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MAX EMERGING STAR CHALLENGE

FAQ's

When and where is it taking place?

Max Emerging Star will be held in 6 cities of India :
Chandigarh,Lucknow, Baroda, Bhubaneshwar, Jaipur and Vishakapatnam. All these cities have a different schedule hence visit About page for more information.

What will I be judged on?

To qualify you have to meet the basic eligibility criteria as explained under the "Participate" section and you will be mainly judged on your photogenic appeal, the way you carry yourself, talent (Acting/ Dancing), confidence and maturity. The final decision is completely in hands of the Jury.

What should I wear for the audition?

All participants are required to wear a basic tee, with shorts/jeggings (for girls) & jeans (for boys).
Please also bring appropriate ramp walk footwear – stilettos for girls & closed shoes for boys.

Will makeup & hair be taken care of during auditions?

Sorry! No makeup & hair services during auditions, but if you’re selected to the city finale, Max Fashion will take care of it then.

I’m just about to turn 18 years old this year. Can I still participate?

Yes you can, as long as you have your parent’s/guardian’s consent signature on the participation form.
Entries below age 16 are strictly not allowed.

I do not meet the height requirement by a marginal difference. Can I participate?

The eligibility criteria set forth is as per the requirement of modelling/entertainment industry and it cannot be compromised.

I am unable to attend all 2 days in the same city, can I audition in one city and attend the Finale in another?

No, as this is a city specific competition and the winner will carry the city title, changing the cities or partial attendance during the contest is not allowed.

I don’t permanently reside in the city I want to audition at. Can I still participate?

Yes, you do not need to have your permanent address in the city you audition.

Only Indian citizenship & age will be valid.

Will there be an acting/talent round as part of the selection process?

Yes, the contest with have a talent round as part of the judging process.

Who will bear the expense of travelling to Mumbai to meet Mr Dabboo Ratnani & Terence Lewis if I am the city winner?

Max shall bear the expense of travel and stay(if required) of all the city winners involved in meeting with Mr. Dabboo Ratnani, Mr. Marc Robinson and Mr.Terence Lewis in Mumbai.

If I am the winner when can I start with the acting course and dance sessions?

As per the contest format, 2 winners-1 boy and 1 girl out of all the city winners will be chosen by the jury and the schedule for the acting course and dance sessions will be further communicated accordingly.

If I successfully pass all the rounds and make it to the finale, how much time will I need to dedicate to the contest?

All the 6 cities have a 2-day duration during which the contestant will go from auditions to fittings on day 1, and grooming before the big city finale on day 2.
Hence, you will be required to be available for 2 consecutive days.

  • City
    Audition Date
    Audition Venue
    Grooming & Finale
  • Chandigarh
    28th February
    Max Store, Elante Mall, Chandigarh
    28th February
  • Bhubaneswar
    3rd March
    Max Store, Chandrasekharpur Damana Chowk, Patia
    4th March
  • Lucknow
    3rd April
    Max Store,Near Patrakarpuram crossing, Gomti Nagar
    3rd April
  • Baroda
    6th April
    Max Store, 1st Floor, Inorbit Mall, Near Genda Circle
    6th April
  • Visakhapatnam
    12th April
    Max Store, VIP Road,Visakhapatnam
    12th April
  • Jaipur
    14th April
    Max Store, Pink Square Mall, Govind Marg
    14th April

The Grand Finale will be held on 25th April 2018 in Mumbai

City

Chandigarh

Audition Date

28th February

Audition Venue

Max Store, Elante Mall, Chandigarh

Grooming & Finale

28th February

City

Bhubaneswar

Audition Date

3rd March

Audition Venue

Max Store, Chandrasekharpur Damana Chowk, Patia

Grooming & Finale

4th March

City

Lucknow

Audition Date

3rd April

Audition Venue

Max Store,Near Patrakarpuram crossing, Gomti Nagar

Grooming & Finale

3rd April

City

Baroda

Audition Date

6th April

Audition Venue

Max Store, 1st Floor, Inorbit Mall, Near Genda Circle

Grooming & Finale

6th April

City

Visakhapatnam

Audition Date

12th April

Audition Venue

Max Store, VIP Road,Visakhapatnam

Grooming & Finale

12th April

City

Jaipur

Audition Date

14th April

Audition Venue

Max Store, Pink Square Mall, Govind Marg

Grooming & Finale

14th April

The Grand Finale will be held on 25th April 2018 in Mumbai