Bipasha Basu is considered one of the hottest and stunning actresses in Bollywood. Born on January 7, 1979, Bips lived in Delhi till age eight. Her family later shifted to Kolkata, where she completed her further studies. Basu was enrolled in medical science studies until 12th standard, but switched to commerce stream thereafter and completed graduation. (All photos: Bipasha Basu's Instagram account)
Bipasha Basu started out her career in Bollywood after she was spotted at a nightclub by former model and Miss India Mehr Jessia. Late actor Vinod Khanna, wanted to launch her alongside his son Akshaye Khanna in Himalay Putra, but she felt she was too young and declined the role, which eventually went to Anjala Zaveri. She was later signed to star opposite Abhishek Bachchan in J. P. Dutta's Aakhari Mughal. But, the film was cancelled, and Dutta instead changed the script and made Refugee with Kareena Kapoor. In 2001, Basu finally made her debut opposite Akshay Kumar in Vijay Galani's Ajnabee. And the rest is history!
Bipasha Basu has featured in films like Jism, No Entry, Phir Hera Pheri, All the Best: Fun Begins, Dhoom 2, Race, Raaz 3D, Bachna Ae Haseeno, Aatma, Creature 3D. Her last film was Alone, which released in 2015.
From being a model to being one of the most admired and topmost celebs, Bipasha Basu has come a long way in Bollywood.
Despite being a top model, a fitness expert and an actress Bipasha Basu considers herself as a very homely and a family oriented person. She is extremely close to her parents and her two sisters. The actress often posts pictures with them on her social media account.
Bipasha Basu's father Hirak Basu is a retired civil engineer. Bips never misses a chance to share cute candid pictures of her father on social media.
Bipasha Basu's mother Mumu Basu is a homemaker, but looks no less than an actress.
Bipasha Basu has one elder sister, Bidisha, and one younger sister, Vijayeta. The trio shares a close bond and call themselves friends and not just sisters.
Bipasha Basu started dating her Alone co-star Karan Singh Grover in 2015. The duo got married in 2016. Ever since they are inseparable.
Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover are fitness experts and even work out together. In fact, their social media timelines are always flooded with their workout videos, boomerangs and selfies.
Bipasha and Karan are literally stuck at the hip and are always spotted together, be it at the gym, spa session, shopping or at a party.
You would be surprised to know that Bipasha Basu's family was initially not happy with Karan Singh Grover, but he has now been accepted in the Basu household with open arms.
The lovely couple doesn't shy away from a little PDA for the paparazzi either. In fact, Bipasha and Karan's PDA on social events always make it to the headlines.
Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover will celebrate their third wedding anniversary in 2019. A few months ago, Bips' pregnancy speculations did rounds on social media, to which she responded saying, "Amused yet again. I kept a bag on my lap while getting into my car and certain media people started my pregnancy speculation again. Guys, I am not pregnant. Kind of getting irritating. Stay calm. It will happen only when we want it."
Here's wishing the bold and beautiful actress a very happy birthday!
As Bipasha Basu turns another year younger and fitter, let's take a look at the unknown aspect of her life, her family. Bipasha Basu says she is a family oriented person at heart and we think so too
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