Entertainment Gallery Sonam Kapoor’s first red carpet appearance at Cannes 2016, see latest pics In her first red carpet appearance at the Cannes 2016, Neerja actress Sonam Kapoor looked stunning. In her first red carpet appearance at the Cannes Film Festival this year, Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor looked stunning. She wore a Ralph & Russo's white elaborate gown. This is Sonam's sixth year at the Cannes Film Festival. Her latest film "Neerja", a biopic on braveheart flight attendant Neerja Bhanot, will be screened in the Marche du Film here. The actress shared her photos from the event on her social platforms as well. "Amaze!!! @ralphandrusso saree inspired gown! @RheaKapoor @lorealparis @thehouseofpixels," she tweeted. Sonam will also be a part of the prestigious amfAR gala on May 19. Her Indian counterpart Aishwarya Rai Bachchan walked the red carpet on May 13 and 14. This year marked the former Miss World's 15th visit to the French Riviera. Actress Sonam Kapoor looked elegant in a black and blue sari at the 69th Cannes Film Festival in her earlier appearance for press interviews. Actresses Sonam Kapoor (L) and Araya A. Hargate pose on the red carpet ahead of the screening of the film "Mal de pierres" (From the Land of the Moon) in competition at the 69th Cannes Film Festival. While father Anil Kapoor wished actress Sonam Kapoor, all the best for the ongoing Cannes film Festival, sister-desinger Rhea Kapoor took to her instagram to share Sonam’s look. It will be interesting to see her when she appears next on the red carpet today.