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Maria Thattil Biography – Maria Thattil Wiki
Maria Thattil is a model, writer, speaker, digital creator, and former pageant titleholder. On 28 October 2020, she was crowned Miss Universe Australia 2020 by Priya Serrao (Miss Universe Australia 2019) of Victoria at Sofitel Melbourne on Collins, Melbourne, Victoria. She went on to represent Australia at Miss Universe 2020 in Florida and placed in the Top 10.
Thattil has featured several times on Channel 7’s The Morning Show, ABC’s News Breakfast, Channel 9’s The Today Show, and Channel Ten’s Studio 10 among others. She has served as an ambassador for several brands such as: Clinique, L’Oreal, Piper Heidsieck, Adore Beauty, Olay, Ulta3, Seamless1, Eimele Australia, and Clinique. In 2020, she founded and created Mind With Me – a social media empowerment series where she built a global community of listeners who would join her in discussions on a critical myriad of social issues. Her Show teaches the importance of embracing the fact that we are united in the universal experience of being human as of her official website.
According to her LinkedIn profile, she has previously worked as a Store Manager, Makeup Artist at Napoleon Perdis Cosmetics, and as a Human Resources Recruitment Consultant. She worked with North East Link Project as an HR Advisor (Acting), HR Project Management, and as a Talent Acquisition Partner. She is currently a Columnist at 9Honey. Thattil attended RMIT University where she graduated with a Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.Sc.), in Psychology in 2013. She went on to attend the University of Melbourne where she earned her Master of Management (Human Resources) in 2017. In 2021 studied Neurocoaching Australia and Neurocoaching in Practice.
Maria Thattil I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!
In January 2022, she was a contestant on the eighth season of the I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here! (Australian). The show started airing on 3 January 2022, on Network 10 and 10 HD. On January 3, 2022, she announced that she will be taking part in the show’s 8th season, she wrote, “I’ve done some risky things in my 28 years and pulled them off … Two degrees? Done it. Quit my job to work for myself? Done it. Bringing Australia to the top at the Universe? Done it. But this? I thought the Universe was a big feat … but it has nothing on the so-called Aussie Jungle! Australia … I’m going in!” She was the second contestant to be eliminated from the show.
Maria Thattil Age
She was born on February 10, 1993 (age 28 years), in Melbourne, Australia. She currently resides in Melbourne, Australia.
Maria Thattil Boyfriend
Is Maria Thattil married? She is not married. Her boyfriend is unclear.
Maria Thattil Parents
Maria Thattil’s parents are unclear. Her parents are from India, her father was from Kerala, and her mother was from Kolkata. Maria says, “My dad is from Kerala. He still has family there and I have travelled to India to visit my dad’s side of the family. My mom is from Kolkata. When she migrated, her entire family migrated too. So I grew up with a large family of uncles and aunts and lots of cousins in Melbourne, We have a large family here. While growing up, we spent all weekends together. We have so many cousins and I grew up in a typical Indian family set up with lots of informal gatherings and spending a lot of time with the family”
“I belong here and at the same time, I strongly resonate with my Indian roots. I have found a balance between the two. It is not either-or for me. This is who I am and it is very unique, I totally love it. And I am also a big fan of Deepika Padukone. I saw her in Om Shanti Om and I like her so much – her style, her confidence. I absolutely love her,” she added.
Maria Thattil Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 3 inches (1.60 m) tall.
Maria Thattil Ethnicity
She is of Indian heritage.
Maria Thattil Instagram
Her Instagram handle is @mariathattil