Saif Ali Khan and Sharmila Tagore: Sharmila Tagore gave her kids the best upbringing as a mother. She gave her kids all the freedom to choose their own profession. Sharmila had never thought that her daughter Soha would become an actress, as she wanted her to follow her academic career.
Sushmita Sen and Subhra Sen: It's only because of Sushmita's mother Subhra that she was able to participate in the Miss Universe contest. Being a homemaker herself, Subhra motivated her daughter to do something extra-ordinary so that the world remember you.
Kajol and Tanuja: Being an actress herself, Tanuja's daughters Kajol and Tanishaa got a lovely upbringing. They share a great bond.
Shilpa Shetty and Sunanda Shetty: Shilpa Shetty's mother Sunanda is a homemaker and she has been the strongest pillar of support in the actress's life.
John Abraham and Firoza Irani: It is clear where John gets his love for fitness and good health from. Firoza, an animal lover and an active if quiet social worker, clearly passed on her good genes to John.
Kangana and Asha Ranaut: Asha, a school teacher in Surajpur, Himachal Pradesh, had reportedly wanted her daughter to get married young. A proud parent now, she is supportive of Kangana's career choice.
Priyanka and Madhu Chopra: A well-established gynaecologist in Bareilly, Madhu gave up her practice to support Priyanka as she embarked upon a film career. Since Priyanka's father's death last year, the mother and daughter have grown closer than ever.
Alia Bhatt and Soni Razdan: A noted theatre personality and a popular television and film actress, Soni is half German and half Kashmiri Pandit. And she has always inspired Alia to give her best.
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Aishwarya Rai and Brindya Rai: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan owes her success to her mother Brindya Rai. Being a homemaker, she helped her daughter realise her dreams and win the coveted crown. Even today, Ash's mother follows her daughter to all events, so that she can take a better care of her all the time." /> While some have been housewives, the rest were popular actors. Here's your chance to know what your favourite stars' mothers did.
Aishwarya Rai and Brindya Rai: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan owes her success to her mother Brindya Rai. Being a homemaker, she helped her daughter realise her dreams and win the coveted crown. Even today, Ash's mother follows her daughter to all events, so that she can take a better care of her all the time.[/caption]
Kareena and Babita Kapoor: A glamorous actress in her own time, a sparkling Babita was famous for her nonchalant, peppy personality.
Hema Malini and Jaya Chakravarthy: From deciding that she would grow up to be a renowned dancer to managing her career in Bollywood, Hema's mother wrote her professional destiny. Jaya, who was fondly referred to as Amma, was a film producer.
Juhi and Mona Chawla: In one of her interviews, Juhi Chawla had spoken about her mother's hardwork that helped head housekeeping for all the Taj hotels. She joined the Taj in the early 1970s and worked there for over 2 decades.
Sridevi and Rajeswari Yanger : Sridevi's mother Rajeswari Yanger, a home maker, played a key role in helping her daughter become one of the most popular and successful actresses in India.