Lara Dutta was born on April 16, 1978 in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh. Her father LK Dutta is former Indian Air Force Wing Commander, and mother Jennifer Dutta is an Anglo-Indian, who was crowned Miss Madras in 1967. Lara Dutta's elder sister Sabrina and younger sister Cheryl both used to serve in the Indian Air Force.
After winning the Miss Universe crown in 2000, Lara Dutta paved her way in Bollywood with Andaaz, also starring Akshay Kumar and Priyanka Chopra. Few of her popular Bollywood films are Masti (2004), Kaal (2005), No Entry (2005), Bhagam Bhag (2006), Partner (2007), Billu (2009), Housefull (2010), Chalo Dilli (2011), Don 2 (2011) and Singh Is Bliing (2015). When Lara Dutta's family planned to settle in Bengaluru after her father's retirement, the three daughters (Sabrina, Cherin and Lara) were thrilled to bits, Jennifer Dutta had shared the memory .
Lara Dutta married tennis star Mahesh Bhupathi on February 16, 2011 in a civil ceremony and followed it up by a Christian wedding on February 20 in Goa. "8 years ago, I made my doubles debut, with the best partner! We make a great team," the 40-year-old captioned her post. Over the weekend, Mahesh Bhupathi had wished Lara on their anniversary with some pictures from their wedding album and wrote, "Eight years ago today, I signed my life away to Lara Dutta." To which, Lara replied, "By the Cheshire Cat grin on your face, doesn't look like you were dragged to the altar." (ROFL) Cheshire Cat is a fictional character in Lewis Carroll's Alice In Wonderlandseries.