Global faces of Indian cinemaGlobal faces of Indian cinema
Satyajit Ray Satyajit Ray was an Indian filmmaker but regarded as one of the greatest auteurs of world cinema. His films has got many international acclamation.
Amitabh Bachchan Amitabh Bachchan is widely regarded as one of the greatest and most influential actors in the history of Indian cinema. Due to his majestic popularity worldwide, the French director Fran ois Truffaut called him a one man industry .
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is Indian face at International level. Her off screen roles include duties as a brand ambassador for several charity organisations and campaigns she is a Goodwill Ambassador for the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS). She was awarded with the Padma Shri by the Government of India in 2009, and theOrdre des Arts et des Lettres by the Government of France in 2012. From Oscars to Cannes Film Festival, Aishwarya has been part of every international ceremonies.
Irrfan Khan Irrfan Khan is known for his works in British Indian films, Hollywood ventures, and a Telugu film.He was credited as Irrfan Khan in the 2012 U.S. film The Amazing Spider Man.
Anil Kapoor Anil Kapoor's first role in an international film was in Danny Boyle's (2008) Academy Award winning film Slumdog Millionaire, for which he shared the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture. His performance in the eighth season of the action series 24 generated rave reviews from the American press. Globally, Anil Kapoor is one of the most recognized Indian actors.
Freida Pinto Freida Pinto is an Indian actress and model. Pinto rose to prominence by playing the leading lady in the 2008 British drama film Slumdog Millionaire, a film that marked her debut. She won the Breakthrough Performance Award at the Palm Springs International Film Festivaland Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture. In addition, she was nominated at various award ceremonies such as BAFTA and MTV Movie Awards.
Sonam Kapoor Alongside her acting career, Sonam Kapoor supports numerous charities and causes and is a prominent celebrity endorser for brands and products. Kapoor has also garnered international recognition as a spokesperson for the French beauty brand L'Oreal. She has marked her presence at prestigious Cannes Film Festival as the Brand Ambassador of L'Oreal which she endorse.
Vidya Balan Due to her break through performances in 'Kahani', 'Dirty Picture' and many more Vidya Balan marked her presence as one of the Jury member at Cannes Film Festival.