Vidya Balan is in news again and this time because of the prestigious Cannes Film Festival. After Amitabh Bachchan, Anurag Kashyap and Rajnikanth, the latest news is that Vidya Balan alongwith ‘Life of Pi’ director Ang Lee will grace the coveted 66th Cannes Film Festival which will be headed by ace Hollywood director Steven Spielberg.
Other dignitaries who will be present at Cannes include Oscar-winning gorgeous actress Nicole Kidman, Japanese director Naomi Kawase, Romanian director Cristian Mungiu, French actor-director Daniel Auteuil and Oscar-winning Christoph Waltz.
The above mentioned jury will have to select one film out of 19 nominations for the coveted Palme d’Or prize at Cannes which will begin from 15th May to 26th May this year. Besides Vidya, Indian actress Nandita das will judge short films.