Thursday, March 22, 2012


Madhuri Dixit is a versatile actress of Bollywood who fascinated millions by her wonderful acting talents and
exceptionally fantastic dancing skills.She is extremely beautiful so that world famous artist M.F.Hussain  also
praised her.Her movies were usually big hits because the audience loved her performance always.
Madhuri Dixit was born in Mumbai in a Marathi Brahmin family as the daughter of Shankar and Snehlata Dixit
on 15 May 1967.She studied Micro Biology from Mumbai University.
Her debut film was 'Abodh' of Rajasree Productions in 1984.The film 'Tezaab' of 1988 in which she was the heroine and Anil Kapoor was the hero was a super duper hit and she rose to stardom.That film was the highest grosser of that year.Then again Subhash Ghai's 'Ram Lakhan' in which Anil Kapoor paired with her resulted as the highest grosser film of that year.Next film 'Prem Pratigyaa' was with Mithun Chakravarthy and the multi starrer 'Tridev' was with Sunny Deol.Another film 'Parinda' against Anil Kapoor resulted as big success.

The film 'Dil' opposite Aamir Khan in which she played the role of a rich and arrogant  girl was superb.She received best actress award for the  biggest box office hit of that  year.
The movie of 1991 opposite Salman Khan 'Saajan' was also very much liked by the audience.Sanjay Dutt
was also in that film.That movie was also the highest grossing one of that year.

In 1992 another block buster film,  Indra Kumar's  'Beta' opposite Anil Kapoor  made history and a song scene was exceptionally nice and she was being called as 'Dhak Dhak girl' from there on.
In 1994  the film 'Hum Aapke Hain Kaun' opposite Salman Khan became the Bollywood's highest grossing film.Next year in 1995 her film 'Raja' with Sanjay Kapoor was the fourth highest grossing film of the year.She received critical acclaim for the film 'Dil to Pagal Hai' in 1997 acted opposite Sharukh Khan.It was also a
super hit movie.Then followed her hit films 'Pukar' in 2000, Lajja in 2001 and  Devdas in 2002.
In the film Devdas she manifested the role of a prostitute 'Chandramukhi' and that film was selected for 'Cannes
Film Festival'.
Madhuri Dixit's dancing skill is highly appreciated by critics and audience.Dance sequences for songs 'Ek Do
Teen'  from 'Tezaab', 'Didi tera devar dewana' from 'hum aapke hain kaun' 'Choli ke Peeche'  from Khalnayak,
'Akhiyan Miaun' from 'Raja' etc etc are still viewed and enjoyed by the masses.
In 2002 she retired from films for a few years but returned in 2007 with the film 'Aaja Nachle'.
She married Dr.Shriram Madhav  and they were living  in USA till 2011but returned and residing in India now with their two children.
Madhuri was given Best Actress Award by Film Fare four times and one award as best supporting actress.
In 2008 she was given 'Padma Shri' Award by Government of India.
Selected Filmography
Khatron ke Khiladi
Ram Lakhan
prem Pratigya
Kanoon Apna Apna
Maha Sangram
Jeevan Ek Sangharsh
Pyar ke Devta
Hum Aapka Hain Kaun
Dil to Pagal Hai

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