Farida Jalal

  • Birthday: 14. March 1949
  • Birthplace: New Delhi, India
  • Awards: 1972: Filmfare Best Supporting Actress Award for: Paras, 1992: Filmfare Best Supporting Actress Award for: Henna, 1995: Filmfare Critics Award for Best Performance for: Mammo, 1996: Bengal Film Journalists Association Awards - Best Actress (Hindi), Mammo, 1996: Filmfare Best Supporting Actress Award for Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge

Biography

Farida Jalal (born 1949, in New Delhi) is an Indian actress and comedian, who has acted in over two-hundred Bollywood films. She has also been a part of Indian television, with comedy-shows such as Shararat and Satrangi Sasural to her credit.

Farida Jalal, a native of New Delhi, started her career in the 1960s, when she won the United Film Producers Talent Hunt sponsored by Filmfare. She along with Rajesh Khanna were chosen as finalists and were presented on stage as winners at the Filmfare Awards function. She got her first film offer for Taqdeer from Tarachand Barjatya who happened to be in the audience[1] In an interview in 2014, she said, when asked her about initial part of her career, "I started my acting career when I was just out of my school St Joseph's Convent in Panchgani, in a film called Taqdeer. I took part in a talent contest and even won. Kaka (Rajesh Khanna) and I were the finalists. How was I to know that I'd soon be doing a film Aradhana with him.


Movies

1977 - Aakhri Goli
1973 - Aangan
1972 - Aankh Micholi
1980 - Abdullah
1977 - Abhi To Jee Lein
1973 - Achanak
1977 - Alaap
1972 - Amar Prem
1969 - Aradhana
1968 - Baharon Ki Manzil
1972 - Bees Saal Pehle
2016 - Bekhudi
1973 - Bobby
1976 - Bundal Baaz
1972 - Buniyaad
1980 - Chambal Ki Kasam
1975 - Dharmatma
1979 - Dhongee
1975 - Dhoti Lota Aur Chowpatty
1992 - Dil Aashna Hai
1975 - Do Jasoos
1964 - Dosti
1994 - Dulaara
1994 - Elaan
1993 - Gardish
1970 - Gopi
1991 - Henna
2015 - Jahan Ara
1979 - Jurmana
1961 - Kabuliwala
1975 - Kala Sona
1977 - Kasum Khoon Ki
1971 - Khoj
1975 - Khushboo
1976 - Koi Jeeta Koi Haara
1976 - Lagaaam
1969 - Mahal
1974 - Majboor
1978 - Naya Daur
1967 - Naya Raasta
1977 - Palkon Ki Chhaon Mein
1971 - Paras
1970 - Puraskar
1971 - Pyar Ki Kahani
1972 - Rivaaj
1976 - Sabse Bada Rupaiya
1975 - Sankalp
1976 - Shaque
1975 - Uljhan
1972 - Zindagi Zindagi