Kajol was born on August 5th, 1975 in Mumbai, India to Tanuja, a Marathi/Hindi actress and Shomu Mukherjee a film producer. Touted as just one of the very best actresses in the Bollywood marketplace, Kajol, who is of Bengali-Marathi descent, in fact belongs to a loved ones tree with a lengthy respectable history in the Indian cinema. Late maternal aunt Nutan is the document holder for the most (5 occasions) Filmfare awards for an actress. Late maternal grandmother Shobhna Samarth and wonderful grandmother Rattan Bai had each been influential figures in the early Bollywood movie sector.
Her paternal uncles are also film producers Pleasure Mukherjee and Deb Mukherjee. Kajol’s grandfather Sashadhar Mukherjee was a film director and producer who experienced still left a good achievement in the Bombay film sector. His spouse Satirani Devi, Kajol’s paternal grandmother, was the sister of 3 excellent movie personalities, Ashok Kumar, Anoop Kumar and Kishore Kumar. Kajol’s cousins Rani Mukerji, Sharbani Mukherjee and Monish Behl are also Bollywood actors. Kajol’s younger sister Tanisha Mukherjee has not too long ago started a film profession.
Kajol still left faculty and began her job at the age of seventeen. Her debut movie was Bekhudi in 1992. It was not a terrific achievement at the box office environment, but Kajol was found and went onto turn out to be a successful actress with numerous box workplace hits to her credit history.
Kajol shot to fame with her second movie Baazigar in 1993 which was her initially big strike. She went on to make a well known pairing with her Baazighar co-star Shah Rukh Khan in Karan Arjun (1994), Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995), Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998) and Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham (2001). Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge was so effectively acquired that, as of April 2007, it is continue to demonstrating in a Mumbai cinema, an eleven-12 months constant operate. Kajol been given her initially Ideal Actress Award from Filmfare for her functionality in the film.