21 June, 2021

Nagma Enigma

On the roadshow with the Congress runner

Tribhuvan Tiwari
Nagma Enigma
  • “A smaller interest had to be sacrificed for bigger interests.... Whenever India played, people said that a person was not doing well as he was emotionally attached.”
  • Nagma on ending her affair with then Team India captain Sourav Ganguly in Savvy, May 2001
  • Born Nandita Morarji in Mumbai to a Muslim mother and Hindu businessman father; later changed her name to Namratha Sadhana
  • Acted in nine regional language films
  • Best known for her 1990 debut with Salman Khan in Baaghi (Hindi), Gharana Mogudu (Telugu) with Chiranjeevi, Allari Alludu (Telugu) with Nagarjuna, Baashha (Tamil) with Rajnikanth, Dulha Milal Dildar (Bhojpuri) with Ravi Kishan
  • Shot to fame with Kadhalan (Tamil) where she danced with Prabhudeva to the hit song Mukkabla
  • Reportedly has a temple in her name in Tamil Nadu
  • Courted controversies in various link-ups with male celebs, all married men—Sourav Ganguly, Ravi Kishan, Sarath Kumar...

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