Smoking a cigarette on-screen was a big deal until the Supreme Court removed the ban and filmmakers since then have shown many stars smoking or at least lighting a cigarette on-screen. From Amitabh Bachchan to Shahrukh Khan we have seen leading men smoke on-screen in Bollywood movies.
However, some bold and gorgeous actresses have also lit
cigarettes on-screen as well. We know that there are some Bollywood
actresses who smoke in real life as well. For example, Kangana
Ranaut is a smoker in real life and reel-life as well. The
actress has played many psychotic roles where she smokes on-screen
to bring justice to her roles.
There are many other actresses in Bollywood who have smoked
cigarettes on-screen. For example, Priyanka Chopra smoked cigarette
in the much talked about hit films, Fashion which showed the life
of a model. In Madhur Bhandarkar's next film Heroine too,
Kareena Kapoor lit cigarettes. In fact, the first look of heroine
itself showed her smoking a cigarette and holding a glass of
From Priyanka Chopra to Rani Mukerji, here is a look at the
Bollywood actresses who smoked on-screen.
Bollywood Actresses Who Smoked
In the movie Dirty Picture, Vidya who played the role of
Southern siren, Silk Smitha also smoked cigarettes in many
Kangana in most of her movies played the role of an addict who
smokes, do drugs and drinks as well. So she is no doubt one of the
Bollywood actresses who smokes on-screen. However, Kangana is also
a real life smoker.
In the movie fashion, Priyanka Chopra was seen on-screen
lighting a cigarette a couple of times.
The first look of heroine itself showed her smoking a cigarette
and holding a glass of drink. Kareena Kapoor lit cigarette in not
just Heroine, but Chameli as well.
Deepika is another Bollywood actress who smoked on-screen in the
movie, Karthik Calling Karthik. The actress lights a cigarette 2-3
times in the movie but her on-screen beau, Farhan Akhtar throws it
Rani is a real life smoker who took some drags on-screen as
Parineeti played a bold role in Shuddh Desi Romance. The actress
was seen smoking in many scenes in the movie.
In the movie Guzaarish, Aishwarya Rai too smoked
In the hit song, Dhunki, Katrina lit a joint looking cigarette
on-screen to give justice to her Rockstar image!