. Nandita Das is there from India along with her cast for preview of her film Manto based on Sadat Hussain Manto and Nawazuddin Siddiqui as title character.