Monday, October 21, 2019 | ePaper

Methila receives `Star of Asia` in Asia Model Festival

  • Print


Sheikh Arif Bulbon :
With the participation of models from 25 countries of the Asia continent ‘Asia Model Festival 2019’ was held on June 10 in Seoul, Korea. From Bangladesh celebrity model Tanjia Zaman Methila took part in the festival. She won the ‘Star of Asia’ award in the festival. Methila received the award from the Chairman of the Organizing Committee of ‘Asia Model Festival 2019’ Yang Eui-Sig. She is expected to return country today.
Before leaving Korea after winning the award Methila told this correspondent over mobile phone, “I really feel proud to get the honour. I am really glad and excited to represent myself among the models of Asian 25 countries in the festival. This recognition is not only for me but also for my country. Everybody pray for me.”
Methila started her career as a model six years ago. During that time she took part in Dhaka Fashion Week. Later, she also took part in many grand shows like Bangladesh Fashion Week, Rina Latif, Denim Expo, 40 years celebration of Aarong, etc. She also performed as a model in TVC of GrameenPhone under Piplu’s direction. Then she performed as model in TVCs of Centre Fruit and Adnan directed an ice-cream.
Under Tanim Rahman Angshu’s direction Methila first acted against Siam in drama Familiar Enemy. Under same director’s direction, she also acted in dramas Kopa Samsu, Air-bender. Hailed from Magura, Methila’s main aim is to work in big screen. She is the youngest among six siblings, she added.      

More News For this Category

Fuad to perform in Dhaka

Fuad to perform in Dhaka

Entertainment Desk :Fuad Almuqtadir will perform with his friends in Dhaka on October 26.Organised by SkyTracker Limited, the concert will also feature many popular contemporary musicians including Shuvo, Kaushik

Ayub Bachchu's first death anniversary observed

Ayub Bachchu's first death anniversary observed

Ayub Bachchu, a legendary figure of band music of the country.  He  passed away at the age of 56 on October 18 last year. He was one of the

Aamir Khan's upcoming project Mogul gets postponed

Aamir Khan's upcoming project Mogul gets postponed

Deemed as Mr. perfectionist, Aamir Khan always gives attention to details when it comes to picking up his films and only picks one project at a time. However this

Film 'Made in Bangladesh' nominated for Asia Pacific Screen Awards

Film 'Made in Bangladesh' nominated for Asia Pacific Screen Awards

Entertainment Desk :The film "Made in Bangladesh", directed by Rubaiyat Hossain has been nominated for the Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA), under Cultural Diversity category. This award is patroned

Elizabeth Taylor's personal treasures set for auction block

Elizabeth Taylor's personal treasures set for auction block

Internationally known for her lavish lifestyle and glam taste, silver screen siren Elizabeth Taylor also boasted a playful side, and now some of her personal effects that bared it

Salman introduces Radhe in video with Chulbul Panday

Salman introduces Radhe in video with Chulbul Panday

Salman Khan surely knows how to keep his fans on his toes. The actor is currently gearing up for the release of Dabangg 3 which is set to hit

Sara Ali Khan has sweetest wish for her first friend

Sara Ali Khan has sweetest wish for her first friend

Sara Ali Khan might be just two films old in the industry but her popularity is great among the youth. Thanks to the success of her second film, Simmba,

Birth anniversary of Ila Mitra observed in Nachole

Birth anniversary of Ila Mitra observed in Nachole

Entertainment Desk :The 94th birth anniversary of Ila Mitra, who led the peasant uprising known as Tebhaga Andolon in Indian sub- continent, was observed here on Thursday.Ila Mitra Pathagar

Vidya  honoured in London

Vidya honoured in London

Vidya Balan, who is currently stationed in London shooting for her highly-anticipated movie Shakuntala Devi - Human Computer, was recently invited by Imperial College to address the students who

Irin Afrose excited to work with Subarna Mustafa

Irin Afrose excited to work with Subarna Mustafa

Entertainment Report :Subarna Mustafa is a living legend in the country’s TV play arena. She is an idol actress to all of her junior colleagues. She is inspiration to