Anurag Kashyap reveals why he chose Sunny Leone for Kennedy

Sunny Leone stars in Anurag Kashyap's film Kennedy

Leone attends the Cannes Film Festival for the film's premiere

Anurag chose Sunny for her life experiences and ability to portray her character

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Sunny's character in Kennedy has not been fully revealed

Anurag said, "I needed a woman over 40, who is sexualised by men around her, men who are in their 50s and 60s."

During the audition, Anurag sought opinions from office members on Sunny's suitability for the role