Mrinal Kulkarni is one of the most talented actresses in the Marathi film industry recognised for her flawless beauty and phenomenal acting. She became a popular face after her role in children’s TV show Sonpari. The actress has also been a part of several hit films in both Marathi and Hindi. Mrinal celebrates her 49th birthday today and to mark the occasion, we’ve decided to provide you the list of 7 films and TV shows available on ZEE5 that she has featured in. So let’s begin the celebration by looking at some of her best works.
Yellow is a Marathi drama starring Mrinal, Upendra Limaye, and Gauri Gadgil released in the year 2014. The story revolves around Gauri, who’s suffering from Down Syndrome. Mrinal plays the role of the special child’s mother Mugdha who forces her to become independent despite her disability. The film received critical acclaim for the beautiful exploration of the complex relationship between the mother and her daughter.
Get ready to cry your heart out by watching the film here.
2. A Rainy Day
A Rainy Day is a thriller drama that features Mrinal Kulkarni and Subodh Bhave in pivotal roles. The film revolves around a couple Mugdha and Aniket who’re happily married. All’s well in their lives until Mugdha starts getting visions about Aniket’s misdeeds. Aniket is shocked when he finds Mugdha spilling the beans about his past life. How would Aniket prevent his secrets from getting revealed? To find out, watch the film here,
3. Ye Re Ye Paisa
Ye Re Ye Re Paisa is a comedy-drama that tells the tale of five people Aditya, Sunny, Bubbly, Anna, and Janhavi whose lives are intertwined in a journey to find a lost sum of money. Apart from Mrinal, Siddharth Jadhav, Tejaswini Pandit, Umesh Kamat, Sanjay Narvekar play other important roles. Owing to the star-studded cast and the story, the film was unsurprisingly a superhit and made a record-breaking collection at the box office. Watch this hilarious story of love, laughter, madness, and confusion here.
4. Tuzya Mazyat
Released in 2008, Tuzya Mazyat is a family drama that revolves around the life of Shashank and Asmita, a couple who have parted ways but share the responsibility of their children. The drama reaches its peak when Shashank’s second wife spots Asmita with a stranger. The film is full of shocking twists but the climax keeps you on the edge of your seat. You can check out the film here.
Another film that Mrinal starred in is Lekroo where she was paired opposite Sachin Khedekar. The story is about a child who gets separated from his parents and lost in a crowded city. He meets a group of children to make a living on the street who promise to help the kid reunite with his mother and father. But will they be able to find his parents ever? You’ll have to watch the film here to know.
6. Guntata Hriday He
Mrinal has also featured in a couple of TV shows on Zee Marathi and Guntata Hriday He is one of them. Directed by Satish Rajwade, the show was way ahead of its time as it depicted the concept of an extramarital affair. The story is interwoven with emotional and sensitive incidents that take place in the life of a couple Vikram and Nayana. This TV show featured Sandeep Kulkarni and Pallavi Subhash in lead roles along with Mrinal. You can find all the episodes of this show on ZEE5 here.
Pimpalpaan was a show based on a popular Marathi play named Barrister that used to air on Zee Marathi. It boasts of a star cast consisting of Mrinal Kulkarni, Shreyas Talpade, Atul Kulkarni, Prasad Oak who are some of the leading actors in the industry today. This show will surely take you on a trip down the memory lane. Entertain yourselves by watching the iconic show here.
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