1st marks a special day for Bollywood as it celebrates the birthday of
three beautiful actresses from different generations. Padmini Kohlapure
who made her presence primarily in the 1980s, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
who made her acting debut in 1997 and our latest debutante, Ileana
The yesteryear actress,
Padmini Kohlapure, who belongs to a Maharashtrian family, was born on
November 1st, 1965.
As a child, she sang in the chorus for films like Yaadon Ki Baarat
and Dushman Dost
, who then later sang in her own movies like Vidhaata
, Hum Intezaar Karenge
and Sadak Chaap
. Padmini was known for her professionalism and diligence and bagged her first Filmfare Best Actress Award for Prem Rog
her birthday with Padmini Kohlapure is Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
most beautiful woman in the world", as often cited by the media, turns
39 this year. Aishwarya started her career as a model who ultimately
went on to win the prestigious Miss India and Miss World pageant titles
in 1994. She has starred in films in various languages including Hindi,
English, Tamil, Telugu, and Bengali. Aishwarya made her debut with Mani
Ratnam's Tamil film Iruvar
but earned the public recognition in the Hindi cinema with movies such as Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam
for which she fetched Best Actress awards at Filmfare. She was also
nominated for Filmfare Best Actress Award for her last adventure Guzaarish
2010, amongst many others. After giving birth to a baby girl,
Aishwarya is enjoying motherhood and is in no hurry to make her
Joining in celebrating her birthday with the above mentioned ladies is the Barfi!
girl, Ileana D'Cruz
. Ileana started her film career with
a Telugu film in 2006, where she appeared in few blockbusters such as Pokri
, and Julayi
followed by her first Bollywood break in Barfi!
for which she has received critical appreciation. Her next project, Phata Poster Nikla Hero
is still in the pre-production stage.
On this special day, BollyCurry wishes the ladies a very happy birthday and a great year ahead!
Editor: Jenifer Y.