Many actresses shaped the Bollywood with their acting and style in the 70s and 80s. These actresses have started the trends and fashion in the industry. The charm and grace of these beautiful ladies always remained evergreen just like their movies.
Truly, the golden era of Bollywood has seen many actresses who are much more than just pretty faces.
Most of those actresses have seen her career height when they were surrounded by fans until some new actresses have taken their place and they happily faded away from this dazzling spotlight of the Bollywood industry.
Here, we summoned these yesteryear actresses and their family life. Check out this article to know the children of yesteryear’s Bollywood actresses and what they are doing now.
Mumtaz – Natasha and Tanya Madhwani
Mumtaz is one of the most famous actresses from Bollywood’s golden era.
You can easily identify her with her facial expressions that became a signature act to represent the 70s of Bollywood. She started her acting career as a child artist in Soni Ki Chidiya (1958).
She became a star after the release of Raj Kapoor’s Do Raaste (1969). Mumtaz got married to Ugandan Businessman later and had two gorgeous daughters named Tanya and Natasha.
While Tanya is settled in London, Natasha is happily married to actor Fardeen Khan.
Vyjanthimala – Suchindra Bali
Vyjanthimala was the bankable actress of her time, and she is known for delivering many superhits films in a line. She got married to Dr. Chamanlal Bali back in 1986.
Later the couple became proud parents of a son Suchindra Bali. Little you know that Suchindra pursued acting in the Tamil cinema and has been part of many hit films.
Zeenat Aman – Azaan and Zahaan Khan
Zeenat Aman might not lucky enough in her love life but she had had a wonderful acting career in Bollywood. Zeenat suffered from two unsuccessful troubled marriages and has two sons.
Zeenat is very fond of her kids and often said in her interview that her kids are like her lifelines.
While Zeenat is still a beauty in Bollywood, Azaan is a filmmaker and Zahaan is pursuing Music as a career.
Poonam Dhillon – Paloma Thakeria, Anmol Thakeria
Poonam Dhillon is the former Miss India and has been part of many movies that released in the 80s.
She has two kids Paloma Thakeria and Anmol Thakeria. Back in 2017, It was rumored that Sanjay Leela Bhansali would launch Anmol Thakeria.
Moreover, Paloma Thakeria is as ravishing as her mother and it is speculating that she might make her Bollywood debut soon.
Nutan – Mohnish Bahl
Nutan is one of the bold actresses of her time. She has done many great films. The diva got married to a Naval Lieutenant commander Rajnish Bahl back in 1959.
While the actress is still respectable in the industry, her son Mohnish Bahl is also a critically acclaimed actor.
Mohnish has been part of some blockbuster films and famous for playing all the characters in Sooraj Barjatya movies.
Waheeda Rehman – Sohail Rekhi, Kashvi Rekhi
Waheeda Rehman’s name is included as one of the prettiest faces of Bollywood.
She got married to actor Kamaljeet and had two sons. While Waheeda Ji still featured in some Bollywood movies, her sons Sohail and Kashvi both became writers.
Meenakshi Seshadri – Josh, Matt, Kendra Mysore
Meenakshi Seshadri is a famous Bollywood actress who has worked with all the top actors and directors working in the 80s. She shifted to New York after her marriage with Investment banker Harish Mysore.
The actress left acting but she continued with her dancing passion and started teaching Kathak, Bharatanatyam, and Odissi. The couple has 3 children who are named Kendra, Josh, and Matt.
Nirupa Roy – Yogesh Roy, Kiran Roy
Nirupa Roy is famous for playing the mother in Bollywood. She got married to Kamal Roy at the age of 15. She had two sons Yogesh Roy and Kiran Roy.
It has been in the news that both the brothers fought for the property after the death of Nirupa Roy.
Suchitra Sen – Moon Moon Sen
Suchitra Sen won Silver Prize for playing a disillusioned alcoholic in Saptapadi.
She got married in 1947 with Dibanath Sen who was the son of a wealthy industrialist Adinath Sen. Their daughter Moon Moon Sen became an actress as well.
Vidya Sinha – Jhanvi Iyer
Vidya Sinha has been part of many hit films like Rajnigandha, Pati Patni Aur Woh, and Bodyguard.
She married her neighbor Benkateshwaran Iyer in 1968, and next year after her marriage she adopted a daughter Jhanvi.