Place of Birth: Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
Date of Birth: April 16, 1978
Ethnicity: Punjabi Indian, Anglo-Indian, as well as Scottish, Swedish, German, and English
Lara Dutta is an Indian actress, entrepreneur, model, and beauty queen. She was crowned Gladrags Megamodel India 1995, Miss Intercontinental 1997, Femina Miss India 2000, and Miss Universe 2000.
Lara is the daughter of Jennifer and L. K. Dutta, who was a wing commander. She is a cousin of British-Indian musician, producer, and composer Nitin Sawhney. She grew up in Bangalore, India. Lara is married to tennis player Mahesh Bhupathi, with whom she has a daughter.
Her mother’s maiden name is Jennifer Storey and her maternal grandmother was half-German, half-British while her grandfather was half-Swedish, half-Scottish, which makes Lara a masala mixture that is fully something else altogether.