The contest which will tour 04 cities – Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad and Bangalore this year, reached Bangalore for its preliminary Regional Casting rounds. Bangalore Regional Casting took place at Phoenix Market City on Saturday, 15th September 2018. The esteemed panel of jury included Dayana Erappa – Model, Dipti Gujral – Supermodel & VJ, Manoviraj Khosla – Couturier, Waseem Khan – Star Photographer and Marc Robinson - Licensee - Elite Model Look India.
At the end of the casting, 07 Girls and 06 Boys saw their dreams come true as they were selected for the next stage, Elite Model Look National Casting that will take place in Mumbai on 27th September. Contestants were shortlisted from hundreds of hopeful contenders based on criteria like their ramp walk, first impression and photogenic appeal. The lucky contestants chosen from Bangalore auditions are –
Girls - Akshara Jandhyala, Diya Palit, Krupali Poonacha, Leeannah Alexander, Namrata Nair, Sanmathi Wagle, Veronica Ruby.
Boys - Ihsaan Hisham, Kenneth Alexander, Kevin Alexander, Rizwan Shariff, Sahil Bhardwat, Thejus Prabhakaran.
These contestants will compete in the final selection round in National Casting along with contestants shortlisted from Mumbai, Delhi and Hyderabad. At the end of the National Casting, the Elite Model Look jury will choose contestants to participate in India Final that will take place in Mumbai in the month of October 2018. The ultimate goal is to win a place in the prestigious Elite Model Look World and to secure a 2-year contract with the Elite agency.
Speaking at the event, Mr. Raghu Rajagopalan - COO, Max Fashion said, “Max Fashion’s aim has always been to democratize fashion for all. We try to promote the right blend of fashion with price. Since youngsters are our key customers, we are proud to bring Elite Model Look to India which bring renowned international model platform for our Indian customers.”
Marc Robinson – Licensee, Elite Model Look India says, “Elite Model Look is the number one International model search in the world. This is a sure shot, a onetime lifetime opportunity to get the right exposure and work internationally as a model. For young aspiring models who want a career in the international model scene it doesn’t get bigger and better than this! Grab this opportunity provided by Max Elite Model Look with both hands and run with it!”