PIX: IIFA begins with starry Shanghai premiere
The 13th International India Film Festival (IIFA) kicked off in Singapore with the premiere of Dibakar Banerjee's well-reviewed film Shanghai.
Banerjee looked cheerful, obviously basking in the film's critical success.
Abhay Deol and Kalki Koechlin accompanied the director while the film's biggest star Emraan Hashmi remained absent.
Image: The Shanghai team
The brand ambassador of IIFA, Bipasha Basu, made a stunning picture on the red carpet.
Image: Bipasha Basu
Neha Dhupia, Sonu Sood and Hazel Keech
Sonu Sood was flanked by beauties Neha Dhupia and Bodyguard's Hazel Keech.
Image: Neha Dhupia, Sonu Sood and Hazel Keech
Chitrangada Singh wore a Bengali lal-paar sari, possibly to show support to Shanghai's Bengali director?
Image: Chitrangada Singh
Andrea Geremiah, Kamal Haasan and Pooja Kumar
Kamaal Haasan is flanked by his Vishwaroopam actresses, Andrea Geremiah and Pooja Kumar.
Not many know that Geremiah started her movie career as a playback singer in south movies.
Image: Andrea Geremiah, Kamal Haasan and Pooja Kumar