We have seen many Bollywood actresses opting to work in Malayalam films. Popular actresses like Tabu and Juhi Chawla have tried their hands at Malayalam films and had tasted success.
But, there are certain Bollywood actresses who did have a
forgettable outing in Mollywood as the films in which they
featured, turned out to be flops. Here we list those Bollywood
actresses who had a flop debut in Mollywood.
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Katrina Kaif was roped in to play the leading lady in the film
Balram V/S Tharadas, which had Mammootty in the lead role.
Much was expected from the film and the actress, but audiences were
Namrata Shirodkar made her debut in Mollywood with the film
Ezhuppunna Tharakan, which had Mammootty in the lead role.
The film directed by P G Viswambharan turned out to be a flop at
Mazhavillu, which had Kunchacko Boban and Vineeth in
the lead roles marked the debut of actress Preethi Jhangiani in
Mollywood. The songs of the film went on to become big hits but the
film flopped at the box-office.
Popular actress Yami Gautam made her Mollywood debut with
Prithviraj starrer Hero, released in the year 2012. The
film was a box-office flop and it didn't fetch any good reviews for
the actress either.
The film Chandamama released amidst much hype and
hoolah, and the film had a song sequence featuring the then
Bollywood sensation Mamta Kulkarni. Even though the song became a
hit, the film had a miserable run at the box-office.
Tisca Chopra, who is known for her brilliant performances in
Bollywood films, got a lacklustre role in her Mollywood debut movie
Mayabazar. The film also had a bad run at the
Taapsee Pannu made her Mollywood debut much before she became a
popular face in Bollywood. Her debut Mollywood film
Doubles, was a big flop at the box-office and turned out
to be a forgettable one for the actress.
Most recently, we saw popular Bollywood actress Huma Qureshi
making her debut in Mollywood with the film, White. The
film directed by Uday Ananthan had Megastar Mammootty in the lead
Much was expected from the film and Huma Qureshi was pitted to
make a grand debut. But the film fell flat at the box-office
without making much waves. Even the performance of the actress was
On the other hand, many other Bollywood actresses like Pooja
Batra, Tabu, Priya Gill, Jaya Prada, Shriya Saran etc. did have a
decent outing in Mollywood with their films making an impact on the
Popular Bollywood/Kollywood actress Priya Anand would make her debut in Mollywood soon, with the film Ezra. The film, which has Prithviraj in the lead role is directed by Jayakrishnan. We hope that the actress would make a grand debut in Mollywood.