appoints Madhuri Dixit as the brand ambassador for consumer durable products
|Birth Date :||15 May 1967|
|Favourite Actor :||Gregory Peck|
|Favourite Actress :||Ingrid Bergam, Nargis|
|Favourite Movie :||Sholay, Ganga Jamuna, Padosan|
|Favourite Food :||Maharashtrian Food, Baked goods, Cheesy stuff|
|Favourite Colour :||Orange|
Madhuri Dixit is the only actress ever to get nominated 14 times for Filmfare. She has received 25 awards for her work till date which also includes the Prestigious Padma Shri (2008) and International Film Festival Award.
She is a goodwill ambassador and benefactress for 'Emeralds for Elephants' â€" a charity project for conservation of Asian elephants and other endangered species. In 2014, she was appointed as the Goodwill Ambassador Advocate for Child and Equal Woman's Rights.
She attended Divine Child High School in Mumbai and Graduated in Microbiology from Parle College, Mumbai.
Made her film debut in Abodh (1984) starring Tapas Paul. She has appeared in 70+ movies till date, including the evergreen movies like Hum Aapke Hain Koun..!, Dil To Pagal Hai, Devdas and many more. She is not only known for her acting but also dancing skills and is considered to be the Dancing Queen of Bollywood.
Keshav Bansal, Director,
She has received six Filmfare Awards, four for Best Actress, one for Best Supporting Actress and one special award.
In early 2011, Madhuri declined the lead role in an Indian remake of 'Freaky Friday' which was to be helmed by former co-star Anil Kapoor and starring his daughter Sonam Kapoor. This came after criticism from fans who believed that the project was not ideal for Madhuri.