Sushmita Sen

Sushmita Sen

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Sushmita Sen Profile

  • Name:
  • Sushmita Sen
  • Born:
  • November 19, 1975

Sushmita Sen Biography

Sushmita Sen is an Indian actress and a former model. She concentrated mostly in the Hindi film industry. She was crowned Miss Universe in 1994 and she was the first Indian women to win that title.


She was born on 19th November 1975 in Hyderabad in Andhra Pradesh. She belonged to a Bengali Kayastha Hindu family. Her father Shubeer Sen worked as a wing commander in Indian Air Force and her mother Subhra Sen is a fashion designer. She has one brother named Rajeev Sen. She finished her schooling at Air Force Golden Jubilee Institute. In 2000 she adopted a daughter named Renee and on 13th January 2010 she adopted a three month old girl and named her Alisah.


She won Femina Miss India title in 1994 when she was 18. She took part in the Miss Universe Pageant in 1992 held in Manila in Philippines and won the title. She ranked third in the preliminary round and she was selected in the final round. Through her project I Am She – Miss Universe India she sends delegates from India to the Miss Universe pageant since 2010.


Her debut film was Dastak in 1996 and in 1997 she appeared in the Tamil blockbuster Ratchagan. She acted in many other films like Biwi No.1, Main Hoon Na, Main Aisa Hi Hoon, Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya, Vaastu Shaastra, Aaghaaz, Sirf Tum, Do Knot Disturb, Ram gopal Varma Ki Aag, Karma Aur Holi, Zindaggi Rocks, It was Raining That Night, Dulha Mil Gayam, No Problem, etc.


In the year 200, she got Best Supporting Actress award for her film Biwi No.1, IIFA Best Supporting Actress Award, 2001 Star Screen Best Supporting Actress award and 2000 Zinne Cine Best Supporting Actress award for the same film. She won 2003 Zee Cine Best Supporting Actress award for Filhaal. She also received Rajiv Gandhi Award for her achievement in Hindi film industry in 2006. 

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Updated: November 18, 2018


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