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Beauty queen turned actress Kylie Verzosa made a surprise appearance on the opening day of the 2023 Cannes Film Festival.
The Miss International 2016 was present for the premiere of this year's opening film "Jeanne du Barry" by Maiwenn, Johnny Depp's comeback movie where he stars as King Louis XV opposite the director who portrays the titular character.
Sources say the beauty queen was personally invited by the Cannes organizing team to attend the premiere.
She is the first Filipino to ever walk a red carpet premiere ceremony on the festival's opening day.
Versoza walked the red carpet steps of Cannes in a black couture gown by Mark Bumgarner.
"Dream come true," Kylie said in an Instagram post with photos of her on the Cannes steps. "It was so surreal."