Shabana Azmi — who turns 72 on Sunday, September 18 — made a splash on the Toronto International Film Festival as she walked the purple carpet on the world premiere of her new movie What’s Love Got To Do With It.

The movie sees her reunite together with her Masoom Director (and someday boyfriend) Shekhar Kapur together with a number of worldwide stars.

Emma Thompson, who performs a pivotal position within the movie, didn’t attend the occasion.



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Shabana mingles with forged members Lily James — bear in mind Lady Rose MacClare from Downtown Abbey? — in addition to Pakistani actress Sajal Aly, who performed Sridevi’s daughter in Mom.



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Shabana updates us, ‘Red carpet TIFF for the premiere of Shekhar Kapur’s Whats love acquired To do With It acquired 2 standing ovations .. individuals laughed individuals cried and the response was overwhelming ! Bravo#Jemima Khan #Lily James #Sajal Aly and above all #Shekhar Kapur. We missed the great Emma Thompson and Shahzad Ali.’




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Asim Chaudhry, Nitin Sawhney, Naughty Boy, Jemima Khan, Lily James, Shekhar Kapur, Shabana Azmi, Sajal Aly, Jeff Mirza and company on the screening.

Nitin Sawhney has composed the music, that includes songs sung by Rahat Fateh Ali Khan and Kanika Kapoor.



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The movie has been written by Jemima Khan — Imran Khan’s former spouse and the mom of his two sons is seen above with Shekhar Kapoor — and tells the story of documentary film-maker and relationship app addict Zoe (Lily James), who meets an countless stream of Mr Wrongs, a lot to her mom’s (Emma Thompson) dismay.

When her neighbour (Shazad Latif) tells her about his upcoming organized marriage, Zoe wonders if it should assist her discover real love too.



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Shabana adjustments right into a black outfit with a touch of gold.

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