With the release of Calendar Girls official trailer, we got thinking about the real life calendar girls. Director of the movie, Madhur revealed that his inspiration for the movie was Vijay Mallya!
For those of you who don't know who Vijay Mallya is? He is the chairman of the UB group which is famous for the Kingfisher Beer! Every year this company releases it's annual calendar with some of the hottest models in India and International.
Their calendar girl model hunt is also quite famous all over the world! The winner of the 2012 hunt is Nathalia Kaur who obtained fame through her hot item number in Department movie and today she has tons of movies in her hand like Rocky Handsome, Telugu film Rudhramadevi and even Jism 3 movie in which she replaced Sunny Leone.
But the most famous Kingfisher calendar girls are Deepika Padukone and Katrina Kaif, who went from posing in bikini for the annual calendar to become one of the highest paid big league Bollywood actresses.
If Deepika Padukone got a dream debut opposite Shahrukh Khan in Om Shanti Om, then Katrina Kaif got the backing of Salman Khan! Today she may have moved on from Salman, but she is one of the top actresses in Bollywood and also Ranbir Kapoor's fiance.
Check out 9 Kingfisher models who are one of the top Bollywood actresses now!
From being Kingfisher calendar girl to debuting in Bollywood with Shahrukh Khan and being one of the top actresses in Bollywood.
Kingfisher girl Katrina Kaif debuted in Boom movie and later garnered attention as Salman Khan's beau! Today she is one of the top actresses in B-Town!
Kingfisher girl Yana Gupta garnered attention in Bollywood for her item number, Babuji Zara Dheere Chalo!
Kingfisher model Nargis Fakhri had a smashing debut in Bollywood opposite Ranbir Kapoor in Rockstar.
Model Esha Gupta went from Kingfisher Calendar Girl to being in the Bhatt camp.
This Kingfisher model garnered huge attention in Bollywood for her role in Queen.
This Assam model who was famous as Kingfisher Calendar girl debuted in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Guzaarish with a small but pivotal role.
Brazilian model Nathalia Kaur who won Calendar Hunt in 2012 is now famous not just in Bollywood but also other south Indian film industries.
Angela Jonsson who won the Calendar hunt in 2011 made news for bagging 3 film deal with Salman Khan but we are yet to see her in a movie.