Rochelle Maria Rao, the popular Indian model and anchor, is a Bigg Boss 9 contestant. Born on November 25, 1998, she came to limelight when she won the Femina Miss India International in 2012. She is also an eminent TV host having anchored many TV shows including the post-match analysis on IPL 6. She has been a part of the travel show ‘Life Mein Ek Baar’. Rochelle entered Bigg Boss 9 with boyfriend Keith Sequeira.
Rochelle Rao – Family Background
Rochelle Rao’s mother Wendyl is an Anglo-India while her father Dr. Nicholas Rao is a well-known naturopath specializing in herbal medications. She is the youngest in the family, with two twin brothers. One of them, Noel Rohn Rao died in service, while he was serving the US Army. In fact, he was quite a respected solider, having won 11 medals for his platoon. Noel’s twin’s name is David.
Rochelle Rao’s sister – Paloma Rao
The 5 feet 7 inch tall anchor makes no bones of the fact that Paloma Rao, her sister, is the most important part of her life. The video jockey and host, Paloma is known to have encouraged Rochelle to take on modeling, and was extremely supportive of her career.