Veteran actress Jaya Bachchan, megastar Amitabh Bachchan’s wife, has given many blockbuster films. At the age of 15, she made her Bollywood debut with Satyajit Ray's Mahanagar. She later completed her study from Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune. Jaya rose to fame with 1971 film, Guddi. After this, she started getting many offers. She got married to megastar Amitabh Bachchan in 1973. On her birthday, have a look at some of her popular films.
Jaya played the role of a young girl in the film who was an ardent fan of superstar, Dharmendra. She received positive response for her spectacular performance in the movie.
The movie was witty and was liked by the audiences. Apart from Jaya, Bawarchi also featured Rajesh Khanna in a pivotal role.
The film had a talented star cast. The movie also featured Amitabh Bachchan and Dharmendra.
The story of love, betrayal and hurt was beautifully captured by filmmaker Yash Chopra. Along with Jaya, it also starred Rekha, Amitabh and Sanjeev Kumar.
Kal Ho Na Ho
In Karan Johar’s directorial venture, the lady played the role of Preity Zinta’s mother. It is hard to imagine any other actress doing the role better than her. The movie, also featuring Shah Rukh Khan, was a big hit.