Soni Razdan

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Soni Razdan
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Soni Razdan at the premiere of Well Done Abba
Born (1956-10-25) 25 October 1956 (age 58)[1]
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Occupation Actress and film director
Spouse(s) Mahesh Bhatt (1986–present)
Children Alia Bhatt & Shaheen Bhatt

Soni Razdan is a British-born Indian actress and film director.[2]

Early life[edit]

Razdan was born in Birmingham, UK, to Gertrude Hoelzer, a German, and N. Razdan, a Hindu Kashmiri Pandit.[3][4][5][6]


Razdan started her career in English theatre with John Fowler's The Collector and Hindi stage career with Satyadev Dubey's adaptation of Satre's No Exit and Bund Darvaze.

She appeared as Sulochana in the hit Doordarshan TV series Buniyaad. She also acted in Indian TV serials Saahil, Gaatha and has been a regular on Indian television.[7] In 2002, she turned to direction with Aur Phir Ek Din on Star Plus, a take-off on the Michelle Pfeiffer-George Clooney starrer One Fine Day.[7]

She has acted in numerous Bollywood movies.

Personal life[edit]

Razdan married film director Mahesh Bhatt in April 1986. She is the mother of actress Alia Bhatt (born 15 March 1993) & Shaheen Bhatt (born 28 November 1988) and step mother of Pooja Bhatt & Rahul Bhatt.[8][not in citation given]






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