Nadya is one of Southeast Asia’s true superstars – Nadya Hutagalung is a household name even well beyond this region. She started fame as a VJ with MTV Asia; her exotic looks and cosmopolitan appeal made her to become one of the legendary ones.
Nadya started modeling when she was 12 in Tokyo and worked her way to Southeast Asia and Australia. She recently launched her own jewelry line called “O-Sel” and this is what keeps her busy these days aside from TV and events presenting.
She is also an active advocate for the preservation of endangered species. Nadya is also an artist – which she had numerous exhibits for humanitarian causes like the Tsunami Relief fund, fund raising for the Bali bombing and Jogakarta Earthquake victims, to name a few.
Her full name is Nadya Yoti Boru Hutagalung and she was born on 28 July 1974 in Sydney to an Indonesian father and an Australian mother.