Nomzamo Mbatha. Picture: Instagram

Local actress Nomzamo Mbatha jetted off to Cannes Film Festival in France over the weekend and snapped a few pics with some famous faces. 

Mbatha was at a L'Oreal event at the prestigious film festival where she not only bumped into Dame Helen Mirren but also Bollywood star Aishwarya Rai at the Hotel Martinez. 

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The L'Oreal SA hair brand advocate also attending the Fashion For Relief Gala founded and hosted by supermodel Naomi Campbell the following day. 

Empowering #children and creating awareness. ❣️ The Queen of Fashion ✨@iamnaomicampbell United her Friends for @fashion4relief #Cannes2018 to support children in need. ❣️ Don’t miss the LIVE 🔛 🎥 from #redcarpet, #Backstage and Highlights of this Star-studded affair to raise money. 💛 🙏🏾 146 million children growing up without school.🙏🏾 Check out our stories over next days ! Supporting @savechildrenuk @timesupnow “Thanks to my amazing team and dedication. “ - #naomicampbell ❣️🙏🏾 @carlabruniofficial @bellahadid @natasupernova • • • #fashionforrelief #FFR #fashion4relief #naomi #savethechildren #racetoequality #giveback #workhard @kendalljenner #giving #charity #Cannes #Cannes2018 #filmfestival

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Local queer artist Nakhane, who starred in the international award-winning local film 'Inxeba(The Wound)', also attended the film festival walking the red carpet and attending the premiere of 'Ash Is Purest White' while wearing local designer Rich Mnisi.