Namrata Shirodkar (conceived 22 January 1972 in Mumbai, India) is an Indian performing artist and model.
Early life and Family
Conceived on 22 January 1972 in a moderate Marathi-talking family, Namrata Shirodkar is an Aquarian. She used to live in Khar, a first class suburb in Mumbai. Her sister is the on-screen character Shilpa Shirodkar. She is the granddaughter of well known Marathi performing artist Meenakshi Shirodkar, who featured in Brahmachari (1930s), and was the first performer to wear a bathing suit and romp in a pool, yet to delineate Lord Krishna washing in the Yamuna waterway with his gopis.
Namrata filled in as a model, and was delegated Miss India in 1993. She went ahead to speak to India in the Miss Universe expo and came in 6th spot. She was highlighted on VH1’s The Greatest: 40 Dumbest Celebrity Quotes Ever for her reply at the 1993 Miss Universe challenge to an inquiry by Michael Dorn: “I would not have any desire to live everlastingly in light of the fact that I don’t accept that one can live for eternity. Thus, I don’t think I would need to live always!” that year, she additionally spoke to India in the Miss Asia Pacific challenge and was picked first runner-up.
She made her presentation with a little part in super hit film Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai (1998), alongside Salman Khan and Twinkle Khanna. She then went ahead to star in the hit Vaastav. Her execution was acknowledged and she turned into a known name in Bollywood.
She has assumed for the most part supporting parts in movies. Movies like Pukar, Hera Pheri and Astitva went ahead to do well. She was assigned for the IIFA Best Supporting Actress Award for her execution in Pukar. From that point forward her movies have not done well in the cinema world.
In 2004 she about-faced into the spotlight when she assumed the part of Jaya Bakshi in Bride and Prejudice. She played Aishwarya Rai’s senior sister in the film. The film was a hit abroad especially in the UK yet neglected to do well in India. She has since left the business after her marriage.
She started dating Tollywood on-screen character, Mahesh Babu in 2000 after the taping of Vamsee. They wedded on 10 February 2005. Shirodkar now lives in Hyderabad with her husband.Their first youngster, a kid named Gautam Krishna Gattamaneni was conceived on 31 August 2006.