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She acted opposite leading actors like Rishi Kapoor, Mithun Chakraborthy & Rakesh Roshan.

She was chosen by Ace Film Maker Nasir Hussain for his romantic comedy Hum kisise Kum Nahin (1977) after his regular heroine Asha Parekh retired from the leading lady position.

Born into a middle class Maharashtrian Brahmin family, she always aspired to be a Bollywood Actress.

Currently lives with her Husband & Kids in Amsterdam. [January 2010]

Worked at Emporium retail store in the 1980s.

Brother named Ravi Kulkarni.

Two years after starring in Nasir Hussain's film Hum Kisise Kum Naheen (1977), she told a journalist that she lost out on films, because the film producers were under the mistaken belief that she was still under contract to Hussain. She lost Through the Eyelashes (1978) to Ranjeeta Kaur who earned a Filmfare nomination, and Balika Badhu (1976) to Rajni Sharma.

Her Hum Kisise Kum Naheen (1977) filmmaker Nasir Hussain had cast her, along with his two previous hit heroines Asha Parekh and Zeenat Aman in Zabardast (1985) in 1979. But he had second thoughts about the story and temporarily shelved the film and when he picked it up again a few years later, he cast three other actresses instead, but it still didn't become a hit.

Uncle was a assistant director in films.

Husband is a dutch doctor named Mahajan originally from London. They have 2 daughter's named Meenakshi and Sudakshini . The are in The Hague,Netherlands.