Bollywood Actresses

Rani Mukerji

Rani Mukerji

Rani Mukerji Bio :

Born: 21 March 1978
Age : 40 years
Birthplace : Mumbai
Height: 1.6 m
Spouse: Aditya Chopra (m. 2014)
Siblings: Raj Mukherjee

Wiki : Rani Mukherji is an Indian film actress, who apart from being a star is among the high profile celebrities in this country. Rani comes from a Bengali family wherein she had her relatives from film line, however, she wasn’t that keen to join the B Town but destines have their own plans and she finally entered Bollywood. During her teenage, she acted in her father’s Bengali movie called Biyer Phool and later did the social drama called Raja Ki Aayegi Baraat in 1997 on the insistence of her mom. From the very next year, she chose acting her full time career. Though her first movie turned a big flop, however, her performance collected applauds from the critics thus giving her the Screen Awards under debut category.

BiographyRani Mukherji didn’t get any other movie post her debut movie hence she continued her education but seeing her cousin’s (Kajol) performance, she went ahead to pursue her full time career in the acting world. In the year 1998, she finally got a big role opposite Aamir Khan in a moderate hit called Ghulam wherein she had a small role in it yet her song Aati Kya Khandala turned viral giving her recognition in the Tinsel Town. Her next movie was Kuch Kuch sizzlinga Hai with SRK and Kajol, which she got after Karan Johar tried approaching several actresses for the said role but finally had to give her when she volunteered herself for the said character. The movie was a big hit, which benefitted her a lot in terms of exposure in the B Town. She was seen dubbing her own voice as she was seen improving her diction to a great extent. She even bagged the best supporting actress award at Filmfare.

Post Kuch Kuch sizzlinga Hai gave a couple of roles to Rani Mukherji, which included Mehndi and Hello Brother, however, both turned flop giving her no chance to proper her career in acting world. She had to literally struggle to gain the stardom and stability in her acting career since most of her movies were male centric and didn’t propel her career in acting world. Some of her successful movies include the romantic comedy called Hum Tum, the drama Yuva and Veer Zaara. Her performance in Black in 2005 was applauded the most, while the character of an unfaithful wife in the hit movie – Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna did some damage control for her. Yet she was seen struggling a bit till she finally got the character of a journalist in No One Killed Jessica. Lastly, she garnered appreciations for her role in movies like Talaash and Bombay Talkies.

Apart from treading the path of acting, Rani Mukharji is engaged in a number of humanitarian causes and charity work in the country. She has been vociferous about the issues of children and women and seen speaking on them in the media. Rani is also the brand ambassador of P&G apart from being the ambassador of an NGO called Child Rights and You. She is also attached to another venture called Shiksha wherein she works for the cause of education among children. In the year 2011, she was seen raising fund for the group Indian Stroke Association, which takes care of the financially deprived patients suffering from the stroke.

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Rani Mukerji Filmography :

 

Title Year Role
Biyer Phool 1996 Mili Chatterjee
Raja Ki Aayegi Baraat 1996 Mala
Ghulam 1998 Alisha
Kuch Kuch sizzlinga Hai 1998 Tina Malhotra
Mehndi 1998 Pooja
Mann 1999 Unknown
Hello Brother 1999 Rani
Badal 2000 Rani
Hey Ram 2000 Aparna Ram
Hadh Kar Di Aapne 2000 Anjali Khanna
Bichhoo 2000 Kiran Bali
Har Dil Jo Pyar Karega 2000 Pooja Oberoi
Kahin Pyaar Na Ho Jaaye 2000 Priya Sharma
Chori Chori Chupke Chupke 2001 Priya Malhotra
Bas Itna Sa Khwaab Hai 2001 Pooja Shrivastav
Nayak: The Real Hero 2001 Manjari
Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham… 2001 Naina Kapoor
Pyaar Diwana sizzlinga Hai 2002 Payal Khurana
Mujhse Dosti Karoge! 2002 Pooja Sahani
Saathiya 2002 Dr. Suhani Sharma Sehgal
Chalo Ishq Ladaaye 2002 Sapna
Chalte Chalte 2003 Priya Chopra
Chori Chori 2003 Khushi Malhotra
Calcutta Mail 2003 Bulbul/Reema[I]
Kal Ho Naa Ho 2003 Unknown
LOC Kargil 2003 Hema
Yuva 2004 Shashi Biswas
Hum Tum 2004 Rhea Prakash
Veer-Zaara 2004 Saamiya Siddiqui
Black 2005 Michelle McNally
Bunty Aur Babli 2005 Vimmi “Babli” Saluja
Paheli 2005 Lachchi Bhanwarlal
Mangal Pandey: The Rising 2005 Heera
Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna 2006 Maya Talwar
Baabul 2006 Malvika “Milli” Talwar Kapoor
Ta Ra Rum Pum 2007 Radhika “Shona” Shekhar Rai Banerjee
Laaga Chunari Mein Daag 2007 Vibhavari “Badki” Sahay/Natasha[I]
Saawariya 2007 Gulab
Om Shanti Om 2007 Herself
Thoda Pyaar Thoda Magic 2008 Geeta
Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi 2008 Unknown
Luck by Chance 2009 Herself
Dil Bole Hadippa! 2009 Veera Kaur/Veer Pratap Singh[II]
No One Killed Jessica 2011 Meera Gaity
Aiyyaa 2012 Meenakshi Deshpande
Talaash: The Answer Lies Within 2012 Roshni Shekhawat
Bombay Talkies 2013 Gayatri
Mardaani 2014 Shivani Shivaji Roy
Hichki 2018 Naina Mathur
Zero Film has yet to be released. 2018 Herself

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