Two-time Academy award nominee and winner of best actress
at the Cannes and Berlin film festivals, Isabelle Adjani,
is in Mumbai to shoot her first Hindi film, Preity Zinta's
Ishkq in Paris.
is said that it wasn't easy getting an actress of such
international repute on board. However, with Zinta around,
director Prem Raj's international connections came in
handy. It took him a few visits to France to convince
Adjani, who was eventually impressed with the script
it is said, doesn't really have an extended cameo
but there are quite a few powerful scenes where Adjani
and Zinta share the same frame.
in Paris, a passionate love story set against the
backdrop of Paris' high-flying fashion world, is scheduled
for a September release.