Bollywood has been a very diversified industry in terms of language, region and religion. There are no boundaries and hence there is a broader scope. You might not have noticed the long list of Bengali actresses in Bollywood, so here’s a quick round up of the most successful and sexy Bengali actresses in the Indian cinema industry.
This bombshell was born in Mumbai and started her career as a model at the young age of 17. She had a very successful career as a model before she ventured into acting. She made her debut in Bollywood with Ajnabee and also won the Filmfare award for the best female debut. Movies like Raaz, Jism and Faaotpath gave her the title of a sex symbol.
Kajol Devgn or rather just Kajol was born to Bollywood actress Tanuja and film producer and director Shomu Mukherjee. She made her debut in Bollywood at the age of 16 with Bekhudi. The movie failed commercially but Kajol made her presence felt. She next appeared in Baazigar post which there was no looking back.
Rani Mukherjee was born to film director Ram Mukherjee and play back singer Krishna Mukherjee. As a child she was never interested in acting and did turn down few offers. She made her debut in Bollywood with Raja Ki Aayegi Baraat because her mother insisted her.
Konkona Sen Sharma was born Aparna Sen and Mukul Sharma. She did her schooling in Calcutta and made her debut as a child artist with Indirah in 1983. She made her mark in the industry with English language films like Mr and Mrs Iyer, 15 Park Avenue. Her breakthrough in Bollywood was with Madhur Bhandarkar’s Page 3.
Sushmita Sen was born in Hyderabad. She was the first Indian to be crowned as Miss Universe. She made her debut as an actress with Dastak. Ms Sen is critically acclaimed for her female-oriented roles.