After a three-year hiatus, Miss Egypt beauty pageant is back. Take a peek at some of the contenders...
Miss Egypt is back and this time it's hotter than ever before. Following a three year break, the country's best beauty pageant is now ready to showcase Egypt's hottest talent. Auditions for this year's Gamalek Ya Masr pageant took place at Cairo's swish Sofitel hotel last week and the show is set to kick off within weeks.
This year's judges include consists of: Fashion designer Hany El Behery, Fitness Expert Hany Abo El Naga and 2010's Miss Egypt; Donia Hamed. The final round of this year's pageant is set to take place in Sharm el Sheikh on September 23rd with the winning contestant set to represent Egypt on the international stage at the Miss Earth competition. The first Miss Egypt contest was held in 1929 but the only winner to hold the Miss World title was Antigone Costanda in 1954.
Exact details are yet to be announced but in case you've forgotten just how beautiful and talented us Egyptians can be, here's our selection of the hottest photographs from this year's warm-up auditions.
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