Today, the models have not remained just the vision of the designers. Rather, it has become a profession now. With very distinct and unique qualities, the models have established their well-recognized status. They are beautiful as well as possessing superb talent. They are not just enriched by beauty, but also have great skills and capabilities. They have established their strong position in the world of glamour. Their passion, determination and beautiful looks all have contributed equally to their long run success. There have been so many models coming in the industry each year but some of them have left an unending mark and impression, which truly makes them queen of the ramp.
The way they have managed to carry themselves on the ramp despite several mishaps like with Carol Gracious Wardrobe Malfunction, they are remembered to be among the best Models, India could ever produce.
Here is the list of top ten all time favorite Indian models:
10. JESSE RANDHAWA
Jesse Randhawa is an Indian supermodel and actress was born on August 11, 1975. Her weight is 49 kg and height is 5 ft 8 inches. Jasmeet Kaur Randhawa aka Jesse Randhawa is a native of Jaipur. Her mother’s name is Mehar Randhawa and father’s name is Narinder Singh Randhawa. She grew up with her lovely parents and a beautiful sister Sadhika. Sadhika is a Bollywood actress. Jesse worked with many designers, one of the successful models with beautiful features. Jesse appeared as a finalist with Aishwarya Rai Bachan and Sushmita Sen in the 1994 Miss India pageant. She started her modeling career in 1990 and become the first runner in show KHATRON KE KHILADI. She is also known as the runway tigress.
9. CAROL GRACIAS
This Beautiful Model was on December 28, 1978, in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Her height is 5 ft 8 inches; weight is 55 kg and body measurements 34-24-34 inches. Her hair color is black, eye color is dark brown and possess Asian/Indian ethnicity. Carol’s star sign is Capricorn and Religion is Christian. She is a gorgeous film actress and a beautiful runway model. She has done movies in different languages, Tamil, Hindi, English and Telugu. She started his acting career within 2005 with a movie named Cyrus. She has also appeared in the movie Bluffmaster and Aisa Ye Jahan. She got fame with TV reality shows Khatron Ke Khiladi and Big Boss.
8. UJJWALA RAUT
Ujjwala Raut is one of the top favorite models of the all time. She was born on June 11, 1998. Her height is 5 ft 10 inches, hair color is black and eye color is Brown. This beautiful Indian model spends her childhood with her sister Sonali Raut and her parents. She belongs to a Marathi family. She has done his graduation in commerce field. Coming from an Orthodox family and non-frank family, but her father always inspired both of her daughters to pursue her dreams. In 1996, she won The Femina Miss India beauty pageant. She got inspired by her sister and chooses modeling career. Ujjwala Raut is one of the most recognized Indian faces on an International level. Her passion for the work led her to the top of the modeling world.
7. NETHRA RAGHURAMAN
This South Indian beauty has been a prominent face on the ramp. She was born on November 29, 1976, in Vadodara, Gujarat. Her weight is 64 kg and height is 175 cm. She is a famous tall dusky actress and successful model having magnanimous body features. She has a dark skin tone and still the first choice for ramp shows. She started her modeling career in 1997. She appeared in a couple of Bollywood movies, best known for her great performance in Thakshak and Bhopal Express. Her other on-screen movies didn’t achieve much success. Nethra also appeared in the first season of Khatron Ke Khiladi show hosted by Akshay Kumar. She is happily married with her love of life Kunal Guha.
6. BIPASHA BASU
Bipasha Basu, The name has itself depicted the beauty of the actress cum model. Her nickname is Bips, was born on January 7, 1979, in Delhi, India. Her weight is 63 kg and height is 5 ft 8 inches. She tied a knot with Karan Singh Grover and leading the happiest life with him. She belongs to a Bengali family, grew up with his younger sister and parents. She got his modeling assignment from the age of 16. With passion in her eyes and dedication in heart landed her in the world of success. She has done numerous modeling assignments and movie assignments. Her debut film was Ajnabee in which she appeared in a negative role. After that, she was getting back to back big movie projects. This beautiful diva’s complexion commands admiration every time on runways.
5. DIANDRA SOARES
Diandra is a fashion designer, renowned host, and famous model. She has done her schooling in Mumbai. She got the inspiration for modeling from Madhu Sapre. She has made her first show for McDowell’s. She has done modeling for many International fashion shows. Diandra has also taken part in Big Boss 8. She is a very bold model. She is among the first models who did not bother to go bald and walk the ramp. She believed in breaking the stereotypes always.She has also taken part in Khatron ke Khiladi season four. Her boldness is extremely famous and her quality has taken her on #5.
4. SHEETAL MALLAR
Sheetal Mallar was born on April 2, 1974. She is a famous Indian fashion model and got her career started in 1994. In that year she won the Femina look of the year and the Elite look of the year. She is an Indian supermodel. She completed her schooling and graduation from Mumbai. But she quit her studies in order to make a future in the glamorous world. She has done modeling on a huge scale and signed various magazines as well. She has been sponsored by many renowned companies. She got married to the Italian Tennis Player. After marriage, she continued her career and became the successful model.
3. MADHU SAPRE
This renowned model won Femina Miss India in 1992. Madhu Sapre got married in 2001. Even after her marriage, she continued her modeling career and strikes a perfect balance in the married and professional life. She was an athlete, but modeling was her dream. In her college days, she was a star and a gold medalist in the discus throw. She started getting fame in 1992, where she represented whole India on Miss Universe pageant and was the second runner-up there.
2. NINA MANUEL
Nina Manuel is the famous model. She is basically from Mumbai. She has grown with the dream of becoming a famous world. She participated for the first time in 1995 in I FEMINA LOOK. She has also given a fabulous performance in countless music albums and also she has contracted with several companies like Indian Express, Coca-Cola and so on. She is enjoying the net worth in million dollars, although exact figures of net worth have not been displayed on the web anywhere. She is well known for her modeling career and her dedication has brought her on #2 in the top models list in the whole of India.
1. NOYONIKA CHATTERJEE
Today, Noyonika doesn’t need any words of introduction. Even after marriage and becoming the mother of a baby girl, she continued her career as a model. She got married to Gurpreet Singh, a model cum actor and gives the whole credit of her success to him. This Bengali girl is a topmost model of India of all the times. She is still rocking the floor and succeeding ahead by making a perfect balance between the personal and professional life. She also does choreography and gives training to other models. She has done numerous ramp shows till now and has become the queen of the ramp. Her confidence to deal any situation wisely is her strength.
No matter from where you are, if you have the skills and determination in the mind to achieve something then you can conquer the world and this is what these models have done. Their spirit and hard work have brought them on the top today. These models are role models to many of the girls and have made their mark in the industry with their beauty as well as modeling skills. They have inspired many other models who aspire to be like them and shine through the industry.