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Agnihotri in 2015
|Other names||Rati Virwani|
|Spouse(s)||Anil Virwani (1985–2015, divorced)|
Agnihotri's first film roles were in the Tamil language films Puthiya Vaarpugal and Niram Maaratha Pookkal (1979). She also starred in Telugu and Kannada films and made 32 films in just three years.
In the 1980s, she also starred in a number of Hindi films. She received a Filmfare nomination as Best Actress for the 1981 film Ek Duuje Ke Liye, which was a Hindi remake of the Telugu film Maro Charitra from 1979. Other Hindi films from this period included Farz Aur Kanoon (1982), Coolie (1983), Tawaif (1985) which also led to her being nominated for the Filmfare award, Aap Ke Saath (1986), and Hukumat (1987).
After a 16-year absence, she returned to acting in 2001, in the Hindi film Kuch Khatti Kuch Meethi and the Tamil film Majunu. She made her Malayalam debut in Anyar (2003), English debut in An Ode to Lost Love (2003), and Bengali debut in Aaina-te (2008).
She has also acted on the stage, in plays such as Please Divorce Me Darling (2005), and television serials, such as Sixer (2005).
Agnihotri married businessman and architect Anil Virwani on 9 February 1985, This, coupled with her father's death, convinced her to leave Hindi films. In 1986, the couple's son, Tanuj Virwani, was born. He is an actor working in Hindi films and television.
Awards and nominationsEdit
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|2006||Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa||Eliminated 7th|
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- "I am where my destiny has brought me", Hindu.com
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- "Poison actor Tanuj Virwani: Whatever work I am getting is because of Inside Edge". 2 May 2019. Retrieved 3 June 2020.
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- "Rati Agnihotri Files Domestic Violence Case Against Husband - NDTV Movies". 15 March 2015. Retrieved 17 February 2017.
- "Rati Agnihotri files complaint against her husband for harassment and torture". 15 March 2015. Retrieved 17 February 2017.
- "Rati Agnihotri: I've taken 30 years to opt out of my marriage". Retrieved 17 February 2017.
- 1st Filmfare Awards 1953
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