Lara Dutta is one of the most stylish actresses in Bollywood who won the miss univers title. Here is some information about her.

Name : Lara Dutta
Nick Name : Khoti (called by her father)
Born : 16 April 1978
Age : 42 year
Birth Place : Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh
Hometown : Bengaluru, Karnataka
Nationality : Indian
Religion : Hinduism
Occupation : Model, Actor, Entrepreneur
School : The Frank Anthony Public School, Bangaluru
College : University of Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Educatoin : Degree in Economics and Minor in Communication
Parents : L.K.Dutta (father), Jennifer Dutta (mother)
Spouse : Mahesh Bhupathi (M. 2011)
Children : Shira (Daughter)
Relatives : Sabrina (Sister), Cheryl (Sister)
Lara Dutta
Lara Dutta

Lara Dutta was born on 16th April 1978 in Gaziabad, Uttarpradesh. Her father is punjabi and her mother is an Anglo Indian. Her father is retired Wing Commander. Lara have two sister one elder and one younger. Her elder sister Sabrina Dutta served in the Indian Air Force and her cousin brother Nitin Sawhney is a music composer and DJ.

Dutta family moved to Bangaluru (Bangalore) in 1981. Lara Completed her highschool in Bangalore. She completed Graduate with degree of economics and minor communication from the University of Mumbai. She can speak English, Hindi, Punjabi and Kannada.

Lara Dutta started her own career as a model. In the year 1995 she won won Gladrags Megamodel India. After that she won the title of Miss Intercontinental Pageant in 1997. Then she took part in Femina Miss India contest in the year 2000 and also won the title. She became second Indian after Sushmita Sen to win this title.

Lara Dutta
Lara Dutta

She also took part in Miss Universe contest in 2000, in Cyprus and won the title. Lara Dutta is a beauty with brain because she achieved highest score in induvisual category in the history of the Miss Universe Contest. She is only one of the intelligent young woman who won this title in the history of this Contest. In the year 2001 she was appointed as a UNFPA Goodwill Ambassador.

After won the title of Miss Universe, she got many offers from bollywood movie makers. Finally she debuted in bollywood movie name “Andaaz” in the year 2003, co-star with Akshay Kumar and Priyanka Chopra. That movie was success in box office.

Then she did many movie in bollywood namely Masti, No Entry, Kaal, Bhagam Bhag, Partner, Billu, Housefull. All movie was success in box office. Her first movie as a producer name “Chalo Dilli” was released in 2011.

Lara dutta has also hosted IIFA awards 5 time is the year respectively 2002, 2006, 2007, 2009 and 2010. She launched her own line of beauty care product named Arias in year 2019.

In her personal life Lara had a 9 year relationship with Kelly Dorji, who is actor and model. After then she dated the former American baseball player Derek Jeter, then also dated Tiger Woods and Dino Morea. Finally she got engaged with Indian tennis player Mahesh Bhupathi in September 2010 and married with him on 16 February 2011. They have one daughter name Saira.


2004 Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut Andaaz
2004 Star Screen Award Andaaz
2005 Stardust Awards-Exciting New Face Khakee
2008 Rajiv Gandhi Awards-Contribution to Film Cinema
2012 FICCI Young Achievers Award
2012 L’Oreal Femina Women Award-Face Of A Cause
2016 Lux Golden Rose Award-Best Actress in a Supporting Role Azhar