Jaya Bachchan Birthday Special, here is all you need to know about the veteran actress
Zanjeer actress Jaya Bachchan turns a year older
The veteran actress Jaya Bachchan turned 69 today. Jaya Bachchan was born as Jaya Bhaduri in Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh on April 9, 1948. Veteran actress and batter half of superstar of our industry Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan enjoys a huge fan following. She is one of the most talented actresses in the industry. I will not be wrong to say that she was last from her generation to leave such a huge impact on the viewers. Her innocent presence on the screen used to drive people crazy during her era.
She is the gold medalist from the film and television industry of India. Jaya made her debut in 1963 with Satyajit Ray’s Bengali film ‘Mahanagara’.
As an adult her first memorable role was in ‘Guddi’ (1971) directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee. Big B and Jaya worked together for the first time in the 1972 film ‘Bansi Birrju’. Amitabh and Jaya went on to act opposite each other in a number of memorable films during this time they also fell in love and they both got married in June 3, 1973. Some of Amitabh and Jaya’s Famous film as a pair are “Zanjeer” (1973), “Abhiman” (1973), “Mili” (1975), Chupke Chupke (1975), “Sholay” (1975) and “Silsila” (1981).
Jaya’s strength as a lead heroine was that she was equally skillful at commercial as well as strange cinema. Jaya was pregnant with her first child Shweta during the filming of “Sholay” and the second child Abhishek was born on February 5, 1976.
Jaya Bachchan has been honored with Padma Shree Award by government of India in 1992. She has been won seven Filmfare Award including a lifetime achievement Award. Jaya was last seen in Arjun Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor Khan starrer Ki and Ka alongside her husband in a cameo. Her son Abhishek Bachchan is a popular Actor in Bollywood Industry and is married to Aishwraya Rai Bachchan.
The actress is currently enjoying her grandmother phase as she is blessed with a beautiful granddaughter Aradhya Bachchan. We wish her a very Happy Birthday. May god shower all his love upon her.