Today is the birthday of Prachi Desai, this one of a kind actress turns 25 today. This small screen girl made it big in bollywood after a successful debut in Rock On and since then has never looked back once. She kept delivering back to back hits and won the hearts of the audience by her brilliant acting skills. We present to you the Best of Prachi Desai! Here is a list of five of the best movies of Prachi Desai!
Rock On!! is a story of 4 friends who put together the greatest band this country has ever seen, but fail to make it big. Years later fate conspires to bring them together again and set them on a journey back to where they left off… a soul-searching pilgrimage into their past! This movie was brilliant from the word go! Prachi Desai played the role of Farhan Akhtar’s wife in the movie and this was her debut film too!
Once Upon A Time in Mumbaai
The film, set primarily in 1970’s Mumbai, follows the rise of Sultan (Ajay Devgn), and the conflict, when his protagonist Shoaib (Emraan Hashmi), challenges his supremacy, and uses his power to rule the murky underbelly of Mumbai. The film is presented in a retro chic style and is a glamorous and powerful rewind to the golden era. This movie is a must watch if you’re a Prachi Desai fan as Desai’s performance titled her the “Supporting Actress of the Year” and earned her many awards including IIFA Awards, Stardust Awards, Zee Cine Awards, Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Awards and many more and nominations for Supporting Actress Award at Filmfare Awards and Star Screen Awards.
I, Me Aur Main
The film portrays her as a hairstylist for which she took tips from Bollywood stylist Adhuna Akhtar. Desai’s look in a song of the film was inspired from Katy Perry and Beyonce. The film was an average grosser at the Indian Box Office, but it raised rave reviews for Desai from critics, some terming her as ‘the highlight of the film’, ‘the surprise package’ and ‘the best performance in the film’. Film critic Joginder Tuteja says, “One actor who leaves a mark is Prachi Desai. She is a revelation as a free spirited girl.” After getting praised by everyone, can you afford to miss this movie of hers?
Prachi appeared in full fledged role in 2012 blockbuster film Bol Bachchan opposite Abhishek Bachchan, along with Ajay Devgn and Asin. The film proved to be the biggest box office success for Desai till date collecting over 100 crores. She replaced Genelia D’souza who withdrew from the film for unknown reasons. Bol Bachchan director Rohit Shetty says, “What I like about Prachi is that she’s extremely talented and very sincere. She is a natural performer.”
‘Life Partner’ is a story of three protagonists struggling on the marital marathon but on different tracks – three good friends with three different approaches to life. Produced by noted director duo Abbas-Mustan, shot in plush locations in South Africa, and directed by the comedy king, Rumi Jafri, ‘Life Partner’ is a non-stop laugh riot with its heart in its place. She plays a role of Tushar Kapoor’s wife in the film. Though the film failed at box-Office, but it raised great reviews from critics for her work.