Madhuri Dixit, the Dhak Dhak
girl who ruled a million hearts with her infectious charm and elegant dancing,
enters a new phase in her life as she turns 45 on May 15.
The actress, who has starred
in over a 100 films, has always been appreciated for her role in every movie
whether in a lead or a side role. She has 5 Filmfare awards to her credit,
including a Best Supporting Actress Award. In 2008, the talented actress was
also honored with a Padma Shri for her contribution to Indian Cinema.
Madhuri debuted with Abodh,
but gained recognition through her portrayal of a dancer in Tezaab. She
later tasted commercial success with hits like Dil (1990), Saajan (1991), Beta (1992), Hum
Aapke Hain Koun (1994), Raja (1995), Dil To
Pagal Hai (1997), to name a few!
There was no looking back for
the diva as she continued to prove her acting prowess and
received critical acclaim with her films such as Mrityudand (1997), Pukar (2000), Lajja (2001)
and Devdas (2002).
In 1999, Madhuri married Dr
Shriram Madhav Nene at the peak of her career, and went on a hiatus to enjoy
marital bliss. After being a proud mother of two children, she made her
comeback with Yash Raj film's Aaja Nachle, in 2007. Currently, fans
are eagerly waiting for her next flick, Dedh Ishqiya.
BollyCurry wishes Madhuri Dixit a
very happy birthday and looks forward to her upcoming project.
Editors: Shareen M. & Gunai M.
Graphics: Shareen M.