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Madhuri Dixit Net Worth

Updated January 2, 2020
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How much is Madhuri Dixit worth? $35 million

How did Madhuri Dixit earn her money and wealth?

Madhuri Dixit is a popular Bollywood actress who was born on the 15th of May in 1967 in the Maharashtrian city of Mumbai. She did her schooling at Divine Child High School and pursued her degree in Microbiology at Mumbai University. She studied dance since the age of 3 and is a well-versed kathak dancer.

In the year 1984 Madhuri Dixit debuted on the big screen with Rajshri Productions’movie Abodh opposite Tapas Paul. After a not so well-to-do movie in 1985, Dixit appeared in the movies Swati and Manav Hatya in 1986. In the year 1989 Dixit got her big break with N. Chandra’s romantic thriller Tezaab opposite Anil Kapoor. The film went on to become the highest grossing movie of the year and Dixit gained much appreciation for her portrayal of Mohini and was nominated in the category of Best Actress Award at the Filmfare Awards.

In the same year, Madhuri Dixit appeared in Subhash Ghai’s drama Ram Lakhan wherein she was once again paired opposite Anil Kapoor. The movie became a super hit and grossed at the second spot that year. The pairing of Anil Kapoor and Madhuri Dixit became a sensation during the time and the duo appeared in a series of commercially massive hits like Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s Parinda, Kishen Kanhaiya, Jamai Raja, Pratikaar, Dil Tera Ashiq, Pukar, Hifazat and Gharwali Baharwali. Rajiv Rai’s multi starer movie Tridev that cast Dixit alongside Naseeruddin Shah, Jackie Shroff, Suny Deol and Amrish Puri became that year’s third highest grossing film.

It was in the year 1990 that the film Dil that starred Madhuri Dixit opposite Aamir Khan hit the theatres. Dixit’s mesmerizing portrayal of a rich and arrogant girl who married a poorer boy went on to be the biggest box office hit of the year and won Madhuri her first ever Filmfare Award for the Best Actress. She then went on to act opposite Sanjay Dutt in Saajan that gain was a box office hit. The year 1990 remarked the rise of Madhuri Dixit as one of the leading ladies of Bollywood with numerous hits and many award nominations. Other hit movies of Madhuri Dixit include Beta, Prem Deewane, Khel, Khalnayak, Anjaam, Koyla, Pukar, and Devdas. To her list of accolades, Dixit has 6 Filmfare Awards.

Madhuri Dixit is applauded for exemplary dancing skills throughout the Bollywood industry and is a professional dancer of various forms.

What are the highest grossing movies of Madhuri Dixit?

  1.       Dil To Pagal Hai (1997) – $11.2 million     
  2.       Devdas (2002) – $3.50 million
  3.       Hum Aapke Hain Koun (1994) – 1.35 million
  4.       Khal Nayak (1993) – $335,400

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