Rekha, one of the most beautiful Bollywood actresses we have ever seen, has turned a year older.
The actor, who is famous for defining “Bollywood heroes” through his exciting and magical performances, often makes us feel familiar with his charm.
Bhanurekha Ganesan (born October 10, 1954), popularly known as Rekha, is an Indian actress who has appeared in Hindi films. Recognized as one of the best actors in Indian cinema, he has acted in more than 180 films and received many accolades, including the National Film Award and three Filmfare Awards. She often plays strong and complex female characters – from fiction to literature – in mainstream and personal films. Although her career continued to suffer from occasional setbacks, Rekha earned a reputation for picking herself up many times, and was recognized for her ability to maintain her status quo. In 2010, the Government of India awarded him the Padma Shri, India’s fourth highest honour.
The daughter of actors Pushpavalli and Gemini Ganesan, Rekha started her career as a child actress in the Telugu film Inti Guttu (1958) with Rangula Ratnam. (1966). His film debut as a lead came in the Kannada film Operation Jackpot Nalli CID 999 (1969). Her Hindi debut in Sawan Bhadon (1970) made her a rising star, but despite the success of many of her earlier films, she was often criticized in the press for her appearance and weight. Moved by the criticism, he started working on his appearance and tried hard to improve his mannerisms and mastery of the Hindi language, which led to a dramatic change.
An early recognition in 1978 for his performances in Ghar and Muqaddar Ka Sikandar was the beginning of the most successful period of his career, and he was one of the leading stars of Hindi cinema for much of the 1980s and into the early 1990s. with the film Khubsoorat (1980), Rekha won her first Filmfare Award for Best Actress. She followed him in the roles of Baseraa (1981), Ek Hi Bhool (1981), Jeevan Dhaara (1982) and Agar Tum Na Hote (1983). Although he was a master of popular Hindi cinema, during this period he started in parallel cinema, a movement of new theater films. These films include films like Kalyug (1981), Vijeta (1982), and Utsav (1984), and her old-school performance in Umrao Jaan (1981) won her the National Film Award for Best Actress. After a brief hiatus in the mid-1980s, she was among the leading actors in a new series of female revenge films, starting with Khon Bhari Maang (1988), for which she won the second Best Actress in Filmfare. developing significantly over the following decades. Her work in the early 1990s is often met with mixed reviews. In 1996, he played against genre as an underworld gift in the thriller film Khiladiyon Ka Khiladi (1996), for which he won his third Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor. and appeared in Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love (1996) and Aastha: In the Prison of Spring (1997) to critical acclaim but some public scrutiny. In the 2000s, she gained acclaim for her supporting role in the 2001 films Zubeidaa and Lajja, and began playing mother roles, among them her role in the sci-fi Koi… Mil Gaya (2003) and its superhero sequel Krrish (2006), both commercial successes.
The latter has been his highest-grossing release. Apart from acting, Rekha has been a member of the Rajya Sabha since 2012. His personal life and public image are the subject of frequent media interest and discussion. From the 1970s, her association with Amitabh Bachchan in several successful films was accompanied by a constant speculation of romance between the two, culminating in their film Silsila (1981), which was which shows predictive media.
Rekha appeared as a child actress in the Telugu film Rangula Ratnam (1966). Rekha made her heroine debut in the popular Kannada film Goadalli CID 999 directed by Dr Rajkumar in 1969. In the same year, she acted in her first Hindi film, Anjana Safar (which was later renamed Do Shikari). She had two films released in 1970: the Telugu film Amma Kosam and the Hindi film Sawan Bhadon, which is considered to be her first Bollywood film. She had to learn Hindi, as Tamil was spoken. Sawan Bhadon became famous and his role was reserved for a beautiful girl. She appeared in several commercially successful films at the time, including Kahani Kismat Ki, Raampur Ka Lakshman and Pran Jaaye From Vachan Na Jaaye, but was not eyed for acting talent. Her first serious acting role came in 1976 when she played an ambitious woman in Do Anjaane, starring Amitabh Bachchan. The film became a hit and a critical success, and he was widely recognized for his performance.
However, his biggest breakthrough came in 1978, when he played the role of a rapist in the film Ghar, alongside Vinod Mehra. The film is considered to be his first significant film, as he received critical acclaim for his performance and received his first Best Actor nomination at the Filmfare Awards. In the same year, he rose to fame in Muqaddar Ka Sikander, in which he worked again with Amitabh Bachchan. The film was the biggest hit of the year, and one of the biggest hits of the decade, and Rekha was described as one of the most successful actresses in at the time. The film received critical acclaim, and Rekha’s performance as the villain earned her a Filmfare Best Supporting Actress nomination.
After her success with Muqaddar Ka Sikandar, Rekha went on to star in several films with Bachchan, most of which were horror films. He is not only successful on the screen, but a good relationship, which is reported on social media, and criticized a lot, since She is a married man. This relationship came to an end and ended in 1981, when they acted in Yash Chopra’s film Silsila. In 1981, She acted in the Urdu film Umrao Jaan. Her portrayal of a sensitive respecter is considered one of her best works and she won the National Film Award for Best Actress for it. Generally, he plays a character with a heart of gold in most of his films; Muqaddar Ka Sikandar and Umrao Jaan followed him with several films that featured him in similar roles.
Apart from similar cinema, Rekha also plays other roles that are more intense, even erotic; he was among the first actors to play lead roles in heroin-oriented films, delivering films such as Khubsoorat, Khon Bhari Maang, and Mujhe Insaaf Chahiye. He won Filmfare trophies for his work in Khubsoorat (1980) and Khon Bhari Maang (1988). Foreign films, Kama Sutra: A love story and commercial success Khiladiyon Ka Khiladi (1996) are some of his most popular films of the decade. The first one, directed by Mira Nair, was known for its controversial subject matter (many thought that watching it would harm her career), as Rekha played a Kama Sutra teacher in the film. On the other hand, the latter was a big hit and won several awards including Filmfare Best Supporting Actress and Star Screen Award for Best Villain for her debut role as a female villain. In recent years, she has appeared in a few films, mostly as a widow rather than a beauty queen.
In 2001, She starred as Ramdulari in Rajkumar Santoshi’s Lajja, with a cast that included Manisha Koirala, Madhuri Dixit and Anil Kapoor. In 2003, she played Hrithik Roshan’s mother in Koi by Rakesh Roshan… Mil Gaya, the show that won him the Bollywood Film Award – Best Supporting Actor. The movie was the biggest hit of the year. In 2006, we see him in the sequel of Koi … Mil Gaya, Krrish, one of the most successful films of the year.