She was born on 1 January 1978. She is an Indian actress. She is known as the most successful actress in the bollywood. She has got many awards and a Filmfare award. She started her career with the serial ’Hum Paanch As Chutki. She got a master's degree in sociology from the University of Mumbai and also made several unsuccessful attempts to make a filmy career.Her roles in the movies like: Parineeta, Paa, The Dirty Picture, Kahaani, Ishqiya, Lage raho Munna bhai, No one killed Jessica and Kismat konnection received standing ovations. She was tagged as the ‘Female hero’.She supports many social campaigns and causes too. She is married to Siddharth Roy Kapoor. She attended St. Xavier's College to pursue a bachelor's degree in sociology. She also attended the University of Mumbai to earn a master’s degree.She was born in Kerala. She was born t o P. R. Balan and Saraswathy Balan. Her father is the Vice-president of Digicable and her mother is a housewife. Check out this page for more updates on Vidya Balan.