Saturday, March 8, 2014


Radha Saluja is a  former Bollywood actress who was also lucky enough to act in two Tamil Films as the heroine of MGR and in a Telugu film 'Tiger' in which NTR acted together with Rajanikanth.
Radha Saluja got acting training from Film and Television Institute,Pune.Her elder sister Renu Saluja, well known film editor was also trained from that Institute in film editing.
In 1967 she was the female lead of 'Mohabbat aur Jung' and in 1969 she acted in lead role of 'Rakhi Rakhi'.
She rose to popularity by the 1971 film 'Do Raha' in which Shatrughan Sinha and Anil Dhawan acted.
In 72 her well noted film was 'Ek Muthi Aasman' directed by Virendra Sinha in which Yogita Bali acted along with her and in the same year Rehana Sultan

and Radha Saluja were the female leads of 'Haar Jeet' directed by C.P.Dixit.
She acted as heroine of some Punjabi films like 'Dukh Bhanjan Tere Naam'.'Morni' was a Punjabi film in which she acted opposite Satish Kaul.In the Punjabi film 'Kasam'  also she was heroine of Satish Kaul.
In 1975 she was the heroine of 'Idayakkani' in which MG Ramachandran was the hero.This Tamil film was directed by A.Jagannathan.
In another Tamil movie 'Indru Pol Endrum Vazhga' MGR acted opposite to her.
In a Telugu film 'Tiger' N.T.Rama Rao,Rajanikanth acted together for the first time in which Radha Saluja was the heroine.It was the 50 th film of Rajanikanth in his career.

She has also acted in a Malayalam film 'Anugraham' in 1975.
Naseeruddin Shah and Radha Saluja paired in 1981 film 'Sazaye Maut'
'Minoo' was also a well noted film of Radha Saluja in which Jagdeep acted in main role.
She acted along with Dharmendra and Hema Malini in the film 'Razia Sultan.
'Lakhon Mein Ek' was a film in which Radha Saluja,Mehmood, and Aruna Irani acted.It was directed by S.S.Balan and was a remake of Tamil film 'Ethir Neechal'.
Presently she stays in Los Angeles.

Selected Filmography
Mohabbat Aur Jung
Rakhi Rakhi
Lakhon Mein Ek
Do Raha
Chori Chori
Manavata Jahan
Haar Jeet
Wahi Raat Wahi Aawaz
Man Jeete Jag Jeet
Ek Muthi Aasman
Gaal Gulabi Nain Sharabi
Wada Tere Wada
Jevan Sangram
Dukh Bhanjan Tere Naam
Ali Baba
Jai Dwarakadheesh
Jaaye to Jaye Kahan
Maila Aanchal
Derani Jethani
Sazaye Maut
Razia Sultan
Banana Brothers

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