Milind Soman is a renowned model, fitness promoter, actor, and a film producer. He is famous for his appearances in the films like Bheja Fry, Paiya, and 16 December. But before that, he was a national swimming champion in 1984. Likewise, he won a silver medal at the National Championship.
Similarly, Soman participated in the reality series Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi season 3. The show was hosted by Priyanka Chopra.
Milind Soman: Early Life and Personal Details
Milind Soman was born on 4 November 1965 in Scotland, UK. His parents were Usha Soman and Late Prabhakar Soman. His father was a nuclear scientist with the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre and his mother is a biochemist. He has three sisters named Netra, Anupama and Medha Soman. He holds the English nationality and belongs to White ethnicity.
The talented actor, Milind Soman is 5 feet 11 inch in height and has an athletic body physique of 161 lbs. He has Brown colored eyes with Black colored hair. His zodiac sign is Scorpio. He follows Hindu religion and culture.
In early 1990’s Soman was in a live-in relationship with Madhu Sapre. However, the two parted their way later. Likewise, he also dated Dipannita Sharma, Gul Pana, and Shahana Goswami.
He once got married to Mylene Jampanoi. The two first met on the set of French co- movie Valley of Flowers. From there the couple began to date each other and got married in 2006. However, their marriage did not work out and separated in 2008. After one year later their case was finalized in 2009.
Currently, Soman is dating 23 years old air hostess, Ankita Konwar. The couple has been spotted together at several events. Likewise, he also posted several pictures of them together on social sites. But, the couple has been criticized by fans due to their age gaps.However, their relationship is going very well and there are no signs of separation.
Milind Soman: Controversy
The popular actor, Milind Soman hit the media when he and his then-girlfriend, Madhu Spare shoot in a print ad for Tuffs Shoes, wearing only shoes and a python wrapped around them. The social service branch of Mumbai even filed a case regarding the topic. Soman also involved in the controversy for using the python illegally. The case lasted for 14 years and the courts acquitted the accused.
Milind Soman: Career
Although Soman has an engineering diploma he was not interested in making his career in it. He began modeling in 1988 and featured in several music videos. Then, he took a lead role in the Indian science fiction TV series named Captain Vyom.
Additionally, he has acted on several Indian movies including Paiyaa, Agni Varsha, and Rules: Pyaar Ka Superhit Formula. Likewise, he also featured in Bheja Fry, Say, Salaam India and Bheja Fry. He was the producer of the Hindi movie Rules: Pyaar Ka Superhit. In 2010, he has participated in Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi season 3 hosted by Priyanka Sharma.
Milind Soman: Net Worth and Life Style
Soman, the renowned actor is living a luxurious life. As a model, he endorsed several commercial brands. As per the online sources, his net worth is also reported to be $20 million.
Besides acting, Soman loves to Kick Boxing, running and Swimming. He also loves traveling and his favorite destination is Goa.