Bhagyashree is an Indian actress who became an overnight superstar with her debut film Maine Pyar Kiya in the year 1989 opposite Salman Khan. In 1990, she also won the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut for the film Maine Pyar Kiya.
Even today when one remembers the name of actress Bhagyashree, there is only one main reason for it and that is her first superhit film Maine Pyar Kiya which people have not forgotten even today.
No one could remember the actress who became an overnight superstar because of her debut film, mainly because she got married at the young age of 19 to Himalaya Dasani, who was 11 years older than her.
His last Bollywood film came in the year 1992, after which he directly appeared in Kangana Ranaut’s film Thalaivi in the year 2021 after 29 years, although after 1992 he also did films in all languages.
In her illustrious career, Bhagyashree got to work in various language industries like Hindi, Tamil, Kannada, Telugu, Bhojpuri, Marathi and Bangladeshi.
- Name – Bhagyashree
- Full Name – Srimanta Rajkumari Bhagyashree Raje Patwardhan
- Famous Role – Suman in Bollywood movie Maine Pyar Kiya (1989)
- Born – 23 February 1969
- Age – 52 Years (Year 2021)
- Birth Place – Sangli, Maharashtra, India
- Nationality – Indian
- Hometown – Sangli, Maharashtra, India
- Education – B.Com
- College/University – Not Known
- Religion – Hindu
- Length (Height) – 5 feet 4 inches
- Weight – 57 kg
- Eye Color – Black
- Hair Color – Black
- Hobbies – Traveling, listening to Music
- Profession – Actress
- Marital Status – Married
- Boyfriend – Himalaya Dasani (Businessman)
- Marriage Date – Year 1990
Debut Film / TV (Debut)
- Bollywood film – Maine Pyar Kiya (1989)
- Tamil film – Mappillai Manasu Poopola (1996),
- Kannada film – Ammavara Ganda (1997),
- Telugu film – Omkaram (1997),
- Bhojpuri film – Balidaan (2005),
- Marathi film – Mumbai Amchich (2007),
- Bangladeshi film – Sati Behula (2010)
- TV – Raw Dhoop (1987)
- Father’s Name – Meherban Shrimant Rajasaheb Vijaysinghrao Madhavrao Patwardhan (Raja of Sangli)
- Mother’s Name – Shrimant Akhand Saubhagyavati Rani Rajyalakshmi Patwardhan (Housewife)
- Sister’s Name – Madhuvanti Patwardhan and Poornima Patwardhan
- Husband’s – Name Himalaya Dasani (Businessman)
- Son’s Name – Abhimanyu Dassani (Actor)
- Daughter’s Name – Avantika Dasani
She married businessman Himalaya Dasani in 1990, just after making her Bollywood debut with Salman Khan’s Maine Pyar Kiya. When she married Himalaya Dasani, she was 19 years old.
The Maine Pyar Kiya actress met her husband of 30 years, Himalaya Dasani, in school and after their first meeting, the two started seeing each other in secret and soon fell in love.
The actress got married without her parents in a temple in the presence of Sooraj Barjatya, Salman Khan and some close friends, against her parents’ wishes. However, her parents did not attend her wedding because Her father was against this marriage. Nevertheless, after the birth of her son, her parents reconciled with the couple.
After a few years of marriage, both the husband and wife remained separated from each other for more than a year, although later they reconciled.
Bhagyashree has a daughter named Avantika Dasani and a son named Abhimanyu Dasani. Like his mother, his son is also an actor.
Abhimanyu made his Bollywood debut with the 2018 film Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota. Apart from this, Abhimanyu will be next seen in Nikamma alongside Shilpa Shetty and Shirley Setia. Apart from this, he will also be seen in the new film Aankh Micholi along with Mrunal Thakur, Paresh Rawal and Sharman Joshi.
Career of Bhagyashree
Beginning of career in TV world –
Her encounter with acting happened by accident, when a famous actor director, Amol Palekar who was Bhagyashree’s neighbor was making a serial Kachhi Dhoop based on Emily Bronte’s Three Little Women, as the actress who was signed suddenly died. had left the serial
Soon any other actress was impossible, so Amol Palekar requested her to play the role of an actress in his serial Kachhi Dhoop and thus she started her career in TV serials. Later this serial became very famous and Maine Pyar Kiya actress Bhagyashree got its benefit.
After working in his first TV serial in 1987, he made a comeback to TV shows after 14 years in the year 2001 through the TV show CID. She played the role of Nupur in the TV show CID. After this, he played the role of Sanobar Kabir in the TV show Kabhi Kabhi in the year 2003.
In the year 2005, he worked as a director in the Studio One show. In the year 2009, she participated in the dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa-3 as a contestant. In the years 2014 and 2015, she was once again seen in the TV show Laut Aao Trisha playing the character of Amrita Swika. In the year 2021, she appeared as a guest in the Zee comedy show.
Beginning of film career
Bhagyashree got an opportunity to work in films at a very young age when she was considering going abroad to pursue a degree in management, then she got an offer to act in a film and she accepted the offer for the film. I decided to give a shot.
He took this decision very casually but he was selected because of his shot in film director Sooraj Barjatya’s low budget film Maine Pyar Kiya. The main reason for his acting and his innocent look was the hit of the film “Maine Pyar Kiya” in the year 1989, due to which he got a lot of fame.
After getting her first film, she got married in the year 1990, however continued her film career even after marriage and after her marriage to Himalaya Dassani, she acted in three films: Quaid Main Hai Bulbul, KC Bokadia’s Tyagi and Anklets of Mahendra Shah.
In the year 1993, he did a film named Mera Pardesi. This was her last Hindi film in the 1990s however she once again made a comeback to Bollywood film after 29 years and she is seen playing the role of Sandhya in Kangana Ranaut’s Thalaivi in the year 2021.
1992’s Maine Pyar Kiya actress did not have Hindi films but she did many films in other languages such as Tamil film – Mappillai Manasu Poopola (1996), Kannada film – Ammavara Ganda (1997), Telugu film – Omkaram (1997) ), Bhojpuri film – Balidaan (2005), Marathi film – Mumbai Amchich (2007), Bangladeshi film – Sati Behula (2010) etc.
Bhagyashree’s first Bollywood film (Bhagyashree First Movie)
Movie Name Maine Pyar Kiya
- Release Date – 29 December 1989
- Director – Suraj Barjatya
- Producer – Tarachand Barjatya
- Co -Actor – Salman Khan, Bhagyashree, Laxmikant Berde, Alok Nath, Mohnish Behl
- Budget – 2 crores
- Earning at the box office (Total Revenue) – 28 crores
Bhagyashree’s role in the world’s biggest Ram Leela
Bhagyashree will be seen playing the role of Sita in the world’s biggest Ramlila, which will be held in Ayodhya, the holy land of Lord Ram, from October 6 to October 15. The world’s biggest Ramlila will also be telecast on TV through which more than 50 crore people will be able to watch the live telecast sitting at their homes.
Apart from Bhagyashree, Dara Singh’s son Bindu Dara Singh, Bhojpuri film star Manoj Tiwari and Ravi Kishan along with other actors will be seen in this Ramlila.
Bhagyashree Net Worth
- Net Worth (2021) $5 million
- Net Worth in Indian Rupees Rs 38.33 crore approx