Madhuri Dixit Nene was born to Shankar and Snehlata Dixit. She has two sisters and one brother. She is married to Dr. Shriram Madhav Nene, with whom she has two children Raayan Nene & Arin Nene.

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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
She started dancing at the age of 3 and went on to practice the art of Kathak and later on to become a trained professional Kathak dancer.

Awards

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.

Philanthropy

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.

Education

She attended Divine Child High School in Mumbai and Graduated in Microbiology from Parle College, Mumbai.

Career

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.

"It gives me immense pleasure to be associated with Intex Technologies, a brand which is committed to provide stylish and best-in-class products to its consumers at competitive prices. I look forward to being a part of brand Intex and its fascinating growth journey in the country"
Madhuri Dixit with Intex Washing Machine
Madhuri Dixit on
association with Intex

Keshav Bansal, Director,
Intex Technologies

“We are confident that her tremendous connect with the audience will help us in reaching out to our consumers more effectively"
"We believe Madhuri as a style icon compliments our product range. Her connection with fans and the respect she commands is a testimony of the tremendous success she has achieved through her dedication. We are also dedicated to bring to our consumers products that are stylish, functional and helps them in improving the quality of their lives. We are sure this association will further infuse energy in our brand and help us in consolidating our position"

FILMOGRAPHY

She has received six Filmfare Awards, four for Best Actress, one for Best Supporting Actress and one special award.

Trivia
  • Was awarded the National Citizen's Award on August 25, 2001, in Delhi. This award recognizes excellence in various activities affecting national life.
  • Actress with most Filmfare award nominations ever. She has been nominated 14 times.
  • In 2001, Forbes named Madhuri among the 'Top Five Most Powerful Indian Movie stars'.
  • In 2007, on International Women's Day Madhuri Dixit topped Rediff's list of the 'Best Bollywood Actresses Ever'.
  • In March 2010, The Economic Times named Madhuri Dixit in the list of the '33 women who made India proud'.
Madhuri Dixit

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.

Madhuri quotes
"I have embraced projects which challenge me & allow me to develop my abilities"
"Art is a timeless form of self-expression that's deeply rooted in Indian culture"
"Dance is an expression of spirit & life. It is the very essence of who I am"