Madhuri Dixit the gorgeous Indian actress who is known for her fabulous work in Indian Film Industry. She sizzled her way into the hearts of Bollywood movie fans, through the song “ek, do, teen…” by movie “Tezaab”. She came into the lime light by movie “Tezaab” in 1998 and after that she never looked back. She rapidly ate away all the competition and slowly and steadily became “Queen of Indian Cinema”. Madhuri is a legendry actress acclaimed as one of the best actress of Bollywood. Coupled with her beauty she is also a highly accomplished dancer. Critics praised Madhuri for her acting and dancing skills.
The beautiful Madhuri was born on 15th May 1967 in Mumbai in a Maharashtrian family to late Shankar Dixit and Snehlata Dixit. Her nickname is Bubbly. Her height is 5 Feet and 4 Inch. On 17th October 1999 Madhuri broke millions of hearts by tying the knot with Dr. Shriram Madhav Nene, a reputed Cardiovascular NRI surgeon and after that she relocated to Denver, US. Madhuri is now mother of 2 boys named Arin Nene and Raayan Nene. After doing Devdas, in 2002 she left film industry to raise her kids and made a comeback with musical film ‘Aaja Nachle’ in 2007, after that she acted in ‘Dedh Ishqiya’ and ‘Gulaab Gang’. In addition to films she was a part of dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa as a talent judge for four seasons.
In 1984, she starts her career with movie Abodh. She had done lead role as an actress in many blockbusters movies like Tezaab, Ram Lakhan, Dil, Saajan, Beta, Hum Aapke Hain Kaun, Dil to Pagal Hai, Devdas and many more. She acted in more than 60 movies. She is the only actress in Bollywood who have been nominated 14 times for Filmfare Award for Best Actress and won 4 awards in the Best Actress category and 1 in the Best Supporting Actress Category.
In 2008, she was awarded the Padam Shri, India’s fourth highest civilian award by Government of India. Madhuri Dixit is the 6th Bollywood celebrity who has her wax statue at Madame Tussauds, London.
She is the all-time favourite of all age groups. The famous painter M.F. Hussain fallen head over hills in love with Madhuri. He saw her movie hum Aapke Hain Kaun 67 times and called her the most beautiful woman on the earth. He made a film Gaja Gamini as a tribute to Madhuri.
She believes if someone has been bad to you, be good with them and the person is going to feel the guilty. She is not only a celebrity but also a good human being. She is also known for her social works. She is engaged in welfare of cancer affected children, orphanage and many other social activities. In 2001, she won INR 5,000,000 on the TV show Kaun Banega Crorepati and donated this amount for the welfare of victims of earthquake in Gujarat and to an orphanage in Pune.
In 2009 Madhuri was a part of NDTV Greenathon, India’s first ever nationwide campaign to save environment and creating awareness about environment. NDTV organised a 24 Hour live Telethon, a fund raising activity to donate money to support TERI’s initiative ‘Lighting a Billion Lives’ to provide solar power to villages without electricity and Madhuri was also the part of this great social cause. She performed her hit numbers on the live show. She is also a goodwill ambassador for ‘Emeralds for Elephants’ a charity project for conservation of Asian elephants and other endangered species.
In 2014 Madhuri was appointed the UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador in India. She is brand ambassador of ‘Beti Bachao – Beti Padhao’, Sukanya Samridi Yojona, ‘MAA- Mother’s Absolute Affection’ a nationwide programme to promote breast feeding and Madhya Pradesh health scheme ‘Mamta Abhiyan’ for mother and child welfare.
Madhuri Dixit Net Worth 2017: $600 Million
Madhuri was good in studies since childhood. She wants to be a Micro-biologist or Pathologist. She did her schooling from Divine Child High School, Mumbai and graduation in Microbiology from Parle College, Mumbai University. Madhuri is also a trained professional Kathak dancer.
Madhuri Dixit Net Worth
Madhuri has an estimated net worth of $35.4 US dollars as of 2017. She charge INR 4 Crore per movie and 25 Crore per season for talent show ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa’. Madhuri endorse many brands like Olay, Oral B, Maggie, Dabur Chyawanprash, Eureka Forbes, Intex Technology, etc. from which she gets millions of Rupees. Eureka Forbes roped in Madhuri Dixit Nene and Dr. Shriram Nene for 5 years as goodwill ambassadors of its water purifier brand Aquaguard for Rs.100 Crore.
Madhuri owns several luxurious apartments and commercial properties in Mumbai and US. Recently she bought a mega property in Florida, US. This mega property is a mall in downtown Miami. Because of her busy schedule she does not have any plan to run it herself; it is only for investment purpose.
She has a luxurious fleet of cars, which comprises of Audi, Rolls Royce and Skoda Rapid.
Madhuri always love to dance. At the age of 3 she started to practise Kathak dance and later become a trained professional Kathak dancer. Her passion for dance has motivated her to open an online dance academy in 2013 named “Dance with Madhuri”, where her fans can learn dance from her anytime anywhere. Acting is her first love and dance is her passion. Dance makes her happy and she wants to share this happiness. After launching her own tutorial website, Madhuri launched mobile app for ‘Dance with Madhuri.
Madhuri Dixit’s upcoming movies are Hindi remake of Malayalam comic caper ‘Salt N Pepper’ in this movie her co-star will be Nana Patekar and ‘Shiddat’ an Indian drama film in this film she will be in a supporting role. She will also be seen in Yash Raj Film’s next movie. Intex Technology roped in Madhuri as a brand ambassador for its consumer durable products.
Dancing queen Madhuri celebrated her 17th wedding anniversary with Dr. Shriram Nane on 17th October 2016. She is living a happily married life with work life balance. Still she doesn’t lose the charm and in the list of top actress. Madhuri Dixit Nene a timeless beauty, a superb dancer and a flawless actress who has played almost every kind of characters. She has proven herself as the most successful actress in Indian Film Industry. Madhuri always rule the heart of Indian movie lovers.