Packed house for Anurag Kashyap’s ‘Kennedy’ at Cannes Festival premiere

Tickets to the Cannes screening of Anurag Kashyap's film ‘Kennedy’ are apparently selling like hot cakes! The seats to its big premiere at this year's Cannes Film Festival were "sold out in minutes", said film's lead actress Sunny Leone. 


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She posted a picture with Kashyap today on Instagram and the caption read, "Our film Kennedy official tickets! Sold out in minutes…so proud." 

Backed by Zee Studios and Good Bad Films, Kennedy is an Indian Hindi-language neo-noir thriller film written and directed by Anurag Kashyap and starring Rahul Bhat and Sunny Leone in the lead roles. It has been selected for a midnight screening at the Cannes Film Festival this year.

Sunny Leone also posted pictures of her off-the-red-carpet looks and she wrote in her caption, "Hello day 2 of press for Kennedy." She wore a ruffled boatneck black top by Gemy Maalouf with white pants by BCBGMAXAZRIA.


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Kashyap too has actively been sharing posts from Cannes. Today, the filmmaker wrote, "Being 007 in Manish Malhotra before the screening of the amazing Club Zero by Jessica Hausner."

Other Indian attendees at the film festival included veteran Aishwarya Rai Bacchan, actors Mrunal Thakur, Vijay Varma, Sunny Leone, Sara Ali Khan, Urvashi Rautela, Mouni Roy. Aditi Rao Hydari and Anushka Sharma are expected to walk the red carpet soon.

Catch the teaser for the Cannes premiere of 'Kennedy' below: