Geeta Basra

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Geeta Basra
Geeta Basra FilmiTadka.jpg
Geeta Basra at Lakme Fashion Week 2011
Born (1984-03-13) 13 March 1984 (age 33)[1][2]
Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
Residence Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Occupation Actress
Years active 2006–present
Height 5 ft 3 in (1.60 m)[3][better source needed]
Spouse(s) Harbhajan Singh (m. 2015)

Geeta Basra (born 13 March 1984) is an Indian actress who has appeared in Bollywood films. She is married to Indian cricketer Harbhajan Singh.

Early life[edit]

Basra was born to Punjabi Indian parents in Portsmouth on the south coast of England,[2] but now resides in Mumbai. She has one younger brother, Rahul.[4]

She studied acting at the Kishore Namit Kapoor Acting Institute.[2][5]


She was first seen in the Emraan Hashmi-starrer Dil Diya Hai in 2006. Her second release, The Train (2007), was also opposite Hashmi. She played Roma, a working woman who gets caught up in an extramarital affair.

Basra was also seen in the music video for the Sukshinder Shinda and Rahat Fateh Ali Khan song "Ghum Sum Ghum Sum", playing the love interest of the male protagonist.

Personal life[edit]

Basra with husband Harbhajan Singh at Rakesh Roshan’s birthday bash in 2017

Basra married Indian cricketer Harbhajan Singh on 29 October 2015 in Jalandhar, Punjab.[6] They have a daughter, Hinaya Heer Plaha, born on July 27, 2016 in Portsmouth, Hampshire. [7]


Year Title Role Language Co-stars Notes
2006 Dil Diya Hai Neha Hindi Emraan Hashmi
Ashmit Patel
Debut Film
2007 The Train Roma Hindi Emraan Hashmi
Sayali Bhagat
2013 Zilla Ghaziabad Special Appearance Hindi Sanjay Dutt
Arshad Warsi
Vivek Oberoi
Charmy Kaur
Ravi Kishan
2014 Mr Joe B. Carvalho Gehna Hindi Arshad Warsi
Soha Ali Khan
Javed Jaffrey
Bhaiyyaji Superhit Hindi Sunny Deol
Preity Zinta
Arshad Warsi
2016 Second Hand Husband Neha Hindi Dharmendra
Gippy Grewal
Tina Ahuja
Lock[8] Pammi Punjabi Gippy Grewal
Gurpreet Ghuggi


  1. ^ "Harbhajan Singh’s wife Geeta Basra celebrates birthday with India cricket team". The Indian Express. 13 March 2016. Retrieved 4 June 2016. 
  2. ^ a b c "Geeta Basra Biography on In.Com". Retrieved 13 February 2013. 
  3. ^ "Geeta Basra Biography on Dhan te nan". Retrieved 13 February 2013. 
  4. ^ "Geeta Basra Biography on IndiaEveryday". Geeta Basra Biography. Retrieved 13 February 2013. 
  5. ^ "Geeta Basra Biography on bTownPedia". Retrieved 13 February 2013. [permanent dead link]
  6. ^ "Harbhajan Singh-Geeta Basra tie the knot". Times of India. 29 October 2015. 
  7. ^
  8. ^ "Geeta Basra follows Anushka Sharma’s ‘NH10′ in ‘Lock’". Archived from the original on 10 August 2015. 

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