Pratima Kazmi is a prominent Indian film and television actress. She was popular for doing a variety of Bollywood films and Hindi series. She initiated her career in year 1997 through the British drama film, Sixth Happiness under the direction of Indian director, Waris Hussein. She played the role of a Madam in brothel. The actress received applause for her performance in the film and soon after, she received many offers from the Indian filmmakers.

Even though she usually plays positive roles, she is also known for playing negative roles. Pratima is also popular for her distinct husky voice and the way she delivers her dialogue is kind of unique and this became her trademarks. The brilliant actress received nomination for Best Performance in a Negative role at the Star Screen Awards for her role as Gangu Tai in the film, Waisa Bhi Hota Hai Part II in 2004. 
After her appearance in Sixth Happiness, she played as a prosecuting attorney in the box-office Bollywood film, Dushman in 1998; followed by her portrayal in another English film entitled, Such a Long Journey. In 1999, she appeared in the Hindi film, Godfather and Ram Gopal Varma’s crime drama film, School. In year 2000, the actress also made an appearance in another crime drama film, Fiza and in Manoj Bajpai’s starrer film, ‘Dil Pe Mat Le Yaar!!’. She played as a greedy woman in the box-office Bollywood film, Gadar: Ek Prem Katha which stars Sunny Deol and Amisha Patel in 2001. Later, she played as a wife in the blockbuster Bollywood horror film, Raaz in 2002. In 2003, Pratima acted as Chandi in the Hindi film, Yeh Dil. She has donned the film, Market by Jay Prakash and in 2007, she appeared in the blockbuster hit Hindi sports drama film, Chak De! India with the legendary, Shah Rukh Khan. She was also seen in the neo-noir thriller film, Ek Hasina Thi under the production of Ram Gopal Varma.She was with Sanjay Kapoor and Raveena Tandon in the Bollywood film, Jaago and Black Friday as the mother of Aditya Srivastava in 2004. She was seen in the action crime drama film, Sehar and the very popular Kamal Haasan starrer film, Mumbai Express in 2005. The actress also donned films like Elephant Boy, Bunty Aur Babli, Ssukh, Film Star, No Entry, Undertrial and a lot more.

Pratima also made her entry in the television industry on Zee TV’s Hindi series, Saat Phere – Saloni Ka Safar as the antagonist, Lali Maasi; the aunt of Kalika (played by Aashka Goradia) who helped her in destroying the Saloni’s. She also played as the Nani of Tapasya (played by Rashmi Desai) with a nasty tongue in the drama soap, Uttaran. Later, Pratima also acted as the grandmother of Raghu (played by Sudeep Sahir) in the Hindi serial, Jabb Love Hua on Zee TV. She also played the role of Rama in the Balaji Telefilms’ television soap, Kammal on Zee TV. Subsequently, she played as the mother of Abhi (played by Eijaz Khan/Hiten Tejwani) in the television serial, Kesar on STAR Plus. In 2009, Pratima bagged a positive role as Guru Maa in the Indian soap, Mann Kee Awaaz Pratigya. In 2010, Pratima acted as Maha Mai in the drama series, Ganga Kii Dheej on Sahara One channel.

Pratima was also the one who taught Hindi to Akshay Kumar and so after twenty years, Akshay offered him the Gurudakshina at the Color’s Golden Petal Awards in 2011.
Pratibha Paul Hindi Actress

Pratibha Paul

Pratibha Paul is a very famous and young actress of the Indian drama industry. She is now a day’s mostly seen in the drama series on Indian television. The popular drama series, which have also made Pratibha popular, are Bhanwar, Dil Dosti Dance and Aahat. In addition to these series, there is another very famous series by the name of Bharat ka Veer Putra Maharana Pratap in which, Pratibha has played very well and has spread the magic of her acing in the real sense of the term. There are many other reasons for which this series has become very much popular. Right on the first episode of this series, the viewership increased so much because; its premiere was narrated and given by Amitabh Bachchan. Similarly, drama series Aahat has been played on television in many seasons. Pratibha is appearing in the Season 6 of the series Aahat.Bharat ka Veer Putra – Mahrana Pratap is the drama, which has the story based on the life of Mahrana Pratap. He was 16th Rajput ruler of the state of Mewar. Presently, this area comes in the state of Rajasthan. This drama is produced by Abhimanyu Raj Singh under the auspices of Contiloe Entertainment. Pratibha has got a very different and unique role to play in this drama. Playing in the roles of some ancient characters or history figures is very important and critical, because one has to completely merge into that character not only by means of the dialogues and gestures, but one should also depict each and every aspect of personality of the character.


Pratyusha Banerjee

Pratyusha Banerjee was a gorgeous Indian actress. She was born on August 10, 1991 at Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, India. She was grown up in a traditional Bengali family. She was also a trained classical dancer and a good singer. Pratyusha haddone her first stage show entitled, Kalidas when she was 17-years old. She also acted in the play, Aashad Ka Ek Dinn. She had also done small modeling jobs in Kolkata before she bagged a role in Balika Vadhu. She stated that she never really thought that she’d become an actress, until she was given a chance to essay the role of older Anandi after a five year leap in BalikaVadhu. She wanted to become a model at first but her height became an issue. She gained her fame and popularity for her appearance as Anandi Jagdish Singh and Anandi Shivraj Shekhar in the drama series, Balika Vadhu – Kachchi Umar Ke Pakke Rishte on Colors TV. When the actress quit the show, many viewers were extremely disappointed and there were even some fans that signed a petition just to bring Pratyusha back to the show. But she stated that she needed to attend to her ailing mother. She was offered a film by Vikram Bhatt, however, the actress promised to stick on television only. She also joined the Kitchen Champion in 2011, followed by a short appearance in the dance reality show, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5 – Dancing with the Stars in 2012. In 2013, she joined the reality show, Bigg Boss 7 but she was evicted on day 63.She made a comeback as Sagarika Chattopadhyay, an NRI who came to India from London in the Hindi series, Hum Hain Na on Sony Entertainment Television, opposite Kanwar Dhillon. Recently, she was roped in to co-host the Hindi crime-based show, Savdhaan India – India Fights Back on Life OK along with HitenTejwani and Sushant Singh. Pratyusha received the Fan Favorite Award from the Indian Film Festival in 2011. She was also the winner of the Fresh Face Hunt Competition in the same year. In 2012, the actress won the Big Young Entertainer Award for Superhit TV Female Star, and she also won the Most Lokpriya Face at the Golden Petal Awards in 2012. She had a relationship with actor and business person, Makrand Malhorta but later, she filed a complaint against the actor for threatening and abusing her on the phone. Their two-year relationship had ended in 2013. Pratyusha had a relationship with Rahul Raj Singh, who is a model, actor, and a producer. This couple had even participated in a reality show called Power Couple, which aired on Sony TV in the year 2015. This beautiful actress however, was later found dead on 1st of April, 2016 in her residence . She had committed suicide by hanging herself.

Pratyusha Banerjee Hindi Actress