An actor goes through many challenges to push their limit to become a superstar. From fitness, walking, talking to acting, of course, an actor tries to give more than expected. Among many challenges, playing the role of a female character on screen is one of the biggest challenges for a male actor and Bollywood has witnessed many such great performances. Male actors of Bollywood played female roles in their movies and some of them conquered the heart of the audience for a long time.
Here is the list of 13 male actors of Bollywood who tried the role pf a female character in their movie:
Rishi Kapoor: Rafoo Chakkar
Rafoo Chakkar is an adaptation movie from the Hollywood comedy flick Some Like it Hot. Like the original comedy film, this Indian comedy movie was a successful venture in the box office. It was a movie about two friends who were chased by gangsters for witnessing a murder and ended up following a female band troop where Rishi Kapoor and Paintal took a cover of the female avatar in the movie. Both of them played the roles of female characters perfectly in the movie.
Kamal Hassan: Chachi 420
The Bollywood star and south Superstar Kamal Hassan played an amazing role of a female for the movie Chachi 420. For playing the role of a Chachi in the film, the actor went through a complete makeover and changes were beyond recognition.
Shah Rukh Khan: Duplicate
Shah Rukh Khan’s film Duplicate was an action comedy film. Here in the movie, King Khan played a double role by himself opposite Juhi Chawla. The actor played both the role in Duplicate nicely and he also gets praise for the female outlook of him in the movie.
Salman Khan: Jaan-E-Man
Prem of Bollywood also appeared as a female avatar on the silver screen. Salman Khan’s look in the movie is a female gown is truly stare worthy and the movie is also loved by the audience for its plot.
Ritesh Deshmukh: Apna Sapna Money Money
Ritesh Deshmukh played a female role for another rom-com movie Apna Sapna Money Money. The movie got many appreciations by the audience as a comedy flick. Ritesh’s female character playing in the movie was on point of perfection.
Ajay Devgn, Tushar Kapoor, Arshad Warsi and Shreyas Talpade: Golmaal
Golmaal was the first part of the comedy series Golmaal where Ajay Devgn, Tushar Kapoor, Arshad Warsi and Shreyas Talpade tried female avatar for few investigation scenes in the movie. This is another successful comedy venture which was praised by the audience.
Shahid Kapoor: Milenge Milnge
Milenge Milenge is a romantic drama film by Shahid Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor. The movie is mostly based on one of the all-time favourite romantic movie Serendipity. He also played a female role for a few scenes in this movie.
Akshay Kumar and Deepak Tijori: Khiladi
Khiladi is an action thriller film starring Akshay Kumar which is also a breakthrough role for the Khiladi of Bollywood. Khiladi movie was the first instalment from the Indian media franchise of Khiladi series. Akshay and Deepak Tijori appeared in a female avatar some scenes in the film. Khiladi movie got huge response among the audience then.
Aamir Khan: Baazi
Aamir Khan appeared in a female role for the movie Baazi. Baazi is an action movie by Ashutosh Gowariker. The movie got controversy of a copied combination from Hollywood movies like Die Hard, Point Break, Rambo.
Govinda: Aunty No.1/Raja Babu
Govinda is a popular name when it comes to the name of a comedy character player. He also played a female role for the movies Aunty No.1/Raja Babu and his outlook was very interesting.
Shreyas Talpade: Paying Guest
Paying Guest is a comedy film starring Shreyas Talpade is a comedy film where he took a female avatar in demand of the plot of the film. Shreyas look was also very nice in the film.
Ayushman Khurana: Dream Girl
One of the very recent movies Dream Girl which is a rom-com movie starring Ayushman Khurana, who also played a female in this movie and got appreciated for the same. In the movie, Ayushman was in search of a job and finally found one in a call centre but he had to talk like a female caller. The actor not only dances in a female avatar in the end part of a movie but also played the role of a female tale-caller gracefully. Ayushman has always been appreciated for attempting most unconventional character in his movie career.