Bollywood actresses who forayed in Hollywood

List of actresses who got the ticket to Hollywood

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Hollywood has always been the ultimate dream of Bollywood actresses. Though, many have featured in Hollywood films either in substantial roles or unsubstantial roles, Bollywood actresses have always been trying hard to carve a niche in Hollywood.

Here are some Bollywood actresses who jumped into Hollywood to extend their empire:

1. Mallika Sherawat:

With bold films in her kitty, the actress also made her stint in television reality shows. However, her filmography consists of films that bombed at the box office. Despite of her ho hum career, the actress is now a permanent Cannes attending Hollywood celebrity. She has featured in films like The Myth, Politics of Love and Hiss. The actress received Honorary Citizenship of Los Angeles for her achievements in her career and charitable contributions.

2. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan:

After winning the Miss World title, the actress forayed into Bollywood with a handful of films as the protagonists and later debuted in Hollywood with cameo appearances in The Pink Panther 2 and The Last Legion. She was honoured by the Government of France with Ordre des Arts et des Lettres in 2012.

3. Tabu:

Tabu is one of the most powerful actresses of Bollywood whose acting chops are admired even in Hollywood. She made her appearances in Life Of Pi and The Namesake and has also been awarded Padma Shri in 2011 for her contribution towards her craft.

4. Priyanka Chopra:

She was crowned as the Miss World in 2000, after which she worked over dozens of films in Bollywood. The actress made her debut in Hollywood with a television show Quantico which ran only for three seasons and was dropped later due to low TRP's. The actress then featured in Hollywood film Baywatch starring Dwayne Johnson. She has two upcoming Hollywood releases which have her playing the cameo.

5. Deepika Padukone:

The model turned actress Deepika Padukone is the highest paid Bollywood actress in India. With the bunch of movies in Bollywood, Deepika Padukone made her debut in Hollywood with Vin Diesel's xXx: Return Of Xander Cage. Although, her character in the film was limited in terms of screen space, Deepika's efforts to prove her mettle in the film was quite evident.