The Cannes Film Festival is known for it’s glitz, glamour, celebrities and movies, but last night it came with torrential rain.
Leonardo DiCaprio and Carey Mulligan were among the celebs determined not to let the rain dampen the screening of their iconic 20s movie, The Great Gatsby.
Baz Luhrmann’s adaptation of F Scott Fitzgerald’s classic novel opened this year’s Cannes Film Festival, and Hollywood’s elite donned their glitziest gowns and sharpest suits for the occasion.
DiCaprio, Mulligan and Nicole Kidman were among the A List stars who were left drenched and clutching onto umbrellas for dear life on Wednesday night as they made their way across the sodden red carpet.
Nicole Kidman joked how she didn't mind the weather
Leonardo passed his umbrella to Elizabeth Debicki
Carey Mulligan clutched her umbrella as she tried to shield her couture Dior gown from the rain
Joel Edgerton and Baz Luhrmann attended the Opening Ceremony and The Great Gatsby Premiere during the 66th Annual Cannes Film Festival
Frieda Pinto added a splash of colour to the damp and dreary weather
Model Cindy Crawford looked immaculate in her dress as she delicately held it up from the soggy carpet