Rani Mukherjee Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Early Life, Career, Affairs, Personal Life and MorePosted By: Nazia Mughal | October 9, 2018
Introduction of Rani Mukherjee
Rani Mukherjee born in Mumbai, India on March 21, 1978. She attended Maneckjee Cooper High School, Juhu, Mumbai and then studied at Mithibai College. Her nationality is Indian. Her father Late Ram Mukherjee was a film director. She is the former film director and founder of Filmalaya Studios. Her mother Krishna Mukherjee is a former playback singer, and her elder brother Raja Mukherjee is a film producer and director.
Her real name is Rani Mukherjee and height is 5 feet 3 inches. The eye color of Rani Mukherjee is brown, and religion is Hinduism.
Rani Mukherjee Career and Fame
She began her career by doing a minor role in the film of her father “Bihar Phool” in 1996. Later she accepted a leading role in the drama “Raja Ke Aaye Ge Barat” on the insistence of her mother. She began a full-time career in a supporting role in the film “Kuch Kuch Hota ha” in 1998. After this initial success, she cast in the drama “Sathiya” by the Yash Raj.
By 2004, Mukherjee had established herself as leading actress of Bollywood with roles in the romantic comedy. “hum tum.” She further got success by doing the role of blind woman in drama Black in 2005 and unhappily married woman in “Kabi Alvida Na Kehna” in 2006. The semi-biographical thriller ‘no one killed Jessica” in 2011, proved her first box office hit in the four years and following it by starring successful thrillers “Talash in 2012 and Mardaani in 2014”.
Apart from acting in films, Rani is involved with the several humanitarian causes and is vocal about issues faced by the women and children. She has participated in the concert tours and stage shows and also featured as a talented judge for the 2009 reality show Dance Premier League. Though she is reluctant to discuss her personal life in public, her off-screen life is the subject of substantial media coverage in India.
Although the film “Raja Ki Aaye Gi Barat’ was a failure due to her strong role she got a special recognition. She was inspired by her cousin Kajol’s success in Bollywood and decided to pursue a full-time career in films.
Following the success of “Kuch Kuch Hota ha,” she also played the leading roles in the social media drama Mehndi in 1998.
By 2000, Rani avoided from being type-cast and decided to do challenging roles in the films.
She also remained an important part of romantic comedy Chori Chori.
Rani Mukherjee Personal Life
Despite constant media attention, Rani remains guarded about her personal life. Unlike many other celebrities, She limits her relations with others and also takes care of her interactions with media. She remained in a close relationship with actors Shah Rukh Khan and Amir Khan and filmmaker Karan Johar.
The nature of Rani’s relation with filmmaker Aditya was the topic of fervent reporting in India, for which she refused to talk in front of media. On April 21, 2014, she got married to Aditya Chopra at a private ceremony in Italy. On Dec 9, 2015, her daughter took the first breath, named Adira.
Facts About Rani Mukherjee
Rani likes to do smoking, along with drinking alcohol. She is ta rained Odissi dancer. Before signing to Bollywood films, she got training at Roshan Taneja’s acting institute. She is a private person and hardly interacts with media, unlike other celebrities.
Rani Mukherjee has known as one of the most accomplished actresses of the Bollywood by the critics. She does not like being monotonous in films, and so she tries unique drastic roles.
Rani did a cameo role when she was 14 years old, in her father’s Bengali film Biyar Phool in 1992. She got the major part of her fame by the film “Kuch Kuch Hota ha” which released in 1998.
Rani Mukherjee offered the lead role in Hollywood film “the namesake” in 2006. However, she turned down the offer as the dates clashed with the Bollywood movie “Kabi Alvida Na Kehna’ in the same year.
She changed the spelling of her surname from Mukherjee to Mukerji in her passport and hence opted not to change.
Rani is the first actress in Bollywood to win two awards at the same time that are “Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress” awards in the single year 2005 at the Filmfare.
She belongs to the filmy background because her father was a film director while her mother is a playback singer. Her brother is director of the films.
Debashree Mukherjee who is an award-winning national actress is her maternal aunt. Her cousins are Kajol, Tanisha, and Mohnish Behl.
In March 2004, Rani visited Indian Army Unit with the jawan troops for the NDTV reality show”Jai Jawan” a decade later in August 2014, she revisited the jawans at Baramulla. In Feb 2005, she along with other actors participated in the 2005 HELP.