1 in 40 make it to semi-finals

Pictures by: 
Jeremy Long
Report by: 
Jade Teo

More than 1,000 girls tried but 25 are now the semi-finalists of The New Paper New Face 2015. It was an emotional day for the 123 girls selected to go through the closed-door auditions, held yesterday at Subaru Hub. These girls were picked from one of three stages in the first round: the Social Hunt, Street Hunt and Walk-In Auditions.
 
Former secondary schoolmates Ms Denise Pung and Ms Ophelia Oliveiro, are among the Top 25. Ms Pung said: “Having a friend gave me confidence. She’s been by my side this entire time, guiding me. I’m happy we’re both in!”
 
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