Milind SomanPublished: January 30, 2015
Milind Soman is an Indian supermodel, actor, and film producer. Milind Soman was born in a Maharashtrian family in Scotland and lived in England until the age of seven, then his family moved back to India. He was a national-level swimmer for India and was then discovered as a model. In the mid-1990s after some time working as a model, he took the lead role in the Indian science fiction TV Series Captain Vyom. He then focused on films starting in 2000. Soman’s films include 16 December, Pachaikili Muthucharam, Paiyaa, Agni Varsha and Asoka. In 2007 he appeared in Bhram, Say Salaam India and Bheja Fry. In 2009 he acted in Sachin Kundalkar’s Marathi film Gandha. He has also acted in a number of English language and other foreign films, including Valley of Flowers and The Flag.
Soman was the producer of the Hindi film Rules: Pyaar Ka Superhit Formula (2003). He has also produced a children’s television serial called Ghost Bana Dost. Soman starred in Jodi Breakers in 2012 which did not do well at the box-office. Milind Soman and his ex-girlfriend, Madhu Sapre, an ex-Miss India and model, attracted controversy in India, when the pair posed nude in a print ad for Tuff Shoes. The social service branch of the Mumbai police had registered a case in August 1995 after Sapre and Soman posed in the nude, wearing only shoes and a python wrapped around them. Another case was filed under the Wildlife Protection Act against the advertising agency for illegal use of the python. The case lasted for 14 years, after which the courts acquitted the accused.
|Place of Birth||Scotland, UK|
|Height||6 feet 0 inches|
|Debut movie||Tarkieb (Hindi)|
|Known For||Pachaikili Muthucharam,Paiyaa,Alex Pandian|
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