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Preeti Ganguly

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Nationality  Indian
Role  Actress
Other names  Palu

Occupation  Actress
Parents  Ashok Kumar, Shobha Devi
Name  Preeti Ganguly
Nieces  Anuradha Patel
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Born  17 May 1953 (age 59) (1953-05-17) Mumbai
Known for  Comic roles in Hindi cinema
Siblings  Bharti Jaffrey, Aroop Ganguly, Rupa Ganguly
Cousins  Amit Kumar, Shomu Mukherjee, Joy Mukherjee, Deb Mukherjee, Sumit Kumar
Similar People  Ashok Kumar, Deven Verma, Roopa Ganguly, Anuradha Patel, Basu Chatterjee
Died  2 December 2012 (aged 59) Mumbai

Preeti ganguly Biography | Daughter of Ashok Kumar


Preeti Ganguly (May 17, 1953 – December 2, 2012) was an Indian actress who played several comic roles in Bollywood in the 1970s and 1980s. She was the daughter of veteran Indian actor Ashok Kumar, and part of the Ganguly family. She is best known for her comic role as Freni Sethna, the die-hard Amitabh Bachchan fan in Basu Chatterjee's Khatta Meetha (1978).

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After she lost some 50 kg, her film roles dwindled and later in 1993, she started an acting school named after her father, 'Ashok Kumar's Academy of Dramatic Arts' in Mumbai, where he also took film appreciation classes. Years later, she appeared in Emraan Hashmi starrer, Aashiq Banaya Aapne (2005).

Personal life

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Actor Deven Verma is married to her elder sister Rupa Ganguly. Her brother, Aroop Kumar, appeared in only one film, Bezuban, released in 1962. Kishore Kumar, and actor Anoop Kumar are her uncles and her aunt is Sati Devi, married to Sashadhar Mukherjee (brother of Subodh Mukherjee) of the Mukherjee-Samarth family.

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Preeti died of a cardiac arrest in Mumbai on December 2, 2012.

Selected filmography

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  • Aashiq Banaya Aapne (2005)
  • Tohfa Mohabbat Ka (1988)
  • Uttar Dakshin (1987)
  • Kranti (1981)
  • Thodisi Bewafai (1980)
  • Jhoota Kahin Ka (1979)
  • Dillagi (1978)
  • Khatta Meetha (1978)
  • Chor Ke Ghar Chor (1978)
  • Damaad (1978)
  • Aahuti (1978)
  • Ankh Ka Tara (1978)
  • Anmol Tasveer (1978)
  • Dillagi (1978)
  • Aashiq Hoon Baharon Ka (1977)
  • Anurodh (1977) ...Manjeet
  • Saheb Bahadur (1977)
  • Balika Badhu (1976)
  • Khel Khel Mein (1975)
  • Rani Aur Lalpari (1975)
  • Dhuen Ki Lakeer (1974)

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    References

    Preeti Ganguly Wikipedia


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