Rani Mukherjee –Famous Bengali Actress of Bollywood
Rani Mukherjee is one of the famous Bengali Actresses of Bollywood and is a heartthrob to many youngsters. She has acted and also acting in many films in Bollywood directed by eminent directors and received many awards. We all love Rani very much and please read this article to get more details of this famous actress.
Personal Profile of Rani Mukherjee
Rani Mukherjee was born on 21st March in the year 1978 in a Bengali Family. Rani Mukherjee comes from a Bengali family, which has fully filmy background. Her father's name is Ram Mukherjee who I a retired well-known director, mother's name is Krishna Mukherjee who is also a popular play back singer. She has one brother whose name is Raja Mukherjee who is well-known director and producer. Her maternal aunt is Debashree Roy who is a very famous actress of Bengal Tollywood Industry. Her cousin sister is Kajol who is one of the famous actresses of Bollywood.
Early Life of Rani Mukherjee
Rani Mukherjee did her schooling from Maneckji Cooper High School in Juhu in Mumbai and then completed her graduation from Mithibai College in Mumbai. During her school days she got Odissi dance training and now she is also a trained Odissi dancer. During her college days she has acted in some plays and dramas organized in their colleges and slowly slowly developed a passion towards acting.
Acting Career of Rani Mukherjee
In the year 1992 Rani Mukherjee for the first time acted in the Bengali movie "Biyer Phool" opposited famous actor Prasenjit Chatterjee and which is directed by her father. But she was not so much appreciated at that time. In the year 1997 she made her first debut film in Bollywood in the movie "Raja Ki Aayegi Barat" but this film also became superflop. In the year 1998 she acted in the movie "Kuch Kuch Hota Hai" opposite Shahrukh Khan and directed by Karan Johar. This film became superhit in the boxoffice. Though her appearance in this movie was very less but her acting was really appreciated and she also became famous with this movie. From then onwards she was offered very much promising roles in the movies and most of the movies became famous. She formed popular onscreen pairs with many famous actors of Bollywood.
Some of her noted films are as follows:
Ghulam with Amair Khan
Hey Ram with Kamal Hassan
Chori Chori Chupke Chupke with Salman Khan
Mujhse Dosti Karoge with Hrithik Roshan
Saathiya with Vivek Oberoi
Chalte Chalte with Shahrukh Khan
Hum Tum with Saif Ali Khan
Yuva with Abhishek Bachchan
Black with Amitabh Bachchan
Dil Bole Hadippa with Sahid Kapoor and many more.
Awards received by Rani Mukherjee
During the long phase of acting career she has received lots of awards for the best performances. The most noted among them are:
In the year 1997 she received Star Screen Award for Best Fresh Talent for the movie Raja Ki Aayegi Barat.
In the year 1998 in 44th Filmfare Award she received Best Supporting Actress Award for the movie Kuch Kuch Hota Hai.
In the year 2002 she received the Filmfare Critics Award for her best performance in the movie Saathiya.
In the year 2004 she got the Rajiv Gandhi Award.
She has given many blockbuster hits for Indian film industry and has been bestowed with many more awards like Zee Cine Awards, Star Screen Awards and many more.
We feel really proud of this versatile actress and we expect to see more performances from her.