Bipasha Basu was born January 7, 1979 in New Delhi, India. Like many other actresses she started off as a model and worked her way into the Indian film industry. Bipasha Basu is known for her sultry personality and brings a lot of vivaciousness to her performances. Despite her final decision of pursuing of acting, Bipasha initially wanted to practice medicine however opted for the chartered accounting designation due to dislike for dissections. Ms. Basu took her part time modeling career full time and began to work under the Ford Company.
Bipasha Basu leaped into acting in Ajnabee with Akshay Kumar and Bobby Deol. In 2003, Ms. Basu starred in Raaz and the film was Bollywood’s biggest hit in 2002 as well it resulted in a “Best Acress” win for the star. Some of her more recent appearances in films include her role in Race and Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi.