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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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Indian Express

Indian Express
Thu, 27 Mar 2014 21:52:36 -0700

Rajshree is considering calling it quits over gruelling schedule and heat in Gujarat, where the sets are located, a sources said. 'Bharat ka Veer Putra Maharana Pratap' is aired on Sony Entertainment Television.
Virginia Tech Collegiate Times
Thu, 27 Mar 2014 22:46:16 -0700

Rajshree Shrestha, Samanata's mother, spoke up on the senselessness of violence — a topic with which she was intimately familiar. She was met with respectful applause as she stepped to the microphone in the center of the Old Dominion Ballroom to speak ...

Business Standard

Business Standard
Tue, 25 Mar 2014 07:26:15 -0700

The debt restructuring package of Rajshree Sugars & Chemicals Ltd was approved by the Empowered Group of Corporate Debt Restructuring (CDR EG). This is subject to confirmation of minutes of March 14, 2014 at the ensuing CDR EG meeting. In line with ...
Business Standard
Tue, 25 Mar 2014 01:08:41 -0700

Rajshree Sugars & Chemicals has announced that the Debt Restructuring Package in respect of the Company was approved by the Empowered Group of Corporate Debt Restructuring Cell (CDR EG) at its meeting held on 14 March 2014. The Board of ...
India PRwire (press release)
Fri, 04 Apr 2014 01:37:30 -0700

Putting all rumors to rest on Rajshree Thakur's exit from Sony TV's Bharat Ka Veer Putra... Maharana Pratap, there is just good news for all the viewers. The talented actress who has mesmerized her fans as Maharani Jaivantabai has decided to continue ...

Indian Express

Indian Express
Thu, 10 Apr 2014 12:42:54 -0700

Rajshree Thakur, who is seen as Maharani Jayawantabai in the historical drama Bharat Ka Veer Putra Maharana Pratap, was set to quit the show, due to health reasons. But now, she has decided to stay back. Ask her about this decision, and she explains, ...
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 22:48:45 -0700

... Based -BG D 25 Assigned Purita Water Solutions Pvt Ltd ST Non Fund Based - D 15 Assigned Inland/Foreign LC Rajshree Sugars And Chemicals ST Unallocated Limits A4 300 Revised from Ltd A3 Ruttonsha International NFBL (LC/BG) A4+ 15 Reaffirmed ...
The New Indian Express
Thu, 10 Apr 2014 23:51:42 -0700

The candidature of Rajshree has not gone down well with Rabi and his supporters who are abstaining from party and public meetings, road shows and election campaign. The local BJD workers and supporters are worried over the issue as the rift would ...

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