Daily Archives: September 29, 2011
Dia Mirza Handrich nicknamed Dee and more popularly known as Dia Mirza, (born on December 9, 1981)is a Indian model and actress who appears in Bollywood films. She was a second runner up at Femina Miss India, 2000 and was subsequently sent to Miss Asia Pacific, 2000, where she won. She completed the hat-trick of India winning international pageants in the year 2000 (Lara Dutta won the Miss Universe title and Priyanka Chopra won the Miss World title in the same year) when she won the Miss Asia Pacific title on 3 December 2000 in Manila, Philippines, also making her the first Indian contestant to win this title in 29 years. The actress along with her boyfriend Sahil Sangha and good friend Zayed Khan has started her own production house, Born Free Entertainment,and is making the first film Love Breakups Zindagi under the banner.
Shamim Ara Nipa is usually regarded as the most famous female dancer from Bangladesh. She got her first lesson in dancing at Arts Council of Kishoreganj District. Later she received training at Bulbul Academy of Fine Arts.
She also received special training on choreography at the National Performing Arts Academy of China She has participated in many dance performances in and outside Bangladesh. She has also acted in a few television dramas.