Acting and modelling can be considered as two different sides of the same coin. It is the world of glamour and fame.
Today we are here with the list of renowned faces of TV industry who started their journey with modelling and participated in big banner beauty pageants. It`s time for us to look further and find how they looked back then. Few are seriously surprising.
- Mihika Verma.
Mihika Verma famous model and actress, won the Miss India International title in 2004 and represented India in the Miss International 2004 competition. She became popular on tv for her role as Mihika in “Ye Hai Mohabbatein”.
2. Gauhar Khan.
Famous ex BigBoss winner and popular from the roles in films like Ishaqzaade, Fever and Badrinath Ki Dulhania Miss.Gauhar Khan is in our list at no. 2. She is younger sister of Nigaar Khan. At the age of 18, she participated in Femina Miss India contest where she came fourth and won the Miss Talented title.
3. Divyanka Tripathi
Ishi Maa from Ye Hai Mohabbatein also known as Divyanka came into to fame by playing a dual role in Zee TV’s serial Banoo Main Teri Dulhann. But, before entering this television world, she participated in Pantene Zee Teen Queen in 2003 and won the title of Miss Beautiful Skin.
4. Smriti Irani
She might be in a very highly acclaimed position today, but Smriti also started her career with a beauty pageant. Not every one know but alongside Gauri Pradhan, she was one of the ten finalists at Miss India in the year 1998.
5. Asmita Sood
Famous Model and Actress Asmita has endorsed approximately 40 brands till now. She also participated at the 2011 Femina Miss India, and ended up as one of the finalists.