new Delhi : Actress Vidya Balan, who made her Bollywood debut with films like Parineeta, Kahani, Dirty Picture, Kahaani-2, is celebrating her 42nd birthday on Friday. While the entire country and the world is immersed in the New Year celebrations on 1 January 2021, Vidya will celebrate her birthday along with the New Year. Vidya Balan was born in a Tamil family in Chembur, Mumbai, Vidya’s father P.R. Balan is the executive vice president of Digicable. Please tell that in their home both Malayalam and Tamil are spoken, and the special thing is that Vidya speaks good Hindi.
Inspired by Madhuri Dixit and Shabana Azmi, Vidya made up her mind to work in Bollywood at an early age. Vidya started her career at the age of 16 with Ekta Kapoor’s TV serial Hum Paanch but Vidya wanted to make her career in films. His parents supported his decision, but at the same time kept the condition of completing his studies. It was not easy for Vidya to pursue a career in films. Even after several attempts in Malayalam and Tamil films, she failed, Vidya got recognition from the Bengali film Bhalo Theko. In this film, Vadya played the character of Anandi. For which she also won the Anandlok Award for Best Actress. Let us tell you that Vidya Balan has made her debut in Bollywood with the film Parineeta. After which he did many hits in Bollywood like ‘Lage Raho Munna Bhai’, ‘Guru Aur Salaam-e-Ishq’, but he faced criticism. But the 2007 film Bhool Bhulaiya proved to be a milestone for his career. In this film, she played the role of lead actress. It was a very challenging character. After this, Vidya also received the Best Actress Filmfare Award for her performance in the 2009 film Paa and Vishal Bhardwaj’s Ishqiya.
After which the doors of his success opened. After this, she received the National Award for Best Actress for the 2011 film The Dirty Picture. Please tell that Vidya had said in an interview, ‘It was a bit difficult for me to get cast in the role of Silk Smita in Dirty Picture. We both had a completely different personality, but the character of Silk introduced me to a new aspect in me. While playing it, I was able to get out of my inner hesitation and fear. At the same time, in the Sujoy Ghosh film Kahani, which came in the year 2012, Vidya Balan played the character of a pregnant woman who was praised everywhere.