From the last few decades, we have seen many Bollywood movies which are made on gangsters and underworld. Even some movies were inspired by the real people like the most recent one in which Shraddha Kapoor played the role of Haseena Parkar. The story was based on the real story of the gangster, Haseena Parakar, who is the sister of Dawood Ibrahim. But this is not the first time when an actress has portrayed the role of a gangster. There are many actresses who pulled off the role of gangster on silver screen like a boss.
So, in this article, we have listed some actresses who pulled off the role of gangster brilliantly.
1. Supriya Pathak
She just amazed everyone with her performance in the movie Ramleela in which she played the role of lady don in a male-dominated society. This actress is famous as Hansa, the character she played in the TV series Khichdi. But she surprised everyone with her new avatar which was also appreciated.
2. Richa Chadha
We all remember her character in Fukrey as Bholi Punjaban which was slightly based on Geeta Arora aka Sonu Punjaban, who was known for the flesh trade operated out of Delhi. Richa will soon come back on screens playing the same role in the sequel of Fukrey.
3. Shabana Azmi
This famous veteran actress played the role of Santokben Jadeja in the movie Godmother, who was involved in more than 14 murder cases. The character was the wife of Sarman Manju and made her entry in the underworld after the murder of his husband. Shabana’s performance was praised by the viewers and critics for which she also won a National award.
4. Neha Dhupia
She played the role of Munni Madam in the movie Phas Gaye Re Obama. The plot of the movie was based on the global recession which started in the USA and later affected the rest of the world. Seeing her in such a character was a great treat for many of her fans.
5. Nandita Das
She played the role of a sophisticated female don in the movie Supari. And in the same movie, she played the role of being a lesbian which was a very bold move.