Hollywood stars like Will Smith and Jessica Chastain, as well as up-and-coming German director Maren Ade, will help choose the winners of the Golden Palms in May. The Cannes Film Festival has announced its jury.
Actor Will Smith and fellow Hollywood stars Jessica Chastain and Fan Bingbing are part of the nine-member jury that decides on who wins the prestigious Palme d'Or award this year at the famed Cannes Film Festival.
Other panelists include Germany's Oscar-nominated director Maren Ade,South Korean director Park Chan-wook, and Italy's Paolo Sorrentino. French writer, singer and director Agnes Jaoui and Oscar-winning French-Lebanese composer Gabriel Yared complete the jury line-up.