From Deepika Padukone to Priyanka: Bollywood actresses who donned mother roles but aren’t moms in real life
First Published 18, Feb 2020, 9:28 AM
Take a look at these Bollywood actresses who played mothers onscreen but are not yet a parent in real life
Deepika Padukone: Deepika essayed ‘Mastani’ in Sanjay Leela Bhansali directed Bajirao Mastani, wherein she romanced her husband Ranveer Singh on the silver screen. While Deepika and Ranveer are yet to go the family way in real life, the couple had a son in this period drama, by the name of Shamsher Bahadur.
Kangana Ranaut: This actress has a donned the mother’s hat in reel life a couple of times on the silver screen. While she adopts a son in Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi, in her recent release Panga, Kangana played the mother of one. Panga featured her as a hardworking mother, wife and a railway employee who leaves her dreams behind for the sake of her family. But when she decides to mark her return as a sportsperson, she sure receives encouragement from her son and husband.
Priyanka Chopra: Piggy Chops’ last release The Sky is Pink saw the actress essay the role of a mother. She played a strong character as a mother of two. Priyanka played a protective parent to Aisha, who is suffering from a rare genetic disease. The Sky is Pink hit the screens in 2019 and marked Priyanka’s return to Bollywood. For her comeback film, the actress chose to play a cheery parent on the silver screen.
Katrina Kaif: Salman Khan and Katrina starrer Tiger Zinda Hai was not just all about action and stunts. But the film also featured the couple turning parents to an adorable little son referred to as junior in the film. While Katrina Kaif is yet to tie the knot in real life, the actress happily turned a parent for the silver screen.
Janhvi Kapoor: Janhvi marked her Bollywood debut with 2018 romantic drama Dhadak wherein she romanced Ishaan Khatter. The couple, belonging to different castes, decides to get married against the wishes of their family. In her very first film, Janhvi turned a mother on the silver screen as her character gave birth to a son, who is named Aditya in the film Dhadak. The actress pulled off motherly duties with great grace in the film.