Kangana Ranaut is an Indian actress and director who works in Hindi films. The recipient of several awards, including three National Film awards and four Filmfare Awards, she has featured five times in Forbes India’s celebritiy 100. Kangana Ranaut is one of the most stylish actresses of Bollywood. This fashionista is one of the highest paid actresses in India. The “Queen” of Bollywood has won our hearts with her diverse roles and her bold attitude. She is known for expressing her honest opinions and she is not the one to shy away from the media. list.
1 Youngest actress to win national award
Kanagan Ranaut is one of the youngest actresses to win prestigious National Film Awards at the age of 22. Apart from this Kangana Ranaut has also won four Filmfare Awards: Best Female Debut – Gangster(2006), Best Supporting Actress – Fashion (2008), Best Actress – Queen (2014), and Critic’s award for Best Actress – Tanu Weds Manu Returns (2015).
2 The real name of Kangana is, ‘Kangana Amardeep Ranaut’.
Real name of Kangana is , 'Kangana Amardeep Ranaut'. Her nickname is Arshad.
3 Kangana Ranaut sister and acid attack survivor Rangoli Chandel lauds Deepika Padukone's Chhapaak
The first look of Deepika Padukone in her upcoming film Chhapaak is being loved by fans and Bollywood celebrities. Chhapaak, a Meghna Gulzar film, is based on the life of acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal.
Deepika will play the character of Laxmi Agarwal in the film. Among any celebrities who took to social media to praise Deepika for her look in the film, Kangana Ranaut's sister Rangoli Chandel, an acid attack survivor.
4 Skilled Basketball player
She did her schooling from DAV High School, Dehradun where she participated in many debated and elocutions. She is also a skilled basket ball player.
5 She wanted to be a doctor
Before Kanagana decided to make a glamorous career in the Bollywood, she had dreams to pursue a career in Medical field. She was planning to become a doctor but didn't appear AIPMT after failing in chemistry unit test in class 12.
6 Trained Kathak Dancer
She is a trained Kathak dance and took training under Rajendra Chaturvedi for four years in Nateshwar Nritya Kala Mandir. She also enrolled herself in the Elite School of Modelling.
7 Kangana won her first of three National Awards for 2008 film ‘Fashion’.
She was awarded for Best Supporting Actress while Priyanka Chopra took the Best Actress National Award for the same film.
8 ‘India’s hottest vegetarian’
Her passion spans food, fashion, fitness and films. She is a vegetarian who loves to cook in her free time. She was listed as “India’s hottest vegetarian” by PETA in 2013.
9 ‘Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi’ is Kangana’s first film as director.
She had earlier tried her hand at directing a nine-minute short film.‘ Manikarnika – The Queen of Jhansi’, starring Kangana Ranaut has been courting a lot of controversies ever since its announcement. The historical flick was in the news when it was announced that the actress had taken over the reins from director Krish to re-shoot some scenes in the film. However, if the latest reports are anything to go by, then the star has alleged shot about 70 per cent of the film. And, the makers are not going to let this go without giving the star her due credit.
10 Till now she has watched only 10 movies.
She prefers reading books for hours rather watching movies.