Models from Bangalore have often ventured into Bollywood and some of them even have made it big in the Hindi film industry. Anushka Sharma, Deepika Padukone and Lara Dutta have become household names and have created a niche for themselves in the B-Town.
Now, yet another lass is ready to enter Bollywood. Nicole Faria, the winner of Miss Earth 2010, is the latest one, who is ready to make her debut in Hindi films and to follow the footsteps of Anushka and Deepika. She has been signed to play one of the female leads in Divya Khosla Kumar's yet-to-be-titled directorial debut, which is currently under production.
Nicole has confirmed the news and said that she will be playing one of the five leading ladies in the forthcoming Bollywood movie. It is an urban-centric film that has college-based story. The shooting of the movie has already been started in South Africa.
"The film features two schools and has a lot of good looking people. The protagonists are from these two schools, one with Indian students and the other with foreigners. It is going to be a musical, with a lot of peppy tunes," says a source to the Times of India. Continue reading on the slideshow...
Nicole To Follow Anushka-Deepika's Success Story
The daily also adds that the film belongs to a new college genre just like Karan Johar's Student of The Year.
Nicole Faria, who was the first woman from India to win Miss Earth, has reportedly undergone a short course in acting.
The budding actress has already joined the shoots in South Africa and she is very excited to be part of the Hindi movie.
Fan Of Ambi And Puneet
However, Nicole Faria is interested to act in Kannada films. The actress is a fan of Ambareesh and Puneet Rajkumar.
Ambi's Son Abhishek
The interesting part of the story is that she was linked up with Ambareesh's son Abhishek. In 2011, Lankesh Patrike had reported that Abhishek was with her on a foreign tour.