Madhuri Dixit Birthday: From ‘Nisha’ to ‘Begum Para’, a look on top 5 characters played by her

Whenever there is talk of talented actors in Bollywood, Madhuri Dixit’s name is definitely taken. The actress, popularly known as Dhak-Dhak Girl, has mastered dance along with acting. He started taking Kathak training from the age of three and gave his first performance at the age of eight. She rules over crores of hearts with her captivating performances. She has a large number of fans not only in the country but also abroad. She celebrates her birthday on 15 May every year. Madhuri has given many hit films in her career. In these films, she has played many such characters which are still fresh in the minds of the people. Let’s see this list

Hum Aapke Hain Koun..! – Nisha
Madhuri’s film Hum Aapke Hain Koun, released in the year 1994, is the biggest hit of her career. The film was a blockbuster at the box office after its release. She was cast opposite Salman Khan in the film. Madhuri played the character of Nisha in the film. People liked this character of a bubbly girl. Even today when this film comes on TV, people definitely like to watch it.

Dil Toh Pagal Hai – Pooja
Shahrukh Khan’s film was one of the biggest hits of 1997. Madhuri and Karisma Kapoor also worked in the film. But Madhuri’s work in the film was highly praised. The audience liked her acting as well as her dance.

Pukaar – Anjali
A different avatar of Madhuri was seen in this film directed by Rajkumar Santoshi. Madhuri played a negative role in the film. Apart from Madhuri, the film also featured Anil Kapoor. Madhuri’s tremendous dance in the song Sera Sera Aaj of this film is still liked by the people.


Shah Rukh Khan was once again seen sharing screen space with Madhuri in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Devdas. The film was the biggest hit of its time. She played the role of Paro in Devdas very well. Her character was very much liked by the audience. The film was also sent to the Oscars at that time.

Dedh Ishqiya – Begum Para
Madhuri made a comeback in Bollywood after seven years with the film Dedh Ishqiya. Earlier, she was seen as a lead actress in Aaja Nachle. Madhuri’s character of Begum Para in Dedh Ishqiya was well received by the people. Directed by Abhishek Chaubey, the film also starred Naseeruddin Shah, Arshad Warsi and Huma Qureshi.