Having an exotic beauty Puteri Indonesia (Miss Indonesia Universe) Nadine Chandrawinata catapulted to fame as a model and actress who became the second Miss Indonesia Universe to join the pageant after a long hiatus in 1996. Nadine’s first moment in the spotlight would come when she starred in an Indonesian drama movie, Reality, Love, and Rock'n Roll.
Nadine Chandrawinata was born to her Chinese-Javanese father and her German father in Hannover, Germany. Her family moved to Jakarta when she was 3 years old. She attends the London School of Public Relations in Jakarta. She has worked as a model and an actress and once became an F1 ambassador for the 2006 Petronas Malaysian F1 Grand Prix, simultaneously a commercial star of Kiranti.
Nadine Chandrawinata has twins Marcel and Mischa as her siblings.