Preeti Desai is an Indian actress and model and former Miss Great Britain. As a British Indian, she made history by becoming the first woman of Indian origin to ever win the title. Desai moved to Mumbai in 2008 and was represented by ace photographer Atul Kasbekar and started her career as a fashion model when she appeared on the cover of L'officiel magazine with super star Shahrukh Khan as her 1st assignment, Desai made her film debut in a feature film Shor in the City which was released on April 2011. It is directed by Raj Nidimoru and DK Krishna, and is produced by Balaji Films Ekta Kappor. Desai is listed as Time's 50 Most Desirable Women and People Magazine's 50 Most Beautiful People in 2011.