LOS ANGELES (LALATE) – Sherlyn Chopra Playboy photos made history today. Sherlyn Chopra told news today July 12, 2012 that she will purportedly become the first Indian model to appear in Playboy Magazine. She also praised publisher Hugh Hefner and his vision in doing the pictures spread for an upcoming release.
In making the news announcement today, the Bollywood actress and star of reality show Bigg Bos, Season 3 did not mention which upcoming issue she will appear in. But Hefner told news that the shoot went well and has been green lighted by editors.
herlyn Chopra took to Twitter today to share what she purported to be a series of pictures that were considered for the upcoming shoot. She also shared a picture of herself with Hefner, telling fans and news that he was “The most compassionate man on planet Earth!” Hindustan Times reports that she also wrote “Proud to be the first Indian to do it.”
Chopra previously told news that she made the trip to Los Angeles earlier this month. After staying inside the Playboy mansion since early July, Sherlyn immediately caught the interest of magazine editors.
Hefner even told news “Playing dominoes with Crystal Harris … and Sherlyn Chopra”. He later told news “Playmate Ashley Hobbs won tonight’s domino game with Crystal, Trisha, Chelsea, Cristal Camden, Sherlyn Chopra from India & me. A fun night.”
herlyn tells news that she will happy with any placement in the issue. “No sweetheart got it wrong. It’s a Cover Girl. A playmate gets 2 b on the inside pages only. Hope u now know the difference. Hugs.” Of Hefner, she added “Even at 87,he knows how to be an effortless charmer.”
In films, she last appeared in the 2009 production Dil Bole Hadippa. Before that she appered in Raqeeb, Game, Time Pass, and the 2002 US release Beeper. She was also a presenter at the 55th Filmfare Awards in 2010.
“The youth is racing towards liberalisation, and that’s why being unconventional in your choices is no longer a taboo,” she added.