Indian Cinema has witnessed some of the eternal beauties with powerhouse performances since its beginning.
Here are some of the timeless beauties who have aged gracefully and are still winning hearts.
There is definitely no list where she isn’t featured in the category of timeless beauties. Even today at 58, this beauty manages to capture hearts with the same elan as she did in the 80s. Men still drool over her and women admire her for her exceptionally beautiful looks and acting skills.
She is known as the ‘Dream Girl’ of Bollywood. She has donned the role of a mother, dancer, producer and politician with equal feat as the role of an actress. One of the most successful actresses of Indian cinema, Hema’s eternal beauty has impressed everyone and continues to do so.
The ‘first female superstar’ of Bollywood, Sridevi has proved time and again that she is a rare mix of talent and beauty. Her recent comeback film English Vinglish won her awards and appreciation from her viewers as well as critics. Even at 49, she manages to turn many heads at award functions and fashion shows with her lovely figure and panache.
The first Indian actress ever to don a bikini in a film, Sharmila broke many stereotypical moulds with her performances and set the trend for others follow in her films. Her typical Bengali looks are breathtaking even today. She has aged gracefully over the years and is still a symbol of elegance at 68.
One of the first sex symbols of Indian cinema, Zeenat brought a western look to her onscreen characters which became a rage in the ‘70s. Her iconic performances in Satyam Shivam Sundaram, Don, Hare Rama Hare Krishna and many others are talked about till today.
Jaya perfected the girl-next-door role since her effortless portrayal of a schoolgirl in Guddi. Her later films further cemented this image and she became a household favourite. Later her motherly roles in movies like Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham have made people admire and love her even more and her innocent smile seems as young as ever even today.
Saira made her Bollywood debut at the young age of 16 and was known for her gorgeous looks and ethereal beauty. Even now, at 68, she doesn’t fail to impress.
She is one of the few actresses with extraordinary grace, ample talent and inherent beauty. Even today, all these qualities can be seen in whichever roles she plays.
One of the most versatile actresses Bollywood has witnessed, Shabana portrays every role she takes up with perfect élan and dedication. Be it going bald or learning classical music, she puts in a lot of effort to get into the skin of her character and wows her with her acting prowess all the time. Even now, her sense of style is offbeat which makes her stand out in a crowd of perfectly made-up celebrities.
She stole our hearts with her debut performance in Bobby, she was only 16 that time. Her mesmerizing looks have attracted one and all and she still manages to do so.