Rani Mukherjee was born on 21st March 1973 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. She is an Indian Film Actress who mainly works in Bollywood industry. She established herself among the top highest paid actresses in the industry. She is one of the beautiful actresses in the Bollywood industry. She has also worked in TV shows.
Early Life of Rani Mukherjee
She belongs from a Bengali family. Her father name is Ram Mukherjee who is a retired director and founders of a Filmalaya Studio and her mother name is Krishna Mukherjee who was a playback singer. Her brother name is Ram Mukherjee who is a Film Producer and Director. She attended Maneckji Cooper High School in Juhu, Mumbai. She entered into Mithibai College in Mumbai for her further studies. She is a trained Odissi dancer and learned the dance when she was in the tenth grade of her schooling. Kajol is her cousin and one of the popular actors in the industry. Her cousin Ayan Mukherjee has written some great movies and one of them was Wake Up Sid which was the finest movie in the Bollywood until now. She has said several times that she never wanted to be an actor and she entered into Bollywood because her family insisted her.
Career of Rani Mukherjee
She acted in her father’s Bengali movie Phool in 1992. Her role was short in the movie. She made her acting debut in the year 1997 from the movie Raja Ki Aayegi Baraat. The movie was failed at the Box Office nonetheless she received Special Jury Award at Star Screen Awards. Her one of the success was Kuch Kuch Hota Hai in 1998 with Shahrukh Khan. This movie made her popular in the industry and amongst the heart of Fans. In the same year, she was seen in the Ghulam with Aamir Khan and it was a huge hit at the Box Office. In the year 2001, she worked in Abbas Mastan movie Chori Chori Chupke Chupke with Salman Khan and Preity Zinta. In the year 2002, she was seen in the movie Mujhse Dosti Karoge and Saathiya, both the movies received mixed reviews and her performance was appreciated by the fans and critics. She was seen in Chalte Chalte with Shahrukh Khan, this movie won her so many awards because of her incredible performance in the movie.
In the year 2004, she acted in the movie Yuva and in the same year she worked in Hum Tum with Saif Ali Khan both the movies got a mixed response from the critics. In 2005 she did movies with different characters including Black, Bunty Aur Babli, The Rising and Paheli. In the year 2006 she was seen in Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna the film couldn’t do well at the Box Office but her acting was appreciated in the movie and then her next release was Babul in the same year. In 2007 she did a couple of good movies including Ta Ta Rum Pum and Laga Chunari Me Daag. She was seen in Thoda Pyar Thoda Magic which was failed at the Box Office then in the year 2009 she acted in Dil Bode Hadippa, the movie failed to impress the audience. She was last seen in the movie No one Killed Jessica in 2011.
Achievements of Rani Mukherjee
- She won the Best Actress Award for Black in the year 2006 at Filmfare Awards.
- She won the Best Actress in a Leading Role for Hum Tum in the year 2005 at Filmfare Awards.
- She won the Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Veer Jaara in the year 2005 at Filmfare Awards.
- She won the Best Actress Critics Award for Saathiya in the year 2003 at Filmfare Awards.