Taran Adarsh wrote praised her performance and wrote: "...the film clearly belongs to Urmila Matondkar all the way. If this performance doesn't deserve an award, no other performance should. , She achieved further critical acclaim for her portrayal of the title role of a girl in a strained relationship with her mother, in Khalid Mohammed's crime drama Tehzeeb (2003). ", "Why Ram Gopal Varma had a problem with Urmila", "Ek Hasina Thi - movie review by Alok Kumar - Planet Bollywood", Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa – Dancing with the Stars, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Urmila_Matondkar&oldid=986088791, All Wikipedia articles written in Indian English, Wikipedia articles with SUDOC identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 29 October 2020, at 18:39. " The film was both critically and commercially successful. She has received the Filmfare Award and Nandi Award. Urmila Matondkar is an Indian actress, model, and politician who is well known for her work in Hindi, Marathi, Telugu, and Malayalam films. All these films underperformed at the box-office. , In 2003, following the success of Bhoot, Pinjar and Tehzeeb, Matondkar featured in Rediff's annual Top Bollywood actresses listing. In 2002, Matondkar appeared alongside an ensemble cast (Waheeda Rehman, Anil Kapoor, Fardeen Khan, Mahima Chaudhary, Abhishek Bachchan and Tara Sharma), in the drama Om Jai Jagadish.  Her next release was Onir's Bas Ek Pal (2006). That's about it. Select Page. Urmila Matondkar was born on 4th February 1974 in Mumbai, Maharashtra state. Her net worth is estimated to be $20 million. " The film was a box office success. The film was screened at the International Film Festival of India. Urmila Matondkar born on 4 February 1974 (Age: 46 Years, as in 2020) in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India is an Indian actress. Urmila was rumoured to be dating the Bollywood director, Ram Gopal Varma. , In 2004, Matondkar starred in the thriller Ek Hasina Thi.  Deepa Gumaste, writing for Rediff, praised the performances of the three leads and wrote: "As usual, the heroine has little to do apart from looking cute in the first half and scared in the second. I was facing the participants and audience for the first time. Her father, Shivinder Singh, is a lecturer, and mother, Rukshana Sultana, is a homemaker. Urmila Matondkar made her film debut as a child artist in Marathi film Zaakol (1980). During her career as a leading actress, she established a distinctive on-screen persona, was identified with her intense style and dancing skills.. Urmila started her career as an adult actress in 1989 with the Malayalam film “Chanakyan” opposite Kamal Hassan. In addition to acting, she is also active in politics. pic.twitter.com/sYcNwr4orq. 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Either it worked or it didn't work for you. The film was premiered in the Marché du Film section at the 2005 Cannes Film Festival. Known for her work in Hindi films, in addition to Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam and Marathi cinema, she has received numerous accolades, including the Filmfare Award and the Nandi Award.During her career as a leading actress, she established a distinctive on-screen persona, was identified with her intense style and dancing skills. Rahul Gandhi welcoming Urmila Matondkar to Congress Party. Her Bollywood adult debut is Narsimha (1990). Daily News and Analysis wrote, "..this one's another jewel in her crown. She worked in movies Kalyug (1981) and Masoom (1983), Bhavna (1984), Sur Sangam (1985), Dacait (1987), Bade Ghar Ki Beti (1989) as a child actress. Urmila was earlier addicted to smoking but now she has overcome her habit. Her Bollywood debut came in 1991 with the action drama “Narsimha” in which she played the role of Meenu S. Singh, the rebellious daughter of Om Puri. " Satya was on CNN-IBN's 2013 list of the 100 greatest Indian films of all time, in the 100 Filmfare Days series and on the "70 iconic movies of independent India" list. Her first hit that year was Varma's psychological horror thriller Kaun, opposite Manoj Bajpayee, where she played a nameless character.  She received her first Filmfare Award under the Best Actress (Critics' Choice) as well as various Best Actress awards at different award ceremonies, including Star Screen Awards, Zee Cine Awards and Bollywood Movie Awards. Urmila Matondkar was born on 4 February 1974 (age 45 years; as in 2019) in Mumbai. She described her experience of judging Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa by saying, "I'm ecstatic about being able to be part of this show. " Saurav Bhanot of Scoop Whoop wrote, "Breaking Bollywood stereotypes of how heroines should be on-screen, Urmila was always ahead of her times. The film received positive reviews and emerged as a box office hit. , During the 2000s, Matondkar revealed strong, dramatic and psychological features in her roles, and delivered a number of critically acclaimed performances. Taran Adarsh of Bollywood Hungama, in a positive review wrote, "the 'actual hero' of the film is definitely Urmila Matondkar, who will walk away with all laurels at the end of the day.  For her performance, Matondkar received nominations at the Filmfare, Screen, Zee Cine and IIFA ceremonies. Her first Telugu film came with the action-crime Antham, and its Hindi bilingual Drohi opposite Akkineni Nagarjuna. In 1996, she played Sapna, the daughter of an RTO official in S. Shankar's Indian (1996), which marked her first Tamil film. She played the role of Neetu, the love interest of the protagonist (played by Fardeen Khan). So, its nothing but an internet hoax which is being spread by the supporters of a political party. She played Sargam, a popular singer, who is the object of conflict between the protagonist and antagonist.  Later that year, she featured as a talent judge for the second season of Sony Entertainment's dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa alongside Jeetendra and Shiamak Davar. In 2006, she appeared in Pankaj Parashar's romance Banaras: A Mystic Love Story with Ashmit Patel and Dimple Kapadia. She is almost a decade older than her husband with she being 45-year-old and her husband being 35 years old. After making her debut as a child in the 1977 film Karm, Matondkar gained wide recognition with Masoom (1983), following which she appeared in few other films.  Featuring Kamal Haasan in dual roles alongside Matondkar and Manisha Koirala, it was the most expensive Indian film at that time, with a budget of ₹150 million. It emerged as a box-office hit. She has an elder sister, Mamta Matondkar, who is a former actress and a younger sister named Pooja Matondkar. 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