Janelle Halil (My Kitchen Rules) MKR, Bio, Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Height, Boyfriend, Education, Job, Net worth, Instagram

Janelle Halil Biography

Janelle Halil, whose real name is Nelle Jasmine Halil is a cake decorator, cake business owner, baker, and reality television personality. She is the owner of Sassy Sprinkles Cakery in Kingsgrove, Sydney, Australia. Halil is famous for appearing on season 12 of the Australian reality cooking game show My Kitchen Rules (MKR), alongside Monzir Hamdin.

Janelle Halil Age | Birthday

Halili is 27 years old (age as of 2022). She has not publicly revealed her exact date of birth thus it’s unclear when she celebrates her birthday. Janelle’s birthday is currently under review.

Janelle Halil Parents

Halil was born in Kingsgrove, Southern Sydney, Australia to her parents; Ayshe Halil (mother) and her father whose name we are yet to establish. Halil revealed to SBS Filipino that her parents (mother and father) separated when she was a child. She revealed that: “Mum and dad separated when I was a baby. I would be with mum during the week and with dad during the weekends. Because my parents come from different parts of the world, I would follow one way with mum and another with dad.”

Janelle Halil and Monzir Hamdin
Janelle Halil and Monzir Hamdin

Janelle Halil Ethnicity

Halili holds Turkish-Filipino descent/roots. She is biracial having been born to her a white mother and Filipino father. In an interview, Halil stated that: “Growing up, it was a struggle finding someone who was like me. When I would tell people I was both Turkish and Filipino, they would be, like…’How?

Janelle Halil Height

Halil stands at a height measurement of 5 feet and 6 inches (approximately).

Janelle Halil Boyfriend

Halil is currently dating Monzir Hamdin, who is a chef and a finalist of My Kitchen Rules season 12. The two were partnered on season 12 of MKR. They also made it through to the final of MKR season 12.

Janelle Halil My Kitchen Rules | MKR

Halil is a contestant in season 12 of Seven Network’s reality cooking competition series My Kitchen Rules (MKR). She was partnered with Monzir Hamdin, who is her current boyfriend. Season 12 of MKR premiered on August 7, 2022. Halil and Monzir are already through to My Kitchen Rules season 12 Grand Finale which is set to air on August 31, 2022. Other MKR season 12 Finalists include Kate and Mary (Fine Diners).

Janelle Halil Net worth

Halil has an estimated net worth of $300K- $500K. She works as a cake decorator in Kingsgrove, Sydney, Australia. Halil is also a reality television personality. She appeared on My Kitchen Rules season 12 on Seven Network.


The My Kitchen Rules season 12 finalist, Janelle is active on Instagram. Her Instagram handle is @nellejas with over 1,000 followers as of August 2022.