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Name: Madhuri Dixit (Madhuri Dixit Nene)
Birthday: 15th May, 1967
Marital Status: Married to Dr. Shriram Madhav Nene, has 2 sons Arin and Raayan.
Awards: Awarded the Padma Shri, India’s fourth-highest civilian award, 1 IIFA Best Actress Award, 4 Filmfare Best Actress Awards, 1 Filmfare Best Supporting Actress Award, Filmfare Special Award for completing 25 years in the Indian Film Industry.
Trivia: Madhuri Dixit was awarded the National Citizen’s Award in 2001. This award recognizes excellence in various activities affecting national life.
Biography: She is the Ek-Do-Teen girl and Dhak-Dhak diva who has allured our hearts with her stellar performance in numerous successful films. After 25 years and with two kids Madhuri Dixit still captivates the audience every time she is in front of a camera.
Though she made her debut with Abodh (1984), it was Tezaab (1988) that made her a star, in the true sense. She then starred in Ram Lakhan (1989), Parinda (1989), Kishen Kanhaiya (1990) and Prahaar (1991). She won her first Filmfare Award for Best Actress for her performance in Dil (1990). She went on to star in Saajan (1991), Beta (1992), Khalnayak (1993), Hum Aapke Hain Koun..! (1994), Raja (1995) and Dil Toh Pagal Hai (1997). All these films were highly successful at the box-office, with Beta, Hum Aapke Hai Kaun and Dil Toh Pagal Hai winning her the Filmfare Awards for Best Actress. She delivered an amazing performance in Prakash Jha’s Mrityudand (1997) and with her portrayal of the courtesan Chandramukhi in Devdas (2002).
After a long sabbatical, she returned back with Aaja Nachle (2007) and received accolades for her performance in the film although the film didn’t do so well at the box-office.
She has also made her appearances in television shows like Nach Baliye and Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa.
In 2011, Madhuri shifted back from the US to Mumbai along with her family.