MUMBAI: The English general entertainment channel from the
Zee stable, Zee Café will yet again showcase Miss World
2013 Live, as stunning women from across the globe fight it
out at Indonesia for the esteemed title.
Zee Café will exclusively telecast Miss World 2013
Live in India on 28 September in the early hours at 5:00 am
with a repeat telecast at 7:30 pm on the same night. Miss
World will additionally be simulcast on Zee Studio. India's
very own Miss India World Navneet Kaur Dhillon will by vying
for the crown with the most beautiful women for the title
of Miss World 2013.
"I was a child, and when Aishwarya Rai won miss world
- my father was watching that show on TV and he said when
my daughter grows up she will become miss world. So after
that whenever anyone asked me about what I wanted to be I
always said 'I want to become Miss World when I grow up!"
said a very excited and nervous Navneet who will represent
India at the pageant on Saturday.
The Miss World pageant is the oldest surviving major international
beauty pageant. The dazzling contestants from all across the
globe compete for a month in a series of events including
top model and beach fashion before the winner is crowned on
the day of the grand finale. The winner spends a year travelling
to represent the Miss World Organisation and its various causes.
The Miss World Organisation owns and manages the annual Miss
World Finals; a competition that has grown into one of the
Speaking on the occasion, Zee Network business head - niche
channels Anurag Bedi said, "After the success of the
Live and exclusive telecast of the recent Emmys we aim to
further raise the bar by bringing the 63rd Miss World pageant
to our viewers. Zee Café is proud to be associated
with the legacy of Miss World which is one of the most prestigious
pageants in the world - sixth consecutive year in a row. Miss
World has always generated a huge amount of interest amongst
Indian viewers and is one of the flagship events that they
look forward to on our channel."