|Real Name||Hema Malini Chakravarty|
|Profession||Actress & Politician|
|Party||Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)|
|Political Journey||• In 1999, she campaigned for Vinod Khanna (a BJP candidate) in Gurdaspur Punjab.|
• In 2003, she was nominated as the Rajya Sabha Member by the then President of India, Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam. She served as the Rajya Sabha Member from 2003 to 2009.
• In February 2004, she officially joined the BJP.
• In 2010, she became General Secretary of BJP.
• In 2014, she became a Lok Sabha Member from Mathura Constituency after defeating Jayant Chaudhary of RLD by 3,30,743 votes.
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 168 cm|
in meters- 1.68 m
in Feet Inches- 5' 6"
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 60 Kg|
in Pounds- 132 lbs
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Date of Birth||16 October 1948|
|Age (as in 2016)||68 Years|
|Birth Place||Jeeyapuram, Tiruchirappalli district, Madras Presidency, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Libra|
|Hometown||Tiruchirappalli district, Tamil Nadu|
|School||Andhra Mahila Sabha|
Delhi Tamil Education Association Sr. Sec. School, New Delhi
|Educational Qualification||12th Drop-out|
|Debut||Film (Tamil): Idhu Sathiyam (1963, Supporting Actress)|
Film (Hindi): Sapno Ka Saudagar (1968, Lead Actress)
TV : Jai Mata Ki (2000) directed by Puneet Issar
Politics : In February 2004, when she joined BJP
|Awards||• 11 Filmfare nominations for Best Actress and won in 1972.|
• In 2000, won Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award.
• In 2000, awarded Padma Shri by the government of India.
|Family||Father- VSR Chakravarti|
Mother- Jaya Lakshmi Chakravarti
Brothers- R.K. Chakravarti, R.J. Chakravarti
|Address||43, Shakunt Plot No.17, Jaihind Society, 12th Road, JVPD Juhu, Mumbai Upnagar, Teh.-Andheri, Dist.-Mumbai, Pin-400049|
|Hobbies||Dancing, Driving, Doing Yoga|
|Controversies||• A controversy was created when she was allotted a 2,000-square-metre plot for 70000 rupees only (the market price for the same was more than 50 crore rupes) to run a dance class in the Andheri area of Mumbai by the BJP-led Government.|
• She was also criticized for her tweet about the Vrindavan widows in which she said widows from Bihar and West Bengal should not come to Vrindavan.
• In 2015, she attracted a controversy when a 2-year-old girl succumbed to her injuries after Hema's Mercedes rammed into an Alto car on the Yamuna Expressway near Agra.
• She has also been criticized for her low-attendance in the Parliament.
|Favourite Author||Erle Stanley Gardner (American Author)|
|Favourite Food/Beverages||Rice with Rasam, Green Tea, Curd|
|Favourite Actor||Dharmendra, Shah Rukh Khan|
|Favourite Actress||Kareena Kapoor, Aishwarya Rai|
|Boys, Affairs and More|
|Affairs/Boyfriends||Jeetendra, Actor (1970s)|
Dharmendra, Actor (Mid-1970-present)
|Marriage Date||2 May 1980|
|Children||Daughters- Esha Deol, Ahana Deol|
Vijayta Deol (step-daughter), Ajeeta Deol (step-daughter)
Sons- Sunny Deol (step-son), Bobby Deol (step-son)
|Net Worth||178 Crore INR (as in 2014)|