Articles tagged with: model

Persis Khambatta (Actress/Model/Author)

Persis Khambatta (Actress/Model/Author)

Persis Khambatta (2 October 1948 โ€“ 18 August 1998) was an Indian model, actress and author. She was best known for her role as Lieutenant Ilia in the 1979 feature film Star Trek: The Motion Picture.

It's tough to make it as an actor, tougher still to make it as an actress - the Screen Actors Guild is eager to provide the statistics to verify the latter.
2 October 1948 Tags actress inspiration model success

Padma Lakshmi (Author, Model, Chef, Reality Show Star)

Padma Lakshmi (Author, Model, Chef, Reality Show Star)

Padma Parvati Lakshmi Vaidynathan was born in Chennai, India on September 1, 1970. She is an author, actress, model, television host and executive producer. Her debut cookbook Easy Exotic won her the "Best First Book" award at the 1999 Gourmand World Cookbook Awards. She has been the host of the US reality television program Top Chef since season two in 2006, for which she received a nomination for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program.

September 1, 1970 Tags author chef model television

Marilyn Monroe (Actress/Singer/Model)

marilyn-monroe.jpgMarilyn Monroe (June 1, 1926 โ€“ August 5, 1962), born Norma Jeane Mortenson, but baptized Norma Jeane Baker, was an American actress, singer and model.

After spending much of her childhood in foster homes, Monroe began a career as a model, which led to a film contract in 1946 Her early film appearances were minor, but her performances in The Asphalt Jungle and All About Eve (both 1950) were well received.

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