Kavita Sidhu

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Kavita Sidhu
Kavita Sidhu.jpg
Sidhu in 2011.
Born Kavita Kaur Sidhu
(1971-11-29) 29 November 1971 (age 45)
Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
Occupation TV Presenter, Actress,Model, Entrepreneur, Film producer
Years active 1990-present
Title Miss Charm International Malaysia 1990
Miss Charm International 1990
(Winner)

Kavita Sidhu (born 29 November 1971) is a Malaysian actress and former beauty queen. She is of Indian Punjabi ancestry.

Career[edit]

Sidhu won the Miss Charm International title in 1990.[1] She has been listed in the Malaysia Book of Records as the first Malaysian to have won an international beauty pageant title. Sidhu has modelled for Jean-Louis Scherner in Paris and Escada in Munich.[2] In 2009, Sidhu modelled a RM100million diamond-encrusted dress by Mouawad at the STYLO Fashion Grand Prix KL.[3]

Acting[edit]

She has appeared in Malaysian films such as Layar Lara, Mimpi Moon and Pontianak Harum Sundal Malam I & II.[4] She has also delved into theatre productions with Fat Girl's Revenge, which was staged by The Actors Studio.

Venture into fashion[edit]

In 2010, Sidhu launched her own clothing line at the STYLO Fashion Grand Prix KL.[5] In 2014, Sidhu was chosen as one of feature designers for the Kuala Lumpur Fashion Week.[6]

Personal life[edit]

In January 2016, Sidhu married Italian geologist Roberto Guiati. The wedding reception was held at Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur.[7]

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1998 Layar Lara Zizie
2000 Mimpi Moon Vina (Davina David) Lead actress
2004 Pontianak Harum Sundal Malam Ana
2005 Pontianak Harum Sundal Malam II Ana

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Turning heads t". YTL Community. Retrieved 11 July 2014. 
  2. ^ "100 memorable Malaysian women". The Star (Malaysia). 8 March 2011. Retrieved 11 July 2014. 
  3. ^ "100 memorable Malaysian women". The Star (Malaysia). 8 March 2011. Retrieved 11 July 2014. 
  4. ^ "100 memorable Malaysian women". The Star (Malaysia). 8 March 2011. Retrieved 11 July 2014. 
  5. ^ "Kavita to launch her own clothing line". The Star (Malaysia). 25 January 2010. Retrieved 11 July 2014. 
  6. ^ "Kavita Sidhu Collection showcased at Kuala Lumpur Fashion Week 2014". Demotix. 22 June 2014. Retrieved 11 July 2014. 
  7. ^ Gui, Lennard (8 January 2016). "Kavita Sidhu is married". The Star (online). Retrieved 12 March 2017. 

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