Actress/ anchor/ model Diandra Soares is famous for her bald looks on the ramp. Moreover, she is famous as a former contestant on Salman Khan’s hosted reality show Bigg Boss 8, where Gautam Gulati won the title. Likewise, she is also title holder of Miss Bombay and has walked for many international fashion shows.
Diandra Soares Early Life & Personal Life
Born on August 13th, 1979 in Mumbai, India, Diandra hails from a middle-class Catholic family. She is the first child of Benedict Soares. Growing up with two siblings, she did her schooling from Bombay. Later, she graduated from St.Xaviers.
During her school and college days, she used to participate in dancing and modeling competitions. Though her family never had any connection with the modeling world she always dreamed to become a successful model.
Diandra Soares was in a relationship with Hussain Babai aka DJ Whosane. She even opened up about her ‘special’ friendship with him during the initial days at the Bigg Boss house.However, during the show, Diandra also accepted that she is in love with her BB8 co-contestant Gautam Gulati but he always said Diandra is only a good friend.
Diandra Soares Career
Diandra Soares began her modeling career at the age of 16 with Tips and Toes. Then, she rose to fame after winning the title of Miss Bombay in 1995. Her title helped her to grab ads and modeling offers from leading brands such as Dinesh Suitings, Vip Lingeries, Tillsbury whiskey.
Soares is noted for her bald looks on the ramp. Moreover, her hair is regarded as one of the prime parameters of beauty and femininity. With her bald looks, she has walked for many international fashion shows. Some of them are Gucci, Leonard Paris, Emanuel Ungaro, Sonia Rykiel, and Miami Fashion Show. Apart from that, Soares also worked in music videos like Jadoo and Bali Bramhabhatt’s remix Ila Arun (Kichdi), Jalwa etc.
Diandra Soares made her big screen debut in 2001 with English movie Everybody Says I’m Fine, which gave her to positive reviews. Though she was first chosen for 2003 Bollywood film Boom she was replaced by Katrina Kaif. Her entry in Bollywood has done with 2008 film Fashion.
Likewise, she is also fashion designer and has designed shoes for Tarun Tahiliani Shane and Falguni Peacock. Similarly, she also designed Kingfisher Calendar for 2 years. She also seen as one of the contestants in the controversial reality show Bigg Boss season 8.
Diandra Soares Net Worth
Being a successful model, Diandra Soares pockets a handsome amount of money from her career. Currently, she is living a luxurious life as she has walked for reputed brands. Likewise, she also adds her income from designing for companies as she previously designed for Kingfisher Calendar. Similarly, Diandra Soares earned handsome amount of money from Colors Channel during Bigg Boss 8.