‘AMELIE’ actress Audrey Tautou host opening and closing ceremonies of 2013 Cannes Film Festival.

French actress Audrey Tautou, best known for the 2001 film Amelie, will host the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2013 Cannes Film Festival next month. The opening ceremony of the 66th Cannes Film Festival will take place on May 15 with the closing ceremony on May 26, pay-TV operator Canal+ said.

Director Steven Spielberg has already been announced as the head of the festival jury.     –TG