Landing In Mumbai: Mumbai Goes to Washington DC - Web Series Star Takes Fashion to a Whole OM Level

NEW YORK (Feb 16, 2011) – With its first season’s finale just around the corner (February 20th), the big buzz continues about Landing in Mumbai (www.mumbaichopra.com), the little web series that breaks the mold of well-known Indian stereotypes. The popular comedy web series, chronicles the antics of 22-year old Mumbai Chopra™, the sweet yet materialistic daughter of a spiritual guru who endures a highly publicized video scandal and haphazardly tries to find enlightenment in her life.

They are also official entries for The 2011Webby Awards (Online Oscars) for Best Comedy Series, Best Episode, Best Music (provided by Rishi Rich) and Best Website Homepage. Some highlights of the series include the highly entertaining Christmas special (Jingle Ladies), a music video parody and a trip to India! “Now that’s OM!” ™. Yep, that’s Mumbai’s tag line.

Mumbai (a la Paris Hilton), played by the show’s creator Natasha Chandel, has been offered several appearance opportunities, but will start by making a celebrity cameo in another web series, and will be the Master of Ceremony for the st 1st Annual DC International Runway Contest and Fashion Show taking place March 6th at the SHERATON NATIONAL HOTEL in Arlington, VA (the huge commonwealth BALLROOM). Early bird tickets are only $25 and available at: http://www.desiclub.com/fashiondc (using the promo code: "dcfash6" ).

Being a fashionista, herself, the 1st Annual DC International Runway Contest and Fashion Show is the ideal event to showcase Mumbai’s hosting chops. The event, presented by the famous Bollywood Filmmaker/Promoter Manan Singh KATOHORA, Sal Zafar, and Tejash Natali will feature Celebrity Judges like MICHAELE SALAHI from the NBC/Bravo hit drama show, The Real Housewives of DC; NILIMA MEHRA, Founder, Bollywood Channel GTV 'CHITRMALA SALAAM INDIA'; NEENA BHASKAR, the founder of the Miss India DC Pageant; Miss DC 2010 STEPHANIE A WILLIAMS, and the Founder of the Washington Film Institute JOHN HANSHAW! Mumbai will take the stage on March 6th for the fashion event that is going to shake up DC and prove to be OM!
For more information on the EVENT OF THE YEAR: Vendor Booths, Partnerships/Sponsorships:
Call (202) 656 3374 or Email "rachel3khanna@gmail.com"

A first look at the 1st Annual DC Runway Contest and Fashion Show can be found at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TvsnTBGHt1s

For the 1st Annual DC International Runway Contest and Fashion Show visit: www.dcmodelcontest.com

New episodes of Landing in Mumbai air every Sunday on www.mumbaichopra.com

Subscribe to Mumbai Chopra’s Youtube Channel on: www.youtube.com/user/MumbaiChopra

Follow Mumbai Chopra on Facebook at: www.facebook.com/MumbaiChopra

Follow Mumbai Chopra on Twitter at: www.twitter.com/MumbaiChopra

Follow Landing in Mumbai on Facebook at: www.facebook.com/LandingInMumbai

For Natasha Chandel visit: www.natashachandel.com

For more information regarding Landing in Mumbai, images and interview opportunities, please contact: press@mumbaichopra.com.