New Delhi: Anurag Kashyap’s Kennedy had a midnight screening at Cannes Film Festival’s 76th edition and pictures from it were shared on social media by Cannes Film Festival’s official Instagram page. The pictures feature the film’s lead actors Sunny Leone and Rahul Bhat. “Return on the Red Steps of Kennedy by Anurag Kashyap. With the film crew,” read the caption. Pictures from the film’s photo call were also shared on Cannes’ official Instagram page. Backed by Zee Studios and Good Bad Films, Kennedy is essentially a noir film directed by Anurag Kashyap.
See the posts shared by the official page of Cannes here:
Some pictures from the Kennedy photo call here:
An excited Sunny Leone wrote, “The proudest moment of my career so far! Thank you Anurag Kashyap for this moment! And Rahul Bhat for letting me be share the screen with you in this amazing performance! Love you both.”
Sunny Leone summed up her big Cannes moment and she wrote, “The world premier of #kennedy and I could not be more proud to represent Indian cinema. Such an amazing moment for myself and the entire team.”
Ahead of the screening, Sunny Leone had posted this and she wrote, “Our Film Kennedy official tickets! Sold out in minutes…so proud.”
The desi representation was super strong at the film festival this year. The attendees included veteran Aishwarya Rai Bacchan, actors Mrunal Thakur, Vijay Varma, Sara Ali Khan, Urvashi Rautela, Mouni Roy. Aditi Rao Hydari and Anushka Sharma are expected to walk the red carpet soon.