[58][60] At the 45th National Film Awards, the film won three awards, including the Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment. [164] It was the fourth-highest-grossing film of the year in India. Speaking about the issue she said: "Elephants are one of my favourite animals and I love them.

I found the right person, I wanted to get married and I did. [7][185] In 2000, the Guinness World Records book featured her as the highest paid Indian actress. "[200] Baradwaj Rangan labelled her as "the last of the all-in-one female stars who could do drama and comedy and dance. Madhuri was paid more fees than Salman Khan for the film Hum Aapke Hain Koun. Who overshadowed her heroes. Her song titled Ek do teen, from this movie was a smash hit and still reflected as the classic ones. She wore a Ghaghra in the song Kahe Ched Ched Mohe in Devdas which weighed 30 kg. Since the mid 1990s to early 2000s, she performed at the "Madhuri Dixit Live" concert in India, the Middle East and United States. [33] Rediff.com opined that Dixit added "touching vulnerability and soft focus appeal to the heavy duty proceedings". I have grown up here in Mumbai so for me it is like coming back home.

[237][238] Her look and performances have established her as a style icon. [27][77] Dixit's first release of 2002 was the love triangle Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam opposite Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan, where she played Radha whose married life blemishes when she gets obsessed with the career of her friend.

She learned Kathak for eight years and developed a lifelong passion for the art form. (1994), and Dil To Pagal Hai (1997). After a 10-year hiatus, she returned to Bollywood to revive her career again. In 1994, Dixit starred in Rahul Rawail's psychological thriller Anjaam, which marked her first of many collaborations with Shah Rukh Khan. I was over the moon.

She finds exercising in a gym to be boring and monotonous therefore, the actress chooses to dance her way to a healthy body, mind, and soul. The love interest of Vivien is played by Stephen Rea in the show. ", "IBN Poll: Sridevi voted greatest Indian actress in 100 years", "Filmstars take advantage of their star appeal, hike prices", "Let's get to know Madhuri Dixit better! [108] Dedh Ishqiya earned little at the box-office. [172] She continued endorsing the safety of the product on Twitter, even when food regulators had already found more than 17 times the permissible limits of lead and the product was banned.

Dixit's portrayal of Nisha, who falls in love with Prem (Khan's character) but their plans to be together are put in jeopardy when Nisha's sister dies, fetched her a third Filmfare Best Actress Award and her first Screen Award for Best Actress.

[58], Dixit's fifth and final release of 1997 was Yash Chopra's musical romantic drama Dil To Pagal Hai. [233][234][235][236] She featured in The Times of India's list of 50 Beautiful Faces of cinema and Hindustan Times called her "a classic Indian beauty". [27] Dixit collaborated with Trimurti Films for the action thriller Tridev which featured an ensemble cast (Sunny Deol, Naseeruddin Shah, Jackie Shroff, Sangeeta Bijlani, Sonam and Amrish Puri).

Born and raised in Bombay, Dixit initially aspired to study microbiology, but discontinued her studies when she received offers for film roles and made her acting debut in 1984 with a leading role in the drama Abodh.