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Farida Jalal

Farida Jalal (born 14 March 1949) is an Indian actress. In a film career spanning almost fifty years, Jalal acted in over 200 films in the Hindi, the Telugu, and the Tamil film industries. Best known for her character driven roles in independent cinema and supporting work in mainstream Bollywood productions, Jalal has received such accolades as four Filmfare Awards and two Bengal Film Journalists Association Awards. Jalal started her career with Taqdeer (1967). She went on to play leading and supporting roles in numerous motion pictures through the 1970s and early 80s. She is widely remembered for her roles in Paras (1971), Henna (1991) and Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995), all of which garnered the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress. She became a household name after portraying motherly roles and strong female characters in the 1990s and the early 2000s. She has also won the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Performance for her role in Mammo (1994). She won the Best Actress Award at the 2012 Harlem International Film Festival for her role in A Gran Plan (2012). She has successfully transitioned to numerous shows on Indian television alongside her work in films. Some of her notable works are the sitcom Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi, Dekh Bhai Dekh, Shararat and Ammaji Ki Galli. She was seen in the soap opera Satrangi Sasural on channel Zee TV portraying the role of Gomti Vatsal a.k.a. Dadi Maa.


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Born:
Mar 14, 1949 In New Delhi, Delhi, India
Movie/TV Credits:
101
First Appeared:
Series Parchhayee: Ghost Stories By Ruskin Bond 2019-01-15
Latest Project:
In the movie Pashmeena
Known For
Poster of Parchhayee: Ghost Stories By Ruskin Bond
Poster of Nadia Khan Show
Poster of Dekh Bhai Dekh
Poster of Khushboo
Filmography
Movie Pashmeena Naani
Movie Bandh Honth
Series Parchhayee: Ghost Stories By Ruskin Bond Ricky's Dadi
Movie Batti Gul Meter Chalu Lalita's Grandmother
Movie Sargoshiyan
Movie I'm Not a Terrorist Zabira
Series The Kapil Sharma Show Herself
Series Love Shots
Movie Bezubaan Ishq
Movie Kaash Tum Hote Unknown
Movie A Gran Plan Satvinder Kaur Bedi
Movie Raqt: A Psycho Thriller Maria
Series Comedy Nights with Kapil Herself
Movie Student of the Year Abhimanyu's Grandmother
Movie Love Breakups Zindagi Beeji
Movie Aashayein Madhu
Series Nadia Khan Show Herself
Movie Aryan: Unbreakable Mrs. Braganza
Movie Barsaat: A Sublime Love Story Kajal's grandmother
Movie Garv: Pride and Honour Mrs.Dixit
Movie Taarzan: The Wonder Car Mrs. Chaudhary
Movie Pinjar Mrs. Shyamlal
Movie Aapko Pehle Bhi Kahin Dekha Hai Asha 'Jiji'
Movie Deewangee Mrs. Goyal (Raj's mother)
Movie Kuch Tum Kaho Kuch Hum Kahein Vishnupratap's wife
Movie The Legend of Bhagat Singh Vidyavati K. Singh
Series Jeena Isi Ka Naam Hai Herself
Movie Farz
Movie Chori Chori Chupke Chupke Asha Malhotra
Movie Zubeidaa Mammo
Movie Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham Sayeeda
Movie Lajja Mrs. Saroj
Movie Gaja Gamini Noorbibi
Movie Tera Jadoo Chal Gayaa Pooja's mother
Movie Bichhoo
Movie Kya Kehna Rohini Bakshi
Movie Dulhan Hum Le Jayenge Mrs. Oberoi
Movie Hey Ram Kasturba Gandhi
Movie Pukar Gayetri Rajvansh
Movie Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai Lily Anthony Rodriques
Movie Hindustan Ki Kasam Mother of Ajay / Raju / Tauheed
Movie Sar Ankhon Par
Movie Dil Kya Kare
Movie Khoobsurat Sudha Chaudhary
Movie Soldier
Movie Kuch Kuch Hota Hai Mrs. Khanna
Movie Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai Komal's Mother
Movie Duplicate
Movie Salaakhen Gayetri S. Agnihotri
Movie Kabhi Na Kabhi
Movie Saat Rang Ke Sapne Yashoda
Movie Judaai Kaajal's Mother
Movie Ziddi Jaya's mother
Movie Lahoo Ke Do Rang
Movie Mohabbat
Movie Aflatoon Raja's Mother
Movie Dil To Pagal Hai Ajay's mother
Movie Dushman Duniya Ka Manager of women's shelter
Movie Loafer Janki Kumar
Movie Raja Hindustani Chachi
Movie Diljale Shyam's mother
Movie Rajkumar Panna (Dai maa)
Movie Veergati Parvati
Movie Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge Lajwanti 'Lajjo' Singh
Movie Jawab Rajeshwar's maidservant
Movie Mammo Mammo
Movie Elaan Revati Chaudhry
Movie Dulaara Mrs. Florence Joyner
Movie Laadla Gayetri Verma
Movie Krantiveer Mrs. Tilak
Series Dekh Bhai Dekh
Movie Kal Ki Awaz Akbari
Movie Bekhudi Aunty
Movie Dil Aashna Hai Razia
Movie Pushpak Magician's wife
Movie Mangal Pandey Deepa R. Pandey
Movie Jurmana Laila
Movie Ganga Ki Saugand Champa
Movie Alaap Sulakshana Gupta
Movie The Chess Players Nafisa
Movie Bundal Baaz Malti
Movie Koi Jeeta Koi Haara
Movie Aakraman
Movie Kaala Sona Bela
Movie Dharmatma Mona
Movie Dhoti Lota Aur Chowpatty
Movie Uljhan
Movie Khushboo Manno
Movie Majboor Renu Khanna
Movie Naya Din Nai Raat
Movie Achanak Nurse Radha
Movie Bobby Alka 'Nikki' Sharma
Movie Loafer Roopa
Movie Raja Rani
Movie Zindagi Zindagi Shyama
Movie Paras
Movie Devi
Movie Aradhana Renu
Movie Mahal Nurse
Movie Baharon Ki Manzil
Movie Jahan Ara