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Mother’s Day: From Kareena Kapoor-Babita to Alia Bhatt-Soni Razdan, Bollywood’s hit mother-daughter duos

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Rarely does it happen a successful woman sees her daughter achieve as much or more success in the same field. The Indian film industry, however, is home to quite a few hit mother and daughter (s) combinations. On Mother’s Day, here’s a look at some of them.

Kajol and Tanuja

Actor Kajol, who ruled the roost in the ’90s, is the daughter of yesteryear actor Tanuja. With hits like Tanhaji The Unsung Warrior, My Name is Khan, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai and Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Kajol remains a powerful pull at the box office, even after doing films sporadically. In her day, Tanuja too was a big star with successes like Haathi Mer Saathi, Do Chor and Jewel Thief, she was a major star in the ’60s and early ’70s.

 

 

Tanuja’s other daughter Tanishaa Mukerji too tried her luck at films but with little success. What many will not know is that Tanuja, alongwith her older sister, the legendary actor Nutan, is the daughter of veteran actor Shobhana Samarth of the 1940s, known for her films llike Ram Rajya and Bharat Milap. Nutan is, of course, well known for some of the most iconic films in Indian film history like Sujata, Bandini, Anari, Paying Guest, Tere Ghar Ke Saamne, Seema and Milan.

Babita, Kareena Kapoor and Karisma Kapoor

The famous bahu of the Kapoor khandaan, Babita was bound to be in the limelight. She is married to actor Randhir Kapoor. However, even before she married into what is called the Bollywood royalty, Babita was a fairly successful Bollywood actor, having worked in films like Dus Lakh (1966), Farz (1967), Haseena Maan Jayegi, Kismat (both in 1968), Ek Shriman Ek Shrimati (1969), Doli (1969), Kal Aaj Aur Kal (1971) and Banphool to name a few. She formed a winning combination with Jitendra and Rajender Kumar. She is also the first cousin of 60s superstar, actor Sadhana Shivdasani.

 

 

Both daughters of Babita – Karisma Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor Khan – have seen phenomenal success. Karisma was the only serious challenger to Madhuri Dixit in the ‘90s, forming a hit combination with Govinda and director David Dhawan having given mega hits like Hero No 1, Coolie No 1, Raja Babu and Haseena Maan Jayegi. Her other hits include Dil To Pagal Hai, Raja Hindustani, and Jeet, to name a few.

Kareena, of course, is the queen of Bollywood with a chain of successful films behind her. Even her recent films, Good Newz and Veere Di Wedding, have turned out to mega hits.

Amrita Singh and Sara Ali Khan

Amrita Singh made her film debut with Betaab and later worked in a quite a few successful films like Saheb, Chameli Ki Shaadi, and Mard among others and was a popular star in the ’80s. What’s even better is that in her second stint as a character actor she is doing very well, having featured in meaty roles in 2 States and the more recent, Badla.

 

 

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Mirror mirror- are you mommy or a reflection? 👥 The only difference between us- is I always want her attention 🙇🏻‍♀️🙋🏻‍♀️ She on the other hand is full of love, hugs and affection 👩‍👧❤️🤗 And undivided time and energy I sometimes forget to mention 🙏🏻💪🏻 My anchor, my inspiration, the magician that takes away all tension🧚🏻‍♀️🤱🏻 She has cures for mood swings, hair-fall, dry skin and water retention 💁🏻‍♀️👯‍♂️ Her versatility, commitment, patience, and selflessness is beyond my comprehension 🤷‍♀️🙀😻 With her around no sadness lasts, no fear persists there can’t be much apprehension- Basically without contention, no need to even mention, mommy is best in every dimension. 🌍 🗺 🌌 #amritakibeti #sarakishayari #gotitfrommymama #likemotherlikedaughter #mommyno1

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Sara Ali Khan, of course, remains a huge star and most promising face among the current lot of newcomers. She many have had only three releases thus far – Kedarnath, Simmba and Love Aaj Kal – but interest in her in immense. She will be seen next in Coolie No 1 and Atrangi Re.

Soni Razdan and Alia Bhatt

When Soni Razdan appeared in the Indian silver screen in the ’80s, she was mostly seen in parallel cinema, featuring in films like Aparna Sen’s 36 Chowringhee Lane and Shyam Benagal’s Trikaal and Mandi. Then, she featured in the TV serial Buniyaad and soon became a household name. She also starred in Mahesh Bhatt’s Saransh and later married him.

 

Her daughter Alia Bhatt is, of course, is the most successful actor of her generation with hits like Highway, Raazi, 2 States, Student of the Year, Dear Zindagi, Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania, Udta Punjab, Badrinath Ki Dulhania and Gully Boy under her belt. She is a superstar who can seamlessly blend the commercial with the classy.

Hema Malini and Esha Deol

The 1970s era of Hindi films would be incomplete without the mention of Hema Malini, easily the most popular female star of the decade. She dominated the era like a colossus. All this in the era of the angry young man, when cinema halls hardly ever entertained female-centric films. With hits like Seeta Aur Geeta, Johnny Mera Naam, Sholay, Trishul, Naseeb, Dream Girl, Satte Pe Satta, Aas Paas, Kudrat, Raja Jani among many others, there was just no stopping Hema Malini.

 

Her daughter Esha Deol could never see that kind of success but was active and remains so. She is a trained Odissi dancer while her mother specialised in Bharatnatyam. Esha has been part of hit films such as Yuva, No Entry and Dhoom.

Sharmila Tagore and Soha Ali Khan

A Satyajit Ray heroine and later making a hit pair with Rajesh Khanna, Sharmila Tagore was always a force to reckon with in Bollywood. Equally at ease in her native Bengali films and later in Hindi films, Sharmila has been part of some of the most-loved Hindi films such as Aradhana, Saafar, Amar Prem and Daag with Rajesh Khanna. She is also remembered for her films with Shammi Kapoor – Kashmir Ki Kali and An Evening in Paris. Her notable Bengali works remain Apu Trilogy, Devi, Aranyer Din Ratri and Nayak (Satyajit Ray). In Hindi, she acted in middle-of-the-road films like Namkeen and Mausam (Gulzar) and Anupama and Chupke Chupke (Hrishikesh Mukherjee).

 

Her daughter Soha Ali Khan too joined films and has been part of films like Rang De Basanti and Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns.

Suchitra Sen-Moon Moon Sen and Rima and Riya Sen

The Sen family has seen three generations of stardom. Suchitra Sen is among the most luminous stars Bengali cinema has ever produced. Forming the most formidable romantic pair with Uttar Kumar, Suchitra or Roma di as she is lovingly called by her fans, was the darling of Bengali cinema of the ’60s. Her best known works include Saptapadi, Agni pariksha, Indrani with Uttam and Andhi and Devdas in Hindi.

 

 

 

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Moon Moon Sen could hardly scale such heights but was fairly successful. However, her daughters Raima and Riya are also actors with Raima having worked in films like Chokher Bali, Honeymoon Travels Pvt Ltd, web series Vodka Diaries, Manorama Six Feet Under, Parineeta and The Japanese Wife.

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Gaurav Chopra’s adorable lullaby for his little prince will leave you emotional

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Gaurav Chopra and wife Hitisha Cheranda welcomed a baby boy on September 12 in Bengaluru. He has been sharing a lot of pictures with his baby boy and it’s super cute. However, recently he shared a video of himself holding his little prince and singing an adorable lullaby for him. Gaurav Chopra had lost both his parents recently but he became a father as well during this time. The actor is thankful to God for this gift but also misses his parents. Along with his video, Gaurav also penned down a long note where he spoke about embracing fatherhood and also remembered his father. He wrote, “Both of us are two weeks old today … Our #princeChopra and me , the infant #daddy ..both learning .. this is the #lori I sing to him ..he’s kind enough to ignore the lack of rhythm and tune .. and falls asleep each time … sometimes both the infants : him and me fall asleep ..he loves to wriggle and snuggle into my neck ..” Also Read – Gaurav Chopra’s adorable lullaby for his little prince will leave you emotional

“Had mentioned this song in a previous post .. had improvised this for a scene in #uttaran , its originally from #kabhikabhie ..Hope you’re kind enough to ignore the besuri singing as well..??? Tomorrow it shall be a month to my father passing away …While I take baby steps to become a daddy ,he guides and mentors me from within .. If only …Sending out love and wishes and asking for blessings ,like always …” Take a look at his post here: Also Read – Gaurav Chopra shares the FIRST picture of his baby boy, and it’s super cute!

Gaurav Chopra spoke about the feeling of becoming a father for the first time in an interview with Bombay Times. He said, “I am so happy that we have got the baby home now. Hitisha, her parents, grandmother and I take turns to look after him. Hitisha’s friends, and my brother and bhabhi decorated the entire house when we brought him home from the hospital. It was an emotional moment and I missed my mother the most. She would have been ecstatic if she were here to see her grandson.” Also Read – Kasautii Zindagii Kay 2, Nia Sharma, Bigg Boss 14 — here are the TV newsmakers of the week

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Mandar Chandwadkar aka Mr. Bhide’s social media account gets hacked

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SAB TV’s popular and longest show Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah is riding the success high as it recently completed 3000 episodes. The show is a nation wide success and there’s no one who doesn’t know the characters of the show. But recently one of the popular characters of the show Mr. Atmaram Bhide played by Mandar Chandwadkar’s social media account was hacked. He took Palak Sindhwani aka Sonu’s social media account to make the announcement to his fans and followers.

Palak who play Mr. Bhide’s daughter Sonu posted the video informing everyone about Mandar’s account getting hacked. She also wrote, “*URGENT ANNOUNCEMENT**Hello, everyone, This is to inform you that I’m not operating my Instagram id since last 4 days , I.e., @realmandarchandwadkar so if anybody is receiving messages from my id, consider that it’s been hacked, please spread the word! I’ll inform you once I’ll get access to my Instagram id, till then take care, I’ll update you all soon.

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Ishq Mein Marjawan 2 29th September 2020 Written Episode Update

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Ishq Mein Marjawan 2 29th September 2020 Episode starts with Riddhima checking the teddy. Vansh comes and says did you see Ishani, she isn’t in her room. Ishani thinks I may get caught. Vansh sees the teddy and says Ishani, come out. Aryan worries. Ishani comes out. Everyone comes out. Vansh scolds Aryan. Aryan asks why do you always accuse me, I gifted her the teddy, I didn’t know she will do this, maybe Riddhima has helped Ishani escape. Vansh says because I know Riddhima can never do this, I reached your room and got your blank cheque, why did Ishani give this to you. Dadi slaps Aryan.

She says you were making Ishani run away, why are you taking revenge, I would have ousted you from the house. Vansh asks her to calm down. He says you would have ruined our family respect, its good Riddhima saw you and stopped, go and get ready, its time for the rounds. Ishani sits in the mandap.

Vansh asks Riddhima to have juice, she didn’t have anything since morning. She asks did you know. He nods. She thanks him. He says let me thank you, you saved my life and today my respect, I would have lost Ishani today, its my mistake, I failed to keep an eye on her, thank you so much, why do you look so worried, is everything fine, I don’t believe in keeping favors. She recalls everything and says I wanted to tell you something, about my past, when I was out of the house…. before marriage… Vansh stops her. Ye pyaar hai…plays….

Vansh says it was your past, we are married now, we are together and it matters to me, you also learn to live in present, you will be happy. Pandit says its time for kanyadaan. Dadi says Ishani’s dad isn’t alive, Vansh and Riddhima will do the kanyadaan. Ishani thinks I will ignite fire in your life. Pandit says Riddhima didn’t wear any suhaag sign. Riddhima says sorry, I forgot to wear it. Vansh says its fine. He takes the sindoor and fills in her maang. Kabir and Anupriya look on. Kabir says so much happened and its not affecting her, how. Vansh makes Riddhima wear the mangalsutra.

Pandit does tilak to him and gives the gathbandhan cloth. Vansh and Riddhima tie the gathbandhan cloth for Ishani and Angre. Riddhima recalls his words. She recalls their marriage. Ishani and Angre take the wedding rounds. They perform the rituals. Vansh sees Riddhima. Anupriya says I think Riddhima forgot the past and moved on, she has fallen for Vansh, what will we do now. Kabir says my pawn has gone blind in love, she has to come back to me at any cost. He vents anger on himself. Riddhima asks Dadi not to worry. They see Vansh shouting on the call. Vansh says you should send the file to Khurana by tomorrow. He goes. Riddhima says he looks worried. Dadi says he stays angry when he is hungry, it was Ishani’s marriage, he didn’t find time to have anything, did you have anything, you both are same, like kids, caterers would have gone, wait, I will make something. Riddhima says I will cook something for us, don’t worry. Kabir says time has come…. He gets angry.

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