JUNE 06, 2023

8 Bollywood Actresses Who Pushed the Boundaries of Onscreen Nudity

Explore the courageous performances of Bollywood actresses who defied conventions and embraced bold roles, pushing the boundaries of onscreen nudity.

These actresses have made a lasting impact on Indian cinema with their fearless portrayals:

1. Simi Garewal 

Simi Garewal, known for her famous chat show, showcased her versatility with bold scenes in Siddhartha. She remains a leading lady ahead of her time.


2. Zeenat Aman

Zeenat Aman portrays a character who hides her disfigured face, but her secret is revealed, leading to abandonment. This film showcased Zeenat's boldness.

Satyam Shivam Sundaram (1978)

3. Mandakini

Mandakini's captivating portrayal in Ram Teri Ganga Maili, particularly in a waterfall scene, revealed more than expected.

Ram Teri Ganga Maili (1985)

4. Seema Biswas

Seema Biswas delivered a powerful performance in Bandit Queen, a film featuring nudity, pushing boundaries in Indian cinema.

Bandit Queen (1996)

5. Nandana Sen

Nandana Sen's role in Rang Rasiya included intimate scenes, contributing to the film's controversial reputation.

Rang Rasiya (2008)

6. Mallika Sherawat

Mallika Sherawat, a renowned bold figure in Bollywood, went beyond onscreen intimacy in Hisss, where she played a shapeshifting snake.

Hisss (2010)

7. Radhika Apte

Radhika Apte delivered terrific performances, including bold scenes, in the thought-provoking film Parched.

Parched (2015)

8. Kubbra Sait

Kubbra Sait's portrayal of the Cuckoo in Sacred Games included groundbreaking full-frontal nudity on an Indian platform.

 Sacred Games (2018)