Sushmita Sen won the Femina Miss Universe title in the year 1994 at the age of 18. She is also regarded as the first Indian woman who won this title. Sushmita immediately shot to fame with her winner tag in Femina Miss Universe and started getting various offers for acting in movies. She started her career in Bollywood with the film ‘Dastak’ in 1996 and from then on there was no looking back for Sen! ‘Sirf Tum’, ‘Hindustan Ki Kasam’, ‘Main Hoon Na’, ‘Filhaal’ are few among her notable works.
2019 marks the 25th anniversary of Sen as Miss Universe. So she recently shares a picture in her Instagram account to cherish her journey. In the caption, she writes that the picture had been clicked when she was 18 years old and a just few months before winning the title of Miss Universe. She even refers to her as a rebel. She admits that nothing about her was conventional and the uniqueness possessed by her achieved all the fame she deserved. Her journey was not easy, shares the actress. She even writes that nothing could distort the ambition of the undaunting 18 year old! Even after 25 years of winning the title of Miss Universe, nothing could affect her goals and lifestyle, shares Sushmita.
This post has caught the immediate attention of Catriona Gray, Miss Universe 2018. She congratulated Sushmita, expressing her admiration. She expressed her gratitude in return.
Recently, she came to Kolkata as a Showstopper for Blenders Pride Fashion tour. This was a unique homecoming in all respects. Watch Sharmila Showhouse YouTube channel for more.