She met the challenging demands of her double role in the Muslim social, Ladies Tailor (1981), and acted opposite the versatile Sanjeev Kumar.
At the pinnacle of her popularity, Reena's strong desire to prove herself got her involved in a number of women-oriented films. Dutta's cross-border action love story movie named Refugee in the year 2000.
(This was the precursor to the type of role that Meryl Streep played two years later in Kramer vs. Established actress (1980–1985) After the box office success of Aasha (1980), for which she received her second Filmfare nomination as Best Actress, Reena Roy entered the 1980s as a leading lady in demand. Om Prakash, Prakash Mehra, Raj Khosla and Sultan Ahmad grabbed her for crucial roles, making her the highest-paid actress of the mid-1970s and early 1980s.
Though she competed professionally with Rekha, off-screen they were good friends.
This also signifies Reena's star power during her time placing her ahead of other top actresses. While one see actors walking out of their present relation and forming a new, many a times it also happens that they get back to old one as Sonakshi Sinha is doing.Reena Roy (born 7 January 1957) is a Hindi Bollywood actress who has performed leading roles in many films from 1972 to 1985 and was a leading actress of that era. She was awarded the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award in 1998.Jeetendra and Reena Roy have worked in 22 films together and in 17 movies they were paired romantically.12 of the 17 films where she was heroine to Jeetendra were super-hits.