Chum Darang is an Indian actress, model, and entrepreneur from Pasighat of Arunachal Pradesh. Chum has won several beauty pageants. She is also an entrepreneur and is successfully running her coffee cafe named ‘Cafe Chu’ in Pasighat. Chum also got herself a small character in the series, Paatal Lok. Chum has won multiple beauty competitions. She is a social worker and was recognized for her work by the Governor of Arunachal. Recently, she appeared in the Bollywood comedy/drama movie named “Badhaai Do” as Chenakki. Chum is very active on social media and always shares her bold, travel, life events images and videos on her Instagram account, where Chum has 59.2k followers.
Chum Darang was born and raised in Pasighat, Arunachal Pradesh, India. She did her schooling in the private school of Pasighat, thereafter she went to attend a college in Pasighat, where Chum completed her graduation. Chum was very fond of acting and Chum started her career as a model in 2007 and she won the Miss AAPSU contest in 2010.
Age, Biography & Wiki
Age, Biography & Wiki
Actress, Model, Entrepreneur
Film-Badhaai Do, as Chenakki, In the year 2020
Web Series-Paatal Lok, as Chinese infomercial girl, In the year 2020
Hindi & English
Date Of Birth
16 October 1991 (Wednesday)
Age (as of 2022)
Pasighat, Arunachal Pradesh, India
Pasighat, Arunachal Pradesh, India
Star Sign/ Zodiac Sign
Travelling, Cooking, Listening To Music
Height, Weight & Physical Overview
Height in Centimeters
In Feet & Inches
Weight in Kilograms
Weight in Pounds
Figure Measurement (approx.)
Family & Relatives
Boyfriend, Affairs, Husband, and Marital Status
Education Qualification School and College
Favourite Things and Like & Dislike
Smoked Pork, Bamboo Shoot
Pink, White, Blue, Black, Red
Goa, London, Maldives
Net Worth (approx.)
Chum Darang has a Stunning figure and she is 168cm tall which is 5feet 6 inches. She has a keen interest to maintain her body fitness her weight is 55 kg. Chum Darang is very health conscious she always takes care of her looks and appearance. She visits the gym regularly and her figure measurement is 30-26-34. She has attractive Blackhair and Black eyes.
Family Background, Boyfriend, and Relationship
Chum Darang was born on 16 October 1991 (Wednesday) in Pasighat, Arunachal Pradesh, India. As of 2022, Chum is 30 years old and Chum’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. Currently, Chum is unmarried and not dating anyone as Chum is focusing on her career. There is not much information available about Chum’s family & love life.
Chum Darang started her career as a model in 2007 and in 2010 she won Miss AAPSU. Chum was a finalist for North East Diva 2014 and a second finalist for Miss Himalaya 2015. In the year 2016, Chum joined and won the title of Miss Earth India Water 2016. The model represented India at the 2017 Miss Asia World beauty contest and won a subtitle, Miss Internet. In the year 2017, Chum also has won the crown of Miss Tiara India International.
Chum started her career with the television crime-thriller web series named “Paatal Lok” in 2020. Darang debuted with the comedy-drama film named “Badhaai Do” as Chenakki, Suman’s girlfriend starring alongside Rajkummar Raoand Bhumi Pednekar.
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Chum Darang is an Indian model, actress, and entrepreneur who is best known as the winner of the Miss Tiara India International 2017 beauty pageant. She has represented India in various international beauty pageants including Miss Asia World 2017.
Chum was born and raised in Pasighat, Arunachal Pradesh, India. She was a very tomboyish girl in her childhood. The actress used to roam around the village with her male friend. While growing up, she became interested in acting and modelling.
Darang narrates her pageantry journey in 2010 as she participated in Miss AAPSU 2010. She managed to impress the audience with her performance and was later declared Miss AAPSU 2010. Her first win inspired her to pursue a career in modelling and she started participating in various national and international beauty pageants.
In the year 2014, Chum Darang became one of the finalists of North East Diva 2014. The following year, she also emerged as the second runner-up at Miss Himalaya 2015.
Chum Darang joined the Miss Earth India 2016 pageant in 2016 and won the title of Miss Earth India Water 2016. Subsequently, in the year 2017, Chum represented India in the Miss Asia World 2017 beauty pageant. There Chum competed with 24 other competitors who were picked from different countries across Asia. Chum Darang stood as the 5th runner-up with her modeling skills and won the subtitle of ‘Miss Internet’ because of her great connection with her fans through social media platforms.
More Facts About Her
On working with Bollywood actors Rajkummar Rao and Bhumi Pednekar, Chum narrates her experience as follows,“They are both grounded and work hard. I know they are experienced, they know a lot but during the shoot, they sat down, listened to the director, and acted accordingly. I learned from him to be hardworking and grounded, the respect he had for other actors on the sets was another thing I learned from him“.Chum further added,“She had a great time bonding with them. She remembers her first meeting with Raj (Rajkummar Rao) Sir. Chum met him at the lift. Chum was going down for my reading. And he was also coming, and she said, ‘Hi, Sir.’ And he said, ‘Hi.’ So she asked him — ‘Are you coming for the reading?’ He said, ‘No, I think I’m not doing the movie.’ And she was like, ‘Okay.’ So he was fooling around. That is Raj for you. He is like such a fun person“.
In 2017, Chum Darang competed for the winner of Miss Tiara India International 2017 beauty pageant. By defeating 28 other competitors from different countries across the world, Chum earned the title of Miss Tiara India International 2017. She also won the subtitles ‘Miss Sports Gear’ and ‘Miss Best National Costume’ during the pageant.
Badhaai Do actress is a popular social media influencer. She is often seen promoting many brands on her social media account.
Apart from being an actor, Chum is also an entrepreneur. She has been able to successfully run her coffee cafe in Pasighat named ‘Cafe Chu’.
She has also appeared in a small role in the web series, Paatal Lok.
Little Facts About Her
During an interview, when Miss Earth India 2016 was asked about Chum’s inspiration, Chum replied,“Sushmita Sen, because undoubtedly she is a woman of substance. She represented India and brought back the prestigious crown of Miss Universe home for the first time. Chum is a single mom of two and a great actress in the industry. She is a great, great woman and my role model in every way!”
According to Chum, she aspired to be a teacher as a child. She was very interested in teaching young children about her society. Talking about it, she told,“I would have been a teacher. Teachers are the sculptures of society. They get the best out of a human being. Teaching is one of the noblest jobs in the whole world. Teachers, I believe, are the catalyst of change and the largest contributors to society. And I can proudly say that I was a teacher in the past.”
Chum spends a lot of her time working for the social welfare of society. Chum is associated with several non-profit organizations to provide food shelters for needy people.
Miss Tiara India International 2017 is a nature lover. Chum regularly participates in tree plantation drives organized in her city.
She has acted in many television commercials with big Bollywood stars like Akshay Kumar.
She loves to go on long bike rides with her group of friends.
Chum Darang is an inspiration to the young girls of her hometown. She wants them to believe in themselves and never stop dreaming. Even if you feel failure, never hold back but stand up and try again because failure does not mean that you are a loser but give up.
During The Film Badhaai Do Facts
Chum Darang made her film debut in 2022 with the comedy-drama film ‘Badhaai Do’ directed by Harshvardhan Kulkarni. Chum acted the character of Bhumi Pednekar‘s girlfriend named ‘Chennakki’ along with Rajkummar Raoand Bhumi Pednekar. The movie has been announced as a spiritual sequel to the 2018 movie named “Badhaai Ho”. When asked during a media interaction how she got selected for the film, she said,“For ‘Badhaai Do’, I gave three auditions. I saw this casting ad on FB and I randomly texted the team and went for my auditions and it just happened. The character that I am playing, is such a fun girl and the tag of playing Bhumi’s love interest did not bother me. It was a challenge to play a role like that but I had no inhibitions. I listened to my director (Harshavardhan Kulkarni) and understood what the team wanted. And I would like to believe that I completed this challenge well.”