Making waves with every performance one after the other, Aditi Rao Hydari has truly established herself as one of the most bankable and versatile movie star in the Indian entertainment industry. Known for her seamless act in both, commercial – mainstream cinema and content-driven films, the stunner is a popular name not just in the Hindi film industry, but in Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam as well.
Currently, receiving immense love for her incredible performance in the Netflix anthology Ajeeb Daastaans, Aditi has truly outdone herself as Priya Sharma in Geeli Pucchi. Further, today we list down Aditi’s top 5 performances which prove she’s the ultimate Bollywood queen of versatility. Check it out here…
1. Mehrunisa in Padmaavat
Truly regarded as one of her finest performances, Aditi Rao Hydari was seen portraying the role of Mehrunissa, the daughter of Jalaluddin Khilji and wife of Sultan Alaudin Khilji in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus. Shown as the Queen of the Delhi Sultanate, Aditi truly steals the show with her brave and heartwarming act. The actress received immense praise from both, the audiences and the critics for the same.
2. Sameera in Sammohanam
An Indian Telugu-language romantic drama, Sammohanam earned Aditi Rao Hydari immense praise from the audiences. Hailed as a strong debut in Telugu cinema, her character reflects on the many struggles of a working woman on a daily basis. Right from handling personal conflicts to not letting anything affect work, Aditi as Sameera is surely heartwarming in the film.
3. Sujatha in Sufiyum Sujatayum
A romantic offering which features Aditi playing the role of a dancer who falls in love with a Sufi singer. Interestingly, what makes her character soul stirring is the way she conveys every emotion so beautifully despite being speech impaired. Playing the role of Sujata, Aditi effortlessly makes you believe in the innocence and purity of this romantic tale that unravels in the Northern part of Kerala and Dubai.
4. Nusrat in The Girl on The Train
It was just recently when we all witnessed Aditi Rao Hydari playing Nusrat in Netflix film The Girl on the Train. Playing the perfect sunshine girl, for her perfectly layered character, both happiness and sadness come out through her dancing.
5. Priya Sharma in Ajeeb Daastaans
Marking her latest release, the Netflix anthology Ajeeb Daastaans has been making headlines ever since it dropped on the OTT platform. Titled Geeli Pucchi and directed by Neeraj Ghaywan, the film features Rao Hydari portraying the role of Priya Sharma, where she’s seen sharing a great chemistry with co-star Konkana Sen Sharma. The film showcases the story about two women coming from different casts and backgrounds, and how they eventually finding refuge in each other’s company.