Shabana Azmi has shared a birthday wish for Urmila Matondkar on Twitter and posted an image of the Rangeela star. Urmila turned 48 on Friday.
Shabana wrote, “Salgirah mubarak Urmila. Have been so proud to watch you evolve into the person you have become… socially conscious, politically engaged and yet the twinkle in the eye and the joi de vivre remains intact ️bahut saara pyar jeete raho khush raho (Lots of love, stay happy).”
Urmila made her Bollywood debut with Shekhar Kapur’s Masoom as a baby actor. The movie featured Shabana and Naseeruddin Shah in lead roles. Before Masoom, Urmila made her performing debut with 1977 movie Karm. Later, Shabana and Urmila performed mother-daughter duo within the 2003 movie Tehzeeb that starred Arjun Rampal reverse Urmila.
On Friday, Urmila shared an image of herself on Twitter and wrote, “Titanium. That’s what one needs to be n I’m exactly http://that.So bring it on!I’m right here,ready to take on whatever life throws with grace,dignity,courage n formidable strength cos that’s the only way I http://know.Love for all your support.Forever grateful.”
Urmila rose to the limelight after her look in Ram Gopal Varma’s Rangeela. She mentioned in a latest interview that that she didn’t get credit score as an actor for the movie and her efficiency was dismissed as ‘sex appeal’. She essayed the function of an aspiring actor and Aamir Khan performed her buddy. Jackie Shroff essayed the function of film star within the 1995 movie.
In an interview with the Times of India, Urmila mentioned that trying horny additionally required performing. She additionally questioned the norm of contemplating solely intense emotional scenes as ones that may show the expertise of performing. She additionally recalled how critics wrote nasty issues about her even after the success of Rangeela.
Urmila labored in movies reminiscent of Satya, Judaai, Daud and Kaun. She additionally performed the principle function within the critically acclaimed film Pinjar the place she featured alongside Manoj Bajpayee. Urmila is now pursuing a profession in politics. Formerly a member of the Congress celebration, she joined Shiv Sena in 2020.