The spotlight of this dazzling entertainment industry forgets to capture real talents. This is the reason that some talented actresses didn’t get many chances in Bollywood movies.
However, they impressed the audience with their screen presence and acting skills whenever they got a chance.
People believe that if you are beautiful and you have talent then no one can stop you from being successful. This is especially applicable to women artists in the entertainment industry.
People believe about Bollywood that if the heroine is good in physical appearance, then she could easily find her way to get success in the industry.
While people believe that screen presence is important for an actress, there are many instances when talented as well as the beautiful actress got the tag of a flop actress.
Here, we have created a list of Bollywood actresses who haven’t tasted stardom despite being talented.
Mahie Gill’s original name is Rimpy Kaur Gill. She is one of the fine actresses in the Bollywood industry but she didn’t get many chances in the movies.
Mahie Gill rose to fame after her character of modern Paro in the Anurag Kashyap directed Devdas adaptation Dev D.
Mahie Gill has been part of many Punjabi film industries as well. Mahie’s notable works include movies like Dev D, Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster series, Paan Singh Tomar, and many more.
Mahie has been part of many web series. Her work in the horror short film ‘Posham Pa’ has been appreciated by fans and critics.
Huma Saleem Qureshi is a model turned actress who rose to fame after playing the character of Mussina Khan in the movie Gangs of Wasseypur series.
Huma received 3 Filmfare nominations for her works in Bollywood movies.
Huma has also worked as a theater artist.
Huma Qureshi’s notable works in the Bollywood industry include films like ‘Badla’ ‘Love Suv Te Chicken Khurrana’, ‘Dobaara, and ‘Jolly LLB 2’.
Her works in the movie were admired by fans and critics as well but she never got the chance to play meaty roles. Recently, Huma has appeared in a Netflix web series ‘Laila’.
In the film ‘Airlift’, Nimrat Kaur appeared in the lead role opposite Akshay Kumar.
Her performance in the film ‘Lunchbox’ was also appreciated by the audience and critics.
But the sad thing is that her name is also included in the list of flop actresses.
Nimrat has been part of a web series titled The Test Case in which she played the character of an army woman.
These days, Nimrat is away from films and is making headlines for her relationship with Indian cricket team coach Ravi Shastri.
Kalki is a bold and beautiful actress in Bollywood. Despite being part of many hit films, she didn’t get any offer for the lead role in mainstream Bollywood commercial movies.
Kalki has done amazing work in films like ‘Ek Thi Dyan’, ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’, ‘Margarita with a Straw’ and ‘Shaitan’.
Recently, Kalki’s horror web series ‘Bhram’ has come on ZEE 5 that got positive reviews from fans and critics.
Kalki has been part of many web series that include Netflix’s Sacred Games, Amazon Prime’s Made In Heaven, and many more.
Nandita Das is a famous Bollywood actress. Although she has appeared in only a handful of films, her acting skills and choices of scripts was appreciated by everyone.
Despite this, she is never considered in the list of hit Bollywood actresses.
Nandita is known for Bollywood movies like ‘Manto’, ‘Fire’, ‘Firaq’, and ‘Earth’.
Bollywood’s beautiful actress Tisca Chopra has been in the film industry for years.
For instance, her short movie titled Chutney is one of the most popular short movies in India.
However, she was never considered as a commercial Bollywood actress.
Tisca has worked in well-known films like ‘Ankur Arora Murder Case’, ‘Taare Zameen Par’, ‘Rahasya’, and ‘Firaq’.
Chitrangada Singh is a famous Bollywood actress.
She started her acting career with the critically acclaimed movie titled Yeh Saali Zindagi.
She has been part of a few good movies that include Desi Boyz, Inkaar, Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi, I, Me Aur Main and Baazaar.
She has been in news for her unprofessional behavior during her intimate scenes with actor Nawaazuddin Siqqiqui.
Adah Sharma made her Bollywood debut with the classic horror movie 1920 which was a box office success in Bollywood.
However, the actress didn’t get many offers from Bollywood.
A few offers include a character role in the movie Hasee Toh Phasi and Commando.
The actress has done many south Indian movies.