Farida Jalal: News

Born on May 18, 1950, Farida Jalal is an Indian actress who has worked in over 200 Bollywood movies. She made her debut in the Indian film industry in 1965 after winning the United Film Producers Talent Hunt, which was sponsored by Filmfare. She began her acting career with the movie ‘Taqdeer’ in 1967. Some of her critically lauded and commercially successful movies include ‘Loafer’ (1973), ‘Laadla’ (1994), ‘Krantiveer’ (1994), ‘Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge' (1995), ‘Raja Hindustani’ (1996), ‘Judaai’ (1996), ‘Dil To Pagal Hai’ (1997), ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’ (1998), ‘Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai…’ (1999), ‘Chori Chori Chupke Chupke’ (2001), ‘Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham…’ (2001), and ‘Student of the Year’ (2011). She has also appeared in over 10 Television shows including the hit show ‘Shararat- Thoda Jaadu Thodi Nazaakat’ (2003-2006). She is the recipient of four Filmfare Awards and two Bengal Film Journalists Association Awards. She was married to actor Tabrez Barmavar, who passed away in 2003.

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04 Feb 2019

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