Big B turns showstopper for designer Vikram Phadnis


Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan turned showstopper for designer Vikram Phadnis who organised a grand fashion show to celebrate his 25 years in the fashion industry.

The ‘Wazir’ actor looks royal in a red Indian attire as he walked the ramp at the big night. His wife Jaya Bachan and daughter Shweta Bachchan Nanda were also present to cheer for him. They wore colour co-ordinated dresses. While Jaya Bachchan sported a red salwar suit, Shweta looked stunning in a red off-shoulder dress.

Big B also shared about the event on his Twitter page. "T 2115 - A day in the life of AB .. endorsement shoot in the early morn ..then walking ramp for Vikram Fadnis. The event saw celebs put in their best efforts to dress and look stunning," he posted.

Vikram started off as a fashion choreographer and then ventured into designing. He simultaneously started designing clothes for films and got his first break with 1996 film ‘Hindustani’. In these two decades, the 48-year-old designer has designed for almost every top actor of the industry including Priyanka Chopra, Katrina Kaif, Kareena Kapoor and others.

Vikram’s 25th anniversary show held at the lawns of JW Marriot Hotel in Sahar, Mumbai was also attended by a host of celebrities. Shah Rukh Khan’s wife Gauri Khan was gorgeous in a beige sari and a golden clutch to go with it. Malaika Arora Khan, who is a close friend of the designer, looked gorgeous in a strapless white, while her sister Amrita Arora Ladak was dressed in a peach suit.

Sooraj Pancholi was spotted with his mother Zarina Wahab, while his ‘Hero’ co-star Athiya Shetty was with her family – father Sunil Shetty, mother Mana and brother Aahan. Retiesh Deshmukh arrived with wife Genelia who was sporting her baby bump. Sushant Singh Rajput and his long time girlfriend Ankita Lokhande were also spotted. Shamita Shetty was seen with her mother Sunanda Shetty.

Veteran actress Padmini Kholapure, Juhi Chawla, Sushmita Sen, Boman Irani with his wife Zenobia Irani, Mugdha Godse, Bhumi Pednakar, Ayushmann Khurrana, Kriti Sanon, Zareen Khan, Gauhar Khan were also among other celebrities who attended the show.