ApunKaChoice : Bollywood

HOME | SCOOP!! & NEWS | INTERVIEWS

'Ekta has all it takes to win Miss Universe crown'


Sat, Jul 04, 2009 11:45 IST

Ekta Choudhary Miss India-Universe Ekta Choudhary is all set for the Miss Universe pageant which will be held in Bahamas. Fashion designer Ritu Kumar , who's designing Ekta's outfits for the pageant, says the girl has all it takes to win the crown.

The 58th Miss Universe contest will begin from the first week of August and conclude with a gala finale at the Atlantis Paradise Island, in Nassau, Bahamas on August 23, 2009. India's contestant Ekta Choudhary has been perseveringly preparing for the pageant and is nearly ready.

The 5-foot-9-inch tall beauty has confidence, style, panache and intelligence to bring back the coveted crown, thinks designer Ritu Kumar.




"Every contestant is different and so is Ekta. She is tall, beautiful and confident enough to bring the crown back and make us proud," Kumar is quoted by a news agency.

Ekta is not a typical Indian beauty. She has short hair and has got five tattoos but Ritu Kumar says that it goes very well with her look.

"In Indian attire, she looks like a royal princess of the (nineteen) sixties. She has a perfect mix of Indian beauty and international style and I don't have any problem with her short hair," Kumar said.

Choudhary will carry approximately 40 dresses for the month-long pageant at the Bahamas. She will be one of 75 contestants from different countries across the world.

Ritu Kumar says that almost every dress that Ekta wears at the pageant, including western wear, will have an Indian touch.

"Western clothes would be minimal and the colour palette has all hues from India starting from burgundy, bottle green and pastel shades. When people think about India, they think about colours. So, there would be a riot of colours," Kumar said.

The last Indian to win the Miss Universe crown was Lara Dutta in year 2000.

(With quotes from IANS)



You Might Also Like
Ekta Choudhary
Download Ritu Kumar wallpapers and view latest videos and clips
Download Lara Dutta wallpapers and view latest videos and clips







Now Trending : Salman Khan | Shahrukh Khan | Ranbir Kapoor | Priyanka Chopra Aishwarya Rai | Katrina Kaif | Kareena Kapoor | Priyanka Chopra | Alia Bhatt | Surveen Chawla | New Hindi Movies

Snapshot: Shahid Kapoor celebrates Rakhi with sister Sanah
Shahid and Sanah celebrate Raksha Bandhan
Pix: Shah Rukh Khan wraps up ‘Dilwale’ song shoot with Kajol in Iceland
Pix: Salman Khan celebrates Rakhi with sister
Katrina Kaif says her blood boils on being called Ranbir’s girlfriend!
Gorgeous Jacqueline Fernandez covers Cine Blitz
Do you like Sidharth Malhotra’s quaint look for ‘Baar Baar Dekho’
Esha Gupta brings sexy back as Maxim cover girl
Salman Khan chops Sooraj Pancholi-Athiya Shetty kiss from ‘Hero’
Watch Bollywood’s first stop-motion song: ‘Lip To Lip De Kissiyan’ has Imran, Kangana on kissing spree
You won’t believe what Katrina Kaif said about her marriage plan with Ranbir Kapoor
Check out the new title of Katrina Kaif, Sidharth Malhotra’s movie ‘Kal Jisne Dekha’
Watch song: 'Khoya Khoya' from 'Hero' tugs at your heartstrings
Hollywood Reporter names Priyanka Chopra as one of the top 10 TV stars to watch out for
All is well in my paradise: John Abraham
'Phantom' movie review: A revenge you wish was smarter

AKC HOT INDEX

ECARDS > Valentines Day, New Year, Diwali, Birthday, Valentines, Love, Christmas
CardWeaver.com > Birthday, Holi

MOVIES


celebs wallpapers the celeb A-Z
who's in Freida Pinto | Anushka Sharma | Katrina Kaif | Deepika Padukone | Ranbir Kapoor | Dev Patel | Aishwarya Rai | Abhishek Bachchan | Imran Khan | Shahrukh Khan | Salman Khan | Aamir Khan | Hrithik Roshan | Akshay Kumar | Zayed Khan | Saif Ali Khan | John Abraham | Shahid Kapur | Kareena Kapoor | Vidya Balan | Priyanka Chopra | Rani Mukherjee | Mallika Sherawat | Bipasha Basu | Preity Zinta | Kajol | Neha Dhupia | Sameera Reddy | Juhi Chawla | Karisma Kapoor | Madhuri Dixit | Chitrangada Singh | Payal Rohatgi | Sneha Ullal | Mahima Chaudhary | Meghna Naidu | Rakhi Sawant | Bhumika Chawla | Lisa Ray | Dimple Kapadia | Ayesha Takia | Dia Mirza | Sushmita Sen | Amisha Patel | Esha Deol | Amrita Rao | Amrita Arora | Genelia D'Souza | Arjun Rampal | Amitabh Bachchan | Vivek Oberoi | Raima Sen | Riya Sen | Rekha | Rimi Sen | Nigar Khan | Tanushree Dutta | Yana Gupta | Shilpa Shetty | Celina Jaitley | Sonam Kapoor | Neha Oberoi | Nisha Rawal | Manjari Fadnis | Kamal Haasan | Rajnikant | Asin | Sanjay Dutt | Shahid Kapoor | Sherlyn Chopra | Farhan Akhtar | Prachi Desai | Mandira Bedi | Shahana Goswami | Konkona Sen Sharma | Kangana Ranaut | Mugdha Godse | Masumeh Makhija | Minissha Lamba | Nandana Sen | Malaika Arora | Shweta Kumar | Namitha | Kalki Koechlin | Mahi Gill | Shakeela | Lara Dutta | A R Rahman | Trisha | Shruti Haasan | Neetu Chandra | Shriya Saran | Padma Lakshmi | Emma Watson | Kelly Clarkson | Britney Spears | Anne Hathaway | Anjana Sukhani | Tila Tequila | Soha Ali Khan | Priyamani | Sonal Chauhan | Vaishali Desai | Jackky Bhagnani | Kristen Stewart | Robert Pattinson | Neil Nitin Mukesh | Shiney Ahuja | more...