Aishwarya to Have Lunch with French Prez


New Delhi: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will take a break from her filming schedule to head to Delhi for Republic Day. The actress has been invited to share a meal with the French president, Francois Hollande, on January 26 in the capital.

Aishwarya got the invitation from the ambassador of France, Francois Richier, to have lunch with Hollande, who is India’s chief guest at this year’s Republic Day celebrations. A source close to the actress says that Ash is the only actor invited for the event, which is supposed to be a small gathering with only a handful of guests in attendance. The actress, currently shooting for the Sarbjit Singh biopic and a regular face of Bollywood at Cannes, will be representing Indian cinema at the do.