Biography of Bipasha Basu

Feb/13/2023 / by Bharti Pankaj
Bipasha Basu
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Bipasha Basu is a gorgeous actress who is known for her unique style. She has worked in Hindi, English, Tamil, and Telugu films. Currently, the age of Bipasha Basu is 43 years old as of 2022. The actress ranked 8th in a list of top 50 most desirable women in 2011.

Here are her details

Date of birth: 7th January 1979

Birthplace: New Delhi, India

Home town: Kolkata, West Bengal

Mother tongue: Hindi

Marital status: Married

Nationality: Indian

Affairs/Boyfriends: Dino Morea (Actor), John Abraham (Actor), Josh Hartnet (Actor), Harman Baweja (Actor), and Karan Singh Grover (Actor)

Physical appearance

Height: 5 ft. 7 inches

Weight: 57 kgs

Hair colour: Dark Brown

Eye colour: Dark Brown

Figure measurements: 34 – 26 – 34

About Bipasha Basu

Bipasha Basu is a stunning actress who never aspired to enter this industry. She was brought up in Kolkata and New Delhi. As a child, she wanted to become a doctor. The successful actress still regrets not completing her studies and leaving her dream of becoming a doctor. Bipasha started her career as a model when she was just 17 years old.

Family Details

Hirak Basu, her father, is an engineer and owns a construction company in Kolkata. Her mother, Mamata Basu is a homemaker. She has two sisters, the elder one named Bidisha Basu and the younger one Vijeyata Basu. Actress Bipasha Basu is married to Karan Singh Grover.

Career Details

Bipasha comes from a non-filmy background. In 1996, her modeling career got launched when she won two competitions. One was the ford models supermodel of the world, and the other was the Godrej Cinthol Supermodel contest. In 2001, she played a negative role in Ajnabee opposite Akshay Kumar, for which she got a lot of recognition.

In her next movie, Raaz did equally well at the box office and gained more applause. The couple of next movies of Bipasha were a flop, but she bounced back. Jism came out in 2003, and the audience saw a whole new look of Bipasha Basu. Corporate, No entry, Omkara, Phir Hera Pheri, and Dhoom 2 were commercial hits. In 2012, she made her Hollywood debut with the movie Singularity. Bipasha Basu certainly saw a lot of ups and downs in her acting career.

Accomplishments and Awards

  • Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut in the year 2002 for Ajnabee
  • IIFA Award for Star Debut of the Year – Female in 2002 for Ajnabee
  • IIFA Fresh Face of the Year Award in 2002
  • Zee Cine Award for Dynamic Duo in 2003 for Raaz
  • Bollywood Movie Award – Best Villain in 2004 for Jism
  • GIFA Critics Best Actress Award in 2007 for Corporate
  • GIFA Best Actress in 2007 for Corporate
  • Bollywood Movie Award – Best Actress in 2007 for Corporate
  • lIFA Award for Style Diva of the Year in 2009
  • Stardust Award for Best Actress in a Thriller or Action in 2012 for Take a Shot
  • Stardust Award for Style Icon of the Year – Female in 2013

Controversies

Bipasha’s affair with Cristiano Ronaldo is surely something to remember. Her sex chats with one of the Rajya Sabha members went viral. However, there is little proof that it was Bipasha’s voice. The fight between Kareena Kapoor and Bipasha Basu was ugly and stirred controversies. Her breakup with Dino and John Abraham was heartbreaking for the industry, and no one knows the reason behind the separation.

Next, a picture of Bipasha Basuand Ameesha Patel went viral. Although the picture was not vulgar at all, it still received a lot of backlashes. She was even accused of child labor when two underage girls were tying her shoe lace. Moreover, Bipasha was once close to Saif Ali Khan, which further caused a fight with Kareena.

Movies of Bipasha Basu

Bipasha has done a plethora of movies, but the following movies are the ultimate ones.

  • Alone
  • Raaz
  • Raaz 3
  • Jism
  • Dhoom2
  • Creature
  • Phir Hera Pheri
  • Race
  • Bachna Ae Haseeno
  • Players

This was all about Bipasha.

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is Bipasha Basu now?

Bipasha Basu is in Mumbai now with her husband, Karan Singh Grover.

When did Bipasha Basu start her career?

The actress was just 17 years old when she started her modeling career.

How many films has Bipasha Basu done?

Bipasha Basuhas done more than 53 movies in total.

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