On Saturday the 5th of December 2015, the 24th Miss India South Africa Pageant was hosted. This saw ZEE TV award the first title of Miss ZEE TV in South Africa. Zee TV CEO, Mr Harish Goyal surprised the contestants with an announcement that left them in awe. The winners were to get the opportunity to audition for Zee.
Audition tapes were sent to the Zee TV Talent team, carefully screened the pieces sent through by the ladies and Shilpa Govan was selected to represent Africa.
Shilpa won the Miss ZEE TV title at the pageant last year. The young lady from Mpumalanga was selected due to her uniqueness in presentation on dialogues, her classy poise and ability to be dynamic. “Zee looks for a face which not only exhibits simple beauty but also the strength we want each of our possible Zee protagonists to portray.” says ZEE TV CEO, Mr Harish Goyal.
Shilpa jetted off to India on Friday, 19 February 2016. She will undergo a month long grooming and training programme to prepare her for the main audition at the end of the course.
Upon her landing, Shilpa’s first event of her visit was attending the 2016 Zee Cine Awards on the 20th of February in Mumbai, India.
Zee TV Africa is extremely proud of Shilpa and wishes her well in this exciting Journey!