Bipasha Basu is an Indian actress and a model. She has featured in numerous hit movies in Bollywood.
Age and Height
Bipasha Basu was born on 7th January 1979 in New Delhi and is 40 years old as of 2019. She is 5 feet and 7 inches tall.
Bipasha Basu was into a long relationship with actor John Abraham. However, the relation could not culminate in marriage and Bipasha eventually married another co-actor Karan Singh Grover on 30th April 2016.
Bipasha Basu is the daughter of Mr. Hirak Basu and Mamta Basu. She has two sisters named Bidisha Basu and Bijoyeta Basu.
Bipasha Basu was a successful model before she made her debut in Bollywood in the year 2001. Her first movie was “Ajnabee” with Akshay Kumar. Interestingly, she played a negative character in her debut movie.
She was also the lead actress in the thriller “Raaz” in the same year. The success of this movie made her a superstar. Her movie in the year 2002 including “Gunah”, “Chor Machayae Shor and “Aankhein” did not do well at box office.
She also played the lead in movies like “Dhoom 2”, “Race”, “Raaz 3D”, and “Alone”. Some of these movies were average hits while others did not pay her well in her career. She also appeared in some Telugu, Tamil and Bengali movies over the years.
Being a fitness freak, Bipasha Basu has also come up with her fitness DVD named “ Love Yourself” and “Break Free” where she focuses on practising a healthy lifestyle.
She was in a major controversy when a tape featuring her voice with leader Amar Singh was released. Photos of her making small girls tie her shoelaces also appeared on social media and were widely condemned.
Bipasha Basu likes Biryani and Motichoor Ladoo a lot. Her favorite actors are Shah Rukh Khan and Brad Pitt. Her favorite actress is Priyanka Chopra She likes dancing and reading a lot. Her favorite destination is Paris and she adores pink color a lot.
Bipasha Basu has won numerous awards during the course of her career. Her first award was the Filmfare award for best female debut for the movie “Ajnabee” in the year 2002. She also won the IIFA Fresh Face of the Year award during the same year. She won the Bollywood movie award for best villain for the movie “Raaz” in the year 2004.
She was one of the judges for “Femina Miss India” in the year 2004. She was also named as the “Sexiest Woman in Asia” by Eastern Eye, a UK based magazine in the year 2005 and 2007.
|Real Name||Bipasha Basu|
|Famous Role||Sonia in Ajnabee|
|Height (In Cm)||170|
|Eye color||Dark Brown|
|Hair color||Dark Brown|
|Date of Birth||1979-1-7|
|Home Town||Not known|
|Birth Place||New Delhi, India|
|College||Bhawanipur Education Society College, Kolkata|
|Education Qualification||College Drop-Out|