It comes from a well known and highly regarded in the family with Bollywood film industry. Her mother Tanuja and sister Tanisha are also actresses. Kajol’s father Shomu Mukherjee was a producer (he died in 2008, the day before the premiere of the film with Kajol and Ajay Devgan U Me Aur Hum). The actors have been or are her great-grandmother – Rattan Bai, grandmother – Shobhna Samarth and aunt – Nutan, they are also cousins - Sharbani Mukherjee, Rani Mukherjee and Mohnish Behl and uncles – Joy Mukherjee and Deb Mukherjee.
Kajol professional debut was a supporting role in the film Bekhudi in 1992 and since that time she appeared in 29 films, most of which were big hits. In six of them partnered actor Shah Rukh Khan, and her current husband eight Ajayowi Devganowi.
In 1995, Kajol starred in Married to the daring, the role that earned her first career Filmware Oscar Awards (Indian equivalent of the Oscars). In later years, yet it went to five statuettes for his roles in films Minsaara Kanavu (in the category of best actress from the south), Gupta: The Hidden Truth (for the best negative role, as the first woman in history), something is going on, sometimes the sun, sometimes rain and Fanaa.
In 1999, Kajol got married to actor Ajay Devgan. Their decision sparked much controversy in the environment of the stars of Bollywood. Marriage was a modest ceremony, to which were invited only family. Young couple went on a two-month honeymoon.
In 2001, after making sometimes sun, sometimes rain, at the height of popularity, decided on a 5-year break in his career. During her first pregnancy she rejected all proposals for roles, even though it had a miscarriage. But in 2002 she became pregnant again. Kajol devoted to her family and bringing up her daughter Nysa. Her break came in 2006, the role of the film Fanaa, which include images were created in Poland. She appeared in the opposite Aamir Khan.
11 April 2008 premiere was you and me. It appeared alongside her husband, Ajay Devgan, who is also a director, screenwriter and film producer.
26 November 2008 Kajol in New Delhi received the prestigious award Karmaveer Puraskaar (Indian National Award for social justice and civil action). She is very well known for its social work in India (particularly related to the education of children), and precisely for this help was appreciated. Kajol was also recently appointed a goodwill ambassador by Cherie Blair, wife of British Prime Minister Tony Blair and the president of the charity The loomba Trust. Since 2004 he is an ambassador for the charity Shiksha, which helps educate children deprived of their rights.
The year 2010 was busy for the actress. 12 February 2010 was a premiere of the film My Name Is Khan directed by Karan Johar, where it partnered with Shah Rukh Khan. After nine years of break the famous screen pair together again. The whole trio won the Filmfare Awards statuettes and Kajol caught up the same number of prizes for Best Actress with her aunt Nutan. Another film We Are Family managed to average at the box office, but she got very good reviews from critics for his acting performance. The film Toonpur Ka Superrhero the first full length animation in India, where real actors are in the world of cartoons.
In 2012, Kajol was ambassador Pratham UK charity that supports the education of children of lower social status in India.
February 24, 1999 – married to actor Ajay Devgan
April 20, 2003 – birth of daughter Nysa
April 10, 2008 – the death of her father Shomu Mukherjee
September 13, 2010 – birth of son Yuga
March 9, 2012 – the death of his uncle’s Joy Mukherjee
Appearances on television
appeared with her husband in the game show Kaun Banega Crorepati (Indian version of Millionaire), led by Amitabh Bachchan. They won 1 crore (10 million) rupees, which was sent to a hospital in Madras onkologicznemu.
episodes occurred in the Indian version of Pop Idol (Indian Idol) as a judge.
Shah Rukh Khan came together in the first episode and the final episode of the season and the Karan Johar’s Koffee with Karan.
occurred in a well-known in India program, moreover, led by her close friend, Manish Malhotra’s Show.
along with Shah Rukh Khan gave a special interview to commemorate the 500th week of showing them a great wife for daring hit in Indian cinema (which is the longest displayed an Indian film in history), while talking funny situations mentioned in the plan, and they said, how this affected their production further career and started the friendship.
starred with Aamir Khan in Fanaa For You on MTV. It was a special conversation between the actors, part of the promotion of the film Fanaa.
occurred in the second edition of Indian Idol, back in the role of judge.
Kajol performed at the Lakme India Fashion Week as a model along with Preity Zinta, presented a collection of Freedom, created by Manish Malhotra, India’s renowned designer, and actress friend privately.
appeared in the first episode of second season of Koffee with Karan and his friends from the debut Karan Something happens, that is, Rani Mukerji and Shah Rukh Khan.
with her husband Ajay Devgan appeared uncredited in the program Sa re ga pa Li’l Champs is (vocal contest for children). In the episode Valentine sat on the jury, while the final episode announces the results.
appeared with her husband Ajay Devgan in a special Valentine’s program, Celebrating Love in the CNN-IBN. Discussed the topic of love, marriage and film you and me.
Kajol took part in the Indian entertainment program Rock-N-Roll Family. She performed there with her husband Ajay Devgan and mother Tanują. Served as judges. June 14 was the final show.
Kajol officially opened the first store of Anna Singh, known in Bollywood designer. Ana frequently responsible for favorite movie actress clothes and betrayed that it was designing for Kajol gives her the most pleasure. The ceremony was attended by many celebrities (such as Aishwarya Rai, Gauri Khan, Karan Johar, Suzanne Khan).
Kajol starred in Lift Kara De, where he was leading Karan Johar. Guests of the program was 20 Bollywood’s biggest stars (including Shahrukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Salman Khan, Rani Mukherjee, Priyanka Chopra, Kareena Kapoor, Hrithik Roshan, Akshay Kumar, Sanjay Dutt). Each weekend was devoted to one of them.
Kajol with Shah Rukh Khan appeared on MTV Iggy. The program was associated with promotion of this pair last film My Name Is Khan in New York.
Kajol, Shahrukh Khan and Karan Johar starring in the Raj & Pablo Conversation BBC Asian Network in the promotion of My Name Is Khan in London.