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Celebrities You Didn't Know Were Once Beauty Queens (Photos).

You might know them from the blockbuster movies currently on your screens and trending music videos. These women started way back as beauty queens.

From pageant contestants to beauty queens, some of them have evolved into other things and continue to thrive. They were beauty queens before hitting stardom in the entertainment industry.

Here are some of your favorite female celebrities who were once beauty queens.

1. Stephanie okereke Linus.She was a runner up in the 2002 edition of the MBGN nigeria. She deemed it fit to transition into nollywood as she picked an interest for it.

2. Ufuoma McDermott

She was a beauty queen in 2002. The delta state born and noticeably tall actress started her journey towards stardom in 2002. She was crowned miss earth in 2004 and went on to represent nigeria in Miss Earth world that same year.

After returning to the country from the pageant, she decided to join nollywood.

3.Munachi AbiiBorn in port harcourt. Munachi took part in the beauty pageant in 2007 while in her second year at benson idahosa university.

4.Regina AskiaShe contested for the 1988 edition of the Most Beautiful girl in nigeria. She came second to bianca ojukwu. A year after bianca resigned, she was crowned MBGN.

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MBGN Miss Earth Munachi Stephanie okereke Linus.She Ufuoma

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