Rani cancels Cannes visit due to father's sickness

Owing to father Ram Mukherjee’s sickness, versatile actress Rani Mukherjee had cancelled her debut appearance at the Cannes film festival. She was all geared to attend the event but sudden break down of father’s health makes Rani cancel her first trip to Cannes.

Rani Mukherjee was fully prepared to attend the event. She even zeroed in on a Sabyasachi sari. Ask Rani about missing out on the opportunity to be at Cannes and she says, “It is disappointing to not be able to make my debut at the Cannes this year, but there’s always a next time. I don’t want to be thousands of miles away in a foreign country, when I know that my dad needs me to be beside him. I have cancelled all my outdoor assignments. I will be beside my dad the whole time.”

Rani is a doting daughter and she has proved it. She will be by her father’s side till 20th of this month. “There is an outdoor schedule coming up during the end of this month and I think I will be able to make it to that by then,” she says.