Mahima Chaudhry is an Indian actor and former model known for her beauty. She is the winner of Miss India in 1990. Mahima did acting in many Bollywood super hit movies like Daag, Dhadkan, Dil Hai Tumhara, Dobara, Sehar and many more. She is recognized actress for her contribution in Hindi Film Industry. According to media, She became the part of India’s most controversial television show ‘Bigg Boss’ season 13, hosted by Salman Khan. Know more about Mahima Chaudhry Age, Height, Family, Husband, Children, Movies, Bigg Boss, Wiki, Biography.
Mahima Chaudhry Wiki
Read this table to know some personal information about actress Mahima.
|Real Name:||Ritu Chaudhary|
|Known Name:||Mahima Chaudhary|
|Famous For:||1. Her role as 'Ganga' in film Pardes (1997)|
2. Miss India 1990
|Date of Birth/DOB:||13 September 1973|
|Age:||46 years (as of 2019)|
|Birthplace:||Darjeeling, West Bengal|
|Height (Approx):||in centimeter: 163 cm|
in meter: 1.63 m
in feet inches: 5' 2"
|Weight (Approx):||in kilograms: 65 kg|
in pounds: 143 lbs
|Figure measurements (Approx):||34-27-34|
|Eye Colour:||Dark Brown|
|Hobbies:||Swimming, Reading, Cooking|
|Family:||Father: Name Not Known|
Mother: Name not Known
|Husband:||Bobby Mukherji (Architect)|
|Children:||Daughter: Aryana Chaudhary|
|Boyfriend/affair:||Leander Paes, Tennis Player|
|Debut:||Film: Pardes (1997)|
TV: Ticket to Bollywood
|Hometown:||Darjeeling, West Bengal|
|Caste:||Jat Indian, Nepali|
|Instagram Name:||Not Known|
|Favorite Actress:||Juhi Chawla|
|Favorite Actor:||Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan|
|Favorite Food:||Fish Curry|
|Car Collection:||BMW, Audi, Honda Civic|
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Mahima Chaudhry was born and raised into Darjeeling, West Bengal, India. She was very interested in acting and modeling from her childhood. Before, she joined a professional acting career she was known for her original name ‘Ritu Chaudhry’.
After winning Miss India 1990, Mahima Chaudhry got an opportunity to appear on the screen. She started her career with modeling assignments for popular brands. First, She overshadowed by actress Aishwarya Bachchan in Pepsi Ad. Famous Indian Filmmaker Shubhash Ghai launched Mahima in Hindi Entertainment Industry.
Mahima Chaudhry debuted with movie ‘Pardes’ in 1997 along with Shah Rukh Khan and Apoorva Agnihotri. She received lots of love from the audience and critics. After the huge success of the first movie, she got various offers from filmmakers. Throughout career, Mahima Chaudhry did acting in various hit movies like Dil Kya Kare, Dhadkan, Dobara and many more.
Mahima has worked with all the multi-talented actress like Kajol, Urmila Matondkar, Manisha Koirala, Raveena Tandon. Also, according to news, She is going to be a part of India’s most popular and controversial reality show Bigg Boss season 13.
Age, Family, Husband & Cast
Mahima was born on 13 September 1973 (46 years old; as in 2019) into Darjeeling, West Bengal, India. Her original birth name is ‘Ritu Chaudhry‘. Not much information available about her parents or other family members.
She dated Indian tennis player Leander Paes and broke up with him due to his affair with the married Rhea Pillai. After that, She got married to architect businessman Bobby Mukherji in 2006. Moreover, The couple has a child girl named ‘Aryana Chaudhry‘. In 2013, Both Mahima and Mukherji got separated due to things didn’t go the way she had planned. Moreover, His husband Bobby Mukherji was previously married to Aparna Gandhi. And He has two children with her.
Mahima Chaudhry was born into Darjeeling, West Bengal, India. She did her schooling from the Dow Hill in Kurseong. After that, She did graduation from the Loreto College in Darjeeling. She interested in acting and modeling from childhood.
Initially, She started her career as a model and completed many modeling assignments. The first time Mahima Chaudhry noticed in the Pepsi advertisement along with Aishwarya Rai. During the time, She also became the winner of Miss India in 1990.
Famous producer Subhash Ghai has launched her in Hindi Bollywood film industry. She changed her name from Ritu to Mahima Chaudhry and did acting debut with movie Pardesh in 1997. The movie went hit and Mahima received huge appreciation and fan followers. Moreover, She won the Film Fare Award for Best Female Actress and nominated for the Best Actress from the same award.
Next, in 1999, Mahima did acting in movies like Manasulo Maata, Dil Kya Kare, Daag: The Fire, Pyaar Koi Khel Nahi. Among them, movie Manasulo Maata was in the Telugu language. She again nominated for Best Actress Film Fare form movie Dil Kya Kare. From 2000 to 2004, Mahima Chaudhry acted in many hit movies. Some of her well-known movies are Dhadkan, Deewane, Dil Hai Hamara, Tere Naam, LOC Kargil, and Dobaara.
Career from 2005 to present
During the time, Mahima became the well-known actress across India. In 2005, She featured in movies Zameer: The Fire Within. Kuchh Meetha Ho Jaye, The Film, Home Delivery, Bhagmati and many more. Following year, She featured in movies like Souten: The Other Women, Me 100%, Sarhad Paar, Hope, and a Little Sugar.
From 2007 to 2015, She featured in movies like Gumnaam-The Mystery, Pusher, Mumbhaii-The Gangster. Moreover, In 2014, Mahima Chaudhry featured as the Judge in reality show named ‘Ticket to Bollywood‘ aired on NDTV Prime.
In 2019, There is rumored about that, She will be one of the contestants of India’s most popular reality show named ‘Bigg Boss‘ hosted by Salman Khan.
Facts about Mahima Chaudhry
Does Mahima smokes?: No
Does Mahima drinks alcohol?: Not Known
One special thing about Mahima Chaudhry is, She never minded to do secondary role along with top actress of Bollywood.
Mahima’s elder sister Akanksha was engaged to actor Apoorva Agnihotri.
Some of her songs became very popular and still hit on youtube. One of her is available is here given.
She became part of the movie ‘Coffee‘ which was in Spanish/Hindi bilingual film produced by Prem Soni. Moreover, Most of the film shooting was done in Spain.
Before her professional acting in movies, She did many advertisements and appeared in an ad with Aamir Khan and Aishwarya Rai for Pepsi.
In 1998, She became Lux Face of that year.
Her Husband is the best friend of his brother and both of them meet first at hotelier’s conference held in Las Vegas.
She chosen out of auditions for the role of Ganga in movie Pardesh.
She became the part of Bigg Boss season 13 along with many other rumored contestants like Zareen Khan and Vijender Singh, and many more.
Mahima Chaudhry is not much active celebrity on social media like Instagram and Facebook. One of her fan pages is ‘Mahima Chaudhary‘.