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>Bollywood Actress, Director and ProduceHema Malini Personal life

5 Jun

>She is a dedicated Bharatanatyam artiste, a classical dance of India Her two daughters have trained in the same dance form and the three have performed together at several charity dance concerts

Top Bollywood stars like Sanjeev Kumar and Jeetendra proposed to her but she married Dharmendra on 2 May 1980 though Dharmendra was already married to Prakash Kaur and had two sons Sunny Deol and Bobby Deol. Three years after their marriage, Hema subsequently gave birth to two daughters Esha Deol (born 1982) and Ahana Deol (born 1984) Her daughter Esha is an accomplished classical dancer

Hema Malini and her husband have been involved in politics as members of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)She was elected to the Rajya Sabha the upper house of the Parliament of India with the support of the BJP. In February 2004 she joined the party officially With her film career less hectic she has been an active member of the party attending party meetings and rallies and campaigning for the party through various elections. In March 2010 she was made a general secretary of the BJP

Hema Malinis niece is actress Madhoo who had starred in hits Phool Aur Kaante (1991) and Roja (1992)

>Bollywood Actress Director and Producer Hema Malini Career

5 Jun

>Hema Malini acted in a short episode as dancer in Pandava Vanavasam, a 1961 Telugu film. Hema first tried to enter Tamil films in 1964, but was rejected Tamil director C.V.Sridhar said she had no star appeal She persisted and found her niche in Bollywood. She debuted in a 1968 film Sapnon Ka Saudagar The Dreamseller playing a young teen opposite the ageing superstar Raj Kapoor. With Dev Anand in Johnny Mera Naam 1970he latest being Aman Ke Farishtey 2003 Hema double-roled with Dharmendra and Sanjeev Kumar in 1972s Seeta Aur Geeta as the top female star in Bollywood. She became one of the reigning divas of the Bollywood film industry and her fans called her The Dream Girl of Bollywood (an allusion to the movie of the same name where she starred opposite Dharamendra

Hema starred in many movies throughout the 1970s and 1980s and is perhaps best remembered for her glamour style and accomplished classical dancing. She formed a hit pair with Dharmendra and the duo performed a number of hit movies like Sholay, Charas Aas Paas Jugnu Seeta Aur Geeta The Burning Train. She also achieved some strong dramatic or comic moments in films like Trishul Joshila Lal Patthar, Meera, Khushboo and Kinara

After taking a long break from films for a number of years in the 1990s and early 2000s Hema has recently made a comeback of sorts She co-starred with Amitabh Bachchan in the successful film Baghban (2003) and played a cameo role (also opposite Bachchan) in the 2004 blockbuster VeerZaara In both films she played a self-possessed old married woman rather than the ingenuinee roles of her earlier career

She tried her hand at directing and made the 1992 film Dil Aashna Hai which featured an all-star cast including Shahrukh Khan and the late Divya Bharti. She also directed and starred in the TV serial Noopur in which she was depicted as a Bharatanatyam dancer going to America

>Bollywood fillm Actress, Director and Producer Hema Malini Early life and education

5 Jun

>Hema Malini Chakravarty was born in an affluent Iyengar family at Srirangam, Tiruchirappalli to V.S.R. Chakravarty and Jaya Chakravarthy Her mother was a film producer Hema Malinis mother tongue is Tamil She was educated at Chennai

>Bollywood fillm Actress Director and Producer Hema Malini Born

5 Jun

>Hema Malini(born 16 October, 1948) is an Indian actress, director and producer as well as a Bharatanatyam dancer-choreographer Making her acting debut in Sapno Ka Saudagar (1968) she went on to appear in numerous successful Bollywood films, most notably those with actor and future-husband Dharmendra.She was initially promoted as Dream Girl and in 1977 starred in a film of the same name During this period, she established herself as one of Hindi cinemas leading actresses, noted for both her comic and dramatic roles and her accomplished classical dancing
Malini is one of the most successful female filmstars in the history of Indian cinema.Appearing in over 150 films in a career span of 40 years she has starred in a large number of hit films and her performances in both commercial and arthouse cinema, were often recognised

She is a member of Indias Bharatiya Janata Party and was nominated member by the party in Rajya Sabha, the upper House of parliament during 2003-2009 She now spends most of her time involved in charitable and social ventures, though she still makes occasional appearances in films. In 2000, she was honoured with the Padma Shri by the Government of India