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Shabana Azmi

Shabana Azmi an Indian film, television, theater actress par excellence. She is also an alumna of the Film and Television Institute of India of Pune. She is considered one of the finest actresses in India. She is a social and women's rights activist, a Goodwill Ambassador of the United Nations Population Fund (UNPFA), and a member of the Rajya Sabha, the Indian parliament.


Shabana Azmi
Name: Shabana Azmi
DOB: 18 September 1950
Nationality : Indian
Profession: Actress
More about Shabana Azmi :

She is a graduate degree holder in Psychology from St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai, and followed it with a course in acting at the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune. She did her schooling from the premier girl's school, Queen Mary School, Mumbai. She is married to Indian poet and screenwriter Javed Akhtar.

In 1974, she made her Bollywood debut and became one of the leading versatile actresses of parallel cinema. She debuted on the small screen in a soap opera titled Anupama. Her incredible and diversified performances in films have earned her praise and awards. So far she has Five National Film Award for Best Actress and several International honors to her credit. She has also received four Filmfare Awards.

In her decade’s long career, Azmi has appeared in over 120 Hindi films in both mainstream and independent cinema, and since 1988 she has acted in several foreign projects. Some of her notable films include Shyam Benegal's Nishant (1975), Junoon (1978), Susman (1986), and Antarnaad (1992), Mahesh Bhatt’s Arth, Vinay Shukla’s Godmother, Amar Akbar Anthony, and Parvarish. Her Hollywood films include John Schlesinger’s Madame Sousatzka (1988) and Roland Joffe’s City of Joy (1992).

Shabana Azmi owns Mijwan Welfare Society (MWS) an NGO, founded by late Kaifi Azmi in 1993, works for the empowerment of women in small villages to make real progress of the country.

 
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