The Navratri festival is here again and people across all over India have geared up for the celebrations. This nine days Dandiya festival begins on the 21st September and ends on the 29th September 2017. Given here are the 12 Bengali Bollywood Celebrities who are excited to be a part of Navratri celebrations this 2017.
Bipasha Basu began with her career in modelling and later started acting in movies with different languages like Hindi, Telugu and Tamil. She was shot to fame with her bold eyes for some of her best films like Raaz and Jism. She is popularly known for her fitness and is one among a few Indian actors who support a well-toned body right from the beginning of her career. She has been following a strict plan and is been still famous for her well-toned body.
Kajol began with her career in the 90’s, and is one of the most loved Bollywood actress even today. She has been a box office hit and not once to mice her words, Kajol has continued to raise the bar for her contemporaries and success in the Indian film Industry.
She was born to a Bengali speaking family in Hyderabad. The diva has won Miss India and Miss Universe in the year 1994. Her films include Biwi No 1, Main Hoo Na and more. She has two adopted daughters Renee Sen and Alisah Sen.
Another Bengali beauty whom we can’t get enough of. She has been acting in the Tamil, Telugu, Bengali and the Hindi film industry. She is known for all her powerful roles been played in the bengali film industry especially in the Gangs of Wassepur which is the original movie of Saathiya.
Konkana Sen Sharma:
Konkana Sen Sharma is an Indian actress and is the daughter of Aparna Sen who appears in the Indian art house and the independent films. Her achievements have established her to be one of the leading actresses in the contemporary parallel cinema. She has won two consecutive film fare awards for the best supporting actor in Omkara(2006) and Life in Metro (2007) respectively. She has also won some national awards for her intriguing performances. The movie Wake Up Sid has got her into the main stream of Bollywood where people have continued loving her on the screen.
Lisa Ray is known to be among the famous and well known talents, and started her career from modelling to anchoring on various television shows. She has been one of the most attractive faces of the Bollywood industry even today. She was born in Toronto, Canada to a Bengali father. The gorgeous Afreen Afreen model shot to a Bollywood stardom in the year 2011 starring Vikram Bhatt Kasoor and is seen all across the world. She is also believed to be a cancer survivor which is in actual sense a true beauty.
Nandana Sen was born in New Delhi to a Bengali Family Amartya Sen and Nabanita Dev Sen. She is well known for her role played in the movies like Black (2005), Tango Charlie and Rang Rashiya. This beautiful actress has set the heart of the audiences just through her performance and presence in the films.
She is the cousin of Kajol and now the Bahu of the Chopra family. She is well known for her strong woman oriented roles in some of the best movies like Black, Mardaani, No one killed Jessica, and many more. She belongs to a film oriented family of the Bengali Origin. Her father Ram Mukherjee is one of the well-known founders of the Filmalaya studios, followed by her mother Krishna Mukherjee who was a playback Singer.
She is an Indian Bollywood and Telugu Industry actress, and a Video Jockey for channel MTV. She started her career on television first in 2009 with a reality show of MTV, and was called TVS Scooty Teen Diva turning out to be a finalist in that. Later on she started her career with the Telugu film industry for a film called Tuneega Tuneega and then went on for a debut in the Bollywood film Mere Dad Ki Maruthi.
She is a Bollywood and Bengali film actress born in Calcutta, West Bengal India. She is well known for her works in Mondo Meyer Upakhyan, House of memories and the last but not the least Anuranan. She is also a well-trained Manipuri and Odissi dancer and handles a dance troupe called as Bhabna Aaj O kal. She is known by people for her well known role played of a wife of Rajpal Yadav in Main, Meri Patni aur Woh.
Nandita Das is believed to be one of the well-known actresses, director and the last but not the least a social activist. She is well known for her few critically acclaimed films like Earth (1998), Kannathil Muthamittal (2002) and the last but not the least fire (1996). She is the daughter of a well-known Indian Painter Jatin Das. She has been awarded many times for her great performances and continues to hold the same respect in the Indian Society.
She started her career with a small role as Boman Irani Daughter in Reema Kagti’s film Honeymoon Travels Pvt limited. She also played a lead opposite role to Randeep Hooda In Ru Ba Ru, and has won accolades for her role as Arjun Rampal’s wife Debbie in a super hit movie Rock On. Her first international project was Deepa Mehta’s Midnight Children.
So who is your favourite among the top 12 Bengali Celebrities you still wish to see on screens.