Height 5' 8½” (1.74 m)
Nickname Bonny, Bips
Bipasha Basu Biography/Profile
Bipasha Basu was born in a Bengali Hindu Family. She is well known for her physical fitness and her toned shapely body. She had started modelling by accident and later on had won a super model contest and saw the first glimmer of major success. She has appeared in regional movies too such as Telegu, Bengali and Tamil movies.
Bipasha’s early childhood was spent in Nehru Place, Delhi. After that her family had shifted to Kolkata. She had portrayed herself tomboyish when in school and was very naughty. She was fondly referred to as “Lady Goonda” in her school. She was first spotted by Mehr Jessia Rampal in a hotel who had suggested her to try modelling. Bipasha won the Godrej Cinthol Supermodel Contest and also the Ford Models Supermodel of the World Contest in 1996. At the very young age of seventeen, she was flown by Ford to New York where she embarked upon her successful modelling career. Since then she has appeared in at least 40 different magazine covers.
She made her debut with stars such as Akshay Kumar, Bobby Deol, and Kareena Kapoor and the movie was a major hit. Her debut was in a negative role and she was awarded the Filmfare Award for the Best Female Debut. Her next big venture was an erotic thriller and she played the role of a lonely wife of Dino Morea trying to work out the relationship with her husband. Bipasha was nominated for the Filmfare Best Actress Award for her commendable performance in this movie.
She has been in a long-term relationship with model actor John Abraham since 2002 and had been seeing model actor Dino Morea before that from the year 1996 to 2002. She broke off with John Abraham in 2011.
Bipasha has always been known as a fitness freak. She has been championing physical fitness through her fitness DVD called “Love Yourself” and she has also appeared in another fitness video called “Bollywood Bodies” with ex-boyfriend John Abraham. Bipasha has been tagged as the sexiest woman in Asia and is well known to enact hot scenes and to pose for sexy photos in bikini and flimsy clothes with a great amount of confidence.
Popular/Hit songs of Bipasha Basu
Ishq Ki Galli Mein and Hot Hot, No Entry
Jaadu Hai Nasha Hai, Jism, Jo Bhi Kasmein, Jism
Lamha Lamha Zindagi Hai and O sikander, Corporate
Race Saanson ki, Race
Popular/Hit movies of Bipasha Basu
Bachna Ae Haseeno