Actress Reka, one of the most timeless beauties of recent times, turned 67 today. Known as the epitome of beauty and cult emotion, the actress has captured millions of hearts not only with her acting or dialogues, but also with her fashion sense. She is known for experimenting with her looks and making Kanjeevaram gold sarees an “evergreen” trend. Working with big names like Amitabh Bachchan, Sanjay Dutt, Shatrughan Sinha and others, Rekha has starred in films such as Umrao Jaan, Silsila, Hubsurat and Khun Bhari Maang. Due to her ageless beauty and graceful appearance, Rekha has appeared in approximately 180 films and received many accolades throughout her career.
Rekha, née Banureha Ganesan, began her career as a child actress in Telugu films such as Inti Guttu (1958) and Rangula Ratnam (1966). In 1970, she made her Hindi debut in Sawan Bhadon. Even though the veteran star has no official social media presence, her fans and Bollywood contributors have filled all the platforms with birthday wishes.
Moving on to the Instagram story, Kangana Ranaut published a heartfelt wish for Reka, calling her “The Godmother.” “Happy birthday to my godmother, dear Rekha ji … the embodiment of grace, elegance and beauty,” she wrote. Along with the note, Kangana shared an image of her sharing smiles with Rekha. In the image, two can be seen wearing beautiful silk sarees.
Rekha’s partner in Hung Bhari Maang and director Rakesh Roshan also wished her her birthday. “Rekha ji, I wish all your birthday wishes come true in every sense, stay happy always HAPPY BIRTHDAY,” he wrote on Instagram.
Meanwhile, here’s how fans on social networks expressed their wishes for the beautiful actress:
On a professional level, she was recently seen as a guest on Indian Idol. She even voiced one of the Bigg Boss 15 promo videos.
-With ANI inputs