[tps_footer]The beautiful, suave and one of the finest actresses of Bollywood Juhi Chawla turns 47 today. And as many say “Age Is Just A Number” yes, it is, as the actress still looks as effervescent as ever. The actress tasted resonant success with her Kannada film Prema Loka in 1987, which she did after her debut Bollywood film Sultanat, released in the year 1986 bombed at the box office. But that did not stop her and she just went on with confidence; as the years passed by her immense acting potential and vivacious screen presence made her Bollywood’s acclaimed actress.
Born on November 13, 1967, in Ambala, Haryana, in an army family, Juhi Chawla holds a strong academic of specialization in HR and had great interest in classical dancing and learnt Kathak for three years. Before becoming an actress, she won hearts of many by winning Miss India title in the year 1984 and represented India at Miss Universe pageant where she won Best Costume Award the same year.
She is one of the actresses who ruled Bollywood in the late 80’s and early 90s. With films like Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak, Bol Radha Bol, Aaina, Hum Hain Rahi Pyaar Ke, Darr, she rose to fame and won filmfare award for best actress twice and was nominated for the same seven times. In 2000, she appeared mostly in independent and art cinema that includes movies like 3 Deewarein, 7½ Phere and My Brother Nikhil. And was praised by critics for her absolute art of acting. Her villainous and mean avatar in Gulab Gang stunned audiences and critics. Juhi Chawla has been the favorite of critics; critics could not resist writing about her stellar performances.
Her on-screen chemistry with Aamir Khan and Shah Rukh Khan was often cited as most successful by the media and appreciated by the audience. It is often said in Bollywood that a heroine’s career is incomplete if she has not been a “Yash Chopra” heroine, well; Juhi Chawla was one of those lucky heroines who got directed by Bollywood’s only director who redefined the beauty of heroines and romance.
Juhi Chawla sets for a perfect example of “Beauty with Brains” the lady has successfully managed her acting carrier and has also ventured into production and with her industrialist husband Jay Mehta is the co-owner of the Indian Premier League team Kolkata Knight Riders in partnership with Shah Rukh Khan.