Karan Oberoi is an Indian supermodel, comedian, fitness model and actor. He is probably one of the best and popular male models from India. As the face of many national and international fashion and fitness brands, Karan has fans across the nation and abroad because of his massive fan following on social media platforms be that Facebook, Instagram or twitter. He also holds fame for his super hit stand-up comedy videos on social media.
Model Karan Oberoi was born in the capital New Delhi (India). He took birth on 26 September 1987. This 6 feet well educated model studied BCom (hons.) at Delhi University followed by an MBA from esteemed college AIBS, Noida. Despite of being the part of an entertainment industry he believes in simple living. After completing his masters, he worked as a graphic designer. One day he got spotted by one brand while doing a job of a graphic designer and got an opportunity to work as a model. Today Model Karan Oberoi has worked with some of the best fashion designers and brands and also considered as an icon in fashion and fitness industry. He also holds several recognised awards for his achievement in modelling industry. He holds the title of World Peace Messenger given to him under United Nations Global compact.
He is a biker, a stand-up comedian, an occasional actor, a fitness freak, model, fitness and fashion influencer and a social media superstar. Today he’s one of the most influential male models of India, in the country where becoming a popular male model is a big deal. In India, opportunities in regard to modelling career are less and hence majority of young boys and girls because of their culture, don’t really come out to pursue their dreams and their talent remains dormant, in such a situation Karan Oberoi (model) has not just proved himself as model but has created a legacy of his own.
Top model is an inspiration to the younger Indian guys where he has taken the game on the level where models have started becoming brands. Karan Oberoi is also perhaps an only male model who despite of reaching a super model status is also a stand-up comedian. His comedy videos on social media which are made on his real-life experiences has given an extra edge to the model. His communication skills be it in English or Hindi are impeccable and he is often seen interacting with his fans on social media. His fans love to watch his ripped beautiful body, stylish images wearing fashionable designer clothes and his hilarious comedy videos.
Modelling Career of Karan Oberoi
Karan is one of the top male models in India and also the most followed model among all the other males on social media. He is popular in India majorly because of his body. The 6 feet tall, golden brown colour and handsome man has been a poster boy of many brands such as Royal Enfield bikes, Isuzu, FBB clothing line and many others (from 2011 to 2023). Model Karan Oberoi was also the official lifestyle fashion model for leading Indian newspaper Hindustan Times and has also been part of many editorials of leading publications. Karan was among top 5 finalist at Mr. India International and also won the best physique award. Other than this he has also been awarded as ‘hottest model’, ‘top fitness model’, ‘youth icon model’ by Filmfare, Hindustan Times and Global leadership awards respectively. Karan Oberoi, the leading male model from India, may have made his name on the strength of his chiselled face, jawline and ripped body, but undisputedly has also earned the respect as Karan was appointed as World Peace Messenger. He was voted as youth icon model for being one of the most popular models on social media. Karan started his professional journey with Grey Worldwide, an advertising agency as a graphic designer.
While working for an advertising agency he accidently got an opportunity to do modelling for a brand, since then he has walked the ramp at numerous fashion shows and for top fashion designers, featured in music videos and also on the cover of magazines such as Men’s Health, and part of reputed fashion magazine editorials and brand ambassador of leading fashion and fitness brands. His portfolio includes top notch commercial and digital advertising campaigns of brands such as Reebok, Isuzu, Royal Enfield bikes and riding apparels, Fashion Big Bazaar, TATA Altroz, British Nutrition, Timex Digital campaign, Viva Fitness and many others. Today Karan Oberoi model is known as an established model who has walked more than 400 plus shows across the world and worked with many established choreographers and photographers such as Dabboo Ratnani. Recently he was seen in Zee music video which has fetched more than 10 million views in last few months. Besides modelling he has also been part of judging panel in various fashion events, fitness events and shows for reputed colleges from all over India such as IIT Guwahati and HR college Of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai.
Karan Oberoi (model) education and early life
Karan was raised in upper middle class Sikh family. His father named G.S.Oberoi was appointed at a higher position in a public sector Bank. Karan’s mother name is Jasvinder Oberoi also known as Ruby, is working as an associate professor of Hindi literature in Mata Sundari College which is part of University of Delhi. Karan has a sister, her name is Ishween Sahiba Oberoi. She is an MBA and owns an event management firm. Karan completed his BCom(hons.) from Sri Guru Gobind Singh College of Commerce (University of Delhi) and there after did his post-graduation in journalism followed by a full time MBA in International Business from AIBS (Noida). While growing up Karan wanted to be a cricketer and was a big fan of entertainer Michael Jackson and wrestler Bret the Hit-Man Heart. He was also fond of watching wrestling, cricket and football matches as a child. Lately, Sylvester Stallone has been an inspiration for him, and was the reason he got into fitness. He considers him as his role model as he was once inspired while watching the movie Rocky and wanted to a body just like him.
Karan Oberoi (model) Bio/Wiki
Real Name: Karan Oberoi
Also Known as: KO
Profession(s): Fashion Model, Comedian, Actor and Fitness model
Date of Birth: 26 September 1987
Karan Oberoi (model) Age: (2023) 35 Years
Zodiac/Sun Sign: libra
Birth Place and home town: New Delhi, India
Karan Oberoi (model) Father: G.S.Oberoi
Karan Oberoi (model) Mother: Jasvinder Oberoi
Karan Oberoi (model) Sister: Ishween Sahiba
Karan Oberoi (model) body stats
Body type: Lean and muscular
Height: 183 cm
Weight: 71.5 kgs
Chest: 41 Inches
Waist: 31 Inches
Biceps: 15 Inches
Shoe size: UK 11
hair Colour: Black
Eyes colour: Dark Brown
Skin colour: Golden Brown
Karan Oberoi (model) education and interesting facts (wiki/bio)
College: SGGS college of commerce (Delhi university) and Amity international business school, Noida.
Education Qualification: BCom (Hons), post graduate diploma in Journalism and MBA degree.
Karan Oberoi (model) Net worth 2023: 30 crores approx.
Address Current: Bandra West (Mumbai), India.
Food Habit: Non-Vegetarian (Fish and chicken)
Hobbies: Reading books, Running, gym.
Favourite cuisine: Chinese
Favourite Actor: Al Pacino
Favourite Films: Rocky and The Terminator the judgement day
Favourite singer: Michael Jackson
Favourite actress: JLO
Favourite Colour: White and Purple
Loves: Shopping and Travelling
Favourite Country to travel: Dubai