Rekha Age, Husband, Movies, Awards, Affairs & Unknown Facts

About Rekha

Rekha is one of the most famous celebrities in the Bollywood industry who is well known as an evergreen superstar and Beauty Queen who portrayed movies in different roles, languages, and with all heroes of 80s,90s, and 20s. She gave her 50 years to the Bollywood industry and more than 180 movies. Rekha is well known for her versatility due to which she is one of the finest actresses in Indian cinema.

Biography Rekha

This is the story of such a kind of actress who becomes a beauty queen and evergreen actress, her whole life full of controversies, and success. In the Bollywood industry 70s, s*x symbol Rekha’s childhood was also full of controversies. Rekha’s full name is Bhanurekha Ganesan and her reel name is Rekha she was born on 10 October 1954, at Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India and her current age is 66 years as of 2021. She lives in Hyderabad and Maharashtra. Nationality of Indian.

Rekha Body Measurements

Rekha looks tall with pretends her height 5’6″ | 1.65m and weight is approx 60 kg | 132 lbs, She looks gorgeous with beautiful Brown eyes and silky long black hair. She maintains herself by doing daily yoga and keeps fit her body with exercise, her body measurement is 34-28-34 inches, breast size is 34 inches, waist size is 28 inches, and hips 34 inches.

Rekha Family Background

Father Gemini Ganeshan was the superstar of the Tamil film industry and her mother Pushpavali was also an actress in Telugu movies. When Rekha was born, it was revealed that her parents were not married. For a long time, her father did not give his name to Rekha.

Rekha has a sister named Radha and five half-sisters, named Kamala Selvaraj, Jaya Sreedhar, Vijaya Chamundeshwari Revathi Swaminathan, and Narayani Ganesh.

Half-brother named Sathish Kumar Ganesan.

When she becomes a superstar she expresses her anger in front of the media against her father.

Rekha Education

She did her school education at Sacred Heart Girl’s Anglo-Indian High School. She completed her school education at Church Park Convent, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, and her further education has not been revealed.

Rekha’s Marital Status & Affairs

Love Angle with Amitabh Bachhan, Both want to get engaged to each other and decided to married. But Amitabh’s father is not acceptable. Amitabh’s father liked Jaya Bhaduri for him due to which Big B and
Rekha’s love story ended here.

After the breakup in love with Big B, she got married to famous businessman Mukesh Aggarwal. After one year when both were in London, her husband committed suicide. After two years it news came out that she got married to Vinod Mehra, but she never accepted this relationship in front of the media and other platforms. But most events she looks at with her sindoor is telling that she is still in tremendous love with Amitabh, this question, answer only be given by us Rekha.

With these up-and-down life challenges, she never gives up and has made a place in the heart of every young person.

Rekha Career

She started her career in the Telugu movie name Rangula Ratnam1966 as a child actress. She likes acting since her childhood. Debut movie Godali CID which is a Kannada movie, and Hindi debut movie from Sawan Bhadon in 1970. For her first movie and not having good knowledge of Hindi, the audience appreciates her talent very much.

From the movie in Ghar,1978 she got a new image in Bollywood industry and on behalf of better performance, potryaing she first time nominated for a Filmfare Award. In the movie Ghar 1978, Rekha played a rape victim role.

Other than this, movies Do Anjane, Dharm Karam, Khoon Pasina, Mukaddar Ka Sikandar, Kasme Vaade, and Parmatma like movies Rekha gave better performances.

In 1980, Umrav Jaan’s movie became a blockbuster, this movie not only appreciated her talent but also liked by people. For this movie, she was honored with a National Filmfare Award.

After that in 1981, the movie Silsila the starrer with Amitabh Bachchan even liked by people. With this movie, the rumors of their affair also inflamed in the Bollywood industry. At the box office, this movie was average but people liked those couples who love chemistry.

Rekha Awards and Honors

She was honored by different awards on behalf of her different talents and performances. Padma Shri, Best Villan, Lifetime Achievement Award, Indian Cinema-Female, Best Supporting Actress, Filmfare Award National Filmfare Awards, and many more.

Rekha won in her filmy career three times Filmfare Award.

1st in 1988, Khoon Bhari Maang and 2nd in 1989, for film Khubsoorat.
She was awarded Lifetime Achievement by Filmfare, given in 2003. Besides that her better contribution to the cinema industry in 2010, she was honored with the Government of India, Award Padma Shri.

Rekha Upcoming Movies


Rekha Networth

Her net worth is approx. $ 40 million as of 2019.

Favorite Things

Favorite Actor: Dilip Kumar
Favorite Actress: Kangana Ranaut
Favorite Color: Golden and Red

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Rekha Biography

Born Name Bhanurekha Ganesan
Nickname Rekha, The Bollywood Queen, Rekhaji, Madame X, Ageless Beauty
Profession Actress, Dancer
Current Age (as on 2021) 66 years
Date of Birth 10 October 1954
Birth Place Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Hometown Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Nationality Indian
Hobbies Travelling, Singing and Dancing
Caste Hinduism
Nationality Indian

Rekha Family Details

Father Gemini Ganeshan – Tamil Actor
Mother Pushpavali Actress
Brother Half Brother – Sathish Kumar Ganesan
Sister Radha
Other Relatives Five half-sisters, named Kamala Selvaraj, Jaya Sreedhar, Vijaya Chamundeshwari Revathi Swaminathan, and Narayani Ganesh

Rekha Height Weight & Body Measurements

Height (in Feet-Inches) 5′ 6″
Height (in Meters) 1.65 m
Height (in Centimeters) 165 cm
Weight (in Kilograms) 60 kg
Weight (in Pounds) 132 lbs
Breast Size 34 Inches
Waist Size 28 Inches
Hip Size 34 Inches
Bra Size 34B
Shoe Size  10 (US)
Body Shape Hourglass
Figure Measurements 34-28-34 inches
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Brown
S*xual Orientation Straight
Body Shape Hourglass

Rekha Career

Debut Movie Telugu Movie Rangula Ratnam1966 (Child Actor)

Kannada Movie- Jackpot Nalli C.I.D 999 (1969)

Hindi – Sawan Bhadon in 1970

TV Shows Not Available

Rekha Education

Educational Qualification Unknown
School Sacred Heart Girl’s Anglo Indian High School

Church Park Convent, Chennai, Tamil Nadu

College Unknown
University Unknown

Rekha Marital Status

Marital Status Divorced
Spouse/Partner Late. Vinod Mehra, Late. Mukesh Agarwal
Affairs/Dating/Relation Gaurav Arora (Model & Actor)
Sushant Singh Rajput (Actor- No More)
Children n/a

Rekha Net Worth

Net Worth $ 40 million
Salary Unknown

Rekha Address

House Address Sea Spring, Bungalow No.2, B.J. Road, Bandra (West), Mumbai
Phone Number N/a

Rekha Favorite Things And Hobbies

Hobbies Writing Poetry, Making Charcoal Sketches
Likes Not Known
Dislikes Not Known
Favorite Color Golden and Red
Favorite Film Unknown
Favorite Actors Dilip Kumar
Favorite Actresses Kangana Ranaut

Rekha Social Profile

Facebook Rekah-Rekha
IMdb IMdb
Instagram Instagram
Website Rekhathediva
Wiki Rekha WIki

Rekha Twitter Handle

Rekha Unknown Facts

She is the daughter of Telugu actor Gemini Ganesan and actress Pushpavali.

Her childhood had been very tough conditions and in controversies because her father did not acknowledge his paternity.

Other than Rekha she has one sister and five half-sisters and one


She had a dream in her childhood as an airhostess and wanted to be a nun after completing her studies in a convent school with Irish nuns.

There are many people who thought that Rekha never got married but it became untrue when she got married to Industrialist Mukesh Aggarwal unfortunately, she committed suicide after one year of their marriage.

Because of not good of her financial condition Rekha was forced to work in B and C Grade Telugu movies.

She is only one out of the popular actresses who linked with her co-stars Raj Babbar, Vinod Mehra, Jeetendra, Kiran Kumar, Shatrughan Sinha, Sajid Khan, Akshay Kumar, and Amitabh Bachchan.

Rekha is considered an ageless beauty and entitled to an evergreen celebrity, a symbol in the Bollywood industry.

Rekha is very punctual and gives more importance to time than other things.