rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 
Rediff.com  » Movies » Think you know Kajol?

Think you know Kajol?

August 05, 2005 18:58 IST
Bollywood's favourite actress Kajol celebrates her birthday today.

And the good news is she has finally announced a comeback, in Kunal Kohli's next film, opposite Aamir Khan.

Test your knowledge of the feisty actress:

1. Name Kajol's daughter.
a. Aliya
b. Vanessa
c. Nysa

2. Which was Kajol's first film?
a. Baazigar
b. Bekhudi
c. Yeh Dillagi

Wrong! Try again..
Wrong!
The correct answer is B.
Did you know? Kajol started her career with this flop, but her acting was still appreciated in the film. She was just 16 at the time. The film led her to successes like Baazigar and Yeh Dillagi. After blockbusters like Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge and Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Kajol shot to the top.
Correct!
Did you know? Kajol started her career with this flop but her acting was still appreciated in the film. She was just 16 at the time. The film led her to successes like Baazigar and Yeh Dillagi. After blockbusters like Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge and Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Kajol shot to the top.

3. Which famous actress is Kajol's mother?
a. Tanuja
b. Shobhana Samarth
c. Nutan

Wrong! Try again..
Wrong! The correct answer is A.
Did you know? Kajol carries forward a deep-rooted familial tradition of great actresses. Shobhana Samarth, her grandmother, was one of the best actresses of her time. And there is little that has not been said about her superbly talented aunt, the beautiful Nutan. Her mother Tanuja was critically acclaimed as a powerful, realistic actress, and Kajol's cousin Rani Mukerji is the heroine currently ruling Bollywood.
Correct!
Did you know? Kajol carries forward a deep-rooted familial tradition of great actresses. Shobhana Samarth, her grandmother, was one of the best actresses of her time. And there is little that has not been said about her superbly talented aunt, the beautiful Nutan. Her mother Tanuja was critically acclaimed as a powerful, realistic actress, and Kajol's cousin Rani Mukerji is the heroine currently ruling Bollywood.

4. What is Kajol's maiden name?
a. Sircar
b. Banerjee
c. Mukherjee

Wrong! Try again..
Wrong! The correct answer is C.
Did you know? Kajol loathes the idea of being treated as a celebrity, and strives for as ordinary a life as possible. As a result, she's often rude to her adoring fans. She considers acting a hobby, and has frequently stated that she would leave the industry, without regret.
Correct!
Did you know? Kajol loathes the idea of being treated as a celebrity, and strives for as ordinary a life as possible. As a result, she's often rude to her adoring fans. She considers acting a hobby, and has frequently stated that she would leave the industry, without regret.

5. In which Karan Johar film does Kajol have a special appearance?
a. Kal Ho Naa Ho
b. Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham
c. Kuch Kuch Hota Hai

Wrong! Try again..
Wrong! The correct answer is A.
Did you know? Kajol's best on-screen pairing is with Shah Rukh Khan. Their terrific chemistry has ensured that each of their five films together -- Baazigar, Karan Arjun, Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai and Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham -- have been superhits.

Correct!
Did you know? Kajol's best on-screen pairing is with Shah Rukh Khan. Their terrific chemistry has ensured that each of their five films together -- Baazigar, Karan Arjun, Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai and Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham -- have been superhits.

This quiz is best viewed in Internet Explorer and Netscape above version 6.0

Compiled by Patcy N
Image: Uday Kuckian