Grand finale of the beauty pageant “Style Icon” will be aired live on ATN Bangla tonight at 7:45 pm. The event will be held at the theme park, Fantasy Kingdom, in Ashulia. Top 10 finalists competing for the crown are Kumkum, Maliha, Tithi, Tania Rauf, Tamanna, Sormin, Naynna, Pinky, Shifa and Jhinuk. The two-hour extravaganza will be graced with the presence of several eminent personalities.
Primary selection round of the contest started on November 25, 2008 where 16 judges selected 200 contestants from over 20,000 applicants. Of the 200, 26 were selected for the grooming session, which was conducted at Fantasy Kingdom. Twenty contestants were selected from this round who attended another grooming round in Chittagong. This session included physical exercise, choreography, ramp walk, make-up, posture, lectures by trainers, discussions and more. Ten contestants were selected for the grand finale after gruelling weeks.
“Style Icon” is jointly organised by ATN Bangla, Ittefaq Group and Concord Group. Kaushik Hossain Taposh is the creative director and Mukaddem Babu is the producer of the show.