Jaya Bachchan

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In April 1948 Jabalpur-based, Bengali-speaking Indira and Tarun Kumar Bhaduri were blessed with a child they named Jaya, and enrolled in the St. Joseph's Convent School in Bhopal. Her acting career started when she was 15 in a Bengali film Mahanagar. She became an actress in her own right in Bollywood after the release of Guddi. She went on to star... See full bio »

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Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham... Nandini Raichand
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 2005 Views of the Inner Chamber (producer - as Jaya Bhaduri)
 1993-1994 Dekh Bhai Dekh (TV Series) (producer - 66 episodes)
- The Final Episode (1994) ... (producer)
- Detective Chachi (1994) ... (producer)
- Sageer Deewana Jingle Writer (1994) ... (producer)
- Charming Madan Visits The Diwans (1994) ... (producer)
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Alternate Names:

Jaya Amitabh Bachchan | Jaya Bhaduri | Jaya Amitabh Srivastav


5' 2" (1.57 m)


Amitabh Bachchan  (2 children)


Tarun Kumar Bhaduri


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Always mistaken as actress Rita Badhuri's sister because Jaya has a sister named "Rita". See more »

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