Bipasha Basu

Bipasha Basu

Bipasha Basu was born on January 7, 1979. Bipasha Basu is an Indian film actress who appears in Bollywood, Tollywood films and former model. Bipasha Basu was the winner of the Ford’s Godrej Cinthol Supermodel contest for 1996 and is currently one of the mainstream actresses in Bollywood.


Bipasha Basu is often cited by popular magazines and newspapers as one of Asia’s sexiest celebrity women. After winning the Ford Godrej Cinthol contest, Basu was flown to New York by the Ford Company, where she had a successful modelling career at the age of 17.

Basu made her film debut in Abbas Mustan’s Ajnabee, with Akshay Kumar, Bobby Deol and Kareena Kapoor. Bipasha Basu played a married woman who goes all out to woo her husband’s married friend, and eventually won the Filmfare Best Female Debut Award for her performance. Basu is currently dating actor John Abraham. The couple have been dating since late 2002. She previously dated fellow Bollywood actors Milind Soman and Dino Morea.