Sulochana Latkar

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Sulochana
Sulochana Devi at the Dada Saheb Phalke Academy Awards, 2010.jpg
Born Sulochana Latkar
(1928-07-30) 30 July 1928 (age 86)
Maharashtra, British India
Occupation actress
Years active 1946–1988
Awards Chitra Bhushan, Maharashtra Bhushan

Sulochana Latkar (born 30 July 1928),at Khadaklat village of Chikodi taluk and Belgaum District in karnataka. Mostly known by her screen name Sulochana, is a well-known actress of Marathi and Hindi cinema, who is most known for her performances in 250 Marathi films, like Vahinichya Bangdya, Meeth Bhakar and Dhakti Jau,[1] in Hindi cinema, she epitomized 'mother' roles, as did Nirupa Roy in the 1970s and the early 1980s.[2]

In 2003, she was awarded the Chitrabhushan Award instituted by the Akhil Bharatiya Marathi Chitrapat Mahamandal, on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Baburao Painter, one of the founders of the modern Marathi cinema.[1]

In 2009, she was awarded the Maharashtra Bhushan Award by the Government of Maharashtra.[3]

She now stays at Prabha Devi, Mumbai.[4]

Selected filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Language
1957 Ab Dilli Dur Nahin Bela Hindi
1959 Sangte Aika Sakharam's wife Marathi
1959 Dil Deke Dekho Jamuna Hindi
1961 Sampoorna Ramayana Kaikeyi Hindi
1963 Bandini Hindi
1964 Maratha Tituka Melvava Jijabai Marathi
1965 Sadhi Manse Marathi
1966 Devar Shakuntala M. Singh Hindi
1968 Sunghursh Shankar's wife Hindi
1968 Saraswatichandra Kumud's mother Hindi
1968 Aadmi Shekhar's mother Hindi
1970 Kati Patang Mrs. Dinanath Hindi
1970 Johny Mera Naam Sohan and Mohan's mother Hindi
1970 Main Sunder Hoon Sunder's mother Hindi
1972 Dil Daulat Duniya Guest Appearnce Hindi
1978 Muqaddar Ka Sikandar Vishal's mother Hindi
1984 Sasu varchadh Jawai Ashok Saraf's mother Marathi
1986 Kala Dhanda Goray Log Hindi

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Sulochana wins top cine award". Times of India. 4 June 2003. Retrieved 18 September 2012. 
  2. ^ "Changing face of Bollywood screen mothers". 
  3. ^ Nitsure-Joshi, Manisha (30 Nov 2009). "हा तर माझ्या घरचा आहेर!". Mumbai: Maharashtra Times. Retrieved 18 September 2012. 
  4. ^ "Actress Sulochana’s 72nd birthday". 11 Aug 2000. 

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