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Biography for Juhi Chawla

Juhi Chawla

Birthdate: 13 November 1967

Birth Place: Ambala, Haryana , India.

Height in feet: 5 Feet 5 Inches

Eye Color: Dark Brown

Sun Sign: Scorpio

Occupation: Model, Bollywood Actress

Marital Status: Married

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Juhi was born in the Chawla family on November 13, 1967 in Ludhiana, Punjab, India, and is the Punjabi-speaking family. After graduating, she entered in the Miss India competition and was crowned 'Miss India 1984', taking over from Miss India 1983,

Rekha Hande. Juhi Chawla is a trained classical Kathak dancer and is also an accomplished singer. Juhi has also modeled for many famous brands. She works in Hindi, Kannada,Telugu,Malayalam,Tamil,Punjabi,Bengali and English films.


She completed her schooling from Fort Convent School, and graduated from Sydenham College in Mumbai.

Family Background

Her father nemed is Dr. S. Chawla, and punjabiand her mother named Mona Chawla, Her mother passed away in an accident during the year 1998 while Juhi was filming "Duplicate", Her brother Bobby Chawla, was the CEO of Red Chillies Entertainment. She is married to industrialist Jai Mehta and has two children Jhanvi and Arjun.

Acting Career

Her first appearance on the tinsel screen was as Zarina in the 1986 release 'Sultanat'. She shot to fame after the release of 'Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak' opposite Aamir Khan. As of August 2007, She became a star after this hit film and acted in many notable films like Arjun, Darr, Hum Hain Rahi Pyaar Ke, Jhooth Bole Kauwa Kaate, Ishq, Jhankaar Beats, My Brother Nikhil, Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani, Raju Ban Gaya Gentleman, Duplicate, Saajan Ka Ghar, Swarg, Mr. And Mrs. Khiladi, I Am, Aamdani Atthani Kharcha Rupaiyaa and many other films.


1. Nominated—Filmfare Best Actress Award in 1988 for Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak.
2. Nominated—Filmfare Best Actress Award in 1990 for Prathibandh.
3. Nominated—Filmfare Best Actress Award in 1992 for Bol Radha Bol.
4. Filmfare Best Actress Award in 1993 for Hum Hain Rahi Pyaar Ke.
5. Nominated—Filmfare Best Actress Award in 1996 for Daraar.
6. Nominated—Filmfare Best Actress Award in 1997 for Yes Boss.
7. Nominated—Filmfare Best Supporting Actress Award in 2011 for I Am.

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