Model and actress Seema Bedi,39, has been selected as Mrs India Queen 2014 western zone finalist after a tough round of auditions in Mumbai. Two more models and one first-time-mom were among the runners-up. All the results will be announced at the finale to be held later this month.
About 30 models and first-timers from Mumbai, Pune, Nagpur and Goa, including many young moms participated in the semi final round auditions which were held last week in Mumbai. Selections for the Mrs India Queen were first held over a month ago when about 70 participants signed up online for the event.
The judges for the semi-final round included Bollywood photographers Raju Asrani and Camaal Mustafa Sikander, graphics expert Dilip Soni and fashion designer, publicist and editor of IndyaNewz.com Flynn Remedios. The finals of the Mrs India Queen 2014 will be held in Mumbai this month end. About 20 semi-finalists are expected to participate in the event from different parts of India. 12 finalists will be selected to participate in the finale on the same day.
Seema Bedi who is a trained cosmetologist and grooming and beauty expert has been acting for the last few years. She has featured in serials like Love Dosti Dua on Big Magic, Sai Baba on Sony TV, Bhabhi on Star Plus, Savdhan India on Life Ok, Gumrah on Chanel V and in films like Boys toh Boys hein, Faans and Tere Sang to name a few. In addition to this she has done several other episodic roles in numerous projects on Zee, Sony, Colors, Life Ok and other channels. She has been modeling for the last 15 years and has appeared in hundreds of ads for names and brands like LIC, Dabur, etc.
Seema Bedi will also be part of the FMN Fashion Pageant – the World’s Longest Fashion Show and the IndyaNewz.com Fashion Walkathon to be held in September and October respectively.