Madhuri Dixit Nene is a timeless beauty who is ageing like a fine wine. Today the talented actress who is ruling the industry for almost 3 decades is celebrating her 53rd Birthday.
Hindi cinema actress Madhuri Dixit is known for her unmatched beauty and brilliant acting. She is one of the few actresses who continued to work in films even after her marriage. Madhuri has worked in more than 70 Hindi films. The dancing queen who rules the hearts of millions till today has established herself as one of the most demanding actresses, but she was not like this when she was quite young. And no one would have imagined that this girl would later become the number one actress of Hindi cinema. Today on her birthday we are sharing some facts about her.
Madhuri was a science student. In her early days, she wanted to become a microbiologist and was also pursuing her studies in the same field. She enrolled in Mumbai University and continued to study. Also, she was a good Kathak dancer. At the age of around 8 years, her performance on Kathak dance came in the newspaper for the first time. That was the performance of Kathak dance at a ceremony at the festival of Guru Purnima.
In the beginning, when Madhuri Debuted in Film Abodh, the movie was not able to do much at the box office. And was a flop. But even after that, she appeared in movies like Hifazat, Uttar Dakshin, Dayawaan, and many other films. Later after she appeared in film Tezaab opposite Anil Kapoor, which was a big hit. She gained a lot of popularity after that because of her dance number Ek Do Teen and till today people remember as Mohini.
Madhuri gained popularity with movies like Kishen Kanhaiya, Prem Pratigyaa, Saajan, and Raja. Her other superhit blockbusters were Ram Lakhan, Parinda, Ilaaka, Tridev, Thanedaar, and Khalnayak amongst many others. So far Madhuri managed to pull off six Filmfare awards and till 2000, she was the highest-paid actress. Along with this, she was also honoured with Padma Shri Award which was the fourth highest civilian honour of the country for her contribution in the field of cinema and art.