Indonesia has so many talented people including in the modeling segment. If you are not into the modeling things, you may unfamiliar with some Indonesian models that bring Indonesia known well worldwide. Most of them achieve so many awards in the famous model agencies that internationally famous.
Now, we have some Indonesian most well-known models that so popular worldwide as the unique facts about Indonesia. For Indonesian people, becomes a model is a modern job in Indonesia so that they need to pursue their career to becomes an international model with their talents. Let’s take a look even closer to them so that you know them well.
1. Kelly Tandiono
Kelly Tandiono is the Indonesian most well-known model that was born in Singapore, 28 October 1986. Not only becomes a famous model, but she also talented in the acting role so that she has contributed to so many Indonesian films. That becomes one of her advantages she got as her benefits of working in Indonesia as a model and actress.
Kelly Tandiono becomes one of the Indonesian models that sign the contract with Next Model Management in Los Angeles. That is why her name becomes internationally known worldwide. She also becomes of the judge in Asia’s Next Top Model in the season 4.
2. Nadya Hutagalung
Nadya Hutagalung is an Indonesian model that was born in Sidney, 28 July 1974. She starts her modeling career at the age of twelve in Japan. Not only becomes a supermodel, she also becomes the first Indonesian MTV presenter in Singapore.
Nadya Hutagalung still exists in modeling and becomes famous not only in Indonesia but also around Asian countries. She used to be one of the judges in Asia’s Next Top Model in Singapore.
3. Laura Muljadi
Laura Muljadi is an Indonesian model that starts her career at about the year 1999. She was born in Jakarta, 21 January 1985, and began to join in modeling school at the age of 17. She also pursues her modeling career in Netherland under the Favorite Model agency in 2003.
Laura Muljadi achieved so many awards such as the Jakarta Fashion Week for the best model category in 2009, the New Model Award, and the Icon of Jakarta Fashion and Food in 2010.
4. Kimmy Jayanti
Kimmy Jayanti is the Indonesian most well-known model that was born in Medan, 18 October 1991. She becomes famous after the most famous designer in Indonesia, Anne Avantie choose her to joint in her catwalk.
Kimmy Jayanti still exists in modeling until now and she achieves so many awards such as becomes the Indonesian icon fashion TV in 2010. She even builds the Kimmy Jayanti Modelling School and becomes internationally known worldwide.
5. Mariana Renata
Mariana Renata is one of the most well-known models in Indonesia and becomes so popular when she contributed as the model in Lux’s brand in 2004. She was born in Paris, France, on 31 December 1983 and begin her modeling career in Jakarta.
Mariana Renata more often contributes to the professional model, actress, and video model for some Indonesian bands such as Ungu and Peterpan. In 2005, she has shown her acting talent in the Janji Joni movie with Nicholas Saputra. The movie becomes one of the most-watched Indonesian movies at that time.
Fahrani is a female Indonesian model that was born in Jakarta, 27 September 1984. She starts her modeling career at the age of thirteen and pursues her career not only in modeling but also as a professional actress. She achieves so many awards for her movies Radit dan Jani as the best actress from Indonesian Movie Awards. She becomes the most popular Indonesian actress at that time.
Fahrani also pursues her career worldwide in her talent in modeling. She participates in some runway agencies in Singapore and Italy. In Hongkong, she even achieves the awards for the Most Photogenic Model category.
7. Ayu Gani
Ayu Gani is an Indonesian model that becomes famous since she became the winner of Asia’s Next Top Model season 3. She becomes the first Indonesian model that win that competition. She was born in Solo, 13 August 1991, and starts her career in the year of 2011 as the model in Femina magazine.
In 2012, Ayu Gani achieves the award as the icon of Jakarta Fashion Week. She also signs the contract with Storm Model Management in London and becomes the cover magazine of Harper’s Bazaar Singapore.
In 2015, after Ayu Gani won Asia’s Next Top Model, she became the icon of the TRESemme shampoo and Zalora icon model.
8. Patricia Gunawan
Patricia Gunawan was born in Jakarta, 14 July 1990. She starts her modeling career as the cover of Femina magazine in 2010. She won the runner up of the Asia’s Next Top Model season 4, and become the Subaru grand ambassador in 2016.
In 2010, Patricia won the runner up of Miss ASEAN. She also becomes one of the 15 finalists of Miss Indonesia 2012. Besides modeling, she expands her career in some TV presenter and broadcaster of Hard Rock FM Jakarta radio since 2016.
9. Putri Sulistyowati
Putri Sulistyowati is one of the most well-known models in Indonesia that was born on 10 January 1991. She starts her modeling career in 2010 and becomes so popular after she got into the FM London agency in London. She contributes to the London fashion week in 2015.
Not only becomes an international model, but Putri also becomes an architecture lecturer and an entrepreneur.
10. Laras Sekar
Laras Sekar is one of the Indonesian most well-known models that become famous after she contributes to St Laurent fashion week. She was born in Balikpapan, 15 December 1997 and becomes a successful Indonesian model that pursues her career internationally.
In 2017, Laras Sekar achieves the model of the year award from Elle magazine. She often contributes to London fashion week and France fashion week. Now, she even becomes the icon of Kim Kadarshian brand new makeup.
So, there are some glances about Indonesian most well-known models that pursue their careers to become an international model. Have you ever heard one of them?