Simi Garewal is an iconic legend celebrated in the Indian film industry.
The leading lady of India's most sought-after talk shows 'Rendezvous with Simi Garewal' which changed the commercial citing of Indian television by adding an informal sophistication to its content.
Some of the most note-worthy movies are Do Badan (1966), Saathi (1968), Mera Naam Joker (1970), Siddhartha (1972), Karz (1980) and Punjabi film - Udeekaan.
Ms Garewal has also forayed into writing and direction with the Hindi feature film Rukhsat (1988) for which she bagged the Pater's award in Australia.
Ms Garewal has been on the jury of the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne since its inception. Often donning a white outfit during her celebrated career, Simi Garewal became known throughout India as the 'Lady in White', a visual memento that accompanied her mark on India's entertainment industry.