If you talk about timeless beauty, her name deserves a must mention. Dazzling and stunning, Rekha is one actress every other actress idealizes. Adorned in a graceful saaree with a red lipstick and avengeful curls, every actress who paves her way into the film industry has Rekha in the back of her mind. Deep within, she wants to follow her footsteps. Rekha is a great actor; this saying comes without a doubt! The film industry still echoes her name. The famous actress Vidya Balan once said in an award function when receiving the best actress award from Rekha, “I have always been inspired from Rekha.” Moreover, she was proud to receive such an important award from the widely acclaimed actresses in the industry.
Here is what the viewers would like to know about the sizzling Rekha and her personal and professional life:
Her original name is Bhanurekha Ganesan. She was born on 10th October in the year 1954 with a zodiac sign called Libra. She is 5’7” and still maintaining a slim figure while preserving her charm. She was born in Chennai and completed her schooling at Meethibai College. Her hair, continue to be long and silky even after so many years, and they still have their jet black originality maintained. Rekha is unlike other actresses. She knows what she is made for and she tends to continue with it. While various actresses in her period have lost their position when they backed away from movies mostly because they got married, Rekha, single yet, she is still in the limelight! You will never miss a chance to spot Rekha in an award function. She carries a unique attitude and attire to the award functions.
Her hobbies are to collect photographs and film watching, cartoon drawing and mimicking people. She is fond of gathering old photos. She lives in Bandra near bandstand in Mumbai.
Her family information goes like this:
Her father is Gemini Ganesan while her mother is Pushpavali. She has a younger sibling named Dr. Kamala Selvaraj. Her ex-spouses are Vinod Mehra and Mukesh Aggarwal.
Her history as an actress starts from her debut film Rangual Ratnam. Ever since that one film, she has worked relentlessly in hundreds of other films continuously. She also shared an off screen relationship with Amitabh bachan and worked in countless films with him. However, their alleged liaison was disliked and risked Bacahn’s fame and his marital life with Jaya Bachan. This affair was widely discussed by the media and came to an end in the most scandalous of their films called silsila where she played his love interest and Jaya Bachan his wife.
Here is the list of all films Rekha worked in and had them transformed into major blockbuster hits through her marvelous acting. Raqeeb, Krrish, Mohabbat ho gayi hai tumse, Bachke rehna re baba, koi mil gaya, umrao jan ada, parineeta, kudiyon ka hai zamana, lajja, bhoot, zubeida, dil hai tumhara, qila, ram lakhan, qismat, larai,azad desh ke ghulam, jeevan ek sanghursh, bhrashtachaar, falak etc etc.
These are just a few mentioned. The list goes endless and so does Rekha’s charm!