Biography of Vidya Balan

Vidya Balan is an Indian actress, who is also a graduate of sociology. Vidya Balan was born in Ottapalam, District Palakkad, Kerala. He took a degree at St. Xavier's College and continued his studies at the University of S2 in Mumbai.

Acting career began when he signed the film Chakram MALAYALAM audition together Mohanlal. Instead of getting a role in the film, instead he was contracted to play in the film RUN, but the reasons are unclear.

With no apparent reason too, he immediately replaced by Meera Jasmine after the first shooting schedule. Meera Jasmine subsequently re-elected in casting the role of the next, and Balan returned eliminated without knowing why he was eliminated.
Vidya Balan
Feel disappointed with the incident, he began to move into television advertising. Starting in 1998, Balan have appeared in various commercials, which is mostly directed by Pradeep Sarkar. He also had received a supporting role in the music video of bands such as Euphoria, Shubha Mudgal, and Pankaj Udhas.

In 2003, Balan finally starred in a movie called Bhalo THEKO. Due to his role in the film, he was awarded the Best Artist in the event Anandalok Puraskar.

Then he began to make his debut in the Hindi film Parineeta, which eventually brought him awarded the Filmfare Best Actress Award. After the success of these two films, his spirit returned. He began to receive many offers to play movies, some even had rejected.

Eventually he received an offer to play alongside Sanjay Dutt in the film LAGE Raho MUNNA BHAI. This FIlm mendaat good response in the market and became the second best-selling movie at that time. His career was growing ever since, making it a shining star with a variety of awards received.