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For 1960s South Indian actress, see Rajasree. For the 1990s actress, see Rajashree (actress).
Rajshree
Born 8 oct 1944
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 an Indian ceremony that lasted five days. She went with her husband to permanently live in America.[1] They have one daughter. They live in Los Angeles.[2][3]

She has been living in America for the last 30 years running a very successful custom clothing business with her husband, 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”.

Career[edit]

Rajshree made her debut in films as a child star V. Shantaram's Subah Ka Tara (1954).[4] Her career as an adult actress 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).[5]

Filmography[edit]

  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. Grahasti (1963)
  16. Stree (1961)
  17. Grihasthi (1960)
  18. Subah Ka Tara (1954)

References[edit]

  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. ^ Renu Saran (25 February 2014). Encyclopedia of Bollywood–Film Actresses. Diamond Pocket Books Pvt Ltd. pp. 83–. ISBN 978-93-5083-691-0. Retrieved 20 February 2015. 
  5. ^ [1]

External links[edit]



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1505 news items

 
Moneycontrol.com
Tue, 11 Aug 2015 02:22:30 -0700

Rajshree Sugars & Chemicals Ltd has informed BSE that at the 29th Annual General Meeting of the Company held on August 10, 2015, Mr. Raja M. J. Abdeen has retired by rotation and being eligible offered himself for reappointment. The shareholders have ...
 
Business Standard
Mon, 10 Aug 2015 08:52:20 -0700

Rajshree Sugars & Chemicals announced that A. Sathyamurthy, President & Chief Financial Officer has resigned from the services of the Company effective from the closing hours of 10 August 2015 and in place V. B. Gopal Krishnan has been appointed as ...
 
Equity Bulls
Tue, 11 Aug 2015 22:49:12 -0700

At the 29th Annual General Meeting of Rajshree Sugars & Chemicals Ltd held on August 10, 2015, Mr. Raja M. J. Abdeen has retired by rotation and being eligible offered himself for reappointment. The shareholders have approved the reappointment of Mr.
 
The Hindu
Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:00:00 -0700

Noting that the food processing sector is worth $70 billion, Ms. Rajshree Pathy, Chairperson, CII - Southern Region said, “We need to ensure that there is value addition for the growers. We should reduce wastage, promote crop diversification, generate ...

Hindu Business Line

The Hindu
Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:00:00 -0700

Noting that the food processing sector is worth $70 billion, Ms. Rajshree Pathy, Chairperson, CII - Southern Region said, “We need to ensure that there is value addition for the growers. We should reduce wastage, promote crop diversification, generate ...
 
Daily Bhaskar (press release) (blog)
Mon, 20 Jul 2015 07:37:30 -0700

Recently, small screen actor Vishal Jethwa met his actor friends Faisal Khan and Jannat Zubair on the occasion of Eid. All three of them were part of Maharana Pratap before its leap. Vishal was accompanied by his mother and cousin. Actress Rajshree ...

Times of India

Times of India
Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:01:36 -0700

The change in the story line has mark the comeback of Rajshree Thakur who is seen playing the role of 'Jaivanta Bai'. According to the storyline, Jaivanta had left Mewar and settled in Vrindavan, hence her track was missing from the show for the ...

Times of India

Times of India
Tue, 25 Aug 2015 05:33:45 -0700

Video New look of Pratap and Ajabde post leapVideo Maharana Pratap: Rajshree Thakur is making a come back Maharana Pratap: Rajshree Thakur is making a c...Video Avinesh to replace Krrip Kapur Suri as Akbar in 'Maharana Pratap' Avinesh to replace ...
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