Neha Dhupia was born on 27th Aug 1980 in Cochin to commander Pradip Singh Dhupia who is in the Indian Navy and mother Manpinder , Neha went to Army Public School and completed her Graduation in History (Hons)from Jesus and Mary College, New Delhi. She has a brother, Hardeep who is a high flier with Jet Airways. She won Femina Miss India (Universe) 2002, and competed at Miss Universe 2002, placing in the top ten. Neha Dhupia was also Margo Miss Beautiful Skin and MTV Most-Wanted.
Neha started her career at the age of 19, in a TV serial "Rajdhani", produced by Bobby Bedi of Bandit Queen fame. Neha decided to join modelling world and also did few plays and TV serials. She has imparted a facelift to Reebok, AirTel, National, Mitsubishi Lancer and Wagon R, She has played leading lady in an Indo-Japanese film and appeared in few odd music videos and Tele serial Rajdhani, seems to be in a mood to take up acting as full-fledged career. Neha Dhupia debut film was Harry Baweja's "Qayamat" which is an action-packed thriller starring a number of Bollywood actors including Ajay Devgan, Sunil Shetty, Sanjay Kapoor, Arbaaz Khan, Isha Koppikar
For Neha acting means a ‘high very different from modelling’. Despite her debut in semi-realistic film Neha admits that she has no qualms in dancing around the trees. Neha Dhupia is often considered a sex symbol in Bollywood movies.
Neha Dhupia's Julie was about a girl who becomes a prostitute. The main character that she plays is a simple girl from Goa who gets trapped in the tricky world of flesh trade. The story captures the journey of this girl and her ultimate survival. In 2004 and 2005 she appeared in movies like "Rakht" (2004),"Kyaa Kool Hai Hum" (2005),"Sheesha" (2005) and "Siskiyaan" (2005) .In 2006 she starred in movies like "Utthaan" (2006),"Chup Chup Ke" (2006),"Teesari Aankh" (2006),"Fight Club" (2006) and "Garam Masala" (2006). Last year she appeared in movies like "Heyy Babyy" (2007)(Special appearance in song), "Ek Chalis Ki Last Local" (2007), "Shootout at Lokhandwala" (2007) and "Delhii Heights" (2007, "Dus Kahaniyaan" (2007) .
She won Femina Miss India (Universe) 2002, and competed at Miss Universe 2002, placing in the top ten. Neha Dhupia was also Margo Miss Beautiful Skin and MTV Most-Wanted.
She is still busy in bollywood films and her upcoming release is "Rama Rama Kya Hai Drama", Neha Dhupia will also be seen in a item number song in Pakistani film Kabhi Pyar Na Karna, the first Pakistani film to be shot on this side of the border.