Geetanjali Kulkarni, popularly known as Nutan from the movie “
Court” is a theater turned big screen actress. She is graduated in acting and drama. She went to National School of Drama, Mumbai. The love of her life fell into the place. She met
Atul Kulkarni as her senior in the school in the year 1993. Their love interest for each other increased as they started dating each other. The couple finally got married in the year 1996. They have no children. She works for “Quest” which is a non-governmental organization run by his husband, Atul Kulkarni. This NGO helps children of age group three to fourteen, in increasing their quality of education through various perspectives. She also conducts various workshops for theater acting. Geetanjali has this power of sharing her talent.
The actress has worked in theater and movies in many languages like Marathi, Hindi, and English. She was recognized in the movies like Hotel Salvation in the year 2016 which became a popular movie in that language. In the year before, she was seen in P se PM tak and also in
Ragini MMS 2. She worked with
Abhishek Bachchan and
Sonam Kapoor in Delhi-6, which was a movie worth watching. The famous plays that she acted on stage were Sex, Mortality and Censorship, Gajab Kahaani, Dreams of Talim. Priya Bahrupiya and much more. She was experienced at the theater and this is the reason she started taking workshops for same. The debut film for this actress was “Court”. In this movie, Geetanjali acted as a mid-aged public prosecutor.
She framed her character in a way a professional theater actor would. She researched over a long period of time. She attended workshops and court hearings, met the victims and accused people in real life. She exclaimed that she grew as a person in the process of research for this movie. The movie had dialogs in Marathi, Hindi, Gujarati and English to showcase the reality of Indian Jurisdiction and the reality of daily life. Her mindset changed about a few things in life. She said she was satisfied in theater, but roles like this were really inspiring. The movie and the actress received National Award which gave her trust on the movie and the Director a boost. The actress received a Filmfare Award for best actress (critics) at Karma Filmfare Award in Marathi. The movie got our nation nominated for Oscars.