Having spent more than a decade in the Indian film Industry, she has clearly left a mark in Bollywood over the years with her remarkable performances. As the Mardaani actor turns 37 today, here is a list of movies that have outshined her contemporaries.
The movie raises the issue of human trafficking. Rani plays a brave and sincere police officer Shivani Shivaji Roy. She not only played the role to utmost perfection, she also managed to hold the character in the movie so well that the movie also saw commercial success.
No one can forget her role of a deaf and dumb girl in Sanjay leela Bhansali’s Black. Being considered one of her best performances, she went completely de-glam for the role. The movie won the National Award for Best Feature Film in Hindi (2006) and helped her establish as one of the most talented beauties of the B-town.
No One Killed Jessica (2011)
Playing a television journalist, Rani refreshed the country’s memory about high profile murder of model Jessica Lall. Directed by Rajkumar Gupta, the movie saw the Paheli actor portraying a strong female journalist fighting for justice.
Hum Tum (2004)
In this film, Rani played the role of a girl who falls in love with a man (Saif Ali Khan) of exactly opposite nature. The movie won various awards, including a Filmfare Best Actress award for Rani Mukerji.
Rani essayed the role of Suhani Sharma which became very popular among the youth. The movie was a hit and Rani also bagged the Filmfare Best Actress Critics Award.