British-Indian model Neelam Gill has captured the attention of the public after being seen with Hollywood superstar Leonardo DiCaprio. According to a report from Page Six, the 28-year-old model was photographed at the Chiltern Firehouse in London alongside the 58-year-old actor, leading to speculations about their relationship.
Notably, DiCaprio’s mother accompanied them during the dinner meeting. This encounter follows their appearance together at the esteemed Cannes Film Festival on the French Riviera a few weeks prior, placing Neelam Gill among the list of celebrities romantically linked to the renowned actor.
Who is Neelam Gill?
Neelam Gill has made significant strides in the modeling industry over the years. Beginning her career at the age of 14, she has become a prominent figure in the field. Recognizing herself as a British-Punjabi model, Gill achieved a milestone nearly a decade ago when she became the first Indian model to be featured in a Burberry campaign.
Speaking about this achievement, Gill expressed her happiness to Teen Vogue, stating, “I’m really happy that I’m working for a company that embraces diversity, especially because Burberry’s a British brand and they realize that being British doesn’t just mean being white.” Subsequently, she became the face of American lifestyle retailer Abercrombie & Fitch.
More recently, the Indian-origin model attended the opening of the Nita Mukesh Ambani Cultural Centre in Mumbai. Reflecting on the event, Gill shared her excitement, saying, “India is definitely on the map and will always have my heart. It was an absolute pleasure to attend the opening of @nmacc.india; from a world-class fashion exhibition (curated by @hamishbowles) to ‘The Great Indian Musical,’ with an incredible performance by Mrs. Nita Ambani herself! I will earnestly cherish the memories of this experience, the pride shared for our culture, and all the wonderful people I crossed paths with.”
Prior to that, Neelam Gill participated in Dior’s debut show in India, gracing the runway. Expressing her gratitude, she described the moment as “truly magical and emotional” to witness the celebration of their culture and heritage by a fashion house she has long admired.
As for Leonardo DiCaprio, the actor was previously in a relationship with model-actress Camila Morrone, which came to an end in 2022 after four years of dating. DiCaprio’s most recent appearance was in the film “Killers Of The Flower Moon,” directed by Martin Scorsese and co-starring Robert De Niro. The film premiered at this year’s Cannes Film Festival.
While the nature of Neelam Gill and Leonardo DiCaprio’s connection remains uncertain, their recent encounters have sparked curiosity and speculation about a potential romantic involvement, adding to the ongoing fascination surrounding the actor’s personal life.
Q1:Is Neelam Gill Punjabi?
Gill was born in Coventry, West Midlands, England on 27 April 1995 and resides in London as of 2014. Her grandparents were born in India and are Sikhs from the Indian state of Punjab.
Q2:How did Neelam Gill become a model?
At the age of fourteen, she signed with NEXT Model Management. In September 2013, Gill made her debut on the catwalk for Burberry’s fashion show during London Fashion Week.
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