Again Sushmita Sen is in Philippines stage, which stage change her life 23 years ago, where India made history.
Sushmita Sen posted a video of herself at the Miss Universe contest, which she is judging, 'This Is For You, India, She Says. Here she is representing our country again.
Actress and former beauty queen Sushmita Sen, 41, is in the Philippines as a judge in the Miss Universe pageant and has been posting memories and moments on her Instagram account. Her latest post is a video clip of her on the vast pageant stage during rehearsal, 23 years after she won the title in 1994.
Sushmita Sen writes in the caption that she persuaded her co-judges - two of whom are past Miss Universe winners - to 'walk the ramp' one last time.
In the video, Sushmita is seen doing exactly that, wearing a black jumpsuit with a red jacket over it. The idea, as her caption says, was to "celebrate the platform that will change someone's life forever." Speaking over the footage, Sushmita Sen says, "This is for you, India." The Miss Universe pageant was held in Manila and Iris Mittenaere of France was crowned Miss Universe 2016.
In 1994, Sushmita Sen was crowned the first Indian Miss Universe after winning the Miss India title, beating Aishwarya Rai.
Sushmita Sen is going to co-judged this year's pageant with two other former Miss Universe winners, Dayanara Torres (1993) and Leila Lopes (2011), fashion magazine editor Mickey Boardman, television star Cynthia Bailey and social entrepreneur Francine LeFrak.