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For 1960s South Indian actress, see Rajasree. For the 1990s actress, see Rajashree (actress).
Born 1945
India Mumbai, India

Rajshree is an Indian actress.

Personal life[edit]

Rajshree is the daughter of acclaimed Indian filmmaker V. Shantaram and actress Jayshree, second wife of V. Shantaram. Her brother Kiran Shantaram was a former Sheriff of Mumbai.

While shooting with Raj Kapoor in America for the film Around the World in 8 Dollars, she met American student Greg Chapman. The two married three years later in a Vedic, Hindu marriage ceremony in India, that lasted five days and was attended by 15,000 guests. She went with her husband to permanently live in America.[1] They have one daughter Chandrika. Chapman changed his name to Gautam. They live in Los Angeles.[2][3]

She has been living in America for the last 30 years running a successful custom clothing business while still maintaining her interest in films. She was an assistant director on Hack-O-Lantern, Tainted Love and Monsoon and has done narration on a children’s video titled “Ashok By Any Other Name”.


Rajshree's career was launched by her father with Jeetendra in the film Geet Gaya Patharon Ne. She starred in popular hits such as Grahasthi, Ghar Basake Dekho, Jee Chahta hai, Sagai, Brahmachari, Janwar (1965 film) and Shehnai (film).[4]


  1. Naina (1973)
  2. Brahmachari (1968) - Sheetal Chaudhary
  3. Suhag Raat (1968)
  4. Around the World (1967) - Rita
  5. Dil Ne Pukara (1967)
  6. Gunahon Ka Devta (1967)
  7. Mohabbat Zindagi Hai (1966) - Neeta
  8. Sagaai (1966) - Sheel
  9. Janwar (1965) - Sapna
  10. Do Dil (1965) - Bijli
  11. Geet Gaya Patharon Ne (1964) - Vidya
  12. Ji Chahta Hai (1964)
  13. Shehnai (1964)
  14. Ghar Basake Dekho (1963)
  15. Stree (1961)
  16. Grihasthi (1960)
  17. Subah Ka Tara (1954)


  1. ^ "Actress Rajshree Honored by Jain Group". India West. 2013-03-11. Retrieved 5 May 2013. 
  2. ^ India Today International. Living Media India Limited. October 2000. p. 106. Retrieved 5 May 2013. 
  3. ^ The Hindu Weekly Review. K. Gopalan. January 1968. p. 18. Retrieved 5 May 2013. 
  4. ^ [1]

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Sadiyon Purani - Shehnai - Biswajeet, Rajshree - Bollywood Romantic Song

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Equity Bulls
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:10:03 -0700

Rajshree Sugars & Chemicals Ltd sinks to Q1 loss of Rs. 12.65 crores. RAJSHREE SUGARS & CHEMICALS LTD. has reported financial results for the period ended June 30, 2014. The company has reported net sales of Rs.196.14 crores during the period ...

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Free Press Journal
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 20:33:45 -0700

As the workshop started and gained momentum the Gandhi Hall at college was reverberating with voices of 'Yes We Can'. Dr LN Verma principal of the college said this workshop will certainly improve the English skills of the students. Dr Rajshree Seth of ...

The Daily Star

The Daily Star
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 05:45:00 -0700

At the end of the programme, ICCR's Kolkata regional director Rajshree Behra gave a short speech. Rabindranath Tagore Centre, ICCR Kolkata and Delvistaa Foundation, Dhaka presented the programme. Promising Bangladeshi Tagore singer Shwapnil ...
Times of India
Sun, 03 Aug 2014 21:07:30 -0700

RANCHI: The first Sunday of the month of August was marked by Friendship Day celebrations across the city. Cashing in on this trend were gifts and card shops. From chocolate assortments, wrist bands, soft toys to life-size cards, youngsters had no ...
AEG India
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:18:45 -0700

In one of the forthcoming movies Salman reportedly advised the movie makers to go for alternative heroine. The Rajshree Productions is making 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo?' with Salman and the original star cast as proposed by the producers include Sonakshi ...
Hindu Business Line
Wed, 06 Aug 2014 02:05:11 -0700

Rajshree Sugars & Chemicals Ltd has informed BSE regarding the operational data of the Companys sugar factories for the month of July 2014. Source : BSE - www.bseindia.com. (This article was published on August 6, 2014). Related. MEDIA. Click here for ...

Financial Express

Times of India
Sat, 02 Aug 2014 22:19:21 -0700

A complaint of obscenity was filed against Aamir on Saturday at Kamla Nagar police station by an advocate Rajshree Pandey. Pandey told TOI, complaint is regarding recently published advertisement of Aamir's film PK in newspapers in which he is shown ...


Fri, 01 Aug 2014 13:26:15 -0700

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