I never went away: Madhuri Dixit


Actor Madhuri Dixit, who ruled the 80’s and 90’s, feels that contrary to the perception that her contemporary heroines are faded in oblivion, they are in fact going strong even today. Madhuri, whose item song ‘Ghagra’ with Ranbir Kapoor topped the charts recently, is one of the judges in the
dance reality show Jhalak Dikhla Jaa and has two films, in her kitty.

Even though actors Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, Aamir Khan, Akshay Kumar and Ajay Devgn, all in their 40’s, are active in Bollywood even today, heroines who starred opposite them in their heydays either faded away from arc lights or are content playing character roles. But Mads believes it is not the case.

“It is great to see all actors up there. They all have worked hard. Juhi Chawla, Kajol, Sridevi all are doing wonderful work today. One should not generalise that actresses of our