Winners Of The ‘New Face Of Asia’ Model Search Announced
Storm Model Agency, known for discovering iconic models like Kate Moss, Lily Cole, Cara, and Jourdan Dunn partnered with viral media and music platform, Triller, BritAsia TV and RIKA Records to find the ‘New Face of Asia’ back in July.
Following deliberation from experts at Storm including legendary model agent Sarah Doukas, the two competition winners are:
Prince Singh; a 20 year old professional footballer and academic with a Bachelors in Science. Prince grew up in the industrial town of Ankleshwar in India and despite his football and academic success, Prince has always been passionate about having a modelling career and using this platform to support his home country, and to represent Asia in a global mainstream.
The female winner is 22 year old Esha Gohil, based in Mumbai. Esha found that growing up in India with goals of having a modelling career would prove to be a great task, however her dedication to her craft has allowed her to persevere. Esha has a passion for learning new skills. She speaks four languages, English, Hindi, Tamil and Gujarati.
The Triller New Face of Asia 2020 challenge alone resulted in over 18 million viewers. The opportunity for a contract with the world renowned Storm Model Agency and a first class modelling career saw male and female entries from the US, India, Malaysia and the UK submit their videos via the Triller app. with 20 talented semi-finalists being considered as winners.
“We’re delighted to have worked with a stellar cast of partners on this project and look forward to following the careers of the newly discovered modeling talent” said Mike Lu, CEO of Triller.
“Storm has discovered and nurtured the careers of some of the greatest models and we are thrilled to have joined forces with Triller, BritAsia TV and RikaRecords to discover the next generation of Asian stars,” said Founder and Chair of Storm Model Agency, Sarah Doukas.
Music artist RIKA lent her support with music from her best selling DOSES EP, and Brit Asia TV debuted the Semi Finalist Interviews, broadcasting globally on their TV Channel.