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Bipasha Basu Bio, Age, Husband, Children, Movies, Net Worth & Wiki

Bipasha Basu is a well-known Indian actress and model. She is mostly known for her work in Hindi films, she has also seemed in Tamil, Telugu, Bengali, and English movies. Basu has got many awards, including a Filmfare Award, from 6 nominations. Especially known for her work in the styles of horror and thriller movies.

Bipasha Basu was born in a Bengali family on 7 January 1979 in Delhi. Her father’s name is Hirak Basu, a civil engineer, and her mother’s name is Mamta, a housewife. She has an older sister, Bidisha, and a younger sister, Vijayeta.

Bipasha Basu and actor Dino Morea were in a relationship from 1996-2002. She was also in a relationship with famous actor John Abraham from 2002–2011. In the year 2015, She met co-star Karan Singh Grover on the sets of Alone and they fell in love. The couple got married on 30 April 2016.

Bipasha Basu

Bipasha Basu

Bipasha Basu Wiki/Bio

Birth NameBipasha Basu
Nick NameBips, Bippy, Bipsy, Bonny
Age(as in 2020) 41 Years
DebutFilm: Ajnabee (2001)
ReligionHinduism
Sun Sign/Zodiac SignCapricon
Birth PlaceNew Delhi, India
Date of Birth7 January 1979
NationalityIndian
Residence105/B, Ashiyana Estate, John Bapist Road, Bandra, Mumbai
Home TownKolkata, West Bengal
HobbiesDancing, Reading, Doing Pilates

Family

Mother's Name Mamata Basu (homemaker)
Father's Name Hirak Basu (Engineer, owns a construction company in Kolkata)
Bipasha Basu Father

Bipasha Basu Father

BrotherNot Known
Sister• Bidisha Basu (elder)
• Vijeyata Basu (younger)

Boyfriends/Affairs

Affairs/Boyfriends• Dino Morea (Actor)
• John Abraham (Actor)
• Josh Hartnet (Hollywood Actor)
• Harman Baweja (Actor)
• Karan Singh Grover (Actor)

Marital Status, Husband and Children

Husband/Spouse Karan Singh Grover
Bipasha Basu Husband

Bipasha Basu Husband

Marriage DateApril 30, 2016
ChildrenNot Known

Education

School• Apeejay High School, Delhi (1st-4th standard)
• Bhavan's Gangabux Kanoria Vidyamandir, Kolkata (5th-12th standard)
College/UniversityBhawanipur Education Society College, Kolkata (dropped)
Educational QualificationHigh School
ProfessionActress, Model
Brands EndorsedNot Known
Career ManagerNot Known

Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements

Height (Approx.)in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in Feet Inches- 5' 7"
Weight (Approx.)in Kilograms- 57 Kg
in Pounds- 125 lbs

Figure Measurements

Breast Size34 inches
Hips Size34 inches
Waist Size26 inches

Extra Ordinary Features

Race / EthnicityHindu
Hair ColorDark Brown
Eye ColorDark Brown
S*xual OrientationStraight
Dress Size4 US
Shoe Size8 US

Style Quotient

Cars Collection• Audi Q7
• Mercedes S-class
• Volkswagen Beetle

Favourite Things

Favourite ActressPriyanka Chopra
Favourite ActorsAmitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Brad Pitt
Favourite ColorsPink
Favourite TV ShowS*x and the City
Favourite BeverageLemon iced tea
Favourite FoodBiryani, Teh Poshto, Motichoor Laddu
Favourite DestinationParis
Favourite LabelFenty by Rihanna, The Honest Company by Jessica Alba
Favourite AuthorRobin Cook, John Grisham
Controversies• A tape was released in which politician Amar Singh was talking to a girl in explicit manner, her name was Bipasha and moreover her voice was also like Bipasha. But later Amar Singh denied it, he said that it was some other girl named Bipasha.
• In 2014, she left the promotions of her film "Humshakals" because of some issues with producer, Sajid Khan

Life Journey

Bipasha Basu completed her schooling at Apeejay High School, Delhi, and Bhavan’s Gangabux Kanoria Vidyamandir, Kolkata. She went to Bhawanipur Education Society College, Kolkata. Basu dropped her graduation for continuing her career in modeling. In the year 1996, Sbe was recognized by the model Mehr Jesia Rampal, who advised she take up modeling. Then, she competed in and eventually won the Godrej Cinthol Supermodel Contest (organized by Ford), thereby expressing India at the Ford Models Supermodel of the World contest in Miami.

Later, Bipasha appeared in the Calida ad with her then-boyfriend Dino Morea, which was uncertain for picturing them sultrily. She had some militants outside her house after that. With features on numerous magazine covers, Bipasha continued to pursue a career in fashion modeling during her late teens, until she became an actress.

Bipasha Basu Net Worth

Bipasha Basu has a net worth of $15 Million.

Estimated Net Worth in 2019 (Approx)$15 Million
Estimated Net Worth in 2018(Approx)Under Review
SalaryINR 1-2 crores/film
Income SourceActress, Model

Career

Bipasha Basu made her movie debut as a supporting character in Abbas–Mustan’s thriller Ajnabee in 2001. She later did a role in her first Telugu cinema – the action movie Takkari Donga in 2002. Basu had her first significant success with the paranormal thriller movie Raaz in 2002, which earned her first Filmfare Award for Best Actress nomination. In the same year, Basu starred along with John Abraham in the erotic thriller movie Jism, in which she did a role of a seductive wife.

Basu followed this initial success with roles in a series of commercial failures, including the thrillers Aetbaar, Rudraksha, Rakht – all in 2004 – and the romance Barsaat (2005). She later featured in Prakash Jha’s crime drama Apaharan (2005) and the ensemble comedy No Entry (2005). The latter emerged as financial success, grossing ₹750 million (US$11 million) at the box office.

Basu had seven film releases in 2006. Her role as an executive at a conglomerate in Madhur Bhandarkar’s drama Corporate earned her another nomination for the Filmfare Award for Best Actress. She then portrayed a character based on Bianca in Vishal Bhardwaj’s Omkara, an adaptation of the Shakespearean tragedy Othello. In Sanjay Gadhvi’s action film Dhoom 2 – her final release of the year – she played dual roles; it was the top-grossing Bollywood film of the year. In 2008, she collaborated with Abbas–Mustan for the second time for Race.

In 2012, Bipasha Basu was then featured in the third installment of the Raaz series, entitled Raaz 3D. Due to her constant associations with horror films, she was marked India’s “horror queen” by the media. She made her Hollywood debut with the historical romance The Lovers in 2013, in which she played a Maratha warrior.

In the same year, Basustarred in the comedy Humshakals. The movie earned many negative reviews, though it was a moderate financial success. In the year 2015, Basu played conjoined twins – a first for an actress in Bollywood-in the horror movie Alone. Bipasha followed it by starring as the host of the TV horror series Darr Sabko Lagta Hai that year.

Movies List

2001Ajnabee
2002Takkari Donga
Raaz
Aankhen
Mere Yaar Ki Shaadi Hai
Chor Machaaye Shor
Gunaah
2003Tujhe Meri Kasam
Jism
Footpath
Rules: Pyaar Ka Superhit Formula
Zameen
2004Ishq Hai Tumse
Aetbaar
Rudraksh
Rakht
Madhoshi
2005Chehraa
Sachein
Viruddh... Family Comes First
Barsaat
No Entry
Apaharan
Shikhar
2006Humko Deewana Kar Gaye
Darna Zaroori Hai
Phir Hera Pheri
Alag
Corporate
Omkara
Jaane Hoga Kya
Dhoom 2
2007Nehlle Pe Dehlla
No Smoking
Om Shanti Om
Goal
2008Race
Bachna Ae Haseeno
Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi
2009Aa Dekhen Zara
All the Best: Fun Begins
Shob Charitro Kalponik
2010Pankh
Lamhaa
Aakrosh
2011Dum Maro Dum
2012Players
Jodi Breakers
Raaz 3D
2013The Lovers
Aatma
2014Humshakals
Creature 3D
2015Alone

TV Shows & Serials List

2015-2016Darr Sabko Lagta Hai

Web series List

2020Dangerous

Facts About Bipasha Basu

  • Does Bipasha Basu drink alcohol?: No
  • Does she smoke?: No
  • Because of her appearances and her tomboyish nature, Basu was named “lady Gunda” by everyone who knew her.
  • Basu began her modeling career at the age of 17.
  • Basu was brilliant at studies, she never imagined taking modeling as her career.
  • Bipasha has been named as one of the most charming women in the world by several magazines.
  • She is a big fitness lover, she has also started her own fitness DVDs.
  • Bipasha is a very big fan of Hollywood star, Brad Pitt.
  • Basu is not a label person, she also picks her clothes from roadside local stores.
  • Bipasha, actress Malaika Arora, and Sussanne Khan operate a lifestyle brand – The Label Life.
  • Her all-time favorite fashion era is the 1960s.

FAQs

What led to the downfall of Bipasha Basu’s career?

It is said that an actress’s career gets over as soon as she gets married. However, a big exception to this is Kareena Kapoor Khan. Also, she is only 1 year younger than Bipasha Basu. It is learned that Bipasha Basu insists on filmmakers, ad agencies, and event organizers to cast or invite her husband as the male co-star. This strategy never works and is unprofessional.

Is the Bipasha Basu Unleash workout video effective for weight loss?

Believe it or not, Bipasha Basu is known to have one of the hottest figures in Bollywood but the workout videos she has made is basically for her money-making strategies and for people already shedding down of the same body type as that of hers (hourglass), which most Indian women have. You can refer to her workout plans along with your own ones for effective results.

Who is more beautiful between Deepika Padukone and Bipasha Basu?

Deepika Padukone seems to be perfect in everything. There is no shortage of height, fitness, and beauty. In addition to acting, the whole of Bollywood has recently been mesmerized by the fascinating waist of Deepika Padukone. On the other hand, Bipasha Basu is ranked seventh in the list of Bollywood’s most appealing heroines.

Why is Bipasha Basu a great actor?

Bold and beautiful Bipasha Basu is an Indian actress, model, and physical fitness advocate who is active in the entertainment field since 1996. She is best known for her appearance in films like Ajnabee, Jism, Raaz 3D, No Entry, and Alone.

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