Who is Usha Jadhav?


Directed by Shivaji Lotan Patil, this film got Usha a National Film Award for Best Actress. The official citation of her award read, “As a rustic housewife in an unlikely setting of a cremation ground, the actor is excellent in doing full justice to her character.”
Usha Jadhav received the National Film Award for her performance in the Marathi film Dhag. Also Read | Radhika Apte and Usha Jadhav speak out against sexual harassment in Bollywood
Usha Jadhav is a National Award-winning actor who rose to fame after she appeared in the 2012 film Dhag. Usha’s statements in the recent BBC documentary show a side of the film industry that is usually brushed under the carpet but there are only a few who have the courage to speak about it. After she finished her junior college, Usha moved to Pune and started working at a travel company but her heart was always in acting and so she moved to Mumbai to pursue her dreams. Usha Jadhav in a still from Ram Gopal Varma’s Veerappan. Before that, she had appeared in a few Hindi films like Madhur Bhandarkar’s Traffic Signal and Chandan Arora’s Striker. With Bollywood’s Dark Secret, a BBC World News documentary that will be aired this weekend, actors Radhika Apte and Usha Jadhav have come forward with their harrowing experiences in the film industry. Related News
Usha Jadhav on Bollywood’s Dark Secret: Wasn’t planned as big exposeVeerappan movie review: Based on Ram Gopal Varma’s own Kannada ‘Killing Veerappan’, never becomes that filmGot injured during ‘Veerappan’ action sequences: Usha JadhavVeteran choreographer Saroj Khan’s comments on the casting couch culture of the film industry were found distasteful by many. Usha was last seen in the Indo-Australian film Salt Bridge, which was directed by Abhijit Deonath. Even though she apologised for her comments later, this opened a can of worms that shone light upon the ingrained culture of sexism and harassment in the workplace. Hollywood is undergoing a revolution at the moment, thanks to the Me Too moment that encouraged men and women to come forward with stories of abuse and harassment that hampered their careers and lives. Usha Jadhav was raised in a simple Maharashtrian family in Kolhapur. 2018-04-26T15:54:30+05:30″>
Published: April 26, 2018 3:54:30 pm

Usha Jadhav has come out with the incident of how she was harassed in the film industry. For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App
© IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd Usha has also appeared in Bhoothnath Returns and Veerappan. She got a day job and got into the cycle of auditioning for various projects. This was Usha’s first role in a Marathi film.