Numerous actresses have made their way into Bollywood after conquering modelling. These beauty-with-brains not only dominated the glamourous contests but also impressed everyone with their acting skills. Manushi Chhillar, who won the 2017 Miss World title, is also slated to make her Bollywood debut soon. Before Manushi, several actresses have tried their luck in this elusive industry and have been fairly successful too. So, let us introduce you to some of these actresses who ruled the big screen after winning a beauty pageant.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is a renowned name in the Bollywood industry. She was crowned as Miss World in the year 1994. After winning the title, Aishwarya decided to enter into the acting world. She made her Bollywood debut in 1997 with Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya. After this, Aishwarya substantiated her acting talent by delivering multiple superhit films like Guru, Dhoom 2, Mohabbatein, Taal, Josh and Jodha Akbar. Aishwarya is still quite active within the industry, especially in the South-Indian Cinema.