Ratna Pathak Shah is an Indian actress of Bollywood films.
Early life Ratna Pathak was born in Mumbai, India to Bollywood actress, Dina Pathak. She is the sister of actress Supriya Pathak.
Career As well as appearing in many successful films, including "Mirch Masala", Ratna Pathak appeared as the wife in The Perfect Murder. She recently appeared in the hit comedy Sarabhai vs Sarabhai. She has been acting in a number of high quality comedy serials on the Indian television.
In July 2008 she appeared in the successful film Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na as the mother of the hero. Naseeruddin Shah played her husband, as a deceased character who talks to her from a portrait. She has also acted in several Russian plays and as well as co-founding is an active member of "Motley Theatre Group".
Personal life Ratna Pathak is married to Naseeruddin Shah. They have two sons, Imaad and Vivaan.