Madhuri is known as one of the most beautiful actresses the Indian film industry has ever given to the world, and is also a well trained Kathak dancer. Her first ever film was Abodh in 1984, a year after which she also appeared in a Rajshri produced television series named Paying Guest. She also holds the record of maximum best actress nominations at the Filmfare Awards, and also has been given the prestigious Padma Shri, which is the fourth highest civilian award given out by the Indian government.
Madhuri dislikes cockroaches, unclean bathrooms, oily food and deiting. Though, she reveals all of this an in interview, she said that interviews are the worst thing about the fame that she has.