Kareena hails from a family that has churned actors for generations and while her father Randhir Kapoor was very protective about his daughters and wanted them to stay away from acting, fate has its own plans.
As an actor, Kareena has been extremely experimental with her roles and choice of movies, she is always ready to explore an unknown genre or take up a challenging role which is one reason that some of her roles are just absolutely unforgettable and got her immense success, awards and appreciation from her fans as well as critics.
As the actress celebrates her 35th birthday today, we look at some of her most memorable roles in Bollywood.
Kareena was casted opposite to Abhishek Bachchan in her debut movie which got both the actors Best Debut Awards at the Filmfare.
This blockbuster melodrama established Kareena in the industry. Her role of extremely fashionable Pooja aka ‘Poo’ was loved by all.
She was sheer brilliance in this adaptation of Shakespeare’s Othello by Vishal Bhardwaj. Kareena played the role of Desdemona as ‘Dolly’ and made it yet other unforgettable role by her.
This movie got her the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress and her character and acting was highly appreciated.
This was a breakthrough in the actress’ declining career and got her a Special Award for Best Performance at the Filmfare.
Kareena made ‘Geet’ one of the most iconic characters in the Hindi cinema! And for sure, ‘Wo sabki favorite hai!’
Though Madhur Bhandarkar's film sank at the box-office, Kareena's brave bravura turn as a superstar on the slide was arresting for its emphatic emotive energy.
Kareena portrayed the role of a young girl who is whimsical, passionate and uncertain about her future, representing the youngsters’ genuine self doubts and passionate protests.
Although the movie was declared a flop because of its poor Box Office collections, Kareena’s acting was highly applauded.
Kareena was electric on screen as the warrior princess. Her bold and intense acting got her a lot of appreciation.