Kajol WikiKajol is one of the most versatile Indian actress, who has made it to the top through her hard work and sincerity. She has received six Filmfare Awards from eleven nominations. In 2011, the Government of India awarded her with Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award of the country.
Kajol BiographyKajol was born on 5 August 1974 in Mumbai to a Mukherjee-Samarth film family of Bengali-Marathi descent. Her mother Tanuja is a renowned actress and her father Shomu Mukherjee was a film producer. She has a younger sister Tanisha Mukherjee, who is also an actress. Kajol is cousin to Rani Mukerji, Sharbani Mukherjee, Mohnish Behl and Ayan Mukerji. She is married to Ajay Devgan who is a famous bollywood actor.
Education QualificationKajol studied at the St Joseph Convent boarding school in Panchgani, where she was appointed as the head girl. Apart from her studies, she participated in extra-curricular activities, such as dancing. It was in school that she began to form an active interest in reading fiction, as it helped her "through the bad moments" in her life. She initially intended to return to school after shooting for the film during her summer vacations. However, she eventually dropped out of school to pursue a full-time career in film. On not completing her education, she quoted, "I don't think I am any less well-rounded because I didn't complete school".
Personal Profile DetailsName : Kajol Mukherjee Devgan
Date Of Birth : 5 August 1974
Age : 39yrs
Zodiac Sign : Leo
Place of Birth : Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Occupation : Film actress, model
Spouse : Ajay Devgn (1999-present)
Parents : Shomu Mukherjee and Tanuja
Children : Nysa and Yug
Sister : Tanisha Mukherjee
Cousins : Rani Mukherjee, Sharbani Mukherji, Raj Mukherjee and Mohnish Bahl
Schooling : St Joseph Convent, Panchgani Maharashtra
Debute film : Bekhudi (1992)
Weight : 64 Kgs
Marriage/HusbandKajol began dating actor Ajay Devgn in 1994, while filming for Gundaraj. They got married on 24 February 1999 in a traditional Maharashtrian style ceremony at the Devgn house. In 2001, Kajol was pregnant with her first child. However, due to an ectopic pregnancy, she suffered from a miscarriage. On 20 April 2003, Kajol gave birth to a daughter named Nysa. Seven years later, on 13 September 2010, she gave birth to a son named Yug.
Height DetailsHeight : 5'2"
in meters : 1.60 m
in centimeters : 160 cm
in inches : 62.9 in
In Ajay Devgan's Next MovieKajol was last seen in We Are Family, now she is making her comeback in Ajay Devgn's next film, a co-production with Endemol, directed by award-winning ad filmmaker Ram Madhvan. The subject is a mature love story and Kajol is preparing for the role. The movie to hit theaters on May 1, 2015.
Kajol will be seen in a throwing a punch or two in her forthcoming return to the silver-screen. Kajol was last seen playing a cancer patient in We Are Family but in her comeback, she will play the role of a mafia widow. The film is helmed as an adaptation of a Dutch show titled Penoza. The story is about a mafia overlord being murdered ruthlessly and his widow taking the law in her hand to track down the murderers and seek vengeance.
Kajol in Mr & Mrs Smith RemakeKajol has been ropped to play lead role in Rohit Shetty's next Mr & Mrs Smith Remake. But this is wonderful thing that Kajol is coming up opposite non-other-than Badshah of Bollywood Shahrukh Khan. The most loved pair of Bollywood will come together again after Karan Johar's My Name Is Khan. Nothing is finalised yet on official basis but Rohit Shetty is keen on directing the couple. Sources said- that the pre-production of the film has already started and they will make an announcement soon.
Kajol eyebrowsKajol looks gorgeous with her dazzling eyes and stylish eyebrows which widened optimally, looked like nearly connected right above her nose.
Kajol FavouritesFavourite actors : None in particular.
Favourite actress : Tanuja
Favourite books : Hugh Prather's Note To Myself. Science fiction and horror novels
Favourite food : Bengali sweets, Spaghetti salad with olives
Favourite music : Old Hindi film songs, Qawalis, Pop
Favourite color : White
Favorite film : Hollywood classics like 'Gone With The Wind', 'Casablanca'
Favourite vacation spot : Europe
Favourite perfume : Cool Waters