A journey to Bollywood is not a cup of tea. Some models struggled a lot to become the shining and famous faces. They worked hard and achieved the tag of Bollywood actresses. Here are some splendid actresses who succeeded the journey from a model to an actress.
She is one of the most versatile actresses in the Bollywood industry. Deepika was born on 5 January 1986 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She was born in a family with sports background. Her father is the former professional badminton player, and her younger sister, Anisha, is a golfer. Deepika is crazy about badminton. Her modeling career started in 2005, in which she made her runway at the most popular fashion event Lakme Fashion Week for designer
and this splendid actress won the "Model of the Year" award at the Kingfisher Fashion Awards and print campaign for the Kingfisher Calendar. Her first featuring video is the song "Naam Hai Tera," sung by
. She received offers for various films and made a lot of superhits movies like Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Padmavati,
, Ramleela, Chapaak, and many more; she also worked in the Hollywood movie XXX, starring . She worked hard, and now she has topped the list of most beautiful women in the world.
Diana Penty is an Indian actress, born on 2 November 1985 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. She is famous for her character Meera in the movie "Cocktail." She started her modeling career in 2005, as she has signed up for Elite models India. She received offers for various films. She has done many hit movies like Cocktail, Happy Bhaag Jayegi, Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran, and many more. She endorsed many global brands, including Maybelline, Garnier and Forever 21. She also won the Vogue Beauty Awards for female debut in 2012 and was nominated for many category awards.
Dia Mirza is one of the most beautiful actresses in Bollywood. Born on 9 December 1981 in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh,she started her modeling career in 2000 and was the second runner up at Femina
2000; after a hard work, she won Miss Asia Pacific 2000 and gained the title of Miss Beautiful Smile, Miss Avon, and Miss Close-Up Smile in Miss India. She became the first Indian to win this title in 27 years. Then she was approached for many films and she did her first debut film "Rehna Hai Tere Dil Mein. " The movie gained popularity and was loved by the audience.
Anushka Sharma is the most versatile and splendid actress in the Bollywood industry. She was born on 1 May 1988 in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh, India. She started her modeling career in 2007, and made her runway debut for designer Wendell Rodricks's Les Vamps Show, Lakme Fashion Week, and selected as the model for the spring-summer 2007 collection. She started her acting career on her first debut film, opposite
Shah Rukh Khan
in the movie "Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi." She was on a high demand after the movie made a super hit. She worked hard, and now she is one of the best actresses in India. She is married to
, an Indian Cricketer in 2018.
Lisa Ray is not as successful as the other actresses who began their career from modeling still, we can say that she is very talented, confident, most important, a fighter kind of personality. She is an Indian-Canadian actress, born on 4 April 1972 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She started her modeling career in early 1990 for Indian popular brands Lakme and Bombay Dyeing. She worked on many advertisements and magazines. She started her acting career in her first debut Tamil film "Nethaji". She struggled with blood cancer and was diagnosed multiple times in 2009 and later got cured. Recently she has worked on the most viewed web series, "Four More Shots." She is a brave and beautiful woman who achieved success. She is the ninth-most beautiful woman of the millennium.
Esha Gupta is a famous actress and also a perfect dancer. She was born on 28 November 1985,
, India. She started her modeling career in 2007 and entered in the contest of Femina Miss India and won the title "Miss India International title. She received many offers for Bollywood movies. She started her acting career on her first debut film Jannat 2, opposite Imraan Hashmi, and this movie proves the blockbuster. After the film Jannat, her career was on the peak, and she is the part of many blockbusters movies. She also represents India as Miss International Pageant.
Katrina Kaif the most successful actresses in the Bollywood industry. She was born in Hong Kong. When she was in her teenage, she received an offer in fashion modeling and after becoming the winner of the beauty contest in Hawaii, she started working as a fashion model. She also appeared in London Fashion Week. At one of the fashion shows, an Indian Director,
has selected her in a Bollywood movie "Boom". She endorsed many Indian brands such as Coca-Cola, LG, Samsung. She has done many hit Bollywood movies and praised by the audience. She is one of the highest-paid actresses in the Bollywood industry.
Jacqueline was born on 11 August 1985 in Manama, Bahrain, and won the crown of Miss Universe Sri Lanka pageant in 2006 in Los Angeles. She had a great modeling career. In 2009 she came to India for a modeling assignment and attended many auditions and was selected for the movie "Aladdin." She took place in the heart of the audience and made herself a great and successful actress.
She was born on 13 September 1985 in Guwahati, Assam. She started her modeling career in 2001 and won the top model contest of France. She worked with many famous fashion designers Vivienne Westwood, Christian Dior, Chloe, and kept doing her modeling on cosmetic brands like Mac. She worked for many sizzling magazines Vogue, Elle, Harper's Bazaar. She started her acting career in 2010 in Guzaarish with
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
, which was directed by
Sanjay Leela Bhansali
Freida Pinto is a young and beautiful actress, born on 18 October 1984 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India. She is such a brilliant Indian actress who worked on many American and British films. She began her modeling career in 2005, with Elite Model Management India. Her career was on the peak when she was the lead actress of the Oscar-winning movie "Slumdog Millionaire." She has worked on many Hollywood movies like Rising of the Planet of the Apes, Immortals.