Gone are the days when Bollywood actresses hesitated to portray dark negative shades on the big screen. Actresses are now essaying negative roles with confidence and conviction. After making a debut with a hard-hitting film like ‘Citylights’, Actress Patralekhaa is all set for a Bhatt film titled Love Games where she plays the Negative lead with shades of grey.
We present to you a list of Bollywood heroines who chose to break the stereotype and
explore their dark side:

Priyanka Chopra


PC was brave to play a negative role, in the initial days of her career. Her performance as the sizzling dominating boss in the movieAitraazis unforgettable.



Playing the role of a psychotic lover in the movieGupthelped her get a lot of awards and recognition for the dark character

Katrina Kaif


InRace 2, Miss Kaif broke her goody goody image to portray the negative character

Vidya Balan


As the cold-blooded vamp in the movieIshqiya, Vidya surely gave one of her finest performances.

Bipasha Basu


Theactress got her much-deserved recognition after playing the dark shaded role in Jism.