Padma Shri Hema ji was born in Tamil Nadu on October 16, 1948. Father name is V.S.R. Chakravarthy and her mom, Jaya a film producer.
Hema ji is a good Bharatanatyam dancer.
After performing as a dancer in a 1961 regional movie,he was rejected by Tamil Director, Sridhar, in 1964. Just 4 years Hema persisted, debuted opposite legendary showman, Raj Kapoor in 'Sapnon Ka Saudagar'.
In hindi films industry Hema ji worked as actress, director and producer, as well as a Bharatanatyam dancer-choreographer.
Top Bollywood stars like Sanjeev Kumar and Jeetendra proposed to Hema ji, but she married Dharmendra on 2 May 1980. Dharmendra, who was already married to Prakash Kaur ji , and had two sons.
In 1973 Filmfare Best Actress Award for Seeta Aur Geeta
In 1999 Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award
IN 2003 Zee Cine Award for Lifetime Achievement
In 2003 Star Screen Award for Jodi No. 1, Baghban
In 2003 Lifetime Achievement Award at the Bollywood Movie Awards.
And many award are with Hemaji
Served as Chairperson of the National Film Development Corporation (NFDC) from 2000-03.
In 2003 waHema ji was nominated to the Rajya Sabha (Parliament of India), serving on the Committee of External Affairs as an MP.
Movies of Hema ji
Sapnon Ka Saudagar
Geeta Aur Seeta