We all look up to Fashion industry as fancy world where women wear trendiest clothes, apply huge cake of makeup and walk on the ramp. But Fashion industry and the modeling line is much more than just glamorous chicks and the great pomp and show. Social media and Bollywood movies portraying strong female characters like the one of ‘Meghna Mathur aka Priyanka Chopra from Fashion movie have made up this industry as a cakewalk for girls. But very few people know that there are so many anonymous male models too who rule this industry.
Male Models who rule the fashion industry
Certainly female models steal the show with their grace and body confidence but today we are going to tell you about a few top Indian male models who have stolen the hearts of many girls. These India’s top ten male models in 2020 have a huge fan following on social media as well and their work on the ramp, in photo shoots as well as endorsements is quite commendable.
Top Ten Male Models in Indian Fashion Industry
The first name in the list of top fashion model is Milind Soman himself! This 50 years plus classic guy is setting the bars high for every guy hitting the half century in life. Married to a girl half his age, Milind started his career some two decade back in 198 when Indian fashion industry was still taking baby steps to soar high. He has worked with several brands, acted in films, commercial ads and TV series. As of today Soman is 54 and supermodel, but still shows up in marathons and races keeping up with his fitness through sports and workout.
Rohit Khandelwal is known name in the fashion world. This 30 years old hunk rose to fame after winning the title of Mr. India 2015 and even created history by winning the title of Mister World 2016. He has even appeared in many TV ads including one with the Kareena Kapoor which was his breakthrough. Mr. Khandelwal has acted in several TV serials and web series. While contesting in Mr. India and Mr. World, Rohit bagged two titles as well.
Native of Goa, Prathmesh was born in 1991 and showed interest in Football during his teen years. He has represented Goa in Under 19 football team of state. It was only later 2015, when this hunk participated in the Splitsvilla reality show, he rose to popularity. Later he also appeared in Mr. India contest trying his hands in modeling. In 2017, Prathmesh won the title of Peter England Mr. India Supranational. He was the first Asian to win this title. On wining this title, Prathmesh was offered a lot of modeling assignments. Prathmesh is also a fitness trainer and owns a Gym in Goa.
If you are from Punjab, then Prabh Uppal is not an unknown name for the youth. Born and raised in Ludhiana, this guy faced hard times while getting into the modeling line but with his sharp features and looks it didn’t take him much time to become an Icandy. This guy has walked on the ramp for leading designers from BTown. This guy has modeled for the wedding and fashionable outfits coming from the famous fashion houses like Manyavar, Tarun Tahiliani and Anita Dongre.
Mumbai is definitely the fashion capital of the country but the national capital has also given a lot of fashion icons to the fashion world. And one such name is Varun Verma. If you are a roadies fan then you would have definitely seen him on TV. Post Roadies, Varun participated in Mr. India pageant and later won the title in 2016. He also showed up in the Mr. Supranational and won that as well in 2019. Since then Varun has walked for a lot of designers and appeared in a lot of photo shoots.
Today social media plays the role of self-proclaimed PR team for the aspiring influencers and models. But if you go a decade back when Facebook also didn’t existed, a guy became a household name after winning the title of Glad rags Manhunt in 2006. Today at 34, Gaurav is still a strong competitor for the new comers in the fashion industry. According to the Health magazine of men, he is the one of the fittest supermodels who is still in demand. From Lakme Fashion week, Indian fashion week to Amazon India fashion week, this guy has set the stage on fire in all of these fashion shows.
31 years old Puneet Beniwal is a former Mr. India contestant who stood runner up in 2014. This DU alumni and resident of Delhi bagged a lot of fashion shows and has quite a few modeling events experiences. As a model, he has walked for Sabyasachi, Tarun Tahiliani and Manish Malhotra kinda designers.
A lot of aspiring models and actors started their careers with reality shows. And Nitin Chauhan is a similar model who debuted in the world of fashion and entertainment by winning the show Dadagiri that premiered on Bindass TV. He also appeared in Splits villa. Other than the modeling assignments, Nitin has acted in a lot of TV shows mainly in Savdhan India, Gumrah etc.
Mudit is the name of a young talent who grabbed attention of public after winning Mr. Delhi Title. He has also appeared in Mr. International show in 2016 and represented India in Bangkok. Apart from the modeling shows, this guy has made people turn their eyebrows to him by walking for designers like Rohit Bal, Shantanu & Nikhil, Pawan Sachdeva and much more.
Last but not the least among the top Indian male models is Prateek Jain. This young man is blessed with the deep mysterious eyes that make him quite popular among fashion houses. He is the winner of Mr. India World and the title of Mr. Asian supermodel held in 2013. This guy has worked for a lot of fashion designers and has a huge fan following on social media as well.