Wednesday, 16 March 2011
Popular name Asha Gill
Birth name Asha Anand Gill
Birth date July 3, 1972
Birth place Pembury, Kent, England
Height 5' 8" (1.73 m)
Occupation model, television host, deejay, veejay, writer,
producer, film director, and women's rights activist
Life and Career
Asha Gill is a Malaysia-based model, television host, deejay, veejay, writer, producer, film director, and women's rights activist. Her father is Indian and her mother is English with some French heritage.
She started off doing work as a production assistant for various studios in London, before moving up as a screenwriter and line producer. In 1995 she moved back to Malaysia, where she hosted the RIM Chart Show, a Malaysian music chart show. She also went into modelling, and endorsed various products such as Sony, L'Oréal, and Lipton Tea. In 1999 Asha was selected as one of the veejays for Channel V International, an Asia-Pacific music channel based in Hong Kong, and she quickly became the face of the channel, becoming famous to people from Bangladesh to Bahrain.