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TV actresses take the big leap

DNMUM412172 | 4/16/2018 | Author : Chaya Unnikrishnan | WC :783



Over the years, several TV hotties have forayed into cinema. Aamna Sharif, Anita Hassanandani, Karishma Tanna and Sara Khan have tried their luck in movies, albeit with varying degrees of success. Except for Gracy Singh, who debuted opposite Aamir Khan in Lagaan, or Sakshi Tanwar, who played his wife in Dangal, hardly any small-screen actress has bagged a pivotal role opposite a big film star. But that is changing now. With Mouni Roy playing Akshay Kumar’s heroine in Gold and Radhika Madan being roped in for Vishal Bhardwaj’s Chhuriyaan, telly ladies are making the transition into the silver screen in a big way. Here’s the lowdown...
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