India Announces Its Representative “Amit Mehra” For The Men Universe 2018 –19 Santo Domingo
Men Universe India 2018 is a unique initiative taken by TSS Agency India to search for the country’s Perfect Man who would represent India at the very prestigious Men Universe Model 2018 Pageant (formerly known as Mister Universe). And, with utmost pride, ‘Amit Mehra’ was announced as India’s representative at this widely known and distinguished pageant of ‘Men Universe Model’ 2018 – 19 by the Chief Guest Ms. Madhu Chopra.
This announcement was celebrated with a big bash at Estella, Juhu which was attended by who’s who of tinsel town like Raghav Juyal, Saurabh Sachdeva, Omkar Kapoor, Anjum Fakih, Neel Motwani to name a few.
This year’s finalist – Amit Mehra had been selected by Robert Flores, the founder of MEN UNIVERSE pageant and the international jury in alliance with Shikhar Sidharth, National Director India for Men Universe Model.
Amit is a Mumbai based actor and model who was born in the capital. He started his modeling career with some of the big names of this industry. Modeling has provided Amit with the opportunity to travel the world which he enjoys quite a bit as he loves getting to know new cultures while traveling.
He has worked in print ads and campaigns for domestic as well as international companies. Some of the big names he worked with are; Radisson Airtel, Thums Up, TATA, and Park Avenue. He has a passion for acting as well. Amit was also a part of season 4 of the hit show Fear Factor Khatron Ke Khiladi hosted by Bollywood Star Akshay Kumar airing on one of the national Channel ‘Colors’, and has since worked for various channels on acting assignments. In addition to TV and films; Amit also enjoys stage performances and had taken up a theater acting class from Tom Logan (USA).
He is also a fitness freak who doesn’t shy away from putting extra hours in the gym, especially for body-building which is something he loves.
Kiran Gill was the first Indian ever to participate in the first edition of Mister Universe model held in Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic on March 12, 2008. About 21 countries were represented in the pageant. Iván Cabrera Trigo of Spain crowned as the winner at the end of the event and Gill ended up in top 10 finalists. Shikhar Sidharth and Ex Mister India Universe Kiran Gill have revived the association with the international group after a gap of 6 years in 2015. Sumit Singh won the mister talent title at the international pageant in the year 2015 followed by Himanshu Shailey in 2016 -17.
“We take pride in India marking a mark once again at the international pageant. Participation on such a level has always helped us to communicate more about India to different parts of the world. It does not only bring awareness to people around but also helps us to create a bond between them. Amit is a talented boy and is very confident competing with 43 countries at the pageant. We wish him good luck in his future endeavors “added Shikhar Sidharth, National Director India – Men universe Model.