Kashmiri girls shining high in Bollywood
By: Dhanashri Kulkarni
Jammu and Kashmir, twin state is known for its warm hospitality and scenic beauty with more talented and versatile people who are making names in every field even they are rising in Bollywood as well making a deep mark of their raw talents, VO had just spoken with Maleeha from Kangan who passed her 10th grade examination with flying colours.
Here we take a look at girl power of Kashmir in entertainment industry who are shining in Bollywood.
Some of the most incredible performances of all times have often come from young actors and this proved by this beautiful Kashmiri actress Zaira Wasim, who won critical acclaim with her Bollywood debut Dangal and then came Sceret Superstar again in this film she proved that surely she is superstar by her soulful performance and this proves that age and experience can never hide talent.This bundle of talent ata very tender age her first ever National Child award for exceptional achievement, 2017, from President Ram Nath Kovind for Dangal.
This young talent is now working with Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Farhan Akhtar in Shonali Bose Sky is Pink.
In this movie Zaira is playing daughter of Priyanka Chopra Jonas. Here wishing her good luck for this movie.
Hina Khan doesn’t cease to surprise us with her public appearances.
A self-confessed fitness freak & a Diva at every red carpet in the tinsel town, Hina Khan picked an off-beat blueberry body con dress with ruffles on the sides highlighting her perfect curves with her new hair-do complimenting the look giving a chic & sophisticated feel at a television channel’s yearly bash. With minimal accessories, Hina went subtle with her make-up letting her dress do the talking! Just when news broke out of actress Hina Khan shedding her glamorous avatar for her upcoming debut Bollywood film, she took the internet by storm with her stunning pictures featured in a premium international standard magazine. 2018 has been a year of many ups for this actress who ruled the roost on television for 8 long years with a show & a transformation making her the ultimate fashionista of television with her sartorial choices & public appearances compared to Bollywood Divas.
After walking & making heads turn at various fashion runways & swiping away awards making her a style icon, Hina Khan was roped in to play a cult character in the reboot of a hugely successful show Kasauti Zindagi Ki & sent social media into a frenzy with her backless cholis & striking look.
This time again Hina strikes back with a sophisticated & sexy look in the December issue of FHM featured as the ‘Girlfriend of the Month’. The actress who is not known to mince her words & often calls spade a spade, is at her candid best answering some fun answers.She is now heading to Bollywood debut.The film tentatively named as Lines. Here she plays a simple Kashmiri girl and her journey.In this film she shares a screen space with veteren actress Farida Jalal.Recently the cast and crew had come for the shoot somewhere in Kashmir.
Fatima Sana Shaikh
Though she was born in Mumbai but her roots are from Jammu and Kashmir as her father hails from Jammu and her mother is from Kashmir.
Shaikh began her film career with the 1997 film Chachi 420 with Kamal Hassan She played the role of Bharti, Jaiprakash “Jai” Paswan and Janki Paswan’s daughter. In 2001, she appeared in One two ka four , which starred ShahRukh Khan and Juhi Chawla. In 2008, she played the role of Zoya in the Indian drama film Tahaan .
Late in 2009 she switched to TV shows such as Ladies Special , where she played the role of the daughter of one of the protagonists, and Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya hi kijio , in which she played a negative role.
Then again she worked in the comedy film Bittoo Boss (2012), the romantic film Akash Vani(2013) and but her luck changed when she did an inspirational woman oriented movie Dangal(2016).Her role was appreciated as well.After that Shaikh starred in Yash Raj Banner Thugs of Hindostan in which she played a warrior who was Amitabh Bachchans daughter.Recently she gave an interview to one of leading entertainment website in Mumbai in which she showed concerned over present political situation in the Valley and was quite tensed.
Farhna Bhatt from Srinagar is young and talented actress cum model from J&K.She started her Bollywood career in 2016.Before this she was busy with her various modelling programs and shows but her career came into limelight through her first Bollywood movie “Laila Majnu”.She was seen playing a third lead actress,here also her role was appreciated.
Moreover, this Srinagar Model now working for her next film Nitin Kakkars Notebook.