Halle Berry is the latest to join the band of international stars who have donned the Indian outfit and got an Indianised avatar. In the latest movie of Halle Berry named “Cloud Atlas” which also stars actor Tom Hanks, the Hollywood actress was seen in a bright red sari in the trailer of the movie. “Cloud Atlas” is a sci-fi flick, and this trailer of the film where Halle is seen wearing a saree has come as a pleasant surprise to one and all.
Halle Berry was seen draped In the traditional Indian outfit, a red saree with bangles made up of glass on her hands and mehndi. She very much looks like an Indian bride in the pictures. There was much excitement among the fans about the trailer of the movie. “Cloud Atlas” is based on the novel of the same name published in 2004, and is an epic drama. The book is written by the famous author of Britain David Mitchell.
In the novel, readers get to read six stories which starts in a remote corner of South Pacific from the nineteenth century to future which is distant and post-apocalyptic. The film has been scripted and written by Lana and Andy Wachowski of the Matrix fame. The movie also stars Hugh Grant and Susan Sarandon. It is set to be released on this October 26th.
Halle Berry plays an Indian character in this movie. The film has stories which are set in different time or age and at different places.
In the recent past, we witnessed international celebrities like Lady Gaga, Pamela Anderson, Oprah Winfrey, Paris Hilton donning the six-yard wonder. The love for traditional Indian outfit inspired the French luxury collection Hermes to launch an entirely new range of sarees. Now it is Halle Berry to scorch the silver screen with her Indian looks.
Film director Anil Sharma is happy to see international divas sporting sarees on various occasions. Not only does it promote the Indian culture and ethics but also brings a variety in the wardrobe. While film maker Alankrita Srivastava asks if the international divas really enjoy wearing sarees!
Well we really would not be able to answer to Alankrita, but hope the divas of Hollywood has a positive answer to the question. But the Hollywood hottie Halle Berry indeed looks ravishing in the red bridal saree with a nose pin and red glass bangles and mehndi on her hands.