Before watching Nawazuddin Siddiqui in Haddi, check out these male actors played a woman on screen
Amitabh Bachchan, Ritesh Deshmukh and Saif Ali Khan are some of the actors who played the role of a woman on screen.
Nawazuddin Siddiqui in Haddi
Nawazuddin Siddique is known for his transformational roles on screen. The actor will seemingly feature as a woman in his next venture, Haddi. His look was widely appreciated by the audience when the film’s first look poster was unveiled recently. But before him, there have been several occasions in the Bollywood industry where a male actor has accepted the challenge of playing a female character in a film. Some of them excelled in their part and let’s take a look at all these male actors who excelled in the role of a woman on the big screen:
Ritesh Deshmukh is appreciated for his acting prowess, playing a range of villainous, romantic and other sorts of roles. But his comedic roles are the most memorable for the actor’s fans. The actor looked stunning as a woman in his film Apna Sapna Money Money. He played the role of Sonia Aunty which was appreciated by fans and critics.
Govinda could be considered one of the most legendary actors of Bollywood. His comic timing is on point and he is simply effortless on screen, his films always make the audience laugh. He has been seen donning a woman's outfit in a number of other roles as well, like his part in Raja Babu. The actor once donned the getup of a woman for his film Aunty No.1
Ayushmann Khurrana is one of the select multifaceted actors of Bollywood who has aced many different genres with his film choices. The actor is appreciated for his comic timing and he once donned a woman’s attire for his film Dream Girl. He payed the role of Sita in one song which made him donn the required outfit. He even talked in a woman’s voice for the most part of the movie which was his real voice.
Legendary South superstar featured in the role of a woman for his film Chachi 420. The film has become a cult classic and is one of the must-watch films in Bollywood. Kamal received love and adoration from his audience for his comic timing and acting prowess. He playes the role of a woman to stay close to his daughter after his divorce and that is the basic plotline of the film.
Ashutosh Rana is another phenomenal actor in Bollywood. The actor has aced his villainous roles and one such role demanded him to play the part of a eunuch. He donned a woman’s outfit and played the part in the 2005 movie Sabnam Mausi.
Despite being tagged as the angry young man of Bollywood, Amitabh Bachchan has proved his incredible acting range with his varied roles. One such role demanded him putting on makeup and doing really elegant steps for the superhit song ‘Mere Angene Mein, Tumhara Kya Kaam Hai’ from the movie ‘Lawaaris’
Saif Ali Khan
The royal nawab pulled up a female look for his film Humshakals. In one scene he was even dressed as a waitress along with Ram Kapoor and Ritesh Deshmukh for the scenes and the trio looked adorable.
Last Updated: 10.50 AM, Aug 26, 2022