DUBAI: Saudi mannequin Amira Al-Zuhair stepped out in a custom-made pink robe by Lebanese designer Rami Kadi on the opening of the Cannes Movie Competition.
Al-Zuhair, who was born in Paris to a French mom and Saudi father, wore a corset fashion off-the-shoulder robe costume with puffy skirt to the 76th version of the distinguished pageant.
The mannequin attended the opening screening “Jeanne du Barry,” which marks Johnny Depp’s first main function since his high-profile defamation trial.
The film was backed by Saudi Arabia’s Pink Sea Worldwide Movie Competition.
“Opening ceremony of the 76th Competition de Cannes with the film ‘Jeanne du Barry,’ the primary Saudi worldwide co-production by Pink Sea Worldwide Movie Competition with France!” she wrote to her 46,000 followers on Instagram. “So proud to witness this particular second as a French and Saudi lady!”
Johnny Depp appeared again in full celeb mode on Tuesday, signing autographs and taking footage with followers earlier than the premiere of his film. Followers within the French Riviera metropolis have been seen hoisting indicators that learn “Congrats, Johnny” and “We’re sorry” with a coronary heart.
The pageant delivered on its glamorous fame with a parade of stars together with Mads Mikkelsen, a blue-haired Helen Mirren and John C. Reilly making their approach throughout the purple carpet.
Michael Douglas, accompanied by his spouse, Catherine Zeta-Jones, and their daughter, didn’t cease to signal autographs as he made his approach into the Grand Theatre Lumiere, the place the 78-year-old actor was given an honourary Palme d’Or.
Zeta-Jones and her daughter Carys each wore robe designed by Lebanese couturier Elie Saab. The mom opted for a purple robe that featured a plunging neckline and an extended cape, whereas Carys wore a sheer white robe from the designer’s Spring/Summer season 2023 assortment.
Brazilian mannequin Alessandra Ambrosio additionally attended the opening ceremony carrying a classic Elie Saab robe with a hood from his 2005 high fashion assortment.
Movie star-approved Saudi designer Honayda Serafi turned heads on the purple carpet in her pink form-fitting robe that additionally had a hood hooked up to the sleeves. She accesorized her look with jewellery from Swiss luxurious label Chopard.
Saudi actress and singer Aseel Omran wowed followers with a glitzy maroon Dior costume, whereas Saudi TV presenter Eleen Suliman opted for a light-weight inexperienced costume with voluminous sleeves and a thigh-high slit by Beirut-based label Sara Mrad.
Lebanese actress Razane Jammal additionally attended the opening ceremony. She wore a white Dior robe embellished across the neckline.
Lebanese singer and actress Maya Diab shut down the purple carpet in her black ensemble by Lebanese couturier Jean-Louis Sabaji. The backless costume, with a daring neckline, featured a excessive slit that exposed the star’s studded sheer stockings.
Egyptian actress Mona Zaki wowed followers carrying a voluminous multi-colored Zuhair Murad robe.
Indian actress Esha Gupta wore a Nicolas Jebran robe. “The gorgeous @egupta in a sensational white assortment costume at Cannes tonight,” the designer shared on Instagram.
Netflix’s “Dubai Bling” star Farhana Bodi donned a custom-made lemon-colored feather robe that featured an enormous bow on the again and three-meter prepare by Omani label Atelier Zuhra.