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Walking the red carpet at Cannes, Shuvoo skims the zenith

Published : 22 May 2022 07:13 PM

Walking on the glamorous and prestigious red carpet of the 75th Cannes Film festival was like the utmost fulfillment of life, said popular Bangladeshi actor Arifin Shuvoo.

The Dhallywood actor walked on the red carpet dressed in a white tuxedo by Dapper Bespoke on the fourth day of the festival Saturday. After his glamorous appearance at the red carpet, the actor told Bangladeshi journalists, “It was like touching something out of a dream. I am grateful to my fans, audience, director and producer for bringing me this far. I’ll try to maintain the trust they have shown in me.”

On Thursday May 19, the trailer of his film titled ‘Mujib: The Making of a Nation’ as launched in the Marché du Film Commercial Branch at the Indian pavilion of the festival.

Directed by eminent Indian filmmaker Shyam Benegal, the highly-anticipated biopic film is a joint production of Bangladesh and India. 

The film is currently going through a long VFX process said the director while updating the media.

Alongside Arifin Shuvoo as Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, "Mujib: The Making of a Nation" stars Nusrat Imrose Tisha as Sheikh Fazilatunnessa Mujib, Nusraat Faria Mazhar as Sheikh Hasina, Riaz Ahmed as Tajuddin Ahmed, and Elina Shammi as Begum Khaleda Zia, among others.

The film is slated for release in September 2022.