Saturday, July 24, 2004

Miss Lebanon 2004

Nadine Njeim (20 years old) from Douriss was crowned as Miss Lebanon 2004, in a beauty pageant broadcasted by LBC. The pageant hosted by Nisrine Nasr a former Miss Lebanon, and Anthony Hnein the brother of Miss Lebanon 2003 Marie Jose Hnein. Lebanese Singer Nawal El Zoghbi performed in the pageant, sang her collection of her latest album.

After several judgement process, Nadine Njeim crowned as Miss Lebanon 2004. Nadine was chosen based on judges panel score which is combination of answering question, swimsuit and designer gown competition and then public voting took part 25% of the scores.

Nadine Njeim also chosen as Miss Self Confident, while 1st runner up went to Lamitta Frangieh who stormed off the stage refusing to receive her tittle. 2nd runner up went to 19 years old Cynthia Saade.

Thursday, July 22, 2004

Aline Watfa

Aline Watfa   Miss Lebanon 2004 Finalist

174 cm,born 1980

She resembles a talking Barbie doll.
The reason behind that might be her apparent simplicity, her long black hair, her fragile face or her sharp size.

She hosted a program on MTV, and is now looking to be admired by a larger audience because she's so attracted to fame.

Miss Lebanon 2004 Pageant

Sunday, May 30, 2004

Marie Jose Hnein - ماري جوزيه حنين

 Marie Jose Hnein ماري جوزيه حنين Profile: 

Marie Jose Hnein is the daughter of Nadim Hnein and Hanane Hnein, from Baabda. She was born on June 24, 1984 and was studying Business Management at AUT when she participated Miss Lebanon contest in the year 2004.  
At age 14, she started her modeling career where she was elected as Model Of The Year 1998. And then she began her modeling in her free time. A year later she elected Elite Model Look and represent Lebanon in Elite Model International, she was between top 30 among 75 beautiful girls and she started to received many job offers from International Modeling agencies who was attracted to her beauty but she preferred to come back to Lebanon because she wanted to stay with family and finished her school. Marie Jose Hnein finished her secondary school at Saint Coure. Back to her home country, Marie Jose Hnein managed her studies along with her modeling activities and various hobbies such as ballet (ballet jazz and classic ballet), playing piano. To keep her body healthy, Marie Jose Hnein loves to practice lots of sports: gymnastics, running, hiking, swimming, skiin and she has passion about flying so she practices Paragliding. She stated that flying is an incredible sensation of extreme freedom.

She was 18 years old when she participated Miss Lebanon beauty contest, Miss Lebanon 2003 was aired as real TV for 2 months where the winner was elected based on Judge scores and public votes. Marie Jose Hnein's beauty charmed many people who voted her to win Miss Lebanon 2003, she crowned as Miss Lebanon 2003 and has the right to represented Lebanon in Miss World 2003 and Miss Universe 2004 beauty pageant. Marie Jose Hnein  was placed among top 20 semifinalist in Miss World 2003, Lebanon's last placement in Miss World was 1997.

Her project as beauty queen is to protect and defend the importance of the unity in a family and to remind people the importance of communication, understanding and respect, specially between parents and children.

Marie Jose Hnein was honored by ESCWA to promote the 10th annual congress concerning Arabian Families and the importance of its unity. For Marie Jose Hnein, nothing can replace the warmth of family. Her hard work has resulted the donation of 5tons of food gathered and distributed to needy families in different area in Lebanon.

Friday, January 16, 2004

Lamitta Frangieh لاميتا فرنجية

Lamitta Frangieh is a famous model from Zgharta, North Lebanon, her parent Hamid Frangieh and Dadi Frangieh and her younger brothers are Anthony Frangieh and Boudy Frangieh. Lamitta's beauties has captured everyone's attention since she was 5 years old and when she was 14 years old she started modeling in catwalk. Lamitta started with Nathalie's Agency but then she left to work with Nidal Bsherrawi and in the year 2005 she modeled for Robert Abi Nader in Paris. Her popularity increased when she participate in Miss Lebanon 2004 beauty pageant, she was Favorited by many people but unfortunately she did not win the crown. In the year 2005 she represented Lebanon in Miss World 2005, where she placed as beauty beach semifinalist but she did not place in the final night.
About Lamitta Frangieh:
Height : 173cm
Occupation : Model and Fashion Editor
Education : Child Psychologies

Hobbies and interest : Tennis, skiing, swimming, travelling,
favourite music is: Pink Floyd, Techno & Jazz. Favourite food: Seafood, Sushi, Italian, and of course Lebanese cuisine. Personal motto is “Reality is a name we give to our disappointment