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Occupation
  
Actress

Height
  
1.75 m

Years active
  
1994–present

Children
  
Renee Sen, Alisah Sen

Name
  
Sushmita Sen

Siblings
  
Rajeev Sen, Neelam Sen

Role
  
Film actress


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Born
  
19 November 1975 (age 48) (
1975-11-19
)
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India(now in Telangana, India)

Residence
  
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Movies
  
Main Hoon Na, Nirbaak, Chingaari, Biwi No1, Karma - Confessions and Holi

Similar People
  
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Shilpa Shetty, Amrita Rao, Lara Dutta, Preity Zinta

Profiles

Sushmita Sen (born 19 November 1975) is a Bengali Indian film actress, model and the winner of the Miss Universe pageant of 1994. Sen was the first Indian and only Bengali to win the crown.

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After completing her reign, Sen went on to pursue Bollywood. She started her career with the Hindi film, Dastak. She rose to stardom with the Tamil musical Ratchagan opposite Nagarjuna; later, she attained commercial and critical recognition for her roles in Sirf Tum (1999) and the comedy Biwi No.1 (1999). The latter earned her the Filmfare Best Supporting Actress Award. She has also acted in commercially successful films such as Aankhen (2002), Main Hoon Na (2004) – her biggest commercial success so far — and Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya? (2005). She received critical acclaim for her female-oriented roles in films such as Filhaal... (2002), Samay: When Time Strikes (2003), Chingaari (2005), Zindaggi Rocks (2006), Aag (2007) and others.

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Early life

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Sen was born into a Bengali family in Hyderabad. Her parents are Shuber Sen, a former Indian Air Force Wing Commander, and Subhra Sen, a jewelry designer and owner of a Dubai-based store. She has two siblings, a sister named Neelam and a brother named Rajeev.

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She has attended Air Force Golden Jubilee Institute in New Delhi and St. Ann's High School in Secunderabad, but did not pursue higher education.

Personal life

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Sen adopted a baby girl in 2000 and a second girl in 2010.

Miss Universe

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In 1994, as a teenager, Sen won the title of Femina Miss India. Sen then won the 1994 Miss Universe Pageant, held in Manila, Philippines, representing India.

At the Miss Universe contest, Sen ranked third overall in the preliminaries, right behind preliminary winner Miss Colombia Carolina Gómez, and Miss Greece Rea Totounzi. Sen went on to place second, fifth and third in the forthcoming rounds, and finally winning the overall competition. After Femina Miss India relinquished the rights to choose the Indian representative to Miss Universe, Sen's project I Am She – Miss Universe India, which ran from 2010 - 2012, took over. From 2013 onward, Femina was awarded the contract back once again.

Miss Universe 2016

As a celebration of 65th Miss Universe, 23 years after winning the pageant, she returned to Manila, Philippines, in January 2017, as one of the judges of the Miss Universe 2016 beauty pageant. The pagent took place at the Mall of Asia Arena, Pasay, Metro Manila, Philippines on January 30, 2017. Joining her as judges were Cynthia Bailey, Mickey Boardman, Francine LaFrak, Miss Universe 2011 Leila Lopes, and Miss Universe 1993 Dayanara Torres.

1990s

After her reign as Miss Universe, Sushmita became an actress. Her first film, Dastak was in 1996, in which she played the victim of a stalker played by Sharad Kapoor. Mukul Dev starred as the lead actor. She then starred in the 1997 Tamil, action film Ratchagan. Two years later her appearance as Rupali in David Dhawan's movie Biwi No.1 won her the Filmfare Best Supporting Actress Award in 1999. Biwi No.1 was the second highest-grossing movie of 1999. The same year, she was also nominated for her role in Sirf Tum in the same category. Following her dance song in Fiza known as 'Mehboob Mere', she tried to make a niche for her career in the Indian film cinema.

2000s

She received critical acclaim and box office success for film Aankhen starring opposite Arjun Rampal. The film co-starred Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar, Aditya Pancholi and Paresh Rawal. So far, her biggest hit has been the 2004 movie Main Hoon Na, in which she starred as Shahrukh Khan's love interest. The film grossed a total of Rs 330,000,000 and was the second best selling movie of that year. Later, Sushmita played a lawyer in Main Aisa Hi Hoon opposite Ajay Devgan. In 2005, she also starred in a remake of Cactus Flower, called Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya?: Sen played the lead opposite Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif.

2010s

Sushmita plays the role of a successful supermodel called Shimmer in Dulha Mil Gaya; the film was a moderate success that year. In 2015, she did a Bengali film Nirbaak.

Awards and nominations

Geo Asia spa award

Filmography

Actress
2023
Where Next? (TV Series) as
Sushmita Sen
2020
Aarya (TV Series) as
Aarya Sareen / Aarya
- Bali Ya Balidaan (2023) - Aarya Sareen
- Sherni Ka Shikar (2023) - Aarya Sareen
- Galti Ki Saza Maut (2023) - Aarya Sareen
- Kahani Abhi Khatam Nahi Hui Hain (2023) - Aarya Sareen
- Isko Mere Raaste Se Hataa Do (2021) - Aarya
- Phir Se Panje Baahar Nikaalo (2021) - Aarya
- I Hate You, Mom (2021) - Aarya
- 300 Crore Ka Consignment (2021) - Aarya
- Sangram Kahaan Hai? (2021) - Aarya
- Ab Hum Vaapis Jaa Rahe Hain (2021) - Aarya
- An Eye for an Eye (2021) - Aarya Sareen
- Mujhe Yahaan Se Bhaagna Hai (2021) - Aarya Sareen
- Dharm Sankat (2020) - Aarya Sareen
- Grahan Hai Aaj (2020) - Aarya Sareen
- Aapki Mummy Don Hai (2020) - Aarya Sareen
- Ek Guru Chahiye (2020) - Aarya Sareen
- Kaun Chalaega Business? (2020) - Aarya Sareen
- Apne Panje Bahar Nikaalo (2020) - Aarya Sareen
- Kaun Zimmedar Hai? (2020) - Aarya Sareen
- Aapko Shaq Hai Kisi Par? (2020) - Aarya Sareen
- Tum Mujhpe Bharosa Karti Ho? (2020) - Aarya Sareen
2023
Taali (TV Series) as
Ganesh / Shreegauri sawant
- Taali ki Goonj (2023) - Ganesh / Shreegauri sawant
- Gharaunda (2023) - Ganesh / Shreegauri sawant
- Rahi Chal Raha (2023) - Ganesh / Shreegauri sawant
- Gauri Aa Gayi (2023) - Ganesh / Shreegauri sawant
- Teesri Ladai (2023) - Ganesh / Shreegauri sawant
- Two in One (2023) - Ganesh / Shreegauri sawant
2015
Nirbaak as
Woman
2011
Humko Chhoone Paas Aayiye (Music Video)
2011
F.A.L.T.U as
Cameo
2010
No Problem as
Kajal
2010
Dulha Mil Gaya as
Shimmer Canhai
2009
Do Knot Disturb as
Kiran Saxena
2009
Karma, Confessions and Holi as
Meera D. Kohli
2007
Ram Gopal Varma Ki Aag as
Durga Devi
2006
Zindaggi Rocks as
Kriya Sengupta
2006
Different as
Special Appearance (Song)
2006
Chingaari as
Basanti
2005
It Was Raining That Night as
Ayesha Rao
2005
Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya as
Naina
2005
Main Aisa Hi Hoon as
Advocate Niti Sinha
2005
Bewafaa as
Aarti Sahai
2005
Kisna: The Warrior Poet as
Naima Begum (Special appearance)
2004
Vaastu Shastra as
Jhilmil Rao
2004
Main Hoon Na as
Chandni Chopra
2004
Paisa Vasool as
Baby
2003
Samay: When Time Strikes as
ACP Malvika Chauhan
2003
Pran Jaaye Par Shaan Na Jaaye as
Sushmita (Narrator) (Special Apperance)
2002
Aankhen as
Neha Srivastav
2002
Tumko Na Bhool Paayenge as
Mehak
2002
Filhaal... as
Sia Sheth
2001
Kyo Kii... Main Jhuth Nahin Bolta as
Sonam
2001
Nayak: The Real Hero as
Special appearance
2001
Bas Itna Sa Khwaab Hai... as
Lara Oberoi
2000
Aaghaaz as
Sudha
2000
Fiza as
Guest Appearance
1999
Mudhalvan as
Special Appearance (Song - Shakalaka Baby)
1999
Hindustan Ki Kasam as
Priya / Madam X
1999
Only You as
Neha
1999
Biwi No. 1 as
Rupali
1998
Zor: Never Underestimate the Force as
Aarti
1997
Ratchakan as
Soniya
Self
2020
Myntra Fashion Superstar (TV Series) as
Jury
- Speak Your Mind (2020) - Jury
2020
IMDb on the Scene - Interviews (TV Series) as
Self
- Aarya (2020) - Self
2017
65th Miss Universe (TV Special) as
Self - Judge
2014
Comedy Nights with Kapil (TV Series) as
Self
- Sushmita Sen (2014) - Self
2006
Bollywood Queens Vol. 2 (Video) as
Self
2005
Koffee with Karan (TV Series) as
Self - Guest
- Sanjay Dutt & Sushmita Sen (2005) - Self - Guest
2002
Network East Late (TV Series) as
Self
- Episode #2.4 (2002) - Self
2000
45th Filmfare Awards (TV Special) as
Self - Winner
1996
Dastak as
Self (as Sushmita Sen)
1994
Miss Universe Pageant (TV Special documentary) as
Self - Miss India (Miss Universe 1994)
Archive Footage
2004
Koffee with Karan (TV Series) as
Self
- Sanjay Leela Bhansali & Aishwarya (2004) - Self

References

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