Bipasha Basu Biography 1979-
Bipasha Basu was born on May 5, 1979, in New Delhi, India, and was the second of three daughters. She eventually moved from New Delhi and spent her formative years in Calcutta where she studied for a business degree. Bips describes her transformation into a model and actress as something that happened “quite by accident,” and her original desire was to be a doctor. Thank God for happy accidents.
Bipasha became the Ford Supermodel Of The World in 1996. She has also been named Tulips Miss Super Vivacious. She has appeared on numerous runways and magazine covers, and in advertising campaigns. Bips was involved in several successful modeling campaigns before she was offered a film role.
Bips’ focus in the following few years was in moving her film career forward and with well over 30 films under her belt, including Jism (2003), Apaharan (2005) and Jaane Hoga Kya (2006), it would appear she’s succeeded as a Bollywood actress.To further exemplify her star quality, she ranked at No. 7 on the list of Top Bollywood Actresses of 2006.