Sulochana at the Dada Saheb Phalke Academy Awards, 2010
30 July 1928
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, in Hindi cinema, she epitomized 'mother' roles, as did Nirupa Roy in the 1970s and the early 1980s.
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.
Latkar is a recipient of the civilian honour of Padma Shri (1999). She was awarded the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award in 2004. In 2009, she was awarded the Maharashtra Bhushan Award by the Government of Maharashtra.
|1957||Ab Dilli Dur Nahin||Bela||Hindi|
|1959||Sangte Aika||Sakharam's wife||Marathi|
|1959||Dil Deke Dekho||Jamuna||Hindi|
|1964||Maratha Tituka Melvava||Jijabai||Marathi|
|1965||Johar-Mehmood in Goa||Mother Superior Mary||Hindi|
|1966||Devar||Shakuntala M. Singh||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 Appearance||Hindi|
|1978||Muqaddar Ka Sikandar||Vishal's mother||Hindi|
|1983||Zara Si Zindagi||Rakesh's mother||Hindi|
|1984||Sasu varchadh Jawai||Ashok Saraf's mother||Marathi|
|1986||Kala Dhanda Goray Log||Hindi|
- "Sulochana wins top cine award". Times of India. 4 June 2003. Retrieved 18 September 2012.
- "Changing face of Bollywood screen mothers".
- "Padma Awards" (PDF). Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. 2015. Retrieved July 21, 2015.
- Nitsure-Joshi, Manisha (30 Nov 2009). "हा तर माझ्या घरचा आहेर!". Mumbai: Maharashtra Times. Retrieved 18 September 2012.
- "Actress Sulochana's 72nd birthday". 11 Aug 2000.
Kashinath Ghanekar (Son-in-law Married to Sulochana's daughter Kanchan)
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