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VIDYA BALAN: TURNING BOLLYWOOD’S TIDE

Vidya Balan

By: Sarwar Alam

By Asjad Nazir Lioness Vidya Balan dragged the Bollywood leading lady out of the eye-candy comfort zone with a series of rip-roaring performances that helped change the face of commercial Hindi cinema. The result of her game-changing success has translated into the rise of girl power in Indian cinema in recent years and successful films with female-orientated subjects. The award-winning actress is happy a sea change has happened and hopes it continues. “I am absolutely thrilled about the fact that I am credited with what should I say, ‘reinventing the wheel’ or whatever. I am just borrowing from the many…

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