Born: March 10,1943
Biography: Dolly Thakore is a veteran Indian theatre actress and casting director. Trained in radio and television with BBC London, she returned to India to become one of the leading newscasters and television hosts, interviewing prominent citizens from India and abroad. Thakore came into the limelight as News speaker in English for Mumbai Doordarshan at 8PM on TV. Thakore began her film career as casting director and unit publicist with Richard Attenborough's Gandhi. In 2006 she starred in the TV series Kya Hoga Nimmo Ka.Thakore is an enthusiastic theatergoer. She was married to fellow stage actor and producer Alyque Padamsee. Their son, Quasar Padamsee, is also an actor turned theatre producer in Mumbai.