amfAR Cannes Gala Red Carpet Photos 2016
amfAR’s 23rd Cinema Against AIDS Gala took place on Thursday in Cannes with a star-studded guest list, and Gossip Cop has all the red carpet photos. The annual event aims to raise money for HIV/AIDS research. Check out the pictures below!
Among those at the gala this year were Katy Perry, Orlando Bloom, Heidi Klum, Uma Thurman, Bella Hadid, Elle Fanning, Alessandra Ambrosio, Helen Mirren, Kirsten Dunst, Paris Hilton, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Adriana Lima, Petra Nemcova and Mischa Barton. Also in attendance were the event’s co-chairs Sharon Stone, Kevin Spacey, Milla Jovovich, Adrien Brody, Carine Roitfeld, and Harvey Weinstein. Leonardo DiCaprio gave a speech to patrons, and in addition to walking the red carpet in a stunning red Marchesa lace dress, Perry also performed at the gala in a glittering gold ensemble.
According to the organization’s website, the annual gala is responsible for raising more than $170 million for life-saving research, and helps to keep the battle against AIDS in the spotlight. The event was first chaired by the late Elizabeth Taylor in 1993, who was the group’s Founding International Chairman Dame. Other notable previous chairs includ Madonna, George Clooney, Matt Damon, Nicole Kidman, Robert De Niro and Elton John. Check out the red carpet photos from the 2016 amfAR Cannes Gala below!