While many beauty pageants around the world ends with the organisers not fulfilling their side of the bargains or some winners’ triumph being doubted, this does not stop new pageants from popping up day in and out.
The latest beauty pageant to hit the shores of Ghana is ‘Miss Ghallywood Beauty Pageant & Talent Hunt’. “It is an event designed to celebrate Ghanaian movie actors/actresses, appreciating the fans who patronise their movies, discover and make new movie stars and celebrities”, the organisers told GhanaCelebrities.Com.
It is very strange that, though the name ‘Ghallywood’ has not full been accepted as a suitable title for the Ghana Movie Industry, many people still continue to use it.
The ‘Miss Ghallywood Beauty Pageant & Talent Hunt’ is an idea of West Coast Entertainment [Ghana] Limited. The company specialises in Movie and Music Production, Modelling, Photo Studio, Artiste Management among others.
The name of the event suggests it’s for actresses already in the industry but on the contrary, it’s meant to attract the interest and divert the attention of the youth, notably the young budding and give them a meaningful opportunities in life.
The pageant also seeks to create job opportunities for the winners with automatic slots in ‘Ghallywood’ movies. No audition will be required from them.
The event will be officially launched in the coming weeks after which auditions will be held inGhana(Southern and Northern sector) to pick 12 finalists. The grand finale is slated for December 2011.
Expected to grace the finals in December includes Ghana Movie Industry actors/actresses and the very best of Nollywood.
Visit: http://www.westcoastentertainmentgh.com/missghallywood for more information.