Twinkle Khanna was born on 29th December 1974 in Pune. She is a daughter of famous actors, her father is late Rajesh Khanna and her mother is Dimple Kapadia. She has one sister by name Rinke Khanna. Her aunty name is Simple Kapadia. Her father is of Panjabi and her mother is of Gujrati. She married popular Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar, this couple is blessed with two children, one son by name Aarav Kumar and one daughter by name Nitara Khanna Bhatia. She retired from Bollywood industry after her marriage with Akshay Kumar and started her career in Interior Design. Her father Rajesh Khanna expired on 18th July 2012. You can see this actress photo with her son, daughter in the internet.
Twinkle made her debut opposite Bobby Deol in Barsaat (1995). The film did well at the box office, and she received the Filmfare Best Debut Award for her performance. After an eye surgery for a slight crosseye condition, Khanna went on to do many films which got her good reviews and recognition from the audience. She has acted with some of the best stars in the industry, including Shahrukh Khan, Salman Khan, Aamir Khan, Sanjay Dutt, Saif Ali Khan, and Govinda.
Her notable film roles include the girl next door in Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai with Salman Khan (1998), the undercover spy along with Shahrukh Khan in Baadshah (1999) and the village belle in Mela (2000). She paired Venkatesh in the year 1999 in a Telugu movie Seenu.
Twinkle left the industry after her marriage to Akshay Kumar, citing that she did not enjoy the acting profession anymore. She has moved on. Her last film was Love Ke Liye Kuchh Bhi Karega (2001), which was received averagely at the box office.
In 2002, Khanna opened her own interior design store in Crawford Market, Mumbai called The White Window, in partnership with her long time friend Gurlein Manchanda. Since then, the store has received a prestigious Elle Decor International Design Award (from Indian edition of Elle Decor magazine). Twinkle has opened up another branch of the flagship store elsewhere in Mumbai and plans to expand throughout India.
Twinkle Khanna recently did the interiors for Rani Mukerji's new house.
Twinkle Khanna made her Bollywood debut opposite to Bobby Deol in the movie Barsaat in 1995. The film considered as hit in the box office and Khanna received Best Debutant actress award in Filmfare for her performance. She had cross eye problem and she undergone eye surgery for this problem. Later she acted in many movies which got her audience recognition and success.
Her popular roles include girl next door character in the movie Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai opposite to Salman Khan, undercover spy opposite to Sharukh Khan in the movie Baadshah, village belle opposite to Aamir Khan in the movie Mela. She also acted in one Telugu movie opposite to Venkatesh in the movie Seenu. She also offered a 2nd lead role in Kuch Kuch Hota Hai but she refused that offer.
As she did not enjoy the profession of acting, she left this industry after her marriage. Khanna’s last movie was Love Ke Liye Kuchh Bhi Karega, which did well at the box office. She involved in Interior design. After leaving this industry she started her own interior design store called The White Window in Mumbai’s Crawford Market along with the partnership of his friend Gurlein Manchanda. This store got prestigious award of Elle Décor International Design Award and she has plans to expand this store throughput the India. She also produced some movies like Patiala House, Tees Maar Khan, Khatta Meetha, Thank You and Khiladi 786. She did interior design for Rani Mukherjee’s home in 2006.