Birthday special: TV actresses who made a mark in Bollywood

Updated: Oct 10, 2016, 14:19 IST
  • Birthday special: TV actresses who made a mark in Bollywood
    Mona Singh shot to fame by playing Jassi in TV show 'Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin'. She made her Bollywood debut in '3 Idiots' (2009) and has also appeared in films 'Utt Pataang' (2011) and 'Zed Plus' (2014)
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  • Birthday special: TV actresses who made a mark in Bollywood
    Prachi Desai started her television career as the lead protagonist in Ekta Kapoor's 'Kasamh Se'. She made her Bollywood debut opposite Farhan Akhtar in the 2008 film 'Rock On!!'. She has also worked in films like 'Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai' (2010), 'Bol Bachchan' (2012) and 'I, Me Aur Main' (2013)
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  • Birthday special: TV actresses who made a mark in Bollywood
    Shweta Tiwari, who shot to fame by playing the role of Prerna in 'Kasautii Zindagii Kay', has done small roles in Bollywood. She appeared in films like Madhoshi, Aabra Ka Daabra, Benny And Babloo, Bin Bulaye Baraati and Married 2 America. She also did item numbers in Miley Naa Miley Hum and Marathi film Yedyanchi Jatra. The actress has worked beyond borders too! She was seen in the Pakistani film 'Sultanat'
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  • Birthday special: TV actresses who made a mark in Bollywood
    After working in TV shows like 'Kasautii Zindagii Kay', 'Dill Mill Gayye' and 'Saraswatichandra', Jennifer Winget is all set to make her Bollywood debut in 'Phir Se...' opposite Kunal Kohli. Picture courtesy: Jennifer's Twitter account
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  • Birthday special: TV actresses who made a mark in Bollywood
    Aamna shot to fame by essaying the role of Kashish opposite Rajeev Khandelwal in her TV debut 'Kahiin To Hoga' in 2003. She made her way to Bollywood in 2009 with 'Aloo Chaat' opposite Aftab Shivdasani. She also starred in the 2014-film 'Ek Villain' as Riteish Deshmukh's frustrated wife, a performance for which she was praised by the critics and audience alike
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  • Birthday special: TV actresses who made a mark in Bollywood
    Having made appearances in Indian commercials before, Yami made her television debut in 2008 with 'Chaand Ke Paar Chalo' and there was no looking back for her ever since. This beauty has worked in different language films such as Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada apart from featuring in Hindi films. She marked her entry into Bollywood with 'Vicky Donor', and went on to star in movies like 'Total Siyappa' and 'Action Jackson'
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  • Birthday special: TV actresses who made a mark in Bollywood
    Sanjeeda started off her television career playing the quirky Namrata, aka Nimmo, in 'Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa' in 2006. But long before she became a household name with Nimmo, she had done a cameo in 'Baghban' in 2003. Not only did she get the opportunity to star in a film featuring Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini and Salman Khan, but also got a chance to shake a leg with none other than Big B in the song 'Chali Chali'. Sanjeeda has also appeared in Bipasha Basu-starrer 'Pankh' (2010)
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  • Birthday special: TV actresses who made a mark in Bollywood
    Mandira Bedi
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    Shruti Seth
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    Shveta Salve
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    Shefali Shah
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    Sakshi Tanwar
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Did you know TV actress Mona Singh has some Bollywood films to her credit? On her 35th birthday, we look at TV actresses who have worked in Bollywood films

 

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