Bollywood Stars Who Dared To Change The Rules
An industry where stereotypes and clichés are common place, there are a few names who dared to challenge the stereotypes, break rules and still carved a niche of their own. Here’s a look at some of the game changers in
other debutants were busy brushing up their dancing skills and pumping iron,
there came a humble Siddiqui, who proved his mettle despite his unconventional
looks. He made his presence felt in Peepli
Live and rest as they say is history. Most of his films have been screened
at international film festivals and his performance has been applauded
worldwide. Vidya Balan
At a time when size zero and
waif-like figured heroines were turning heads, she dared to flaunt her curves!
Vidya Balan made full figured women desirable and ditched the idea that only
ten on ten figures can translate into success in Bollywood.
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Yo Yo Honey Singh
Gone are the days, when only a ‘firang’
rapper could rap for a Bollywood number. Today, we have our very own ‘desi’
rapper – Yo Yo Honey Singh. Love him or hate him but you just can’t ignore this
singer who has become a phenomenon in himself.
From playing twelve different
What’s Your Rashee? to
going bald to play India’s Olympic Champ Mary
Kom, Priyanka has done enough work to prove her versatility as an actress.
She not only dares to experiment but also manages to play every different
character with equal finesse. Advertisement Irrfan
He’s not a just a performer but
an actor in the true sense. A complete professional, Irrfan has earned himself
a great reputation in Bollywood as well as Hollywood. On one hand, he makes you
wonder at his art in movies like
Lunchbox, on the other, he shines in a multi-starrer like Gunday. He’s a valuable asset to Indian
film industry. Farhan Akhtar
with many facets, Farhan Akhtar is a force to reckon with in Bollywood. He
started off as a director and soon we saw him singing and acting. The
multi-talented star and a successful producer, Farhan is highly dedicated to
his art and we all saw that in his transformation in Bhaag Milkha Bhaag. Advertisement Kareena Kapoor
the only news that Kareena has recently made is her marriage with Saif Ali
Khan, but one can’t deny the fact that she is the actress who gave a makeover
to actresses’ pay cheques. Kareena was the first actress to demand as much as Rs
8 crore for Heroine. She opened the
avenues for other actresses to demand big cheques.