Yesterday night, (October 29, 2015) Mumbai's most popular place, the Gateway of India came alive as it was decorated with thefluorescent lights as it was time for the the opening ceremony of Mumbai's Favourite Film Festival, MAMI, which had its grandest opening ever, in its 17th year!
And the event was flooded with Bollywood biggies. From Hrithik Roshan to Sidharth Malhotra, Kangana Ranaut To Katrina Kaif, MAMI witnessed an attendance of many popular faces of B-town. Andwhen Sidharth was present at the event, it won't be surprising to you to know that his alleged girlfriend, Alia Bhatt, was also spotted attending the event and sitting next to her boyfriend.
As always, Sidharth Malhotra and Hrithik Roshan looked dapper. Whereas, Sid's reel and real life girlfriend, Katrina Kaif & Alia Bhatt looked stunningly gorgeous! The fashionista, Kangana Ranaut, who was spotted in a pretty gown congratulated the the organizers for arranging such a splendid event.
Reportedly, the event was organised by Aamir Khan's wife, Kiran Rao and Nita Ambani and hosted by the very talented actress Kalki Koechlin, who won audiences'hearts with her mind-blowing hosting!
The Chief Guest for the event, Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Devendra Fadnavis congratulated the MAMI organisers and said "We want to make Mumbai an entertainment hub. We would create state of art facility which would be at par with world cinema. We also want world cinema to come here. Film industry provides employment to four million people and can be the biggest hub of films in the world. I assure you every year, I will try to make the film festival bigger and better and the government will lend its complete support.
So let's not waste not time anymore and check out the star studded event,Jio MAMI Film Fest opening ceremony! Stay tuned for more updates!
Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra & Katrina Kaif spotted sitting together and enjoying the MAMI Film Fest opening ceremony. Interestingly, Sidharth is preoccupied with back-to-back two projects i.e. Kapoor And Sons, which casts Alia Bhatt opposite him and in Baar Baar Dekho, he will be seen romancing Katrina Kaif.
Sidharth Malhotra-Hrithik Roshan
Bollywood's heartthrobs, Hrithik Roshan and Sidharth Malhotra, spotted together on the red carpet, while posing for the camera. Both of the actors are looking too dashing in their stylish avatar! Sidharth can see seen donning the semi-formal look while Hrithik goes with complete formal!
Beautiful Kangana Ranaut
Kangana Ranaut was too spotted in this star-studded event in her most prettiest attire and she is looking so lovely that even those other people sitting beside her, can't take their eyes off from her. See that expression of another lady, lol!
Aditya Roy Kapoor posing for the media along with Katrina Kaif and buddy Ayan Mukherji. On the work front, very soon Aditya Roy Kapoor and Katrina Kaif will be seen together in Abhishek Kapoor's Fittor, which is slated to be released next year!
And here comes the star-studded group picture of the event. From left to right: Aamir Khan's wife Kiran Rao, Alia Bhatt, Hrithik Roshan, Nita Ambani, Amruta Fadnavis, Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Devendra Fadnavis, Shabana Azami, Mukesh Ambani and Javed Akthar.
Actress Vidya Balan, who is well known for her work in films like The Dirty Picture, Kahaani and many more, was looking truly a diva in her orange-green coloured saree, while talking to media. Reportedly, she had attended the event as international jury and would be judging films under different categories.
Actor Abhishek Bachchan was seen interacting with the media. On the work front, Mr Junior Bachchan is gearing up for her forthcoming comedy flick, Housefull 3, which also casts Akshay Kumar, Jacqueline Fernandez, Riteish Deshmukh, Lisa Haydon and Nargis Fakhri in the lead roles.
In pics: Vidya Balan as the International jury of the MAMI posing for the camera. Kiran Rao posing for the media along with friend, Anupama Chopra and actress Radhika Apte sizzles on the the red carpet in her off-white traditional wear.
Kalki Koechlin-Twinkle Khanna
Kalki Koechlin and Twinkle Khanna posing for the camera. The event was hosted by non other than the very talented, Kalki Koechlin, who won audiences'hearts with her mind-blowing hosting! Dressed in sea-green coloured outfit. Kalki is looking no less than a diva!
Stunning Katrina Kaif
Dressed in Anamika Khanna and Maheep Kapoor's designed outfit, actress Katrina Kaif stuns everyone with her breathtakingly gorgeous avatar. The actress seemed to be in happy and chirpy mood as she interacted with the media and posed for media with her beautiful smile.
Riteish With Wife Genelia
One of the most adorable couple of the tinsel town, Riteish Deshmukh and Genelia D'Souza were also spotted at the event, interacting with the media person. Though their little bundle of joy, Riaan Deshmukh was missing from the event.