Madhuri Bhattacharya

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Madhuri Bhattacharya
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Madhuri Bhattacharya in 2010
Born Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Occupation Model, actress

Madhuri Bhattacharya is an Indian actress and former model, who has appeared in Kannada and Bollywood films.

Early life[edit]

Born in Bangalore in a Bengali family, Bhattacharya studied at the Army Public School and later went to Mount Carmel College to study psychology and Ramaiah College to study law.[1] She lived in R.T. Nagar, Bangalore with her parents, before moving to Mumbai to pursue modelling.[2] She won several beauty contests including the Miss Bangalore title before embarking on her film career.[3]

Career[edit]

Bhattacharya started her film career by appearing in the Kannada films Khushi and Bisi Bisi. She also modelled for two videos of Sonu Nigam from his album Neene Bari Neene.[4] She acted in Sahara One's television series Kuchh Love Kuchh Masti which was the Indian adaptation of the popular series Sex and the City.[5][6] In 2009, she appeared in two Bollywood films, Bachelor Party and 3 Nights 4 Days.[7] Her first full fledge role came in the 2010 comedy, Prem Kaa Game alongside Arbaaz Khan.[8] In 2011, she featured in the popular item song "Tinku Jiya" alongside Dharmendra and Bobby Deol in the film Yamla Pagla Deewana.[9] She has completed her third Kannada film Prasad, in which she plays the mother of a deaf-mute eight-year-old boy.[10]

Filmography[edit]

Year Film Role Language Notes
2003 Khushi Kannada
2004 Bisi Bisi Kannada
2009 Bachelor Party Pooja Hindi
3 Nights 4 Days Zoha Hindi
2010 Prem Kaa Game Twinkle Chopra Hindi
2011 Yamla Pagla Deewana Item song "Tinku Jiya" Hindi
2011 Hero Hitler in Love Item Song "Shabab" Punjabi
2012 Prasad Malathi Kannada

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Biography of Madhuri Bhattacharya". Gomolo.in. 25 March 2010. Retrieved 17 March 2011. 
  2. ^ Shilpa Sebastian R. (19 March 2010). "Game on". The Hindu. Chennai, India. Retrieved 15 March 2011. 
  3. ^ "Madhuri is ready to play!". The Times of India. 24 January 2010. Retrieved 17 March 2011. 
  4. ^ "Arbaaz is a dear friend: Madhuri". The Times of India. 21 August 2009. Retrieved 17 March 2011. 
  5. ^ Nina C George. "Unfazed by rumours". Deccan Herald. Retrieved 17 March 2011. 
  6. ^ "Awesome threesome". The Hindu. Chennai, India. 16 November 2004. Retrieved 17 March 2011. 
  7. ^ "Madhuri Bhattacharya: Filmography". Bollywood Hungama. Retrieved 17 March 2011. 
  8. ^ "Meet the girl who plays Prem Ka Game". Bollywood Hungama. 1 May 2009. Archived from the original on 19 May 2010. Retrieved 17 March 2011. 
  9. ^ "Madhuri magic on the Deols". The Times of India. 11 January 2011. Retrieved 17 March 2011. 
  10. ^ "Madhuri Bhattacharya is two-timing". The Times of India. 3 January 2012. 

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