Having made a niche space for herself in Bollywood, Madhuri Dixit decided to marry and move out of India at the prime of her career. She moved to the US in 1999 and lived there for a over a decade. On her 55th birthday on Sunday, we take a look at Madhuri’s life in the United States.
Having made her debut in 1984 with Abodh, Madhuri soon featured in films such as Dayavan, Tezaab and Ram Lakhan. She was also widely appreciated for her work in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Devdas, Abhishek Chaubey’s Dedh Ishqiya and Rajkumar Santoshi’s Lajja.
Madhuri moved back to India in 2011 and her husband and two kids–Arin Nene and Ryan Nene also shifted to India with her in October 2011. Most recently seen in the Netflix film The Fame Game, Madhuri has also been working on a TV show. She is one of the judges on Dance Deewane.