Madhu Sapre was an Indian Super Model of mid-1990. She was also the winner of ‘Femina Miss India’ contest in 1992.
Early Life & Background
Madhu was born on 14th July, 1971 in a Maharashtrian family in Nagpur and then she shifted to Mumbai. Madhu was an athlete before entering modeling.
Journey in the industry
In the 1990s, Madhu started modeling at a very young age. She represented India at the 1992 Miss Universe pageant, where she came up as the 2nd runner up. Later it was rumor that she lost the contest because of the final round, where she talked about the lack of sports fields in India.
After becoming a supermodel, Madhu posed nude in a print ad for Tuff Shoes. This created a controversy and lawsuit was filed against her & Milind Soman, who starred opposite her in the ad. She also made a guest appearance in the talk show ‘Movers & Shakers’. In 2003, she acted in the film ‘Boom’ alongside Amitabh Bachchan and Katrina Kaif
Madhu got married to an Italian Business man Gian Maria in 2001 and settled in Italy. In 2012, she gave a birth to a daughter named Indira. Before marriage, she was briefly engaged to the model turned actor Milind Soman.
‘Boom’ as Anu Gaekwad in 2003
Miss India 1992 as Winner-1992
Miss Universe 1992 as 2nd Runner Up