Bollywood actresses who portrayed on-screen Journalists
Bollywood divas might not be comfortable in answering questions of journalists at times but they nail the role of a powerful and passionate journalist on-screen, pretty well. The combo of beauty with brains is just perfect when an actress portrays a hard - hitting journalist's role in reel life. That stern look, the khadi kurta with fiery eyes having that passion of digging truth, presents the strong determined face of a woman and inspires many of us.
In her upcoming film Noor, Sonakshi Sinha plays the role of a journalist who juggles her love, work and personal life. Her life takes a new turn when she gets the lead of an investigative story. The upcoming film Noor is all set to show the dramatic thriller of a journalist’s life and Sonakshi Sinha is portraying the lead role in the film.
Rani plays the character of Meera in the film No One Killed Jessica, who is a headstrong journalist. The film is based on the famous The Jessica Lall Murder Case that brought the nation together for justice and stand against the filthy political domination. Rani Mukherjee nailed every bit of her character, raising a spark against injustice in our hearts.
Kareena portrayed the role of a high class International journalist in the film Satyagraha. Prakash Jha plotted the story line, showing the intense truth of politics in India. Bollywood’s Heroine truly filled real emotions to her character.
Kangana looked ideal in her glamorous dresses and make up intact in the film Knock out. Although, she has portrayed a journalist’s role but her style statement was all around, she didn’t leave any piece creasy. The film didn’t do well on critic’s part but Kangana’s role was a memorable one.
The Rajkumar Hirani directorial gave audiences, a strong reason to think upon the stereotypes of society. Anushka Sharma very sportingly nailed the role and we loved her very much on-screen.
Amrita Rao is missing on-screen these days, but her strong and optimistic role for Anil Sharma’s Singh Saheb The Great, is an impeccable story to remember all times. Looks like, playing the exciting role of a journalist made her quite content in her career plot.
Raveena Tandon has already been awarded for this movie which is yet to be released in India, but has done the rounds in International film festivals. In the film, she is playing the role of a hardcore journalist who romances a young man.
Aditi Rao Hyadri
The charming personality of Sheena in Rockstar was portrayed by Aditi Rao Hyadri, who played a pivotal role in heading the story. Sheena was the one, who felt Jordan’s love for Heer and later made him to accept his heart. A glamorous journalist like Aditi Rao Hyadri was everything the film craved for.
Konkana Sen Sharma
Konkana portrayed the role of a journalist in Madhur Bhandarkar’s realistic cinegraphy. The film has the glimpse of the lives of rich and famous. Konkana brilliantly lived up to the role, putting a realistic touch to it. The film absolutely drove the emotions in Konkana’s way. Hats off to such impactful acting skill.
Shoojit Sarkar’s political thriller featured Nargis Fakhri in a role of a titular journalist opposite John Abraham. Nargis who embarked her Bollywood journey with Imtiaz Ali’s Rockstar, has surprised the audience with her out of the way portrayal in film.