From Juhi Chawla in Hush Hush to Sushmita Sen in Aarya: Bollywood veterans who made a roaring comeback with OTT shows
Madhuri Dixit, Raveena Tandon and Karisma Kapoor are other actors who made their powerful comebacks through web shows on OTT.
OTT platforms proved to be a boom for these Bollywood veterans
OTT platforms have proved to be a boon for emerging talent. But it has also given a new ray of hope to our favourite Bollywood veterans to make a powerful comeback with web shows which gave them the opportunity to display their acting prowess through a new medium and capture the audience’s attention. Karisma Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit and Sushmita Sen have done it in the past and Juhi Chawla is on her way to do the same, with her new web series titled Hush Hush, which premiered on Amazon Prime Video.
Juhi Chawla in Hush Hush
Juhi Chawla was one of the top actresses of the 90s. She featured in several super hit movies of the time including Darr, Pratibandh and Bol Radha Bol. She was last seen on the silver screen along with Shabana Azmi in the 2016 released film Chalk n Duster. She then made her OTT debut with the Alt Balaji-produced web series The Test Case. She was recently seen in the Amazon Original web series Hush Hush along with Soha Ali Khan and Kritika Kamra among others.
Madhuri Dixit in The Fame Game
Madhuri Dixit made her debut in 1984 with the film titled Abodh and has been ruling Bollywood since then with several box-office hits and critically acclaimed roles. Her million-dollar smile and dancing skills made her one of the top actresses of the 90s. She was last seen on the silver screen with 2019 released Abhishek Verman directed-Kalank before making her OTT debut in 2022 with Netflix’s The Fame Game.
Raveen Tandon in Aranyak
Raveena Tandon stayed away from the limelight for four years before making her OTT debut. She last appeared in the 2017 movie tired Maatr playing the role of a mother. She then appeared in a web series tired Aranyak four years later in 2021 on Netflix, where she plays the role of a cop in a crime-thriller mystery.
Sushmita Sen in Aarya
Former Miss Universe 1994, Sushmita Sen, made her Bollywood debut in 1996 with the movie titled Dastak. She was last seen in the Bengali movie titled Nirbaak in 201 before entering the world of OTT. She then made a comeback by appearing in Disney Hotstar's TV Series Aarya, an action-thriller drama series.
Karisma Kapoor in Mentalhood
The blue-eyed beauty was last seen in the 2012 Vikram Bhatt-directed film Dangerous Ishhq before appearing on OTT platforms. She made her comeback with the 2020 drama series Mentalhood which aired on both Zee5 and Alt Balaji.
Last Updated: 04.17 PM, Sep 22, 2022