Ashwini Bhave

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Ashwini Bhave
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Ashwini Bhave in 2009
Born (1972-05-07) 7 May 1972 (age 43)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Residence San Francisco, California, USA
Other names Ashvini Bhave
Occupation Actress, model
Spouse(s) Kishore Bopardikar

Ashwini Bhave (also spelled Ashvini Bhave, born 7 May 1972) is a Indian model and actress known for her work in both Hindi and Marathi films and television serials. Born and raised in India, she now lives in San Francisco, California. [1]

Career[edit]

Bhave was first noticed on television in a Hindi Sci-Fi serial Antariksh. She later portrayed the lead heroine in Marathi films such as Dhadakebaaz, Ashi Hi Banwa Banwi and Kalat Nakalat opposite top Marathi movie stars like Laxmikant Berde, Ashok Saraf, Sachin and Vikram Gokhale.

Her career spans over 40 films with several critically acclaimed performances in films such as Kalat Nakalat, Ahuti, Ashi Hi Banawa Banvi, Bhairavi, Purush, and the film, Heena by R.K. Productions.[2][3] Subsequently she starred in other Hindi movies such as Meera Ka Mohan, Honeymoon, Sainik and Bandhan. Bhave again switched over to television and Marathi movies. In 1993, she performed in the Kannada film Vishnu-Vijaya directed by Keshu starring South Indian Super Star Dr.Vishnuvardhan, Akshay Kumar(her co-star in Sainik), Ashutosh Rana and others.[4][5] In 1997 she acted in V. Manohar's directorial Kannada film Rangenahalliyage Rangada Rangegowda starring another Kannada's legendary star, Ex-MP and the present Karnataka State's Housing Minister Dr.Ambareesh and Super Star Ramesh Aravind.

Bhave also played the lead role in a famous Marathi stage play Lagnachi Bedi (The Handcuffs of Marriage). In 1993, she played the character of a mother to Saif Ali Khan in the Yash Chopra movie Parampara. She later acted in a television mega-serial Yugpurush.

Personal life[edit]

Ashwini is married to software engineer, Kishore Bopardikar and settled in San Francisco.[6] In 2007, she made a come back as a producer and lead actress in a Marathi movie named Kadachit. The movie played in Maharashtra. Kadachit was also shown in United States Of America.

Filmography[edit]

Hindi films[edit]

Year Film Role
1991 Henna Chandani Kaul
1992 Meera Ka Mohan Meera
1993 Sainik Alka
1993 Parampara Rajeshwari
1993 Kayda Kanoon Shehnaz Lucknowi / Maria D'Souza
1993 Ashaant Anita
1994 Cheetahh
1994 Zakhmi Dil Anitha
1994 Ekka Raja Rani Asha
1996 Jurmana Kiran Saxena
1996 Bhairavi Ragini Sridhar
1997 Judge Mujrim
1998 Yugpurush Dipti
1998 Bandhan Pooja

Marathi films[edit]

Year Film Role
1997 Sarkarnama Journalist Vaijayanti Patil
1989 Ashi Hi Banwa Banwi Madhuri
1989 Kalat Nakalat
1994 Vazir
Aahuti
Halad Rusli Kunku Hasle
Ek Ratra Mantarleli
Halad Rusli Kunku Hasla
2007 Kadachit
2013 Aajcha Divas Majha

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