Mumbai : Bollywood’s well-known actress Vidya Balan turns 42 today.
Born on January 1, 1979, Vidya Balan used to dream of becoming an actress since childhood. In the year 1995, Vidya Balan got the opportunity to work in the serial Hum Paan, aired on GTV. Vidya Balan started her career in films with the Bengali film Bhalo Theko released in 2003. Vidya started her career in Bollywood with Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s film Parineeta released in 2005. She was given the Filmfare Award for Best Debut Actress for her strong performance in the film. Sanjay Dutt opposite Vidya Balan in the film. The film proved to be a superhit at the ticket window.
In the year 2006, Vidya Balan again got an opportunity to work with Sanjay Dutt in Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s film Lage Raho Munna Bhai. In the year 2007, Vidya Balan got an opportunity to work in Mani Ratnam’s film Guru. Vidya’s role in the film was small but she won the hearts of the audience. It was followed by superhit films like Vidya Balan’s Hey Baby and Bhul Bhulaiyaa. Vidya Balul was also nominated for the Filmfare Best Actress Award for Bhulaiyaa. Vidya Balan played Amitabh Bachchan’s mother in the 2009 film Paa. She received the Filmfare Award for Best Actress for this film.
In the year 2010, the film Ishqiya is considered one of the important films of Vidya Balan’s career.In this film, the new look of Vidya Balan’s acting was seen by the audience. She was awarded the Filmfare Best Actress Critics Award for her strong performance in the film. Was done. The film ‘The Dirty Picture’ released in 2011 proved to be the most successful film of Vidya Balan’s career. Under the banner of Ekta Kapoor, in this film, Vidya Balan brought the character of South Indian actress Silk Smita alive on the silver screen. The film was awarded the National Award for Best Actress and the Filmfare Award for her strong performance in the film.
The film Kahaani, which was released in the year 2012, also proved to be a milestone for Vidya Balan’s career. Through this film, Vidya Balan showed that her film acting can be made a super hit without resorting to glamor. Vidya was also given the Filmfare Award for Best Actress. This year, Vidya married UTV CEO Siddharth Roy Kapoor. In 2014, Vidya Balan was awarded the Padma Shri award. Vidya has since acted in films such as Shaadi’s side effects, Bobby Jasoos, Teen Kahani 2, Begum Jaan, Tumari Sulu, Mission Mangal and Shakuntala Devi. Vidya is currently working in the film Lioness.