"Upbeat birthday to the one individual who gave me all the symbols of a lady," composed Kajol in her birthday wish for mother, veteran entertainer Tanuja, who turned 77 on Wednesday. Kajol is the little girl of Tanuja and producer Shomu Mukherjee. On her mother's birthday, Kajol shared a wonderful image of herself and Tanuja and obtained a line from artist Ellie Goulding's track Army.
She composed: "'When I'm with you, I'm remaining with a military.' Happy birthday to the one individual who gave me all the symbols of a lady. Warrior, spouse, mother, sister, lady, human, and soul! Glad birthday momma. Love you to such an extent. Am interminably appreciative that you picked me for a daughter.... continuously and until the end of time. #foreveryourbaby."
Tanuja and Shomu Mukherjee's more youthful little girl, entertainer Tanishaa Mukerji, additionally posted a sweet birthday note for the Jewel Thief entertainer. She shared a collection including some uncommon and some ongoing pictures of Tanuja and expressed: "Upbeat birthday, my earth mother. You are underhandedness, You are effortless, You are love, You are in nature, You are a soul. You are my universe. Love you mother!
Tanuja, star of movies like Haathi Mere Saathi, Bandish, Anokha Rishta, Jewel Thief, Jeene Ki Raah, Suhaagan, and Swarg Narak, is additionally known for her work in Gujarati, Marathi, and Bengali films. On her birthday even, Tanishaa shared two photographs from the 1976 Gujarati film Malavpati Munj, in which Tanuja co-featured with entertainer producer Upendra Trivedi.
Tanuja was most recently seen in the 2018 Bengali film Shonar Pahar.
She has three sisters, including entertainer Nutan and one sibling. Her grandma, Rattan Bai, and auntie Nalini Jaywant were likewise entertainers. Shobhana created debut films for Tanuja and her more seasoned sister, Nutan. Her two different sisters are; Chatura, a craftsman, and Reshma, and her sibling are Jaideep, none of whom took to acting.
During the mid-1960s, Tanuja began an equal vocation in Bengali films in Kolkata. Beginning with Deya Neya (1963), where she was combined inverse Uttam Kumar. She lined it up with Anthony-Firingee (1967) and Rajkumari (1970). Tanuja had on-screen science with Soumitra Chatterjee, with whom she made a few movies, for example, Teen Bhuvaner Party (1969) and Prothom Kadam Phool. Tanuja talked her own lines in these Bengali movies.
Thereafter, Tanuja resigned from films for various years, however returned when her marriage finished. Her Pyar Ki Kahani saint Amitabh Bachchan needed to call her "bhabhi" (sister-in-law) in Khuddar (1982). She likewise assumed a supporting function in Raj Kapoor's Prem Rog
She at that point showed up in movies, for example, Saathiya (2002), Rules Pyaar Ka Superhit Formula (2003), and Khakee (2003) as a supporting entertainer. In 2008, Tanuja featured as an adjudicator alongside her little girl, Kajol, and child in-law, Ajay Devgan on Zee TV's family move arrangement Rock-N-Roll Family. In 2013, Tanuja played a widow in the Marathi film Pitruroon made by Nitish Bharadwaj. For her function as a widow, Tanuja has shaved her head to make her character look true.