Kim Basinger is an American model turned actress and singer who rose to prominence in the 1970s. With the prestigious Academy Award to her credit, Kim is globally revered for her illustrious body of work for over four decades now. From a Bond girl in ‘Never Say Never Again’ to Elana Lincoln in ‘Fifty Shades Darker’, her performance in a range of characters testifies her finesse as an artist. Kim Basinger’s roots in the film industry traces back to her actress mother who performed in the Esther Williams’s films. Though introvert as a child, and shy as a teenager, Kim Basinger grew into a confident young adult and is known for her stunning looks. After a glamorous modelling stint, she entered Hollywood in the late 70’s. Forty Four plus movies and countless awards later, Kim Basinger is remembered till date, as one of the most fertile artists of her time.