Mumbai, Sep 27 IANS | 11 months ago

A tribute to late Yash Chopra on his 81st birth anniversary was star-studded, with nine actresses - Rekha, Sridevi, Madhuri Dixit, Juhi Chawla, Rani Mukherjee, Preity Zinta, Katrina Kaif, Anushka Sharma and Parineeti Chopra participating along with Shah Rukh Khan.


The event was organised by his widow, Pamela Chopra.

The event kickstarted with Anushka Sharma walking the ramp as she paid tribute to late Nargis Dutt. Anushka donned a black sari with red bindi, while Parineeti Chopra, dressed in a heavy red ghagra choli, paid tribute to Madhubala .

The third actress was the evergreen beauty Rekha who walked the ramp in an elegant sari, while Sridevi, who is always remembered as the "Chandni" girl, donned a white semi ghagra sari with silver work all over and heavy jewelry.

Juhi wore a white and red semi chiffon ghagra, while Madhuri wore a transparent black saree with sleeveless blouse.

he outfits donned by the models and actresses were a blend of vibrant colors, sequenced hand work, dhakai arts, Kashmiri work among others.

Rani donned pink ghagra choli with golden nathni (nose ring) minus other jewelry, while Preity walked wearing white lehenga choli with typical Kashmiri jewellery.The last actress to walk the ramp was Katrina who look stunning in brownish and cream ghagra choli.

Shah Rukh, who was the only actor to be part of this event, was in a black suit. Everyone gave a small speech remembering Yash Chopra post the show.

(Posted on 28-09-2013)