Bollywood women warriors before 'Mastani'!
Bollywood epics have often been surrounded around 'male-centric' roles. However, known for giving edge to women-oriented movies, Sanjay Leela Bhansali is here again with 'Bajirao Mastani' where Deepika Padukone is seen portraying the role of a warrior pri
News Nation Bureau | Updated : 16 July 2015, 02:26:08 PM
Deepika Padukone ( Bajirao Mastani)
Sanjay Leela Bhansali is here again with an epic 'Bajirao Mastani' where Deepika Padukone is playing the role of a warrior 'Mastani'.
Aishwarya Rai (Jodha Akbar)
Earlier, Aishwarya Rai played the role of a Rajasthani warrior princess Jodha in 'Jodha Akbar'.
Priyanka Chopra (Drona)
Don;t go on Priyanka Chopra's 'mellowed' character in 'Bajirao Mastani', she has also portrayed the character of Sonia- the bodyguard- in Drona.
Then, the recent 'Baahubali' is all about the protagonist but Queen Sivagami (played by Telegu actress Ramya Krishnan) cannot be ignored.
Anushka Shetty (Baahubali)
Other leading lady of 'Baahubali', Anushka Shetty is also reportedly doing some action scenes in the second part. Other character Avantika (Tammanah) has also played the role of a warrior princess.
Kareena Kapoor (Asoka)
Bollywood diva, Kareena Kapoor had done some action sequences in 'Asoka' where she teamed with Shahrukh Khan for Kaurwaki's role.
Hema Malini (Razia Sultan)
Dreamgirl Hema Malini has also portrayed the role of Razia Sultan in yesteryear movie of the same name.
Kangana Ranaut (Rani Laxmi Bai)
And, last but not the least, if reports are to be believed then Kangana Ranaut is set to showcase the role of Rani Laxmi Bai on screen soon.