Madhuri Dixit

Other names of Madhuri Dixit: Madhuri Dixit Nene
Birthday: 15-05-1967
Age: 52
Star sign: Gemini

Madhuri Dixit is not just known as the also a smile-queen of Bollywood for her pleasant smile also a well-trained dancer whose dance performance in movies were appreciated a lot by critics.  This actress was born on May 15, 1967, in a Maharashtrian family to Shankar and Snehalata Dixit. She grew up as the youngest girl with three more siblings in her family. When she was a three or four years old, she could dance non-stop. Hence her parents trained her in Kathak dance for eight years.

When she debuted in Bollywood films, she performed many dances that show her skill as the dancer. Her first film was Abodh, which did not fare well in box office, and she had to wait for three years to get a female lead in Tezaab. Her dance “Ek Do Teen” created a magic spell in the box office and the song was a chartbuster. She was an actress who commanded more price than even Salman Khan and Amir Khan those days and considered the male superstar of Hindi cinema. After ‘Tezaab’, she appeared in films like Dil, Beta, Saajan, Khal Nayak, etc. her dance sequence ‘Choli Ke Peche’ or ‘Dhak Dhak Karne Laga’ created nipples in the box-office, and that is how Madhuri left contemporary Sridevi far behind in the game of box office success. She also graced the screen with her role of courtesan role of Chandramukhi in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Devdas and as a pop dancer in Yash Raj’s Dil To Pagal Hai. In both the films, she paired with Shahrukh Khan.

For film ‘Hum Aapke Hain Koun’, she asked for more fees than even Salman Khan. Dixit is not only known for her acting skills, but for her dancing skills as well for which she won a title of ‘dancing queen’ in Bollywood. This actress quit films and got married to Shriram Madhav Nene, an NRi surgeon in Denver. The couple had two children, Arin, and Rayman. Later in 2007, she made her comeback with the release of ‘ Aaja Nachle’. Later on, she did a couple of films such as’ Dedh Ishqiya’ or’ Gulaab Gang’ and appeared as a judge and guest for dance reality show, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa. Madhuri Dixit is always compared to actress Madhubala, and undoubtedly one smile of Madhuri on screen was enough to last a lifetime spell on screen.

Lillete Dubey (Lalitha Dubey) Hindi Actress

Lillete Dubey (Lalitha Dubey)

Lillete Dubey is an Indian theater personality who has also featured in various Bollywood and British films. She was born in Pune to Govind and Leela Kiswani. Her father named her Lillete as a faux-French derivation of her mother’s name Leela, and she never had an affinity for her name during her childhood. She attended a Parsi boarding school, “Rustoms” and also went on to change various schools due to her engineer-fathers regional postings. During her class IX, she took part in a play and portrayed the character of Cecily in “Importance of Being Earnest”. Her dad initially was persistent on her taking up Science as her educational stream but had to give into her request of joining theater which she pursued by the way of Lady Shri Ram College in Delhi. She would also meet her future husband, Ravi Dubey, during a student interaction program of Shakespeare Society of St.Stephen’s College. Lillete’s TV career would take off with a soap opera in 1997 titled “Kabhie Kabhie". She also made a brief appearance in “Mumbai Calling”, in 2009. Lillete has also featured in various successful movies such as Mira Nair’s Monsoon Wedding, Zubeda, Gadar, Om Jai Jagdish, and, the 2015 release, Desi Magic. She has also starred in British films such as “The Best Marigold Hotel” and its sequel “The Second Best Marigold Hotel” co-starring Judi Dench and Maggie Smith. Dubey is also an acclaimed theater artist and director who is an integral part of theater action group in Delhi. She received immense praise for her noteworthy direction of Mahesh Dattani’s “Dance like a Man” which amassed 497 shows across the globe. She has two daughters namely Neha and Ira, with her husband, Ravi Dubey. Another Version... India’s most esteemed theater and screen actress Lilette Dubey is a force to be reckoned with, no matter what age. Sindhi by birth, her father, Govind  Kiswani, was an engineer who worked with Indian Railways and her mother, Leela, was a doctor.  Mr.Kishwani came up with an unusual yet intriguing name "Lillete" which is a French derivation of her mother's name, Leela, implying "little Leela”. Dubey tied the knot with Ravi Dubey, who is the senior vice president of corporate communications at Tata Group. Lilette is a mother of two daughters, Neha, and Ira; both of them have essayed a variety of supporting roles in silver screen as well as in television.  Lilette, an acclaimed theater director, was part of the Theatre Action Group at  Delhi. Her claim to fame was through some of the very notable films such as Bow Barracks Forever, Mira Nair's Monsoon Wedding, Kal Ho Naa Ho, Baghban and the most recent one- The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, the sequel to the surprise 2012 box office hit comedy drama. In an interview, Lilette re-quoted lines from her film  The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel - "Everything will turn out all right at the end and if it’s not all right then it’s not the end" - which speaks volumes of her optimistic perspective towards life. Talking about her wishes, Lillette said that she aspired to work on a feature film in English, pen a novel, create a music album, etc. And she wants to show her best in everything. She also added that she wanted to end her career on stage.  Well, we are also very sure that we will get to see a lot of you- Mrs. ”Little Leela!”

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Malaika Arora

Malaika Arora is a Model, VJ, actress, dancer, producer, reality show judge that is truly admirable. She later evolved herself as a Khan Bahu. She is married to Salman Khan’s brother Arbaaz Khan. In her two-decade-old career, she appeared very hot as a model and actress. She identified herself as Bollywood’s hottest actress and had excellent modeling skills and host TV ability too. She looked young and gorgeous as ever in any item song. She was the top 10 item girls in Bollywood. She has appeared in some television shows and commercial movies. She is one of the sexiest model and hottest actresses in TV and film. She appeared as a judge in many reality dance shows. She has been a judge in dance shows since 2005 till date. Some of her shows are Nach Baliye (session 1 and 2), India's Got Talent (Session 5 and 6), Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, Nachle Ve with Saroj Khan, and Dhoom Macha De respectively. After she had begun her television and movie appearances, she settled as a homemaker of Arbaaz Khan. Later, she turned into a producer of films like Dabangg(2010), Dabangg-2(2012) and Dolly Ki Doli( 2015). She and her husband had formed Arbaaz Khan Productions in 2010. Their first production Dabangg won national film award too. Malaika also had performed the item song ‘Munni Badnaam Hui in this film. Her first dance song was ‘Chaiyya Chaiyya’ from film’ Dil Se’ in 1998. She became ultimately the item-girl in Bollywood and represented some hot item songs such as "Anarkali Disco Chali" (Housefull 2) and "Hoth Rasiley" (Welcome) and ‘’Pandey Ji’’ (Dabangg-2). She had always stated that she was not interested in acting and yet had performed cameo roles in films like ‘Housefull,' ‘Housefull 2’ and ‘Happy New Year.' She has a huge male fan base and even young people who aspire to become a dancing star. Although she is married and has a son, she is still considered to be one of the hottest actresses in Bollywood.

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