Gone are the days when women played only princesses and coy lovers. Today, our Bollywood divas have proved they are no less than their male counterparts and are open to playing dark roles too.
Many B-town ladies including Kajol, Priyanka Chopra and Urmila Matondkar have played negative roles and have been praised for the same.
Here’s a list of women who broke the stereotype and explored their darker side.
Kajol broke the stereotype and played an over possessive girlfriend in Gupt. The actress also won many awards for her role.
Vidya nails it irrespective of the role and Ishquiya was nothing less. The actress played a vamp for the first time and looked so comfortable in her own skin.
Patralekhaa made her debut with City Lights, where she played a simple girl-next-door. The actress will soon be seen donning shades of grey in her character in Vikram Bhatt’s Love Games, a twisted and passionate story.
4. Bipasha Basu
Bong star Bipasha Basu not only showed off her sexy side in Jism, but also played a negative role in the film. The actress was also nominated for Filmfare best villain for her performance.
5. Katrina Kaif
The British lady played a negative role in Race 2. Katrina broke her sweet and sexy side with the role and it was not a bad choice we must say!