KUNWAR Dodd was born in India and raised in Canada – and got a break in America.
On August 23, he won the title of Mr. India Globe 2014 in Los Angeles.
Kunwar was born in Panchhat village in Punjab, India, He grew up in Adampur in the district of Jalandhar, attending St. Anthony’s Convent School, Chomo.
Then in 2004, he came to Canada and completed his high school in Surrey. Currently, he’s attending Kwantlen Polytechnic University to become a nurse. He also works as a security guard.
Kunwar has a passion for acting. He’s very well-known on “Punjabi Vines” (seven-second comedy videos).
But recently he discovered another talent of his, which is modeling, he told The VOICE.
When an Indian American top model Dilpreet Virk saw his Vine video on Facebook, he was amazed at Kunwar’s talent, and sent him a message congratulating him for all the success. As they communicated over the months, they became really good friends.
Kunwar saw Dilpreet’s modeling pictures and asked him to guide him into the modeling industry. Virk is a former Mr. India Globe and Mr. India North America, and the current title holder of Mr.USA United Nations 2014 and Mr. United Nations World 2014.
As Virk started to help him with his modeling career, Kunwar applied for the Mr. India Globe 2014 pageant – and he actually won the title. Once it was a dream, but now it’s a reality.
Kunwar and Virk have also walked as a celebrity models for the renowned international fashion designer Amita Bal at the 8th AKKA Convention in San Jose, California. On top of that, both best friends were the celebrity judges for the beauty pageant in California.
Now their dream is to get a break in Bollywood.
They believe anything is possible with hard work and dedication. Whatever you do, do it with all your heart and the world will bow down to you, they say.
Well, all the best to them!