Mumbai: “Muslim community has given some of the finest models and it was an honour sharing the ramp with them,” says Karan Oberoi ‘KO’
Karan Oberoi, better known as K.O. (pronounced Kay-oh) by his peers and contemporaries, is a leading model with the unique distinction of ruling the two most competitive industries of modelling – fashion and fitness. Born in a Sikh household, K.O. has built a body of work spanning a decade, a portfolio that includes leading fitness and fashion brands.
Speaking about peers, Oberoi says “I’ve had the honour of working with some of the best models in the country, be it on the ramp or for commercial projects. Some of the famous names I have shared space with are Muzammil Ibrahim, Taher Ali and Asif Azim”.
Karan Oberoi or K.O. has to his credit work across modelling platforms – print, ramp, digital and television. He has worked with designers like Abu Jani – Sandeep Khosla, Arjun Khanna, Rajesh Pratap Singh and Rohit Bal and commercial brands like Reebok, Peter England, Aldo and Lamborghini.
K.O. has won numerous awards as a model and he is also one of the most followed models on social media – a feat that put him squarely into the big league and in the hall of fame of high achievers across various industries like Bollywood, cricket, music, sports, etc.