Elle Fanning Recreated the Prom She Missed Out On at Cannes 2016



There’s prom — and then there’s Cannes. Elle Fanning had to miss her senior prom to promote her latest film, The Neon Demon, at the 69th annual Cannes Film Festival. But there is a happy ending here!

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The 18-year-old actress’ date flew across the pond and over to France to help her recreate the pivotal high school event, complete with a classic prom photo. “?Reliving my Senior Prom!” Fanning captioned the shot via Instagram on Monday, May 23. “Thank you, @basquitwat for flying out since I could not be home and making our prom night one to remember forever! #ProminCannes #PromontheRedCarpet”

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Also ebbing any heartbreak? Her amazing couture dress! Fanning modeled a blush-hued Zuhair Murad Couture dress with floral embroidery and visible corseting both on the red carpet and for her upgraded “prom photo.” Adding even more glitz, she accessorized with Tiffany & Co. jewels, including a diamond and tourmaline necklace and multiple eye-popping cocktail rings.

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Elle Fanning attends the 'Neon Demon' premiere during the 69th annual Cannes Film Festival. George Pimentel/WireImage

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The Maleficent actress had quite the glamorous run in Cannes, including a stop at the fest’s annual amfAR Gala, where she spun around in a plunging Valentino dress embroidered with peacock feathers.

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