Bollywood Nimmi no more

Late great filmmaker Ismail Merchant said of her: She had exquisite eyes: piercing, hazel and arched eyebrows like swords.Others describe Dove eye starter.


Legendary bollywood Actress Nimmi passed away Wednesday at the age of 88. She was not keeping well and breathed her last in a private hospital in Santacruz.

Nawab Banoo (18 February 1933 – March 25, 2020), her stage name Nimmi, was a bollywood actress shot to stardom, made her Bollywood debut in #RajKapoor’s 1949 release, ‘Barsaat’with films legendary stars Dalip Kumar Mehboob Khan Daag, Deedar Mere Mehboob, Aan, Barsaat,of 1950s to 1960s. Cinestar acted in more than fifty Hindi films.


Cineactress was unwell for quite some time breathed last on 25 March died of a cardiac attack. Cinestar was Raj Kapoor’s first discovery.

Nimmi was married to noted director and screenwriter Ali Raza who died in 2007.

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