PROFILE

Actress

AMRITA RAO


Amrita Rao was born in Pune and brought up in Mumbai (India).

She originally hails from The North of Karnataka State (Hosdurg) in South India and hence being Mangalorian Rao speaks Konkani, Marathi, Hindi and English.

Amrita Rao studied at Convent School in Mumbai… and later took admission at Sophia’s College but could not complete her degree due to already having started working in several Hindi films.

[ Amrita Rao at a very young age and with no ”God Father” in the Film Industry, found her own identity in the world of Indian cinema with much dignity and grace.
Popular as Bollywood’s ”Girl Next Door” she won hearts through her striking performances in Superhit films like Ishk Vishk, Main Hoon Na , Masti , The Legend Of Bhagat Singh, Vivah, etc and recently in the national award winning film Jolly LLB, and Prakash Jha’s much acclaimed Satyagraha.
Legendary Painter M.F. Hussain watched VIVAH and pronounced Amrita Rao his ”Muse” 11 years after actress Madhuri Dixit !
RAO was accorded The Stardust Best Actress Award for veteran film maker Shyam Benegal’s film ”Welcome To Sajjanpur.”
Amrita Rao ranks amongst the Times Of India’s 50 Most Beautiful Faces.

Amrita Rao is also the youngest winner of the prestigious
”Dadasahed Phalke Academy Award” for Best Actress in VIVAH”
Amrita Rao also won The 50 Most Influential Women Of Maharashtra 2017, conducted by the Brand Advanced Research Asia at the ERTC Herald Global Awards. ]

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