Former Miss World and Bollywood actress – Aishwarya Rai says Fiji is always close to her heart.
Rai was present at the recent Zee Cine Awards in Singapore which was covered by the Fiji Broadcasting Corporation – and thanked Fiji citizens for their support of the Bollywood industry.
Rai told FBC’s Mirchi FM Programs director – Shammi Lochan that the support from Fiji means a lot to her.
“It is a great opportunity to tell all the listeners of Fiji- thank you so much for all your love, good wishes, the blessing, your emails, and the overwhelming support you all extend to me and my family. It means a lot to us as actors, as the audience are the ones that complete our lives.”
Bollywood King – Shah Rukh Khan, who visited Fiji in 1998 says he has fond memories of Fiji and is fascinated with the hospitality.
“It was a great experience to come there and meet every one there so basically it was very wonderful experience there.”
Shah Rukh Khan is expected to make a visit to Fiji later this year as part of the Bollywood Movie – “Kia” which will be shot in Fiji.
“Kia” is among the three Bollywood movies to be shot in Fiji which will rake in around $20 million to Fiji’s economy.