Esha Gupta was born in Delhi, India, where she grew up to study mass communications from Karnataka
from the Manipal University. She then went on to get a scholarship in law at Newcastle University, but
she decided to pursue a career in Bollywood instead. She was signed by
Mahesh Bhatt for a three film
contract with Vishesh Films. Prior to that Esha participated in the Femina Miss India contest and won the
third place. She also participated in the Kingsfisher swimsuit calendar of 2010.
She made her Bollywood debut with Jannat 2 of Mahesh Bhatt, where the her role in the movie opened
to mixed reviews from the critics. However, the movie was widely recognized and Esha Gupta became a
household name soon after. Her second role was more meaty in Raaz 3D, which also was a successful
more. She played the role of an actress in the movie and was the victim of black magic. She carried the
role far better than she did in her first movie, and won acclaims. Her third film for the banner,
Chakravyuh, was not as successful however her performance got some good reviews. She is currently
Hera Pheri 3, starring opposite the likes of
John Abraham and Sunil Shetty.Esha has been
ranked in the top 15 positions of Times 50 Most Desirable Women for the last three consecutive years.
Apart from movies, Esha Gupta has also been involved in advertising, and has endorsed products of
Lakme, Splash, Garnier, etc.