Happy birthday Madhuri Dixit: Her top 10 movies

  • Aaja Nachle
    The musical Aaja Nachle was Madhuri's comeback. Madhuri showed everybody that she still was the dancing queen.

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  • Devdas
    Madhuri played the role of Chandramukhi in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Devdas. She stunned everyone with her performance and graceful moves in the film.

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  • Gaja Gamini
    M.F. Hussain's film Gaja Gamini showed the artistic side of Madhuri Dixit. The movie was about inspiring artists of all kinds, to interact and influence the West.

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  • Dil toh Pagal Hai
    Madhuri played the role of Pooja in Dil toh Pagal Hai. The Yash Chopra romance explored the love triangle of Madhuri, SRK and Karisma Kapur.

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  • Hum Aapke Hain Kaun
    Hum Aapke Hain Kaun was no less than a wedding album where Madhuri essayed her role perfectly. She played the part of Nisha who falls in love with Prem (Salman Khan) and the drama unfolds.

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  • Anjaam
    For the first time Madhuri and Shah Rukh Khan came together on screen. Madhuri played a grey-shaded character. She was critically acclaimed for her taut performance in the film.

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  • Dil
    Dil helped establish Madhuri as a complete actor. All doubts were quelled. Paired opposite Aamir Khan, she matched his every move. The film won her many accolades including her first Filmfare Award.

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  • Ram Lakhan
    In Ram Lakhan, Madhuri did not have much of a role but, she still managed to capture everybody's attention. She looked absolutely pretty in the film.

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  • Tezaab
    Tezaab made Madhuri an overnight star. The nation was mesmerized and till date we have not seen such magic as she essayed her role of an item girl with natural ease.

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  • The dancing queen of Bollywood, Madhuri Dixit has won many hearts starting from the likes of Ranbir Kapoor to the late M.F. Hussain. An actor par excellence with enviable dancing skills, she still makes millions of hearts go dhak-dhak. On her birthday let's browse through her top 10 films.


    Madhuri made her debut with the marriage drama Abodh. The story talked about a girl who is clueless about sex and marriage. She was only 16 when the filming started. She created enough buzz to catapult her into stardom years later.

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