Shobhna Samarth (1915-2000) is a Bollywood Actress
known for the movies Nigah-E-Nafrat
(1935), Ratan Manjari
|Name||Shobhna Samarth (शोभना समर्थ)|
|Other Names||Saroj Shilotri|
|Date Of Birth|| 1915|
|Age||(Age at Death: 84 years 1 months 9 days)|
|Date Of Death||9 February 2000|
|Place Of Death||Pune, Maharashtra, India|
|Mother||Rattan Bai |
|Father||P.S. Shilotri |
|Daughters||Nutan(actress) , Chatura Samarth(artist) , Tanuja(actress) |
|Husband||Kumarsen Samarth(director and cinematographer) |
|Granddaughter||Kajol(Kajol is married to actor Ajay Devgan) , Tanisha Mukherjee |
Shobhna Samarth was a Marathi actress who began her career in the early days of talkie movies in the Indian film industry, and continued in lead roles into the 1950s.
She started in Marathi cinema. Her first Hindi film, Nigahen Nafrat was released in 1935. She is best remembered for her portrayal of Sita in Ram Rajya (1943).
She later produced and directed a pair of movies that launched the careers of her daughters, Nutan and Tanuja.
Interesting Facts and Trivia
- Samarth won a Filmfare Special Award in 1996.
Shobhna Samarth: Filmography (2)