17/05/2012 08:03 BST

Willow Smith Debuts Red Buzzcut At Cannes

She whips her hair back and... oh. What the heck happened to Willow Smith's hair that she so loved to whip back and forth?

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Will Smith's daughter debuted a bright red buzzcut as she arrived in Cannes with her mum Jada Pinkett Smith yesterday.

Willow's appearance at the film fest comes hot on the heels of the news that she is to star in a remake of Annie.

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Brit actress Emma Thompson is currently writing the script for a new version of the hit musical, which will also feature new music written by Jay-Z.

The film - set in modern day New York - is being produced by Will Smith who Emma is currently starring alongside in Men In Black 3.

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Speaking about working with Will on the project, Emma told BBC News: "I know Will from before because I did a little bit on I Am Legend with him and we got on very well."

She also confirmed that Willow will be playing Annie, "that's if she doesn't get too tall".