Vidya Sinha (1947–2019)

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Vidya Sinha was born on November 15, 1947 in Bombay, Bombay State, India. She was an actress and producer, known for Krishna-Krishna (1986), Bodyguard (2011) and Jeeva (1986). She was married to Netaji Bhimrao Salunkhe and Venkateshwaran Iyer. She died on August 15, 2019 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. See full bio »

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Known For

Krishna-Krishna Rani Rukmini
Bodyguard Mrs. Rana
Jeeva Actress
Bharat Bhagya Vidhata Shabbir's mom


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 2015 Ishq Ka Rang Safed (TV Series)
Sushma Tripathi
- Wrong Bet (2015) ... Sushma Tripathi
 2012 Qubool Hai (TV Series)
Badi Bi (2012-2014)
 2011 Haar Jeet (TV Series)
Sahil's Daadi Maa
 2011 Bodyguard
Mrs. Rana (as Vidhya Sinha)
 2010 Malik Ek
Vishnu's Mother
 2007 Bhabhi (TV Series)
Savitri Thakral
- Episode #1.1024 (2007) ... Savitri Thakral
 2006 Kavyanjali (TV Series)
Sharmila Nanda
- The Wedding (2006) ... Sharmila Nanda
 2003 Bad Boys
 2002 Bharat Bhagya Vidhata
Shabbir's mom
 1996 Ardhangini (TV Series)
 1991 Great Target
 1987 Hiraasat
Appearance in movie clip
 1986 Bijli
Woman who gets mistaken for Manik
 1986 Jeeva
 1986 Krishna-Krishna
Rani Rukmini
 1986 Kirayadar
Mrs. Laxmi Abhyankar
 1984 Dhokebaaz
 1984 Qaidi
 1982 Raakh Aur Chingari
Meena and Salu
 1982 Adhura Aadmi
 1981 Josh
 1981 Nai Imarat
 1981 Plot No. 5
 1981 Love Story
Suman Dogra
 1981 Seth Jagdusha
 1980 Bambai Ka Maharaja
Parvati Rajendra Singh
 1980 Swayamvar
Shanti Bhargav
 1980 Saboot
 1979 Atmaram
Ranjeet's wife
 1979 Meera
Krishna Rathod
 1979 Magroor
 1979 Jeena Yahan
Guest Appearance
 1978 Atithee
Meena / Martha
 1978 Muqaddar
 1978 Sone Ka Dil Lohe Ke Haath
 1978 Tumhare Liye
 1978 Safed Jhoot
Kamla Gulati
 1978 Pati Patni Aur Woh
Sharda Chhadha
 1978 Tyaag Patra
 1978 Udeekan
 1977 Chaalu Mera Naam
Dolly / Rani / Mrs. Shyamlal
 1977 Inkaar
Geeta Choudhury
 1977 Jeevan Mukt
 1977 Kitaab
Mrs. Komal Gupta
 1977/I Mukti
Seema K. Sharma
 1977 Karm
Asha Shastri / Sadhana
 1977 Mamta
Tripti Mathur
 1976 Mera Jiwan
 1976 Chhoti Si Baat
Prabha Narayan
 1974 Hawas
Vidya Kumar
 1974 Raja Kaka
 1974 Rajnigandha
Deepa Kapoor
 1962/I Kanchenjungha (as Vidya Singh)
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Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)

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Alternate Names:

Vidya Singh | Vidhya Sinha


5' 4¼" (1.63 m)

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On why she left acting for a long time: "I did not want my daughter Jhanvi to be brought up by servants and I did not hire any servants. I brought her up singlehandedly as I did not want to miss out on her upbringing." See more »


Her personal favorite films are "Choti Si Baat" (1976) and B.R. Chopra's comedy "Pati, Patni, Aur Woh" (1977), co-starring a frequent leading man Sanjeev Kumar, whom she has stated is her favorite hero. See more »

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