Indian actress Deepika Padukone has been chosen to be on the jury at Cannes 2022. The Gehraiyaan actress has been walking the red carpet of the festival for the past few years and now she is going to be on the jury along with other esteemed members of the entertainment industry.
There are 9 people on the jury. The list includes French actor Vincent Lindon, co-star of 2021 Cannes Palme d’Or winner Titane. He will be the president of the 75th Cannes Film Festival jury. Apart from him, on the jury are actress-director Rebecca Hall (The Town), Sweden’s Noomi Rapace (Lamb), and Italian actress-director Jasmine Trinca (The Gunman), as well as directors Asghar Farhadi (A Hero), Ladj Ly (Les Misérables), Jeff Nichols (Take Shelter) and Joachim Trier (The Worst Person in the World). And of course Deepika Padukone. The actress shared the news on her Instagram stories and fans are unable to hold back their excitement.