Rochelle Rao is an Indian model and actress. She won the Miss India International title in 2012 and has since appeared on reality shows such as Bigg Boss 9, Nach Baliye 9, Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 5, and Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6. Rochelle has also acted in TV series, films, and the web series The Test Case. She is a versatile performer known for her captivating on-screen presence and continues to be a sought-after talent in the industry.

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Who is Rochelle Rao? Wiki, Biography

Rochelle Rao

Rochelle Rao was born on 25th November 1998,(Age: 25 years), she was born in Chennai, Tamil Nadu and she is a Catholic Christian, She is a well-known face in the Indian Television circuit, and she rose to fame for portraying a nurse named Lottery on the famous “The Kapil Sharma Show”. She currently lives in Chennai.


Full NameRochelle Maria Rao Sequeira
Name in Hindiरोशेल राव
Nick NameRochelle
ProfessionTV Anchor, Actress, Model
Age25 years
Date of Birth25th November 1988
Mother TongueTamil
ReligionChristianity (Catholic)
Zodiac/Sun SignSagittarius
Birthplace Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
HomeTownChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Current AddressChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
HobbiesTravelling, Reading, Music
Email Id[email protected]

Education, Qualification

The details of Rochelle Rao’s schooling are not known, the information that is available about her qualification is that she went to M.O.P. Vaishnav College to complete her B.Sc in electronic media.

Schoolyet to Update
College M.O.P. Vaishnav College
Degree/Graduation BSc in electronic media 

Relationship Status (Husband, Affairs)

Rochelle Rao is married, her husband’s name is Keith Sequeira, and he is a model. They got married on 3rd March 2018. As of now, they don’t have any kids they might be planning to do in the near future.

Rochelle Rao Family, Siblings

Rochelle Rao was born into a Catholic Christian family. Her father’s name is Nicolas V Rao, and he is of Telugu-German ancestry. He is a naturalist by profession. Rochelle’s mother’s name is Wendy Rao, and she is of Anglo-Indian descent. Rochelle also has a sister named Paloma Rao, who is an actress like her.

Parent’s NameFather: Dr. N V Rao (Medical Consultant on Herbal Extracts)
Mother: Wendy Rao
Siblings/CousinsBrother– Late Noel Rohn Rao, Fritz David Rao (Twins)
Sister– Paloma Rao (Actress and VJ)
Relationship StatusMarried (m. 2018)
HusbandKeith Sequeira (Model)
ChildrenYet to Update

Rochelle Rao Height, Weight (Physical Appearance)

Rochelle Rao
Height In centimeters: 165 cm
In meters: 1.65 m
In Inches: 5’5”
Weight55 Kgs
Body Measurements32-26-34
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlack

Rochelle Rao’s Career

Rochelle Rao is a renowned Indian model, anchor, and actress who gained fame after winning the Femina Miss India International crown in 2012. Before her victory, Rochelle worked as a model and anchor in Chennai. Her title was bestowed upon her by Ankita Shorey, the outgoing winner of the pageant.

Rochelle Rao in IPL

Following her triumph, Rochelle became the host of the sixth season of the Indian Premier League. Additionally, she has anchored numerous events and television shows and has appeared in several men’s magazines. In 2014, Rochelle was showcased in the February edition of the Kingfisher calendar.

In Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa

In August 2013, Rochelle appeared in the reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa season 6 as a wild card entrant. However, she did not get selected for the show as she did not perform well. She also appeared in the fifth season of Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi in 2014, but was the second contestant to be eliminated from the show.

Rochelle Rao In Big Boss

Rochelle Rao took part in the Indian reality TV show, Bigg Boss 9 in 2015, along with her boyfriend Keith Sequeira. While on the show, she was initially paired with Prince Narula, but later changed partners to team up with Rimi Sen.

In Laughter Champion & The Kapil Sharma Show

Rochelle Rao hosted India’s Laughter Champion show successfully in August 2022. Currently, she is a regular performer on the popular comedy show The Kapil Sharma Show on Sony TV. She has been playing various roles in the show since its inception in April 2016.

In Web Series

Apart from her TV appearances, Rochelle has also acted in the web series The Test Case and in the series 1962: The War in the Hills as Rimpa. Rochelle continues to be a sought-after talent in the industry due to her captivating on-screen presence and versatile acting skills.

Rochelle Rao Television shows List

Movie NameRoleYear
India’s Laughter ChampionHost2022
Nach Baliye 9Contestant2019
The Kapil Sharma ShowMr. Damodar’s assistant, Nurse Lottery, Chingaari2016 – Present
Bigg Boss 9Contestant2015-16
Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 5Contestant2014
Life Mein Ek BaarContestant2001
Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6Contestant2001

Rochelle Rao Web Series List

Web Series NameRoleYear
1962: The War in the HillsRimpa2021
Fair & Square2018

Rochelle Rao Net Worth and Salary

Rochelle Rao’s Net Worth is around $5 Million.

Net Worth in Dollars$5 Million
Net Worth In Indian RupeesINR 40 Crore
Salary3-4 Lakhs/Episode

Rochelle Rao Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

InstagramInstagram Profile@rochellerao
TwitterTwitter Profile@rochellemrao
FacebookFacebook Profile@rochellemrao

Rochelle Rao Favorite

Favorite ActorJohnny Depp, Brad Pitt
Favorite ActressScarlett Johansson
Favorite MoviesNow And Then (1995)
Favorite Web-SeriesHanna (2019)
Favorite SongMoves Like Jagger by Maroon 5
Favorite ColorRed
Favorite BooksHarry Potter Series
Favorite FoodWasabi Prawns, Kobe Beef Steaks, Penne Aglio e Olio
Favorite QuoteIf you don’t stand for something, you would fall for anything
Favorite DestinationsNew York, Paris, Goa, Brazil
Favourite Cafe/BarThirsty Crow in Chennai

Unknown Facts about Rochelle Rao

  • She won the Femina Miss India International crown in 2012.
  • Prior to her win, she was a model and anchor in Chennai.
  • In 2014, Rochelle was the Kingfisher Calendar Girl.
  • She was the 1st runner-up in the Pantaloons Femina Miss India South pageant in 2012.
  • Rochelle was working as an anchor with a Chennai-based channel, Channel UFX, before becoming a model.
  • She was seen on the travel show “Life Mein Ek Baar” on Fox Life in 2014.
  • Rochelle is the ambassador of an NGO called “Smile Foundation.”
  • She participated in Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi Darr Ka Blockbuster Season 5 in 2014.
  • In 2015, Rochelle participated in Bigg Boss 9 along with Keith Sequeira and was the 3rd runner-up.
  • Rochelle Rao and Keith Sequeira got engaged in Goa on Valentine’s Day in 2017.
  • Rochelle has a tattoo on her right ankle.
  • Rochelle’s dream is to begin her own church, and NGO, and become a famous celebrity.
  • She is a huge fan of American artist Patrick Swayze.
  • Noel Rao, a US citizen who had died while serving in the US Army in Afghanistan, was one of Rochelle Rao’s twin brothers who she had lost in 2006.
  • There was a rumor that she was going to be a nun, which Rochelle termed the craziest rumor she has ever heard about herself.


Who is Rochelle Maria Rao?

She is a Model, Sports anchor, TV host, and Actress, she is famous for playing the character of Lottery on the Kapil Sharma Show.

What is the age of Rochelle Rao?

Rochelle Roa is 34 Years Old, she was born on 25th November 1988.

What is Rochelle Rao’s Husband’s Name?

Rochelle Rao’s Husband’s name is Keith Sequeira.

What is the net worth of Rochelle Rao?

Rochelle Rao’s Net Worth is around $5 Million.