When the actress chose Akshay Kumar by rejecting the sons of two superstars Abhishek Bachchan and Akshaye Khanna…
There is an actress in Bollywood who is an outsider. She first did modeling and then went on to act as an actress in films. The actress got an offer with the sons of two big Bollywood superstars to debut in films. But this actress made her debut in films with Akshay Kumar, rejecting the offer of both of them.
According to media reports, when Bollywood superstar Vinod Khanna was going to launch his son Akshay Khanna from the film Himalaya Putra. At that time, he was looking for a new actress. He chose a model as the new face. This model was none other than Bipasha Basu. It is said that the contest in which Bipasha was participating was Vinod Khanna. Vinod Khanna liked Bipasha very much and gave the offer of the film there.
But Bipasha rejected this offer. It is said that Bipasha was very young in those days and she was studying. She wanted to enter films only after completing her studies. Similarly, Jaya Bachchan too liked Bipasha Basu. She was going to launch her son Abhishek from the film Aakhri Mughal. He was also looking for a new face opposite Abhishek.
So she wanted Bipasha to debut with Abhishek in this film. Jaya Bachchan agreed when Bipasha approached the film. But later the film itself stopped. Later, JP Dutta Saheb made the film anew and the film was named Refugee.
This is how Bipasha Basu’s last film was Stranger. In this film, she appeared opposite Akshay Kumar. Apart from Bipasha, Kareena Kapoor and Bavi Deol were seen in this film. The film proved superhit when released. In this way, Bipasha Basu became a popular actress from the first film.