Hema Malini took to Twitter to share footage from her intimate birthday celebrations. She rang in her big day at dwelling along with her husband Dharmendra, daughter Esha Deol, filmmaker Ramesh Sippy and Sanjay Khan.
The pictures confirmed Hema sporting a purple salwar go well with, with Dharmendra twinning along with her. In one of many images, he fed Esha a chunk of cake. The three additionally posed with Ramesh and Sanjay, with plates of meals mendacity in entrance of them. “Birthday celebrations at dwelling with household and few shut pals,” the put up was captioned.
As Hema turned 73 on Saturday, Esha shared a candy birthday want for her. Posting an image of them collectively, she wrote, “Joyful birthday mamma! Love you! Keep blessed, pleased & wholesome. At all times by your facet by way of thick & skinny, Your Bittu.”
Final week, Hema was seen as a particular visitor on Kaun Banega Crorepati with Ramesh. The 2 of them, together with host Amitabh Bachchan, relived recollections of their movie Sholay. Dharmendra joined in through video name and shared a number of anecdotes as effectively.
Hema made her performing debut in 1963 with the Tamil movie Idhu Sathiyam. She is thought primarily for her work in Hindi movies resembling Seeta Aur Geeta, Naseeb, Sholay, Satte Pe Satta and Baghban. She was final seen in Shimla Mirchi, which hit the theatres final yr, after an extended delay. The movie additionally starred Rajkummar Rao and Rakul Preet Singh.
Hema can also be energetic in politics. She formally grew to become part of the Bharatiya Janata Celebration (BJP) in 2004 however was one of many celebration’s star campaigners in 1999. She was a member of the Rajya Sabha between 2003 and 2009. In 2014, she made her electoral debut from Mathura and is presently a Member of Parliament (MP) from the constituency.