Bollywood actress Urmila Matondkar has been quite away from the limelight for a long time. The actress had ruled the ‘90s with her stunning look and power-packed performances in the films. She has some amazing films to her credit like Pinjar, Ek Haseena Thi, Bhoot and Rangeela. The actress is also known for her hit songs like Mehbooba, Chamma Chamma and Kambakth Ishq.Here are her five power-packed performances that gave her fans goosebumps.
RANGEELA (1995): The film was known for the sexiest performance of Urmila Matondkar and amazing soundtracks. It was a romantic comedy film released in 1995. The film also starred Aamir Khan and Jackie Shroff. The film was written, directed and produced by Ram Gopal Varma.
Bhoot (2003): This horror film marked the actress’ first Filmfare Critic’s Award for best actress. The performance of the actress in the film had sent shivers down the spine of audiences. It was directed by Ram Gopal Varma.
PINJAR (2003): The film was a period drama based on a Punjabi novel of the same name, written by Amrita Pritam. Pinjar beautifully portrayed the Hindu-Muslim riots during the partition of India and won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film on National Integration. The actress portrayed the deep emotions and sufferings of the woman at that time. The film was directed by Chandraprakash Dwivedi. It also starred Manoj Bajpayee and Sanjay Suri in the lead role.
EK HASEENA THI (2004): Ek Haseena Thi was a thriller film directed by Sriram Raghavan and produced by Ram Gopal Varma. The actress nailed the silver screen with her confusing expressions. She was also nominated for Best Actress Filmfare for her performance. The film also starred Saif Ali Khan in the lead roles.
MAINE GANDHI KO NAHIN MARA (2005): One of the best films of Urmila Matondkar, Maine Gandhi Ko Nahin Mara was directed by renowned director Jahnu Barua. Anupam Kher and Urmila's superb acting and Barua's excellent direction in the film is a treat for the audience. In this film, the actress essayed the role of Anupam Kher's daughter who handles her father's mental illness. She was also nominated for best actress Filmfare for this film.