Usha Jadhav is an Indian entertainer who transcendently works in Marathi and Hindi language films. She is most popular for her part in the 2012 Marathi film Dhag for which she won Public Film Grant for Best Entertainer at the 60th Public Film Grants. In 2019, she got the IFFI Best Entertainer Grant (Female) at the 50th Global Film Celebration of India for her work in Mai Ghat : Wrongdoing No 103/2015.
Conceived and raised in Kolhapur, Maharashtra, Jadhav moved to Pune for her work in a travel service. Following her enthusiasm for craftsmanship, she moved to Mumbai looking for different jobs while as yet proceeding with her work. Her excursion from a lower-working class Kaikadi Itinerant Clan (in reverse class) in Kolhapur to the big screen in Mumbai and in world film has been one of sheer coarseness and assurance. Jadhav got different open doors in business commercials like that for Goodbye DoCoMo, Fevicol, Head and Shoulders, ICICI Bank from there, the sky is the limit. Her first break in quite a while accompanied the 2007 Hindi movie Traffic Light, coordinated by Madhur Bhandarkar, where she was projected in a little job of a young lady selling products at the traffic light. She likewise assumed one more little part in the 2009 movie Do Paise Ki Dhoop, Chaar Aane Ki Baarish, which was the first time at the helm of film entertainer Deepti Maritime featuring Manisha Koirala and Rajit Kapur in lead jobs.
In 2012, Jadhav was seen close by Amitabh Bachchan in the commercials of the sixth time of Kaun Banega Crorepati. She likewise played the lead job in one episode of the TV program Lakhon Mein Ek that broadcasted on Star In addition to. The show described moving fictitious accounts of average folks who acquired change the general public. Visitor coordinated by Anant Mahadevan, the episode highlighted Jadhav as a youthful lady who is separated for her dim tone by her parents in law.
“I have just tried to be natural in my own way and would love to play such characters. I am just passionate about acting in films.”
— Jadhav speaking about her role in Dhag.
Later that very year, her film Dhag was delivered, where Jadhav played the lead job of Yashoda. Mother of a teen, Yashoda wishes that her child ought to get a well-rounded schooling and not fall into the customary occupation of her family, of running the neighborhood crematorium. This job of an unfortunate mother battling the normal practices laid on them for their lower standing status got Jadhav different appreciations. The film highlighted in many film celebrations and she was contrasted and the entertainer Smita Patil for her acting. Jadhav said that she respected Patil, yet wouldn’t concede that she had copied her. She won the Public Film Grant for Best Entertainer for this job.
Usha Jadhav thinks about Babasaheb Ambedkar as her motivation. “We as a whole realize that Babasaheb composed the constitution of our country. In any case, the work done by Babasaheb for ladies at when ladies were viewed as auxiliary is vital and as far as I might be concerned, it is exceptionally rousing. Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar has given ladies different legitimate privileges as well as equivalent freedoms through the Constitution. He likewise raised his voice against different outrages against ladies. The message of equity he has given to the world, I follow it and we ought to all follow it. That is the reason Babasaheb is my good example” said Usha Jadhav.