With Sunny Leone's Ragini MMS 2 being a huge hit at the box office we take you through a tour of Bollywood divas who dropped their glamour quotient to star in horror movies.
Ragini MMS 2 is a horror-thriller film, co-produced by Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor under Balaji Motion Pictures. The movie is the sequel to the 2011 horror movie Ragini MMS, however with a different cast. Ragini MMS 2 features Sunny Leone and the newcomer Saahil Prem in lead roles in a continuation of the plot from the prequel. This sequel proved to be a major commercial success at the box office.
Sunny's hot avatar definitely helped boost the the success rate of the movie, the trend was not started by her, she just happens to be the latest hot actress who was ready to be part of a horror movie. Bipasha Basu and Sunny were some of the actresses who made even a horror movie sensuous with their sheer presence and who can forget all those kissing and love making scenes.
Then there are actresses like Kareena Kapoor who shed her glam image and was seen in role of a revengeful ghost in Talaash. She gave a brilliant performance and the actress was lauded for her choice of films.
Let's take a look at such hot actresses who were part of horror movies...
Sunny Leone in Ragini MMS 2
The film takes off from Ragini MMS scandal when the entire episode catches the eye of a filmmaker who plans to make a movie on it. When the film crew goes to shoot the film in the same house where the scandal took place it leads to creepy happenings.
Kareena Kapoor in Talaash
If not anything else, the film is definitely about the acceptance of the supernatural. Kareena Kapoor who is the ghost in the movie is at her seductive best.
Bipasha Basu in Raaz 3
The film is about the power of black magic and its engulfing darkness.
Konkona Sen Sharma in Ek Thi Daayan
Adapted from the short story Mobius Trips, Ek Thi Daayan is a dark supernatural power involving Daayan (witches) and Pishacha (flesh eating demons).
Nusrat Bharucha in Darr at the Mall
The film is a tale of one horrifying night and an encounter which leads to a mysterious past of three people entwined at present.
Tia Bajpai in Haunted 3D
The film is about a spirit who rapes a young girl repeatedly, which leads her to commit suicide. However, even after her death the evil spirit tortures the girl's spirit.
Esha Deol in Darling
The film is about a former lover who returns as a vengeful ghost.
Isha Kopikkar in Krishna Cottage
The film is about a jinxed book and strange telekinetic events. Whoever reads the book dies. The mystery unfolds after a series of deaths in the movie.
Adah Sharma in 1920
The film revolves around malevolent events surrounding a married couple living in a haunted house in 1920.
Urmila Matondkar in Bhoot Returns
The film is about a couple who feels the presence of a ghost in their newly purchased flat.
Neetu Chandra in 13 B
The film is about a family that resides in Flat 13B on the 13th floor of Chhabra Villa. In their new home, the women are hooked on to a new TV show 'Sab Khairiyat' (All's Well) where eerie secrets starts to unfold mirroring their own lives.