Sushmita Sen is an Indian film actress, model and the winner of the Miss Universe pageant of 1994. She was the first Indian to win the crown. She was born on Nov 19, 1975 at Hyderabad, Telangana State , India. Her parents are Shuber Sen, and Subhra Sen.
She has two siblings a sister named Neelam and a brother named Rajeev. She has attended Air Force Golden Jubilee Institute in New Delhi and St. Anns High School in Secunderabad. Sushmitha adopting a baby girl named Renée in 2000. On 13 Jan, 2010 she adopted a three month old girl and named her Alisah.
Biwi No.1- Filmfare Awards- Best Supporting Actress in 2000
Biwi No.1- Star Screen Awards- Best Supporting Actress in 2000
Biwi No.1- IIFA Awards- IIFA Best Supporting Actress Award in 2000
Biwi No.1- Zee Cine Award- Best Supporting Actress in 2000
Filhaal...- Zee Cine Award- Best Supporting Actress in 2003
Rajiv Gandhi Award Achievement in Bollywood in 2006
Mother Teresa Awards Social Justice in 2013
In 1994, as a teenager, Sen won the title of Femina Miss India. Sen then represented India at the 1994 Miss Universe Pageant. At Miss Universe, Sen ranked third overall in the preliminaries. India to the Miss Universe pageant from 2010 onwards through her project I Am She – Miss Universe India.
Sushmita first film is Dastak in 1996, She then starred in the 1997 Tamil, action film Ratchagan. Two years later her appearance as Rupali in David Dhawans movie Biwi No.1 won her the Filmfare Best Supporting Actress Award in 1999.
In the movie Main Hoon Na, in which Sushmitha starred as Shahrukh Khans love interest. The film grossed a total of Rs 330,000,000 and was the second best selling movie of that year. 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?, She played the lead opposite Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif.
Movies acted by Sushmita Sen
1997: Zor, Ratchagan
1999: Sirf Tum, Hindustan Ki Kasam, Biwi No.1, Mudhalvan
2000: Aaghaaz, Fiza
2001: Kyo Kii... Main Jhuth Nahin Bolta, Nayak: The Real Hero, Bas Itna Sa Khwaab Hai
2002: Aankhen, Tumko Na Bhool Paayenge, Filhaal...
2003: Samay: When Time Strikes, Pran Jaye Par Shaan Na Jaye
2004: Vaastu Shastra, Main Hoon Na
2005: Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya?, Main Aisa Hi Hoon, Bewafaa, Kisna: The Warrior Poet, It Was Raining That Night
2006: Chingaari, Zindaggi Rocks, Alag
2007: Ram Gopal Varma Ki Aag
2009: Karma Aur Holi, Do Knot Disturb
2010: Dulha Mil Gaya, No Problem
2014: Happy Anniversary
2015: Nirbaak, Jodi emon hoto