Mukerji comes from a film-oriented family of Bengali origin. Her father, Ram Mukherjee , is a retired director and one of the founders of "Filmalaya Studios". Her mother, Krishna Mukherjee , was a playback singer. Her brother, Raj Mukherjee is a film producer, now turned director.
Rani Mukerji is a renowned Indian movie actress. One of the most prevalent and top-paid Hindi movies actresses for the year , she has received a number of awards, comprising off 7 Filmfare Awards. Her characters in the movies have been defined in the media as a noteworthy departure from preceding screen depictions of Indian actresses.
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One of the most popular and highest-paid Hindi film actresses in the s,  she has received several awards , including seven Filmfare Awards. Her roles have been cited in the media as a significant departure from previous screen portrayals of Indian women. Although Mukerji was born into the Mukherjee-Samarth family , in which her parents and relatives were members of the Indian film industry, she did not aspire to pursue a career in film. As a teenager she dabbled with acting by playing a supporting role in her father 's Bengali-language film Biyer Phool and accepted a leading role in the social drama Raja Ki Aayegi Baraat on the insistence of her mother. Following a brief setback, the year marked a turning point for her when she was cast by Yash Raj Films as the star of the drama Saathiya. She also gained praise for playing an abused wife in the political thriller Yuva and a deaf, blind and mute woman in the drama Black Mukerji then collaborated with Yash Raj Films on several unsuccessful films which led critics to bemoan her choice of roles.
She is returning to the big screen after four long years, following the birth of her daughter Adira, with the comedy-drama Hichki that releases in the UAE tomorrow. Hence, I chose not to work for a long time. I wanted to take the long maternity leave. I wanted to be with my daughter. I wanted to see her grow," said Rani about her daughter Adira with producer-director Aditya Chopra. She started shooting for Hichki when Adira was more than one year old. I was offered the movie when my daughter was nine months old. I started shooting the movie when my daughter was fourteen months old. The gap was because I wanted to take the break," said Rani while talking to City Times over the phone from Mumbai. As the UAE celebrates Mother's day today, one of the most successful and talented actresses of the Indian film industry said that she loves being a mom more than being an actress.