Cheryl Cole Lights Up The 2011 Cannes Film Festival Red Carpet

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These were snapped earlier today at the “Habemus Papam” film premiere.

This is some amazing way to announce Cheryl Cole’s impending arrival to the U.S. as the proud host of Simon Cowell’s new show “The X Factor.” It was announced just last week that Cheryl would join the judging panel, alongside Paula, Antonio “L.A.” Reid & of course, Simon himself. The show started taping earlier this week, so it was a great idea to her fly to Cannes for marketing purposes.

As for the premiere she’s attending: The Italian film title translates to “We Have a Pope” and it’s written, directed, AND produced by Nanni Moretti (anybody know this person?). It’s in competition for the the Palme d’Or Award. Check the trailer below:


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UPDATE!! We’re assuming these she wore the tight silver dress to an event later in the evening held at the Palais de Festivals. How the hell did she fit into that outfit? God damn!
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