Bollywood Actresses Won Beauty Pageants:
There’s no denying the fact that Bollywood is a huge follower of Beauty Pageants. You would have noticed that most of the Indian actresses are other miss world or Miss universe or they have been a part of such pageants in past. Even though acting has nothing to do with “beauty” but still Bollywood seems to be fascinated with the model looking actresses for their films. You will be amazed to know about these talented actresses who have won these beauty pageants before entering into Bollywood.
1. Zeenat Aman
Known for her bold looks and breathtaking performance in ‘Dum Maaro Dum’ number in 1971, She started her career in acting and modeling after winning the title of Miss India Asia Pacific. Her good looks along with her talent were always appreciated. She was one most lovable actors of the Bollywood industry during the 80s and 90s.
2. Juhi Chawla
Her good looks and charming personality makes her look more beautiful and radiant with each passing year. Before her debut movie opposite Aamir Khan in ‘Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak’, she was crowned as Miss India 1984.
3. Aishwarya Rai
One of the most beautiful and suave actresses, Aishwarya Rai, was the winner of the Miss World crown in 1994. After her win, she started her career in Bollywood as an actor. With her good looks and insane talent, she has been In more than 40 films.
4. Sushmita Sen
There are no words to describe how alluring her personality is. Sushmita Sen made the country proud by winning the Miss Universe title. She participated in the same pageant where Aishwarya was crown the title of Miss World, and Sushmita became the Miss Universe, 1994.
5. Lara Dutta
Lara Dutta won the title of Miss Universe in 2000. After that, she chooses acting as her career, and Andaaz became her first movie.
6. Priyanka Chopra
International fame, Priyanka Chopra, is an inspiration for millions of people out there, she is not only a great actor but also actively involved in campaigns to make the world a better place. She started her journey in Bollywood after she was crowned Miss World in 2000.
7. Dia Mirza
Dia Mirza is among one of the most alluring personalities in Bollywood. This beautiful actress won Miss Asia Pacific in 2000 and made her debut with her superhit Rehna Hai Terre Dil Men’ in 2001.