|Born||October 15, 1957|
Bharati Achrekar is a veteran and renowned Marathi and Hindi theatre, film and television actress who has also performed many memorable television and film roles. She has done Bollywood films in 1980s, and was famous as Mrs. Wagle from the popular Doordarshan show in 1980s, Wagle ki Duniya.
She played the role of Sumit's mother in the Indian hit comedy Sumit Sambhal Lega in 2015.
She was doing a television adaptation, Sumit Sambhal Lega as Dolly (Sumit's mother) on Star Plus. She is the daughter of renowned singer Manik Varma. Her sisters are the versatile Marathi actress Vandana Gupte and singer Rani Varma. She was a part of project done by Ashok Hande on Manik Varma named "Manik Moti" with support by Rani Varma and Vandana Gupte after Manik Varma's death.
- Apne Paraye (1980) Hindi
- Brij Bhoomi (1982) Braj Bhasha
- Sanjog (1985) Hindi
- Sur Sangam (1985) Hindi
- Chameli ki Shaadi (1986) Hindi
- Eshwar (1989) Hindi
- Beta (1992) Hindi
- Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani (2000) Hindi
- Zindagi Khoobsoorat Hai (2002) Hindi
- Divasen Divas (2006) Marathi
- Flavors (2003) English
- Saatchya Aat Gharat (2004) Marathi
- Ugly Aur Pagli (2008) Hindi
- Valu (2008) Marathi
- Aage se Right (2009) Hindi
- Ardhangi Marathi
- Desi Boyz (2011) Hindi
- Rascals (2011) Hindi
- Fatso! (2012) Hindi
- Chashme Baddoor (2013) Hindi
- The Lunchbox (2013) Hindi
- FU: Friendship Unlimited (2017) Marathi
- Kachchi Dhoop Hindi
- Shrimati Sharma Na Kehti Thi Hindi
- Kya Hoga Nimmo Ka Hindi
- Wagle Ki Duniya Hindi
- Lapataganj - as Saas of Mukundi lal
- Chidiya Ghar - as Billoo Bua
- Sumit Sambhal Lega - as Dolly (Sumit's mother)
- Main Kab Saas Banoongi
- Siya Ke Ram
- "Bharti Achrekar". Retrieved August 31, 2017.
- "Bharti Achrekar makes a comeback - Times of India". Retrieved 2016-06-26.