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Published on Oct 17, 2011
Hema Malini (born 16 October 1948), is one of the successfull actress of Bollywood cinema. Hema is also a director and producer, as well as a Bharatanatyam dancer-choreographer. Making her acting debut in Sapno Ka Saudagar (1968), she went on to appear in numerous Bollywood films, most notably those with actor Dharmendra, whom she married later. She was initially promoted as "Dream Girl", and in 1977 starred in a film of the same name. During this period, she established herself as one of Hindi cinema's leading actresses, noted for both her comic and dramatic roles, her beauty, and her accomplished classical dancing.
Hema Malini has appeared in over 150 films in a career span of 40 years and she has starred in a large number of successful films. During her career, she has been nominated 11 times for the Filmfare Award for Best Actress, of which she won once in 1972. In 2000, she was presented with the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award.
Hema Malini is a trained Bharatanatyam artist, a classical dance of India. Malini had a natural ability of performing Odissi. Her refulgent smile eased her portrayal of a wide range of characters ranging from the fiery Narasimha to a graceful Lord SriRama on Ramcharitmanas.