With Parineeta, Vidya Balan, who made her acting debut with the TV series Hum Paanch, entered the movie world. She became well-known in the industry thanks to the movie, and the actor hasn’t looked back since.
In her 14-year acting career, she has taken on some of the most memorable parts and has established herself as one of the most dependable and likable actors in Hindi cinema. The films listed below demonstrate her talent as an actor.
The film, which was directed by Pradeep Sarkar, served as she Bollywood debut. The heartbreaking story of Lalitha (Vidya Balan) and Shekhar Roy (Saif Ali Khan), who split ways owing to a serious misunderstanding, is told in the movie, which also stars Sanjay Dutt The film demonstrated Vidya’s acting talent and brought her praise.
Vidya Balan in Paa
Vidya played the mother in this R. Balki-directed movie of Amitabh Bachchan’s character. The story of a teenager who suffers from a rare genetic condition that causes accelerated aging is told in the film, with Amitabh Bachchan, Vidya, and Abhishekh Bachchan in pivotal roles.
The 2009 film’s release marked a turning point in Vidya’s acting career, and both viewers and critics praised her for her role.
Vidya Balan in Kahaani
The story of a pregnant woman who travels to Kolkata in search of her missing husband is told in the film, which has Vidya Balan and Parambrata Chattopadhyay as its leading ladies. Her portrayal of a Bengali woman in the box office success directed by Sujoy Ghosh was well-received and praised.
The story of a thief-duo who planned a daring deception but was caught up in a woman’s deadly scheme is told in the film, which stars Arshad Warsi, Vidya Balan, and Naseeruddin Shah in pivotal roles.
The film, which was directed by Abhishek Chaubey, is said to have been among the most popular films of the year. She fearless performance in the movie made headlines and brought her numerous honors and plaudits.
Vidya Balan in The Dirty Picture
The life of South Siren Silk Smitha is the subject of the film, which stars her, Naseeruddin Shah, and Emran Hashmi in the key roles. Vidya, who portrayed Silk Smitha in the movie, won over viewers and critics with her moving performance. The film, which was directed by Milan Luthria, brought Vidya her first National Award.