Top 10 Indian Hot Actresses
Bollywood fans will likely agree, these ladies are the top 10 Indian hot actresses in film today. The term “Bollywood” refers to the Indian film industry based in Mumbai (formerly Bombay), India. Blending the words “Bombay” and “Hollywood,” Bollywood is India’s largest film producer.
These ten sexy Indian actresses are beautiful, talented, and extremely popular with Bollywood audiences. All of them exude a sex appeal that Hindi language movie-goers find irresistible. Here is an overview of the ten Indian hotties.
- Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, 36, tops our list of hot Indian actresses. She is a model and actress who began her acting career after winning the Miss World competition in 1994. The media often refers to Bachchan as “the most beautiful woman in the world.” She is the leading actress in Hindi film today.
- Deepika Padukone. Deepika Padukone, 24, is another hot model-turned-actress. Prior to acting, she pursued a modeling career during her college years. Padukone modeled for several cosmetics and jewelry companies, was a Kingfisher “Model of the Year,” and appeared in a sexy swimsuit calendar.
- Rani Mukerji. Rani Mukerji, 32, is an actress who works primarily in Hindi films. She has won several Filmfare Awards in the “Best Actress” and “Best Supporting Actress” categories. The beautiful Mukerji is also a trained Odissi dancer, keeping alive one of India’s eight classical dance forms.
- Vidya Balan. Vidya Balan, 32, is known for her natural beauty. Prior to her film career, she completed a degree in sociology and appeared in soap operas, television commercials, and music videos. After several Filmfare nominations, Balan won the “Best Actress” award for her role in the 2009 film, “Paa.”
- Preity Zinta. Preity Zinta, 33, is a pretty Hindi films star. She has also appeared in Teluga, Punjabi, and English language films. She made her acting debut in 1998, after completing a degree in criminal psychology. In addition to acting, Zinta writes columns for “BBC News Online.” She also co-owns an Indian Premiere League (IPL) cricket team.
- Amisha Patel. Amisha Patel, 35, is an actress known mostly for her Bollywood film roles. Her best-known film is “Gadar: Ek Prem Katha” (2001), one of the biggest hits in Indian film history. Patel is also a member of PETA, participating in a recent advertising campaign.
- Bipasha Basu. Bipasha Basu, 31, is another sexy actress and former fashion model. Her fans affectionately call her Bips. A winner of several Filmfare awards, Basu has given show-stopping performances in several Hindi and Teluga films. The UK magazine “Eastern Eye” twice-named Basu the “Sexiest Woman in Asia.”
- Priyanka Chopra. Priyanka Chopra, 28, is another Indian hottie. She won the Miss World title in 2000. Her acting career began with a 2002 Tamil film. Her 2003 Bollywood debut led to a number of films and awards. Her “Best Actress” award for her 2008 role in “Fashion” established Chopra as one of the leading Bollywood stars of today.
- Lara Dutta. Lara Dutta, 32, is one of the sexiest actresses in Indian film. She was crowned Miss Universe in 2000 with the highest marks in beauty pageant history. She began her acting career in Tamil, later entering Bollywood to mixed reviews. Dutta served as a UNFPA Goodwill Amabassador in 2001.
- Riya Sen. Riya Sen, 29, is the actress and model who rounds out our list of top ten Indian hot actresses. Sen began her career as a child actress in 1991. At 16, she began her modeling career. She has appeared in dozens of magazines, fashion shows, TV commercials, and music videos. Her first commercial success was a low-budget 2001 sex comedy.