Top 5 Television Actresses Who Are Successfully Working In Bollywood

Many famous Bollywood actors started their careers on television. These B-town power brokers cannot refuse to recognize their links to tv, regardless of how popular or failed the shows were. Even Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan began his career as a television actor.

After beginning their acting careers in Television, many stars understood the importance of moving to the big screen to gain more fame and showcase their acting abilities to a larger audience, as many people do not watch telenovelas daily. Furthermore, Bollywood gave these actors the opportunity to play multiple roles in each film for which they were cast.

Mrunal Thakur

2012 television serial she made her acting debut in Mujhse Kuchh Kehti Yeh Khamoshiyaan, and she later appeared in Kumkum Bhagya. Mrunal made her Bollywood debut in 2019 with Vikas Bahl’s biographical film Super 30. She also worked with Shahid Kapoor in Jersey movie in 2022.

She also appeared in two music videos first “Bad Boy x Bad Girl” with Badshah and the second “Aise Na Chhoro” with Guru Randhawa.

 

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Prachi Desai

Before making her breakthrough in Abhishek Kapoor’s directed film ‘Rock on,’ the actress was well-known for her role as Bani in the television show ‘Kasam Se.’

Her other notable roles include Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai, Bol Bachchan, and I, Me, Aur Main. She is also the spokesperson, brand ambassador, and goodwill ambassador of Neutrogena and Goa tourism in India. Desai is a brand ambassador for Lux Lyra.

 

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Vidya Balan

Vidya was well-known for her tomboy role as Radhika Mathur in Hum Paanch before Bollywood movies. She got her first break in Parineeta, directed by Vidhu Vinod Chopra and Pradeep Sagar.

Her acting abilities were rewarded with box office successes in Lage Raho Munna Bhai and Bhool Bhulaiyaa. Her roles in the romantic comedies Heyy Baby and Kismat Konnection with positive reviews.

 

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Mouni Roy

Mouni Roy made her feature film debut in Reema Kagti’s 2018 film Gold before appearing in a number of sitcoms, including Devon Ke Dev Mahadev and Kyonki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi.

She rose to fame as a shape-shifting snake in the supernatural television show Naagin, and she became one of the highest-paid Hindi television actresses.

She also playing important role in the superhero movie Brahmstra with Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, and Amitabh Bachchan.

 

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Yami Gautam

Before starting her movie career with Vicky Doner she was working in Chand Ke Paar Chalo and Yeh Pyaar Na Hoga Kam television shows. After starting her movie career she worked in many South Indian movies.

Thriller Badlapur, Kaabil, Uri: The Surgical Strike, and comedy Bala are on the list of Yami Gautam’s biggest movies.

 

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