Sarodj Bertin Talks Miss Haiti and Upcoming Movie
- Friday, April 22, 2011 8:32 AM
She was the first Miss Haiti in over 23 years, now, in a recent interview, Sarodj Bertin speaks about her term of service as Miss Haiti and upcoming projects, including a leading role in a new movie.
The model, actress, lawyer and spokesperson for Haiti will be starring in a film called The Voodoo List. The new movie trailer premiered on thisisfrendylemorin.net.
Frendy: When did you hear about the possibility of entering the Miss Haiti Pageant?
Sarodj: One month before the pageant actually began a friend of mine told me! I didnâ€™t even believe her in the beginning.
Frendy: Was your decision of entering the pageant conflicting with your personal life?
Sarodj: I had to quit my job so of course I took a big risk.
Frendy: Did you have specific training for the pageant at all?
Sarodj: I had no training for the Miss Haiti Pageant but for the Miss Universe competition I had to hit the gym 2 times a day, Acting Classes amongst other things. It was really hard but I liked it!
Frendy: What were your thoughts as you were crowned Miss Haiti 2010?
Sarodj: â€śThank God I made it!!â€ť were my exact thoughts.
Frendy: As Miss Haiti, what are some of your responsibilities?
Sarodj: The responsibility of the contest is to simply represent the country but I took matters into my own hands and decided to provide more for Haiti in all aspects.
Frendy: What are your plans when your term as Miss Haiti is over?
Sarodj: I plan on continuing my work because I still want to be a voice for my country. I want to pursue Acting as well, I received a few offers already but Iâ€™ll leave it up to God to see where its all going to go.
Voodoo List - Backstage
Frendy: I hear that you have a movie coming out! Was that your first Acting Role?
Sarodj: I was a Principal character for an upcoming film entitled The Voodoo List by Italian director Angelo Rizzo. I was playing a reporter that went to Haiti to do an investigation after 1 year of the tragic earthquake that took place over there.
Frendy: Do you plan on shooting anymore films?
Sarodj: I really hope so! I would love to play different sort of characters because I have an open mind!
Frendy: Well I must say that you are such an inspiration for so many young females especially those that are in the Haitian community. Youâ€™re not only beautiful on the exterior but you have a heart of gold that cares about her people and we love you for that. Do you have any last words for the public?
Sarodj: I want to encourage the young people to follow their dreams. All that you have to do is work hard and it will appear!!
Full Interview: Frendy Says