Dixit made her film debut in Abodh (1984) and received wider public recognition with Tezaab (1988). Some of her popular films include such box-office hits as Ram Lakhan (1989),Tridev (1989), Parinda (1989), Dil (1990),Saajan (1991), Beta (1992), Khalnayak (1993), Hum Aapke Hain Koun..! (1994) Raja (1995), Dil To Pagal Hai (1997) like Mrityudand (1997), Pukar (2000), Lajja (2001) and Devdas (2002).
Dixit has won six Filmfare Awards, four for Best Actress, one for Best Supporting Actress and one special Film fare award for completing 25 years in Bollywood. She holds the record for the highest number of Best Actress nominations at Film fare. In 2008, she was awarded the Padma Shri, India's fourth-highest civilian award by the Government of India, for her overall contribution to the Indian film industry.
Madhuri Dixit with her husbands and sons