Neha Dhupia is a popular actress from Bollywood and is renowned for being the 2002 Femina Miss India beauty pageant also.
Prior to entering Bollywood as an actress, Neha Dhupia started off as a model for advertisements and also having appeared in a popular music video and a TV serial.
Very few people know that Neha Dhupia actually starred as a child artist in a Malayalam movie in 1994.
About Neha Dhupia
|Real Name||Neha Dhupia|
|Date of Birth||27th August 1980|
|Age (as of October 2018)||38 years|
|Place of Birth||Kochi (Kerala)|
|Education||(Honors) Bachelor of Arts in History from Jesus and Mary College, New Delhi|
|Height||5 ft 6"
(168 cm) approximately
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Family & Relationships
|Father||Commander Pradip Singh Dhupia
(ex-Indian Navy Officer)
|Net Worth||INR 36,00,00,000
(USD 5 Million)
|Famous for||Minnaram (1994), Nattu Odoru! Ninja Densetsu (2000), Ninne Istapaddanu, Qayamat: City Under Threat, Miss India: The Mystery, Villain (2003), Julie (2004), Siskiyaan, Sheesha, Kya Kool Hain Hum, Garam Masala (2005), Teesri Aankh: Hidden Camera, Chup Chup Ke, Utthaan (2006), Delhii Heights, Ek Chaalis Ki Last Local, Shootout At Lokhandwala, Heyy Babyy, Dus Kahaniyaan (2007), Rama Rama Kya Hai Drama, Mithya, Kabhi Pyar Na Karna, Singh Is Kingg, Dasvidaniya, Maharathi (2008), Paying Guests, De Dana Dan, Raat Gayi Baat Gayi? (2009), Action Replayy. Phas Gae Re Obama (2010), Parama Veera Chakra, Pappu Can't Dance Saala (2011), Maximum, I M 24, Kismat Love Paisa Dilli, Rush (2012), Rangeelay (2013), Ungli (2014), Santa Banta Pvt Ltd, Moh Maya Money (2015), Hindi Medium, Tumhari Sulu, Qarib Qarib Singlle (2017)|
|First Movie||MALAYALAM - (Child Artist)
Nattu Odoru! Ninja Densetsu (2000)
Ninne Istapadannu (2003)
Qayamat: City Under Threat (2003)
|Salary (per film)||INR 50,00,000
|Favorite Food||Spicy home-cooked food|
|Favorite Actors||Dilip Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan|
|Favorite Actresses||Rakhee, Jaya Bhaduri, Smita Patil, Kareena Kapoor and Tabu|
|Hobbies||Doing yoga, collecting branded handbags and shopping|
Neha Dhupia is not only popular for memorable roles in Bollywood Hindi movies and winning the Femina Miss India title, but has also renowned for her roles in Punjabi, Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu films and even a Japanese movie.
Neha Dhupia’s age is around 38 years as Neha Dhupia was born on the 27th of August, 1980, in Kochi, Kerala. Neha Dhupia’s height is around 5 ft 6 inches (168 cm) while Neha Dhupia’s weight is around 55 kg (121 lbs). In her spare time, Neha Dhupia loves to do yoga, shop and collect branded handbags as part of her hobbies.
Neha Dhupia’s father is retired Commander Pradip Singh Dhupia of the Indian Navy. Neha Dhupia’s mother is Manpinder Kaur, a homemaker. Although Neha Dhupia does not have any sisters, Neha Dhupia’s brother is Hardeep Dhupia, who works with Jet Airways. Neha Dhupia’s ex-boyfriends include professional squash player, Ritwik Bhattacharya, then Jimmy Sylvester and later Indian cricket superstar, Yuvraj Singh. However, Neha Dhupia’s husband is actor, Angad Bedi, whom she married in May of 2018.
Talking about her commercial success, Neha Dhupia’s salary per film is around INR 50 lacs (USD 68,000). Her movie income, along with her numerous brand endorsements and TV appearances brings Neha Dhupia’s net worth to around INR 36 crores (USD 5 Million).
As for her talent as an actress, Neha Dhupia is the winner of the Screen Awards’ Best Supporting Actress award for her impressive performance in ‘Tumhari Sulu’ (2018). Apart from this, Neha Dhupia was also awarded the 2018 Sony Pictures India Awards’ Breaking Social Stereotypes award as well.
Besides winning these awards, Neha Dhupia has had around 13 award nominations to her credit for her impressive acting skills in movies.
Interesting Facts About Neha Dhupia
- Although Neha Dhupia does not smoke Neha Dhupia does drink alcohol.
- Neha Dhupia had a childhood dream of becoming an athlete.
- Apart from winning the 2002 Femina Miss India title, Neha Dhupia went on to participate in the 2002 Miss Universe pageant and was ranked in the top-10 finalists.
- Neha Dhupia not only starred in Indian band Euphoria’s music video ‘Sha Na Na’ she was also made a member of the band for some time.
- Very few people know this but Neha Dhupia actually loves theater more than the big screen.
- Neha Dhupia is also a popular TV show host too.
- Neha Dhupia loves to read comic books.
- Neha Dhupia is a huge philanthropist and loves to do social work whenever she gets the chance.