Bollywood Famed Yana and Benny Visits Maldives
Maldives Promotion House – Yana Gupta, famed as Bollywood’s Item Girl, and famous Indian singer Benny Dayal, joined some of Maldives’ most high-profile film makers and actors in an event held in Malé to inaugurate the Maldives Film Awards.
The Maldives Film Awards, organised for the first time by the Maldives Film Association, was held at the Social Centre in Malé with the film “Happy Birthday” proving the night’s major winner after taking away 12 accolades.
The Czech model did not perform during the event; however Benny participated in the opening and closing performances. Yana and Benny left Maldives last week after a most successful ceremony.
Yana has appeared on numerous magazine covers, including Elle, Cosmopolitan, Femina, and Maxim. She modelled for the premier Kingfisher’s calendar and has performed dance numbers in three films.
Before her career in Bollywood, she modelled for international clients like Calvin Klein and Victoria’s Secret.