Rani Mukerji is amongst those few actresses who can easily pull off bold roles! From her role in RAJA KI AAYEGI BARAAT to her upcoming film MARDAANI, Rani has always taken up the challenge to play gutsy roles. She has always entertained her audience and kept them glued with her eloquent performances. Here are the brash roles which make the Bong beauty female Dabangg of Bollywood!
In her first film post marriage, Rani will be playing the role of a fearless crime branch officer, Shivani Shivaji Roy. Directed by Pradeep Sarkar, produced by Aditya Chopra’s Yash Raj Films, MARDAANI will release on 22 August 2014.
NO ONE KILLED JESSICA
Everyone remembers news reporter Meera Gaity from NO ONE KILLED JESSICA. The film garnered positive reviews and enjoyed a successful outing at the box office. Rani won the Filmfare award for the best supporting actress role in this film.
In VEER-ZAARA, Rani played the role of Saamiya Siddiqui, a Pakistani lawyer whose only mission was to fight for the truth and to provide justice. She was totally into the character and was perfect in essaying the role of a feisty lawyer.
LAAGA CHUNARI MEIN DAAG
Rani played the role of Vibhavari, affectionately called Badki in LAAGA CHUNARI MEIN DAAG. She was very protective of her family and as things go from bad to worse, she is forced to become the exclusive call girl, Natasha. It was a very bold character and Rani carried off without even appearing to be vulgar.
RAJA KI AAYEGI BARAAT & MEHNDI
From her debut film, RAJA KI AAYEGI BARAAT, Rani has been very open to bold roles. In this film, she plays the role of Mala who is oppressed by her in-laws and she has to fights back for her rights. In MEHNDI too, Pooja’s (Rani Mukerji) life is made a living hell because the dowry demands kept by her in-laws weren’t met. She had to go against her in-laws and battle for her liberty.