Manushi Chhillar is an Indian model crowned Miss World 2017 after competing in the event. Her state of Haryana was represented in the competition as the winner of Femina Miss India 2017. Rohtak, in Haryana, is the city in which Chhillar was born. Dr. Mitra Basu Chhillar, the Chhillars’ father, works with DRDO as a scientist. At the Delhi-based Institute of Human Behavior and Allied Sciences, her mother is an associate professor and the head of the department of neurochemistry.
Manushi Chhillar Bio
Manushi Chhillar is an Indian actress and model crowned Miss World 2017 after competing in the competition. The winner of the Femina Miss India 2017 pageant represented her home state of Haryana and became the sixth Indian to be named Miss World. The historical drama Prithviraj will be her feature film debut, and she will make her television debut as well.
Originally from India, Manushi Chhillar is an actress, beauty queen, and social media influencer who rose to international prominence after crowned Miss World 2017 at the Sanya International Beauty Pageant. Manushi Chhillar hails from a tiny hamlet in the Jhajjar area of Haryana, and she was pursuing her MBBS degree at the time of her appearance in Miss World 2017. Manushi Chhillar is the daughter of a farmer. She won the Miss World title for India after seventeen years since Priyanka Chopra had previously won the title for the country in the year 2000.
She is the sixth candidate from India to win the coveted Miss Universe title for the country of her birth. During the competition, her initiative on menstrual hygiene gained attention, and she was awarded the title of ‘Beauty with a Purpose’ during the Miss World 2017 competition. Manushi Chhillar has finished her MBBS degree and plans to pursue a career in acting, beginning with her forthcoming film, Prithviraj, which will be released in 2023.
Manushi Chhillar Early Life
Chhillar was born on May 14, 1997, in the hamlet of Bamnoli, in the district of Jhajjar, to a Haryanvi family. In addition to being a medical doctor and scientist at the Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO), Dr Neelam Chhillar is also the departmental head of neurochemistry at the Institute of Human Behavior and Allied Sciences (IHBAS).
Chhillar attended St. Thomas’ School in New Delhi, where she graduated with honors in English as the best student in the country in class 12. She also received a perfect score of 96 per cent on her board exams. It was her first time taking the All India Premedical Test, and she passed with flying colours. Bhagat Phool Singh Medical College in Sonipat is where she studied medicine (MBBS).
Besides Haryanvi, Chhillar is also proficient in Hindi and English and her language. She is a skilled Kuchipudi dancer, having had her instruction from Raja and Radha Reddy when she was younger.
Manushi Chhillar Career
Chhillar will make her Bollywood debut in Prithviraj, a Yash Raj Films production directed by Chandraprakash Dwivedi and produced by Yash Raj Films. The film is based on the epic poem Prithviraj Raso, which was written in the Braj Bhasha language and tells the story of Prithviraj Chauhan, a Rajput monarch from the Chahamana dynasty, and is set during his reign. She plays the Princess of Kannauj, Sanyogita, also Prithviraj’s bride in the film. She was cast after multiple auditions and trials. She will appear in the film with Akshay Kumar, who will play the titular character of Prithviraj, in which she will also appear.
Because of the COVID-19 epidemic, the film was initially supposed to be released on the occasion of Diwali in 2020, but this was postponed. “It’s a great duty to portray princess Sanyogita, a forceful personality who stood up for what was right and made the most significant life choices on her own,” Chhillar said of her character in the film.
A three-film agreement with Yash Raj Films has been struck. Chhillar’s second project is named The Great Indian Family, funded by the studio and directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya. She will star with Vicky Kaushal.
Manushi Chhillar Facts
Manushi Chhillar is an Indian model, actress, and former Miss World 2017. She is the reigning Miss World 2017.
Chhillar was born on May 14, 1997, in the village of Bamnoli in the district of Jhajjar, Haryana, to a Hindu family of the Jat religion.
At the Institute of Human Behavior and Allied Sciences in Bangalore, Neelam Chhillar is an associate professor and department head of neurochemistry. She grew up with a scientist father who works for the Defense Research and Development Organization.
She is the younger sister of Dalmitra Chhillar and the younger brother of Dewangana Chhillar (LLB).
Her pre-education was finished at St. Thomas School Delhi, and she graduated with honors from the 12th CBSE Board test, where she was named the All-India topper in English.