4 April 1961
|Relatives||Marutirao Parab (Father)|
Maruti was born to an actor-director father Marutirao Parab on 4 April 1961 Her real name is Tahira Parab and she was nicknamed Guddi. Manmohan Desai gave her the screen name which is what she is known by today.
Maruti started her career at the age of 10 years as a child artist in the film Jaan Haazir Hain. After her father's death, she continued acting to support the family. Due to her physical appearance, she bagged comedy roles in films and kept on going with her career.
Maruti has acted in over 97 movies since the 1980s. Over the years, she acted in TV shows and is well known for her role as Bua in the TV show Doli Armano Ki. Her popular movies include Khiladi, Shola Aur Shabnam, Aashik Aawara, Dulhe Raja and Biwi No. 1. She did not take chances to get to mainstream acting to avoid risks of being unsuccessful.
|1980||Sau Din Saas Ke||Maina|
|1983||Gupchup Gupchup (Marathi Film)||Roza, College Student|
|Maa Kasam||Tribal Fat Girl/ Bholaram Daughter|
|1986||Aag Aur Shola||College Student|
|1987||Hukumat||Prostitute in Red Light Area|
|1988||Kasam (1988 film)|
|1989||Jaisi Karni Waisi Bharni||Bela Batliwala|
|1990||Amiri Garibi||Fat Girl in Rickshaw|
|Mera Pati Sirf Mera Hai||Dolly|
|Karz Chukana Hai||Dudhwani Khareram|
|Swarg Yahan Narak Yahan||School Principal/Hostelmanager/Radha's Aunt|
|1992||Shola Aur Shabnam||Guddi|
|Khiladi||Chandramukhi/ Vada Pav|
|Honeymoon (1992 film)||Maizaah|
|Zulm Ki Hukumat|
|Jeena Marna Tere Sang||College Student|
|1993||Aashiq Awara||Batwoman in Club|
|Waqt Hamara Hai||College Student|
|Dil Tera Aashiq||Passenger in the train|
|1996||Vijeta (1996 film)||Rani|
|Dil Tera Diwana (1996 film)||Momo|
|Chhote Sarkar||Doctor/ Police Constable|
|1998||Dulhe Raja||Ajgar Singh's Wife|
|Biwi No 1|
|2001||Dil Ne Phir Yaad Kiya (2001 film)||Komal Singh|
|2002||Aadhar (Marathi Film)||Mrs Sharma|
|2015||Hum Sab Ullu Hain|
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