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Vyjayanthimala

Timeline

August 13, 1936 - PRESENT

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Fame
One of the finest actresses of 50s and 60s and an exceptional dancer. Started career in Bollywood at an early age of 17 and never looked back. Got married to Raj Kapoor's personal physician and retired from movies. Had a brief career in politics. Did most of her memorable work with Dilip Kumar.
Years
1951 - 1970
Often Works With
Dilip Kumar
Rajendra Kumar
Dev Anand
Bimal Roy
Pradeep Kumar
Trivia
Refused to accept Best Supporting Actress award for Devdas (1955) because she thought her role demanded the best actress award. Refused to do roles of mother types, and hence passed on Yash Chopra's Deewaar, and the role was eventually given to Nirupa Roy.
Best Movies
Nagin (1954)
Devdas (1955)
New Delhi (1956)
Naya Daur (1957)
Kath Putli (1957)
Madhumati (1958)
Gunga Jumna (1961)
Sangam (1964)
Amrapali (1966)
Suraj (1966)
Filmy Family
Son
Suchindra Bali

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