The Indian film industry, also known as Bollywood, is a huge industry having many talented artists, writers, actors, producers, directors, etc. Indian actors, as well as actresses both, have given amazing tributes in their films. People still now talk about the actresses of 90s. As they think they were the best ones of their time and there could be no one like them. Some of them were Nargis, Madhubala, Sridevi, Meena Kumari, Shabana Azmi, Sharmila Tagore, Rekha, Hemamalini, Dimple Kapadia, Jaya Bachan and many more. Their movies were super hit; their roles had made them so famous that even today people remember their debuts. Miss Universe 2000 was also given to a very famous actress Lara Dutta. She was a beautiful and most intelligent young actress of her time. Today’s young actresses like Alia Bhat, Shraddha Kapoor, Parineeti Chopra, Priyanka Chopra, Ileana D’Cruz, Tamanna Bhatia, Sonakshi Sinha, Deepika Padukone, Sonam Kapoor and many more, have also been casted in one of the best and super hit films. Many of these actresses had achieved fame in less time after entering the Film industry as hard work always pays off. Producers still want to cast them in their upcoming movies as who wouldn’t want their film to be at the top in the box office.
Famous Actresses of modern times
Many Bollywood actresses broke the box office records. Some had the talent of singing alongside acting. Some pursued their modeling along with acting. Many had inherited acting from their parents. The list is quite a long one however few are mentioned here.
Shraddha Kapoor, daughter of a famous actor Shakti Kapoor, had given her debut in one of the biggest blockbusters of the time, Aashiqui 2, for which she even was nominated as the Best Actress in Filmfare awards. How couldn’t the daughter be talented when father was a great talented actor. She is one of the young actresses who had always gone well on their directors’ and producers’ expectations. Along with her acting skills, she is a great dancer and had done a film, ABCD 2, which was dance-based and she did a wonderful job. Her movie Baaghi also was a hit in which she had been with Tiger Shroff, an excellent dancer, and actor. She worked with many of the actors like Arjun Kapoor, Siddhart Malhotra, Ritesh Deshmukh, Aditya Roy Kapoor and many more.
Alia Bhat is not only an actress but a very good singer who had sung a song, Samjhawan unplugged, of her film Humpty Sharma ki Dulhania. Achieved three Filmfare awards and had been one of the highest-paid actresses of Bollywood industry. She played her first leading role in the film, Student of the Year, a Karan Johar’s film. She did films with Arjun Kapoor (2 States), Varun Dhawan (Humpty Sharma ki Dulhania, Badrinath ki Dulhania), Siddhart Malhotra (Student of the Year) and many more. She won two Best Actress awards for her film Udta Punjab and Raazi.
A great fashion model, featured in many of the super hit films, Deepika Padukone is also one of the highest-paid actresses of Bollywood. Her first film Om Shanti Om in 2007 with Shahrukh Khan, made her won the Best Female Debut Award in Filmfare Awards. Along with this, she did movies with Saif Ali Khan (Love Aaj Kal), Ranbir Kapoor (Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani), Chennai Express (Shahrukh Khan) and many more. Above all, she worked with Sanjay Leela Bhansali, a great director, producer, and screenwriter. Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Bajirao Mastani was a super hit featuring Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra, and Ranveer Singh. Another one, Goliyon ki Raasleela Ram Leela, was Bhansali’s another super hit in which Deepika did a wonderful job. She fell in love with Ranveer Singh and revealed their relationship in 2017 and then finally tied the knot with him.
Parineeti, sister of a well-known actress and singer, Priyanka Chopra, started her career in 2011 with the film Ladies Vs Ricky Bahl featuring Ranveer Singh and Parineeti. Parineeti had done many hits at the box office. Ishaqzaade, Hasee Toh Phasee, Kill Dill, etc. had made her nominated for the best actress in Filmfare awards. She was also a playback singer in her film, Meri Pyaari Bindu. She worked with Ajay Devgan, Tabu, Jhonny Lever, Tushar Kapoor, Arshad Warsi and many more in Golmaal Again, which was directed by Rohit Shetty and was one of the grossing films of the year.
Shatrughan Sinha did many lead roles and was a great actor. His daughter Sonakshi Sinha went on the same track and made her father proud. She got her Female Debut award at Filmfare award for Salman Khan’s super hit movie Dabangg. Then she kept on doing many great films like Dabangg 2, Prabhu Deva’s Rowdy Rathore, Son of Sardaar Holiday, etc. Sonakshi had been nominated in Zee Cine Awards, Filmfare Awards, Stardust Awards, Star screen awards, Big Star Entertainment awards and many more. After being nominated, she also received awards for her film Lootera, with lead actor Ranveer Singh.
Many other actresses like Kareena Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit, Priyanka Chopra, Rani Mukherjee, Anushka Sharma, Kangana Ranaut, Kriti Sanon, etc. did a great job in their acting career. They did some of the best films of the year and had broken the box office records. They’ve won awards for their debuts and many still want to feature them in their upcoming movies.