Diandra Soares signs two films with Pooja Bhatt
Online PR News – 15-February-2015 – Mumbai/maharashtra – Supermodel-turned-emcee-turned actress Diandra Soares created quite a stir inside Bigg Boss 8 right till her eviction when it was reported that she was pregnant. And had her stint on the reality show continued, she says her “absolutely outrageous” avatar would have pushed up its ratings.
The model now has movie plans. “I already have two films — both produced by Pooja Bhatt, one of them directed by Soni Razdan. They were supposed to start in September-October 2014. Luckily, they got pushed to to February 2015. These are my baby steps into movies. ”I’ve never planned my life. Whenever I planned I messed it up. So I go with the flow. Let me see, what’s in store,” she said.
Speaking about Diandra's role in the film, Pooja Bhatt said, “Diandra is playing a very special role in my film Love Affair and it suits her completely. She is playing the lover of Arjun and her character is that of a socialite who is the queen of the party scene in 1950s in Mumbai. It is a period film,” added Pooja.
Being a good actor is about having life experiences. It's about putting those emotions in the scenes. I really don't want to be a star, I want to be known as an actor and have a good career,' said Diandra.
Diandra Soares is most noted in her career for her bald looks on the ramp. In an industry where hair is considered as one of the prime parameters of beauty and femininity, Diandra's actions were truly revolutionizing. Her first head shave happened in 1999 at Goa in between a fashion show. She shocked the entire fashion world when she shorn her velvet black ringlet locks. She was 20 then and later said that she done it because she loved the fun in experiments.
Diandra's second head shave happened in 2010 at the age of 30. Diandra explained that she did it because she felt the need for relive the experience all over again. Fortunately the responses were rather positive and her head shave received wide acclaim. Designers found her shinning black bald mane interesting and decided to open the close the shows with Diandra in the Lakme Fashion Week. Her career reached to the peak during this time and received wide media attention as never before which includes a special story done by Huffington Post on her. On September 7, 2013 she shaved her head again and sporting the bald look for the third time in her career. Diandra commented that it was done for religious reasons and by going bald she felt spiritually empowered.
She hosted amongst others, Kingfisher Strong Force 1, ‘Big Pitcher’ of E'Pique 2014 in Bangalore.
Diandra's earlier works mostly comprised music videos like Jadoo and Bali Bramhabhatt's remix Ila Arun (Kichdi), Jalwa etc. She made her entry to silver screen with the 2001 English movie 'Everybody Says I'm Fine!' directed by Rahul Bose. Her ticket to Bollywood actually happened as a cameo in Madhur Bhandarkar's award winning film Fashion in 2008. She was quite a bliss as a television host and received wide acclaim for her show Get Gorgeous which was aired [Channel [V]]. Her other notable television appearances include the fourth season of the popular show 'Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi' (Season 4) hosted by Akshay Kumar. She was a contestant in the second season of Fox Traveller's "Life Mein Ek Baar." Aside from her modeling and acting career, Diandra is a professional makeup artist and also known for designing skills. She designed shoes for Tarun Tahiliani, Shane and Falguni Peacock, posters for the popular Bollywood movie 'Love Sex Aur Dhokha' directed by Dibankar Banerjee and also designed Kingfisher Calendar for 2 years.
It’s time to watch Diandra in Bigg Boss Season 8 now! You can follow her on twitter @diandrasoares13.