Today's Google celebrates the 81st birthday of Nutan displaying a Doodle which reflects Nutan's expressive acting style. It was hard to sum up her genius in a single portrait, and so we depicted four distinct expressions, the Google made a great and expressive style.
She is regarded as the finest female actress in the history of Hindi cinema, She appeared in more than 70 Hindi films in a career spanning over four decades. She had often played unconventional parts, and her performances mostly received praise and accolades. Nutan holds the record of five wins of the Best Actress award at Filmfare, which was held only by her for over 30 years until it was matched by her niece Kajol in 2011; she is overall the most-awarded actress in the female acting categories at Filmfare, with six awards alongside Jaya Bachchan.
The Bandini, Sujata, Seema are all memorable characters played by Nutan, a celebrated Indian film actress known for communicating complex emotions using only facial expressions and body language rather than dialogues. An icon of Indian cinema for over four decades, Nutan pioneered powerful women-centric films in an age when male actors dominated the silver screen.
In 1974, she was awarded the Padma Shri by the Government of India.
She died young at 54 after being diagnosed of breast cancer.