She comes from a family deeply rooted in the film industry, with her father being the renowned filmmaker Shomu Mukherjee.
Her breakthrough role came in the critically acclaimed film "Baazigar" (1993), where she starred alongside Shah Rukh Khan.
Kajol and Shah Rukh Khan went on to become one of Bollywood's most iconic on-screen couples, delivering numerous blockbuster hits together.
She has also shared the screen with other leading actors, such as Aamir Khan, Ajay Devgan (her real-life husband), and Salman Khan.
Kajol is known for her versatility and has portrayed a wide range of characters, from romantic leads to strong-willed women with a distinct flair.