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Madhuri Dixit

Madhuri Dixit

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Biography

Blessed with flawless dancing and acting skills, Madhuri Dixit was one of the leading Bollywood actresses of her times. 

Age and Height 

Born on 15 May 1967, Madhuri Dixit is currently in the 51st year of her glorious life (as of 2018). Being 5 feet and 3 inches tall, Madhuri owes a bubbly charm to please her followers even today. 

Marriage/Relationship  

17th October 1999 was the day when Madhuri Dixit got married to Dr Shriram Madhav Nene. Dr Shriram is a surgeon (cardiovascular) from Los Angeles (California). 

Family 

Being born and brought up in Mumbai, Madhuri Dixit takes pride in acknowledging herself as a Mumbaikar. Mr Shankar Dixit and Mrs Snehlata Dixit are her parents. She has two beautiful sons with Dr Nene (Raayan and Arin).

Career

As a child, Madhuri Dixit studied at the Divine Child High School and later enrolled in Sathaye College for completing her graduation. However, destiny was not in favour of her studying further. While pursuing Bachelor’s degree in Microbiology, Madhuri started receiving offers from the film industries.

With her performance in Abodh (1984), Madhuri marked her first presence in the film industry. Although the film could not bag in much of an audience, Madhuri’s performance really stood out.

In the year 1985, she contributed towards only a single film named Awara Baap. However, in the same year, she was also featured on the cover page of Debonair magazine. In the next year itself, she marked her presence on the cover page of Filmfare. 

1988-89 was the period when Madhuri Dixit rose to real fame and recognition in the industry. Tezaab, Ram Lakhan, Tridev, Parinda were some of her notable works during this period. She witnessed a career expansion from 1990 to 2002. Dil, Sailaab, Kishen Kanhaiya, Saajan were some of her films in the early 1990s. 

Hum Aapke Hain Koun featured her as a modern yet family-driven girl. The movie was one of the most successful hits in the entire history of Hindi film industry. Besides, it bagged in the record of the longest-running film in theatres (7 years). 

With a massive flop of Prem Granth and Raj Kumar, Madhuri’s career witnessed a huge slump. Later, the actress made a phenomenal comeback with Mrityudand and Dil Toh Pagal Hai. Her role in Devdas received massive applause from her followers. With Kahin Na Kahin Koi Hai (Sony TV), Madhuri stepped in the television industry. 
In the year 2007, Madhuri Dixit later turned back to the film industry with Aaja Nachle. Her role of a dance choreographer won millions of hearts across the globe. 

Controversy

Madhuri Dixit rose to controversies with her link up to co-actor Sanjay Dutt. There were rumours of her linking up with Anil Kapoor. She was even trolled for her on-screen lip-lock with a 20-year-old actor in Dayavan. 

Her followers were quite aware of the cold rivalry between Sridevi and Madhuri over the fame and popularity of each other. She further rose to rumours when she put forward a demand for 9-10 crores for representing as Maharashtra’s brand ambassador. 

Favourites

Hailing from a purely Maharashtrian background, Madhuri loves to have Maharashtrian cuisines. Kande Pohe, Modak and Zunka Bhakar are amongst her favourite delicacies. She religiously follows the films of Nargis, Madhubala and Balraj Sahani. Hema Malini, Helen and Birju Maharaj are her role models.

Awards

Besides ruling the heart of millions, Madhuri’s charm and her flawless contributions to the Indian film industry won her following recognitions:

Best Actress – Filmfare Awards
Padma Shri
Best Supporting Actress – Filmfare Awards
Best Actress – Zee Cine Awards

These are just a few of the numerous award won by this great Indian actress.

Trivia

Madhuri Dixit stands as the only Indian actress to mark her presence in the Filmfare awards nominations for 14 times. She is a trained Kathak dancer. 
For one of her performance in Devdas, the actress wore around a 30 kg costume. Not to forget that Madhuri Dixit was one of the highest paid Bollywood actresses of her time.

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Madhuri Dixit BIO

Real NameMadhuri Dixit
ProfessionActing
Famous RoleChandramukhi in Devdas

Madhuri Dixit - Physical Stats & More

Height (In Cm)163
Weight(In Kg)56
Figure Measurement36-27-35
Eye colorBrown
Hair colorBlack

Madhuri Dixit - Other Details

Date of Birth1967-5-15
Home TownNot known
Birth Place Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Sun SignTaurus
Nationality India
College Parle College, Mumbai
Education QualificationDegree in Micro-Biology

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