Lara Dutta was born in 1978 in India. Her father is Wing Commander L.K. Dutta (retired) and her mother is Jennifer Dutta. She also has two older sisters, one of whom serves in the Indian Air Force and a well known younger sister. Famed composer and DJ Nitrin Sawhney is Dutta’s cousin. The Dutta family moved to Bangalore in 1981 where she completed high school from St.Francis Xavier Girls‘ High School. Lara graduated in economics with a minor in communications from University Mumbai.
She won 1997 the Gladrags Model-Pageant in India and so she was qualified to participate in the Miss Intercontinental Pageant. In same year the Miss Intercontinental Pageant took place in one of the biggest Entertainment Parks in Germany the EUROPA Park and became the winner.
The at this time 21 year old Beauty made a fantastic carrier afterwards. Nowadays she is a real Celebrity and starred in many Movies in Bollywood. Already after her first Movie, she was awarded with the well known „Filmfare Award“. Lara was offered as well a Role in the Hit Trilogy „Matrix Reloaded“ which she denied as she did not like the script.
Lara Dutta is since 2001 a UNFPA Goodwill Ambassador