Bhumi Pednekar earns Face of Asia honour at Busan International Film Festival

The 24th Busan International Film Festival has been all things special for Bhumi Pednekar! The actor who is in South Korea for the screening of her upcoming film ‘Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitaare’ has bagged the Face of Asia award at the Festival.

Celebrations seemed to have doubled for the star as she will be returning home with a new honour. Sharing the happy news on Instagram, the 30-year old also posted a picture of her flaunting her glass trophy in an elegant looking Reem Acra grey and beige gown.

“Thank you for this honour – Face Of Asia Busan International Film Festival and Marie Claire mag.This award has only motivated me to work harder,”

she wrote alongside the picture. Thanking the film’s writer and director Alankrita Srivastava, co-star Konkona Sensharma and producer Ekta Kapoor, the ‘Dum Laga Ke Haisha‘ debutant added, “Thank you Alankrita for making me your kitty. Dolly Di Konkona and Ekta Kapoor, Ruchikaa Kapoor for making this film happen.” “Busan has been all things special,” she concluded. The film was screened at the festival which commenced on Thursday, October 3 and will culminate on October 12. The upcoming film, which also stars Vikrant Massey and Amol Parashar in pivotal roles, follows the story of two cousins (Bhumi and Konkona). (ANI)