In Pics: From small music video to big films - Here are 7 lesser-known facts about Neha Dhupia
The actress was last seen featured in Disney+Hotstar's original film A Thursday.
Neha Dhupia: The versatile actor
Neha Dhupia is one of Bollywood's most versatile actors. During her two-decade career, the actor has appeared in a variety of films. She primarily works in Hindi but has also appeared in a few Telugu movies, including Villain and Ninne Istapaddanu. Additionally, she made her film debut in the Punjabi cinema with Rangeelay. Check out some of the less well-known facts about the actor that we bet you didn't know on the occasion of her birthday.
Neha Dhupia's early life
Neha was born to a Sikh household on August 27, 1980, in Kochi. Her mother is a homemaker and her father Pradip Singh Dhupia is a former Indian Navy officer.
Neha Dhupia's education
Due to her father's profession, Neha traveled throughout India and attended many schools. Later, she received her history degree from Jesus and Mary College at Delhi University.
Neha Dhupias win at the beauty pageant
She won the Femina Miss India competition in 2002. In the same year, she was also among the top 10 finalists for Miss Universe.
Neha Dhupia's on-screen appearances
Dhupia had her debut appearance in a music video called Sha Na Na before breaking into the film industry. The band Euphoria performed it. She gained notoriety thanks to the video. Following this, she made her theatrical stage debut in New Delhi in the play Graffiti. Later she made an appearance in the Rajdhani TV series.
Neha Dhupia's acting career
In 2003, she co-starred in her debut film, Qayamat: City Under Threat, which received positive reviews. She earned recognition with movies like Julie and went on to appear in numerous other projects, including Sheesha, Kya Kool Hai Hum, and Chup Chup Ke, among many others.
Neha Dhupia and her international acclaim
Dhupia took part in Naturu Oduru, Ninja Densetu, a Japanese endeavour. The Bollywood-themed film was produced by the Japanese industry where she portrayed Meena, a well-known Bollywood star, in the film.
Neha Dhupia's personal life
Dhupia married actor Angad Bedi in a low-key, non-glitter ceremony that was only attended by her closest relatives and friends. The couple later broke the news about the wedding by posting a picture on their Instagram handles.
Last Updated: 03.31 PM, Aug 27, 2022