[Video] Katrina, Rani, Preity: Who wore what at Yashji’s birthday
Pamela Chopra hosted a grand party to mark late filmmaker Yash Chopra’s birthday with Shahrukh Khan and nine dazzling actresses who starred in Yashji’s movies graced the occasion. Rekha, Sridevi, Madhuri Dixit, Juhi Chawla, Rani Mukherjee, Preity Zinta, Katrina Kaif, Anushka Sharma and Parineeti Chopra along with Shahrukh Khan walked the ramp to celebrate Yash Chopra’s 81st birthday and his exceptional work. The actresses mostly wore ethnic outfits.
Anushka Sharma kick-start the event. She paid tribute to veteran actress Nargis Fakhri. She donned a a black sari with red bindi. Parineeti Chopra dressed in heavy embroided red ghahra and choli with matching jewelry and paid tribute to Madhubala.
Evergreen beauty Rekha took the ramp on fire as she grooved on the ramp and delivered the famous dialogue from ‘Silsila’, 'Main Aur Meri Tanhaai' and later danced to 'Yeh Kaha Aa Gaye Hum'.
The Chandni lady Sridevi dressed in heavy ornamented ghagra and matching jewelry and walked the ramp. The ‘Darr’ actress Juhi Chawla wore a white and red semi chiffon ghagra while the dhak dhak lady Madhuri Dixit looked elegant in transparent black saree with sleeveless blouse.
Rani donned pink ghagra choli with golden nathni (nose ring) minus other
jewelry, while Preity walked wearing white lehenga choli with typical Kashmiri
jewellery. Last but not the least to walk the ramp was Katrina Kaif who look spectacular
in brownish and cream ghagra choli.
Shahrukh Khan took the center stage in a black suit and every actress delivered a small speech remembering Yash Chopra after the ramp walk.
Rani Mukherjee was in tears remembering Yash Chopra. She said: "Yash uncle I miss you a lot...please forgive me for not making cake for you last year as I was busy with my commitments...I miss you and we all love you."
Yash Chopra died suddenly on October 21 last
year due to dengue. He was 80.