Kirron Kher

Other names of Kirron Kher: Kirron Anupam Kher, Kiran, Kiron
Birthday: 14-06-1955
Age: 64
Star sign: Cancer
Kirron Kher or Kirron Anupam Kher was Kiran Thakar Singh in real life. She was born on June 14, 1955 in Punjab, India and she was raised in Chandigarh. Because of her belief in numerology, she decided to alter her name from Kiron or Kiran to Kirron. She is a veteran Indian film and television actress. She is also a theatre artist and a television host who belongs to the Bhartiya Janata Party. She was voted in Lok Sabha, the lower house of India’s Parliament. Kiran is the sister of Kanwal Thakar Kaur, a popular badminton player. She has a brother who died last 2003 and another sister who was married to a retired Naval Officer.
She studied in Chandigarh and graduated in the Department of Indian Theatre of Punjab University. She got married to Gautam Berry, a wealthy businessman from Mumbai. They had a son name Sikandar Kher who is also an actor. Later, the two had a divorce and she remarries the Bollywood actor, Anupam Kher in 1985.
During the 80’s, Kiran tried her luck in the film industry to no success. She visits different producers and search for any role in films. Before she got married to Anupam, they have become friends since he is also a struggling actor and they have known each other in the University of Chandigarh. They worked in the same theatre industry and worked together in Chandpuri Ki Champabai. Anupam got his break in the film, Saaransh and later he divorced his wife. Kiran gets divorced as well and she got married to Anupam. The two are now running a production house. 
She was debuted as a film actress in the Punjabi film, Aasra Pyar Da in 1983. Later, she had her break in films. From 1983 to 1996, she did only one Hindi film, Pestonjee with Anupam Kher. She came back into theatre and performed in the play, Saalgirah under the direction of Feroz Abbas Khan. Then she became a host of television shows like Zee TV’s Purushkshetra, Kiron Kher Today and Jagte Raho before she started doing Bollywood films. On her comeback to the big screen, she was awarded the Special Jury Award in the National Film Awards for bagging the role of Sardari Begum in the Hindi film, Sardari Begum in 1996. Then, she did the critically acclaimed Bengali film, Bariwali where she played the lead role as Banalata in year 2000.She won the Best Actress Award in the National Film Award but there are rumors that the Bangla actress, Rita Koirla dubbed for her character in the film. Rita wanted to share the award with her but Kiran claims that she spent many hours on practicing her dialogues, and so the award should not be shared by anyone.
She appeared in the romantic drama film, Devdas in 2002 and played the role of Sumitra Chakraborty. She gained a nomination in the Filmfare’s Best Supporting Actress award. She also did the French/German film, Khamosh Pani in 2003. This is the story that depicts the predicaments of a woman who was abducted while the partition of Bristish Indian Empire is happening. She got the Best Actress Award in the Locano International Film Festival in Switzerland, Karachi’s International Film Festival in Argentina’s International Festivals in Ciepie, South Africa’s Cape Town. The film received few awards as well. 
In 2004, the IFFLA or Indian film Festival of Los Angeles, paid tribute to her during their yearly festival. In 2010, she did the episode, Damaged in the television series, ER together with her husband. In 2005, she appeared as Sunanda in TV serial, Prratima which was aired on Sahara One. Prior to this, she also made an appearance in television series like Isi Bahane, Dil Na Jaane Kyon and Chausath Panne.
She earned positive responses from her films Main Hoon Na, Veer Zaara, Hum Tum and Mangal Pandey: The rising. Her role as Mitro, the mother of DJ (played by Aamir Khan) in the Indian drama film, Rang De Basanti became a box office and gained her nomination to the Filmfare’s Best Supporting Actress Award. She was also appreciated in her characters in Fanaa and Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna. Kiran also did some comedic roles in Singh is Kinng, Dostana and more. She was also one of the juries in India’s Got Talent in 2009.
Kiran was nominated and won many awards. She was also part of different non-profit movements such as Laadi and Roko Cancer. Recently, she won the Lok Sabha seats which defeats Pawan Bansal and Gul Punag in the General Elections.
Kiran Juneja Hindi Actress

Kiran Juneja

Kiran Juneja or Kiran Joneja is a renowned Indian actress who works in many Hindi and Bollywood films. She was married to the Indian film director, Ramesh Sippy. Kiran hailed from, and raised up in, the locality of Punjabi Bagh in Delhi, India. Her father is a doctor.  In early 70’s, she worked in Weston TV. Later, she appeared in Ramesh Sippy and Jyoti’s drama series, Buniyaad, in 1987, where she played the role of Veeravali, the sister of Haveliram (played by Alok Nath). Then she acted in the show, Sindoor on Zee TV. Kiran got her fame in the Hindu epic, Mahabharat, in 1988, where she played the role of Ganga. She was also seen in Doordarshan’s soap opera, Wah Janab, opposite with Shekhar Suman. In 1998, she played as one of the leads in Tere Ghar Ke Saamne along with Raju Kher.  She was debuted as a film actress in the Hindi action film, Mulzim as the sister of Vijay in 1988. Then, in the year 1995, she played as Shalini, one of the criminal psychologists in the Hindi movie, Zamaana Deewana. She played as the mother of Babli (played by Rani Mukerji) in the Bollywood crime-comedy film, Bunty Aur Babli in 2005. She played a small role as the mother of Priya (played by Priyanka Chopra) in the science fiction film, Krrish, which was produced and directed by Rakesh Roshan in 2006. Kiran made an appearance as Mrs. Sudha Khosla in the comedy-drama film, Khosla Ka Ghosla from the same year. Subsequently, she did the romantic movie, Jab We Met and played as the mother of Geet Dhillon (Kareena Kapoor). In 2008, she was the mother of Meghna (played by Priyanka Chopra) in the drama film, Fashion. She is also the wife of Chiang in the action movie, Chandni Chowk to China in 2009. Then she did the movies, Badmaash Company in 2010 and Sahi Dhande Galat Bande in 2011. Kiran also anchored for quite some time in STAR Plus channel. She also won the Miss India title during college. Besides acting, she is also a model for products like Nivea, Vimal and more. She also learned so much about filmmaking from his husband and later, she founded her very own company, Kiran Chitra Enterprises, which is also a sister company of Sippy Films and R.S. Enterprises. Kiran is also a script writer, producer and an aspiring director. Another story version of this actress... Kiran Joneja or Kiran Juneja or Kiran Juneja Sippy is a veteran Indian actress and a model. She was born in Delhi, India. Her father was a doctor. She is a former Miss India. She married to the famous filmmaker of Bollywood “Ramesh Sippy”. She is his second wife. She is the owner of the company “Kiran Chitra Enterprises”. She started her career as a model. She did modeling assignments for various brands. In earlier 70’s, she did an assignment for “Weston TV”. She did modeling for brands like Vimal, Nivea, and Lakme. She also anchored a show on Star Plus. She made her debut in acting with an Indo-Italian co-production film “Shahleen” which was directed by Khalid Al-Siddiqui in 1984. After that, she acted as Vijay’s sister in the movie “Mulzim” in 1988. K.S.R. Doss directed it. She worked with Jitendra, Hema Malini, and Shatrughan Sinha. In the same year, she was seen in the movie “Hamara Khandaan” as Rita. Rita is Ranjeet’s daughter in the film. Then she worked in the movie “Amba” as Prabha R. Singh. Mohan Kumar directed it. She acted in the movie “Khosla Ka Ghosla” in 2006. It was a big hit. She performed the role of “Mrs. Sudha Khosla”. After 2000, she mostly acted as a mother in different movies. She performed as Mrs. Dhillon in the movie “Jab We Met” in 2007. Mrs. Dhillon is the mother of Geet Kaur Dhillon. It was also a big hit and directed by Imtiaz Ali. After that she was seen in the movie “Fashion” acting as the mother of Meghna Mathur (Priyanka Chopra). In her career, she worked with most of directors and actors of Bollywood industry. She acted in more than 50 movies in her career like Krrish, Badmaash Company, Marigold, Madam X, Bunty Aur Babli, Badi Bahen, Chandni Chowk to China, etc.  She was also seen as the part of Hollywood ventures “The Other End of the Line” in 2008. She also worked in TV series. She first acted in the serial “Buniyaad” as Veerawali. Her husband Ramesh Sippy directed it. She is also known for her character Ganga, played in “Mahabharat” in 1988. It was the biggest hit and very popular show of that time. After that, she was seen on the popular show on Zee TV “Sindoor” as Kavitha Raizada. She acted in many serials and won many awards in her acting career.


Krutika Gaikwad

Krutika Gaikwad is an Indian actress and television model. She was born in a Marathi family in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. She belongs to a middle class family. She was always interested in doing acting and joined theatre during her college days. She is a good dancer also. She acted in many plays, dramas and one-act plays.She made her debut in the serial “Maykee Se Bandi...Dor” in 2011. It was telecasted on Star Plus. She acted the role of Aditi in the serial. She appeared as Avani's sister and Rajesh's ex lover in the show. The show is based on the story of a girl Avani, who is fighting for the rights of woman so that they may walk hand in hand with men. The show also focuses on the themes of a woman's power of forgiveness and pliability. This show won many awards in different award shows. After this she acted in another serial “Shubh Vivah” on Sony TV in 2012. The story of the serial is about Saxena family. Mr. Saxena is head of the family and he has five daughters. Mr. Saxena wanted his daughters to be married soon and wish they get good husbands. He aspires of hubands for his daughter who should be good in looks, nature and outlook towards life. Krutika played the role of Kanchan Saxena, fourth daughter of Mr Saxena. She is reserved by nature. Krutika has also acted for the serial “Meri Bhabhi” which was telecasted on Star Plus. Now Krutika will be seen in a Marathi movie “Aashiyana” which will be releasing on 31st October, 2014. She will be sharing the screen with Neha Patil, Sai Kalyankar, Yatin Karyekar, Sanjavani Jadhav, Anil Gavas and Prafulla Samant. It is directed by Ajit Devle. She also did few advertisements for different brands.

Krutika Gaikwad Hindi Actress