Our growing coverage of International film and celebrity continues today with the winners of the Miss Kerala beauty pageant. This year’s winner, Archana Nair, and many of the other contestants will surely be actress candidates for Bollywood’s thriving movie business.
Though not a huge pageant compared with those in the United States and elsewhere, the Vivel variant does showcase some of the most beautiful and talented ladies on the sub-continent. Many of the stories today, have pointed out this “movie star” component of the pageant, and judging from the new Miss Kerala, there is no reason this should not be the case.
Many Miss Kerala winners and contestants have gone on to successful modeling, acting and media careers. As the contest and Indian media and entertainment have grown, contestants have seen greater and greater notoriety and opportunity as well. Here are some past contestants, along with a video highlights from this year’s competition.
Late breaking rumor from Bollywood has it that winner Archana Nair just may have a nice contract waiting for her including a film deal for at least one upcoming production. Given the career paths of the former Miss Kerala winners, and some of the runners up, this comes as no surprise. We will update as soon as our sources reveal any news. Until then congratulations to all the contestants and we look forward to seeing Archana again on the big screen.