In the last few years, there has been a discernible rise in women actors leading Bollywood films—and finding success at the box office.
Take, for instance, Kangana Ranaut’s Tanu Weds Manu Returns. In June this year, it became the first and the only female-led Bollywood film to earn more than Rs100 crore—a feat typically reserved for the three Khans.
The success of women centric films has led to much media attention, with some even proclaiming that decades of male domination in Bollywood is nearing its end.
We will take a look at some of the leading actresses of Bollywood who has the guts to deliver a box office hit on their own power.
1. Kangana Ranaut
She recently delivered one of the biggest blockbusters of the 2015 Tanu Weds Manu Returns. Other than this she was also featured in 2014 highly acclaimed film Queen which had no male lead.
2. Deepika Padukone
Deepika Padukone first solo film with no hero in the lead was Piku. It turned out to be super hit at the box office. Other than this people often givers her the equal credit for the grand success of Yeh Jawaani Hai Dewaani, Chennai Express and Ram Leela.
3. Katrina Kaif
Katrina Kaif has yet to appear in a women centric film. But her recent release Phantom has taken a very good opening. The credit mainly goes to Katrina as she has huge fan following.
4. Priyanka Chopra
PC was featured in the biopic Mary Kom which was a decent success. She is one of those actresses who experiments a lot with their roles. Priyanka will also star in Gangajaal 2 which have also no male lead.
5. Alia Bhatt
Alia Bhatt has done Highway movie in her early age. The film was an average grosser at the box office. But she has got the huge fan following among youth which can ensure solid opening.
So our today’s question is which actress can give a box office hit on his own?. Voting will close on 3 September and after that we will post the results.