Birth: 28-11-1985, Delhi, India
Esha Gupta is an Indian actress who appears in Bollywood films.
A model, she came 3rd in Femina Miss India in 2007 and went to compete in the Miss India International contest and was not placed. Gupta appeared in Kingfisher Swimsuit Calendar in 2010. In 2012, she was signed by Mahesh Bhatt for a three-film contract with Vishesh Films and made her screen debut in Kunal Deshmukh's Jannat 2 which was commercially successful, and followed it with Vikram Bhatt's Raaz 3D (also financially successful) and Prakash Jha's Chakravyuh.
Gupta was born in Delhi. Her father is a retired air-force officer and her mother is a homemaker. Gupta's sister is Neha Gupta. She was studying Mass Communication from Manipal Institute of Communication,Manipal University,Karnataka before auditioning for Femina Miss India, and was offered a law scholarship at Newcastle University, but she pursued a career in Bollywood instead.
Gupta made her Bollywood debut with Mahesh Bhatt's Jannat 2 opposite Emraan Hashmi in the lead role. Later, Gupta signed Vikram Bhatt's Raaz 3D alongside her Jannat 2 co-star, Emraan Hashmi and Bipasha Basu. Gupta has also appeared in her third film, which is her first film outside of the Vishesh Films banner, Chakravyuh alongside Arjun Rampal and Abhay Deol directed by Prakash Jha. She received positive reviews for her performance in the film which was acommercial failure.
She ranked #13 at Times '50 Most Desirable Women Of 2012'. Gupta has recently signed Sajid Khan's next film, in which she will star alongside Saif Ali Khan, Ritesh Deshmukh, Bipasha Basu and Tamannaah Bhatia. Gupta will also be appearing in one more film under the Vishesh Films banner, as she has a three-film deal with them.