Top Bollywood actresses who broke the stereotype taboos and outshone completely



  • ZAIRA WASIM (Secret Superstar)


The story of the film is of 14-year-old Muslim girl Insiya ( Zaira Wasim ), who seems to be battling in home and society to fulfill her dreams and goes out to fulfill her dream of becoming a singing superstar by keeping her identity secret.



There is an intuitive association with the characters of the film. The four actresses Rachna Pathak Shah, Konkona Sen Sharma, Aahana Kumra and Plabita Borthakur, the four protagonists made it so appealing that one couldn’t miss this movie based on breaking the taboo for having sexual desires.

  • VIDYA BALAN (Tumhari Sulu)


Vidya Balan, in the film Tumhari Sulu, plays the role of a beautiful, enthusiastic and happy-go-lucky Mumbai – based housewife, whose regular life changes when she unexpectedly goes to RJ (radio jockey) for a night on a leading radio station. Vidya Balan’s magic has once again started in the film, she has done so much free acting, which is made by watching.

  • BHUMI PEDNEKAR (Toilet Ek Prem Katha)


The film is based on a unique concept, of motivating the people not to defecate in open. The heroic quality of Bhumi has been outshone in her voice against defecating in open and the need for toilets in houses.

  • PARVATHY (Qarib Qarib Singlle)


The film’s biggest master stroke itself is Irfan and the film’s heroine Parvathy. Parvathy has already worked in several South Indian films and has been seen in Malayalam films especially for her acting role. Her screen confidence is very tempting. Her acting is very heart-wrenching.

  • SWARA BHASKAR (Anaarkali of Aarah)



Swara Bhaskar is known for her tremendous and versatile acting on screen. In this movies she played a role of dancer who faces many ups and downs as she was crossed by a powerful politician.

  • SHWETA TRIPATHI (Haraamkhor)



After the limelight of Masaan, she again manages to win the hearts through her great acting and role in Haraamkhor. Her 15-year-old schoolgirl character who falls in love with her teacher has actually convinced the audience of her talent.

  • ANUSHKA SHARMA (Phillauri)

The versatility of the actor as the most beautiful ghost of bollywood lightened up the screen. The comic role of Anushka made the audience fall in love with her.

  • KRITI SANON (Bareilly Ki Barfi)



Apart from her glam roles, Kriti made a perfect Barfi in her role in Bareilly Ki Barfi as a small town girl.



Though the movie failed to wow the audience but her acting saved the grace of the movie. Her former movies were blockbuster because of her versatile acting.

  • JHANVI KAPOOR (Dhadak)



A new glam face and a complete stunner Jhanvi Kapoor made her debut in bollywood in Sairat. She said that she acquired this charm from her mother Late Sridevi.



No words can be enough to describe the beauty and talent of Shraddha Kapoor. She has proven herself to be an all rounder through her acting, dancing and singing.