After an age-long rule of the male stars in Bollywood, the current
woman-centric scripts have paved a way to the actresses to play
central characters in films. The current scenario is such that the
actresses are at par with each other with the power of such
Vidya Balan's back to back success The Dirty Picture
and Kahaani might face a threat from Kareena Kapoor's
upcoming Heroine, since all these movies are based on
female-centric themes. Vidya, who was basking in The Dirty
Picture's success, has yet again won herself accolades for
Kahaani, where she herself plays the hero of the
But reports say that Bhandarkar's Heroine is one of the
finest female centric scripts Bollywood has ever seen. In fact, the
filmmaker has even promised that the world will see Kareena as
never before. While Vidya's performance is being talked about so
much for Kahaani, Bebo's glamorous avatar is such that
there would be fireworks all over again with Heroine.
Both the stories are based on the different story lines. In
Kahaani, a pregnant Vidya runs for her missing husband,
while Mahie Khanna (Kareena) in Heroine traces the
meteoric rise and tragic downfall of the fictitious actress.
Witnessing National Award winning Bhandarkar's confidence,
filmmakers Sujoy Ghosh and Milan Luthria are possibly facing a
tough time in accepting Heroine's upcoming surprise.