Rita Bhaduri Age, Death Cause, Husband, Family, Biography & More

Rita Bhaduri

Real Name Rita Bhaduri
Famous Role "Imarti Devi" (Babbu's grandmother) in Star Bharat's serial 'Nimki Mukhiya'
Rita Bhaduri as Imarti Devi (Babbu's grandmother) in Star Bharat's serial Nimki Mukhiya
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 155 cm
in meters- 1.55 m
in feet inches- 5’ 1”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 55 kg
in pounds- 121 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourSalt & Pepper
Personal Life
Date of Birth4 November 1955
BirthplaceLucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
Date of Death17 July 2018
Place of DeathSujay Hospital, Vile Parle, Mumbai
Age (at the time of death)62 Years
Death CauseCardiac Arrest
Zodiac sign/Sun signScorpio
HometownLucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
SchoolNot Known
College/InstituteFilm and Television Institute of India (FTII)
Educational QualificationAn FTII Course
DebutFilm: Teri Talash Mein (1968)
TV: Zindagi (1987)
CasteBarendra Brahmin
Food HabitNon-vegetarian
HobbiesCooking, Dancing
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital StatusNot Known
Affair/BoyfriendNavin Nischol (Actor)
Rita Bhaduri - Navin Nischol
Husband/SpouseNot Known
ChildrenNot Known
ParentsFather- Name Not Known
Mother- Chandrima Bhaduri (Actress)
Rita Bhaduri's mother
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodFish
Favourite ActorAamir Khan, Ranbir Kapoor, John Abraham
Favourite ActressesVidya Balan, Priyanka Chopra, Divyanka Tripathi
Favourite ActivistAnna Hazare
Favourite Singer/Musician(s)A. R. Rahman, Alka Yagnik, Rekha Bhardwaj
Favourite WriterGulzar
Favourite Athlete(s)Mary Kom, Saina Nehwal
Favourite DestinationJaipur

Rita Bhaduri

Some Lesser Known Facts About Rita Bhaduri

  • Rita was born into a middle-class Bengali family.
  • Being born to an actress mother, she was always fascinated by acting.
  • She was from the 1973 batch of the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune and her batch included actress, Zarina Wahab.
  • Kamal Haasan made his Malayalam film debut in ‘Kanyakumar’ (1974) alongside Rita.

  • She had an acting career of over 5 decades, where she played pivotal supporting roles in films like- Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa, Kya Kehna, Dil Vil Pyar Vyar and “Main Madhuri Dixit Banna Chahti Hoon.
  • Despite being a Bengali, she had tasted a good amount of success in Gujarati films.
  • Since the early 1990s, she was more seen the television and acclaimed fame by playing roles of a mother or grandmother in shows like- Hasratein, Sarabhai vs Sarabhai, Khichdi, Ek Nayi Pehchaan, Amanat, Ek Mahal Ho Sapnon Ka, and Kumkum.
  • In the latter part of her acting career, she was more inclined towards the television because she found that there is more scope for women-centric roles in television than Bollywood.
  • Her name is often confused with Jaya Bachchan‘s sister Rita Bhaduri Verma.
  • She was suffering from kidney ailment and had to go for dialysis every alternate day and was at the Sujay Hospital in Vile Parle, Mumbai for a week and was fighting her kidney ailment. On 17 July, at around 1:45 am, she took her last breath after a cardiac arrest.
  • She was last seen in Star Bharat’s popular serial ‘Nimki Mukhiya’ as “Imarti Devi,” the grandmother of Abhishek Sharma or “Babbu.”