7 Bollywood actresses who were bold and brave enough to play prostitute in films – Indian actresses who set the screens on fire and amazed us with their great performances as a prostitute.
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Bollywood actresses have always raised the bar with their bold and brave choices of roles, and playing a prostitute in an Indian film is always considered one of the boldest moves by an actress.
While some actresses made these roles memorable with their fine acting skills and making us connect with the character emotionally, other portrayed the character in best sensual and sexy way setting the screens on fire.
So here we have picked 7 Indian actresses who played a prostitute in a Bollywood film.
1. Neha Dhupia – Julie (2004).
Neha Dhupia has been one of the boldest actresses in Bollywood and she proved it in her second bolywood film when she played the role of a high end prostitute in the 2004 released movie, Julie. Neha portrayed the role with such sensuality that it became one of the boldest films of Bollywood. The film also had great songs and as you might expect a number of hot sex scenes of Neh Dhupia.
2. Kareena Kapoor – Chameli (2003).
Kareena Kapoor, one of the top actresses of Bollywood also chose to play the role of a prostitute when she faced a series of flops after the success of Kabhi khushi Kabhi Gham. In 2003, Kareena Kapoor starred in the title role of Chameli also starring brilliant Rahul Bose. Kareena added the sensuality to the character but kept it pretty raw as well. Her performance earned her a Filmfare award for special performance.
3. Rani Mukherjee – Laga Chunari Mein Daag (2007).
Rani Mukherjee another beautiful and powerful actress chose to play a prostitute in the movie Lag Chunari Mein Daag. However it seems Rani chose to play a prostitute to experiment something new because her earlier films were blockbusters. She didn’t face failure like Kareena Kapoor. Rani played Vibhavari aka call girl Natasha, who misleeds her family lying about her profession of sleeping with men for money.
4. Kalki Koechlin – Dev D.
Kalki is one of the finest actresses of Bollywood who has done various roles and playing a prostitute named Chanda/Chandramukhi aka Leni in Dev D is one of them. Kalki’s performace won her Filmfare award for best supporting actress.
5. Paoli Dam – Hate Story (2012).
Paoli Dam made much buzz when she starred as Kavya in Hate Story 1, who becomes a prostitute to take revenge from the man who betrayed her. Kavya goes on to sleep with big buisness men to destroy man named Siddharth played by brilliant Gulshan Devaiah.
6. Shruti Hassan – D-Day (2013).
Shruti Hassan is another beautiful actress who portrayed the role of a Pakistani prostitute named Suraiya in 2013 released film D-Day.
7. Huma Qureshi – Badlapur (2015).
Badlapur gained much appreciation and was a box office success. In the movie actress Huma Qureshi played the role of a prostitute names Jhimli.