Mangaluru: The wait is over. The list of 25 finalists in ‘Calendar Face 2017′, the first ever mega hunt for handsome hunks and beautiful girls of coastal Karnataka organised by Olpa in association with Kiya Ventures, is out.
The panel including Canute (Sales & Marketing Head, Karnataka Today), Mehwish Hussain ( Sales & Marketing Head, News Karnataka), Punik Shetty ( Photographer, Punik Studio), Jeevan Gatti ( Managing Partner, Designer Mantra) and headed by Shobith Shetty ( Station Head, Red FM) selected eight contestants via WILD CARD entry. The 17 other contestants were selected on the basis of Facebook likes.
The final event will be held on December 18 at Forum Fiza Mall, Mangaluru. The contestants should be present at the venue at 4.30 pm sharp. The theme for the event is “Tulunad Traditional Wear”. Team Olpa will also be launching its website and app on the same day at same venue. The latest superhit movie “Pilibail Yamunakka” team will be the main attraction on the occasion. Dr. Nitin Acharya, singer, music director of Sandalwood and Coastalwood and actress Anvitha Sagar will give a special performance on the day of the finale.
The top female faces who made it to the finals are: Shradha, Kavya, Diya SV, Krithi Pal, Sahana Shenoy, Priya, Namratha, Sahithya Shetty, Krithi Shetty, Shravya S K, Reemal Rodrigues, Aishwarya, Famela Aranha.
The top male faces who reached the finals are: Dixon, Apoorv Maiya, Pramith Raj, Krishna M, Manish T Ullal, Mohammed Saleem, Sharan Shetty, Rajath S, Shreyas Shrey, Ashfan Anshu, Rachan Acharya, Nithin Kumar Kolya.
The orgainsers have thanked each and everyone who participated in the First ever Calendar Face event. For those who couldn’t make it to finals, do not be disappointed, There is always the next time. There will be many more events in coastal Karnataka. The contest is a unique which provides the right platform for all aspirants who wish to enter the world of glitz and glamour, enjoy a rewarding experience and win a chance to be the face of an exclusive calendar for 2017.
Glen and Vestar are the main sponsors for the contest. The contest is powered by Ideal Ice Cream with Restolex as the associate partner. Social media (Facebook) traction planned by the organisers will play a key role in the victory.