Rochelle Rao Age, Husband, Family, Biography & More
Bio/Wiki Full NameRochelle Maria Rao Profession(s)Model, TV Anchor, Actress Famous RoleLottery (Nurse) in the TV show "The Kapil Sharma Show"
Rochelle Rao's parents
SiblingsBrother- Late Noel Rohn Rao and Fritz David Rao (Twins)
Some Lesser Known Facts About Rochelle Rao
Does Rochelle Rao smoke?: No
Does Rochelle Rao drink alcohol?: Yes
Rochelle was born to a Telugu-German father and an Anglo-Indian mother.
Childhood image of Rochelle Rao
In 2006, one of her twin brothers, Noel Rao (a US citizen), died while serving the US Army in Afghanistan.
In January 2012, Rochelle participated in Pantaloons Femina Miss India South pageant and was the 1st runner-up.
She won the Femina Miss India International title in 2012. Rochelle Rao was also given the titles of “Miss Glamorous Diva”, “Miss Ramp Walk,” and “Miss Body Beautiful.” At the Miss International 2012 beauty pageant, she was ranked ninth out of 80 participants.
Rochelle Rao-Miss India International 2012
She was the Kingfisher Calendar Girl in 2014.
Prior to becoming a model and participating in the Miss India South beauty pageant, she was working as an anchor with a Chennai-based channel, Channel UFX.
Rao hosted the sixth season of the Indian Premier League.
In 2013, she participated in the dance reality show “Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa.”
Rochelle Rao in ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa’
Rochelle Rao (encircled) in ‘Life Mein Ek Baar’
She’s the ambassador of an NGO called “Smile Foundation” that supports young children from underprivileged backgrounds.
Her elder sister, Paloma Rao, is also a popular VJ and anchor.
She’s a huge fan of American artist Patrick Swayze.
Rochelle’s dream is to begin her own church, NGO, and become a famous celebrity.
In 2014, she participated in the “Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi Darr Ka Blockbuster” Season 5.
Rochelle Rao in ‘Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi Darr Ka Blockbuster’
In 2015, she participated in Bigg Boss 9 along with Keith Sequeira and was the 3rd runner up.
Rochelle Rao in ‘Bigg Boss’
Rochelle Rao has also appeared on Sony TV’s ‘The Kapil Sharma Show.’
Rochelle Rao in ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’
On the eve of Valentine’s Day in 2017, she got engaged to Keith Sequeira in Goa.
In 2019, Rochelle appeared on the dance reality show “Nach Baliye” along with her husband Keith Sequeira.
A post shared by Rochelle Rao Sequeira (@rochellerao) on Jul 22, 2019 at 9:10am PDT
There was a rumour that she was going to be a nun. However, Rao termed the same as the ‘craziest rumour that has ever heard about herself.’