Apart from being the first non-actress to be signed on by jewelery brand Gitanjali ,Ankita Shorey is also the first non-actress to have hosted a segment for the Filmfare awards ,while she was the reigning Miss India alongside Bollywood stars Shah Rukh Khan and Ranbir Kapoor.
While the supermodel and former pageant winner started off her modeling career with an ad alongside Ranbir Kapoor –She followed that up with a commercial with Shah Rukh Khan post which she went on to win Miss India International 2011.While Ankita personally looks upon both actors as her lucky mascots she was even more honored to be hosting the Filmfare Awards on the same platform with both her idols.
Says Ankita Shorey “”I’ve always loved Sharukh and Ranbir as actors but now I love them even more because of this. They are my lucky mascots”. And was she nervous performing with 2 of the country’s biggest stars ? “”I’ve done ads with both Shah Rukh and Ranbir Kapoor in the past, so it was fun teaming up with them again”.