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Rochelle Maria Rao Biography, Wiki Detail, Age, Height, Personal Life Rochelle Maria Rao is a model turned television anchor. She has won the title of Miss India International 2012. She has hosted the sixth season of Indian Premier League(IPL) in 2013 and has taken part in many reality shows such as Fear Factor, Life Mein Ek Baar. Rochelle has also taken part in Kingfisher Calender Girls 2014 contest and got selected among 12 final model. She bagged the February 2014 page of this prestigious bikini calendar.
Rochelle was born on 25th November 1988 in Chennai. She has completed a degree of B.Sc Electronic Media Degree from M.O.P Vaishnav College for Women from Chennai.
Rochelle has won the title of ‘ Femina Miss India International’ in 2012, before that she was working as a model and anchor in Chennai only. Rochelle’s immediate family consists of two twin brother (late) Noel Rohn Rao and Fritz David Rao, sister Paloma Rao, father Dr Nicolas V Rao (Telugu and German Descent ) and mother Wendy Rao ( Anglo-Indian ).
Rochelle’s father is an advocate of natural healing and a medical consultant on herbal extracts. Her Sister is also a Chennai-based Video Jockey. The two sisters are close friends and a well-loved pair in Chennai.
Rochelle Maria Rao has always been a self-dependent girl and started working immediately after her graduation. She had been a part of many TV shows as an anchor and did a number of modeling projects.
Rochelle Maria Rao
In 2012, She took part in Femina Miss India and won the title of ‘Femina Miss India International’ along with she has also won three subtitles. “Miss Glamorous Diva”,
“Miss Ramp Walk”, “Miss Body Beautiful and later on she took part in ‘Kingfisher Calendar Girls’ and got selected among 12 finalists.
Rochelle Rao rose to prominence while presenting a televised show called Extra Innings, a post match analysis of Indian Premier League 2013 – season 6 in April–May 2013. She later participated in season 5 of Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi Darr Ka Blockbuster, the Indian version of the popular show Fear Factor. She was also seen in Life Mein Ek Baar, an adventurous travel show, on Fox Life. At present, she is a contestant in the all time famous TV Reality Show in India, Big Boss – season 9.
According to reports, Rochelle Maria Rao is dating Model turned actor Keith Sequeira. Keith and Rochelle were spotted together while promoting ‘Calendar Girls’ and they looked like a much-in-love couple. The couple is also taking the part in Bigg Boss Season 9: Double Trouble.
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Early life and career
Rochelle Rao (born 1988) in Chennai. She holds a BSc. Electronic Media Degree from M.O.P Vaishnav College for Women (Chennai).She won the Femina Miss India International 2012 crown. Prior to this she was a model and anchor in Chennai. Rochelle was crowned by the outgoing titleholder Ankita Shorey. She later turned host for season six of the Indian Premier League. Currently living in Mumbai, she has anchored various events and TV shows. She has also featured in many men’s magazines.
She took part in Kingfisher Calendar 2014 contest (held in late 2013) and got selected among the final 12 girls. She bagged the February 2014 page of this prestigious bikini calendar.
She was also seen in season 5 of the show Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi in 2014. She happened to be the second contestant to be eliminated from the show that was hosted by Rohit Shetty. In late 2014 she was seen on an adventurous travel show on Fox Life called Life Mein Ek Baar along with Evelyn Sharma, Pia Trivedi and Mehak Chahal.
In interviews, she has stated that she is looking for a career in Bollywood.
Family and lineage Rochelle Rao’s immediate family consists of twin brothers (late) Noel Rohn Rao and Fritz David Rao, sister Paloma Rao, father Dr Nicolas V Rao (Telugu and German Descent ) and mother Wendy Rao ( Anglo-Indian ).
Her father Dr N V Rao is an advocate of natural healing and a medical consultant on herbal extracts. He is also a keen photographer who has taught photography at Chennai University. Her mother Wendy Rao is a great supporter of her daughter. She seems to be Rochelle’s unofficial biographer, ensuring that photos of Rochelle’s modeling shows are well documented. Her brother Noel Rohn Rao was a Squad Leader in the United States Maintenance Platoon, Delta Company, 3d Battalion, 25th Aviation Regiment. During his 5 years of service, Noel received 11 medals from the US Armed forces. Noel Rao was the first foreign person to become a United States citizen under a new military rule. Noel did multiple tours of duty in Afghanistan where he was recognized as soldier of the month, soldier of the quarter and soldier of the year by the US Army. Noel died in service on 27 March 2006 and he is survived by his wife Laura, son Brandon and daughter Mia. Rochelle’s 37-year-old brother, David, is Noel’s twin. For many years he lived abroad, but now lives with his family in Tamil Nadu. He is married to Karina and has a young daughter called Nicole.
Her sister Paloma Rao is a well known Chennai based TV video jockey, actor, host. Before Rochelle got into modeling and the Miss India contest, Paloma was better known in the press than her sister. Rochelle mentions her sister as her mentor and inspiration, she has been quoted saying that her sister is also her greatest adviser and support. It is her sister who taught her how to model and anchor and supported her when she entered the Femina Miss India Pageant. The two sisters are close friends and a well loved pair in Chennai.
Femina Miss India
Rochelle Rao competed in the fifth Pantaloons Femina Miss India South pageant in January 2012 where she was first runner up. She lost the title to Shamata Anchan. She later participated at Femina Miss India and emerged as the Femina Miss India International 2012 winner. She has also won three subtitles. “Miss Glamorous Diva”, “Miss Ramp Walk”, “Miss Body Beautiful”. She represented India at Miss International 2012 pageant held in October 2012 (Okinawa, Japan) where she ranked 9th out of 68 Countries.
Name : Rochelle Maria Rao
Born on: November 25, 1988
Birth place: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Age: 26 years
Height : 5’5″
Sister: Paloma Rao
College: M.O.P. Vaishnav College for Woman
Boyfriend: Keith Sequeria
Titles: Femina Miss India international 2012
Major miss international 2012 (semifinalist) , kingfisher calender 2014 (finalist)
Occupation: Model, TV Anchor, cricket IPL 2013 TV Presenter, Actor
Current Show: Bigg Boss 9