Nushrratt Bharuccha to Kriti Sanon- These actresses played pregnant women on-screen & stole our heart with their performances
Vidya to Kriti- Actresses who played pregnant women onscreen
Bollywood actresses are undoubtedly winning the box office game today with their experimental characters and earning massive love and applause with their performances. From shouldering the responsibility of an entire film on their own, to essaying bold characters, Bollywood actresses have paved the way. Many actresses even have played the role of a mother and have flaunted a baby bump on screen. Here's the list of actresses who have done so:
1. Nushrratt Bharuccha in Chhorii:
Actress Nushrratt Bharuccha is all set to play the role of a pregnant woman in her horror drama Chhorii based out of a rural town. For her part, the actress started wearing the ‘pregnant’ body suit almost 25 days prior to the shoot. She had said, “As I’m not actually going to become pregnant for now in reality, I had them make that bodysuit for me to feel what a woman bearing child actually goes through. I was wearing it 20-25 days before the film’s shoot started, and literally did all of my chores including eating, sleeping, going to the bathroom, roaming around and everything else to understand the restrictions that it comes with.” Chhorii is all set to present Nushrratt shouldering the film for the first time on her own, where she will be carrying the entire narrative of the film single-handedly.
2. Kareena Kapoor Khan in Good Newzz:
In the dramedy, Good Newzz, Kareena plays the role of a pregnant woman on-screen. Kareena’s character in the film is eager to have a baby and hence her pregnant role.
3. Kriti Sanon in Mimi:
Kriti Sanon's career best performance, Mimi showed her as a pregnant woman on-screen. The actress played the role of a surrogate mother, for which she gained weight to essay her character convincingly and put on around 15 kilos for her role in Mimi. Touted as a game changer for the actress, Mimi also showed Kriti single-handedly carrying the film and acing at it.
4. Vidya Balan in Kahani and Shakuntala Devi:
Vidya Balan played a pregnant lady all through the filming of Kahaani and she even promoted the film while donning a prosthetic baby bump. While shooting for Shakuntala Devi biopic, the actress sported a baby bump. She essays the role of the math genius in the film, while Sanya Malhotra plays the role of her onscreen daughter.