Who run the world? Girls! Don’t you agree? Beauty lies in enhancing what you have and letting yourself shine through! It’s definitely not flawless; it shines even through your flaws. These girls have achieved so much at such young ages, and that is definitely something to acknowledge. We have compiled a list of the 30 most beautiful girls in India, who have either made it BIG or are working their way through to success with their talent and charm. So here we go!
The beautiful Alia Bhatt is one among the current young and fresh faces in Bollywood. She has shown her incredible acting skills with her performance in movies like Udta Punjab and Highway. She is also the daughter of filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt and belongs to a family of artistes. She describes herself as an animal lover and supports PETA.
The bubbly actress is one of the most popular and highest-paid actresses in India. She was raised in Bangalore. She made her acting debut opposite Shah Rukh Khan in the YRF blockbuster Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi. Some of her other famous works include NH10, PK, Band Baaja Baaraat and Ae Dil Hai Mushkil among others. She also supports various causes and charities, including animal rights and gender equality. She also owns the production company ‘Clean Slate Films’. She is one among the most successful and beautiful girls in the Indian film industry.
The winner of ‘Miss World 2017’ title,Manushi Chillar is more than just a pretty face. The 20-year old medical student from Bhagat Phool Singh Medical College is a model, a trained Kuchipudi dancer, and has also dipped her toes in Dramatics by attending the National School of Drama. Her win in the prestigious pageant makes her the sixth Indian woman to win the Miss World title.
This pretty lass made her screen debut in the Telugu psychological thriller 1 Nenokkadine opposite Mahesh. Kriti started her Bollywood innings with Heropanti for which she won the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut. She has also starred in the romantic comedy Dilwale opposite Varun Dhawan. She is also the endorser of brands like Titan watches – Raga, Parachute, American Swan and others. The young, talented starlet has one of the prettiest smiles in the industry!
Disha Patani has charmed us all with her gorgeous smile. She first appeared in a Cadbury ad in 2015 which made her quite popular. She starred in M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story and made her acting debut, receiving a whole lot of appreciation and fame.
Urvashi was crowned Miss Diva – 2015 and represented India at the Miss Universe 2015 pageant. She made her Bollywood debut with the film Singh Saab the Great which was followed by Sanam re and Kaabil.
The beautiful actress is one of the most famous actresses in the South besides being one of the highest-paid. She has done nearly 50 films in three different languages. Some of her famous works include the recent blockbuster Baahubali, Racha, Rebel, Happy days among others. She has also won the Asianet Film Award for Most Popular Tamil Actress.
Initially, Parineeti aspired to make a career in investment banking. However, things chalked out quite differently for her. She made her acting debut in the film Ladies Vs Ricky Bahl, which earned her the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut. She also received a National Film Award for her performance in the movie Ishaqzaade. In addition to acting, she is active in charity work and supports various causes.
She started her modeling career while she was still in college. During this time, she also made her acting debut in the Kannada film Gilli. She predominantly works in Telugu films and has appeared in recent movies like Sarranoidu and Dhruva. She has established herself as one of the most sought-after actresses in the Telugu film industry.
This ‘Fair and Lovely’ girl made her Bollywood debut with the film Vicky Donor. She has also appeared in movies like Action Jackson, Badlapur, Kaabil and Sanam Re. She also won the IIFA and Zee Cine Award for Best Female Debut in 2013.
Kiara Advani is known for her performance in Fugly and M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story. Her performance in Dhoni was recognized. One of the newspapers described her performance as “very striking” and said she shows a lot of promise!
This pretty girl appears in both Hindi and Telugu films. She appeared in the horror film 1920 and earned herself a nomination for the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut. Her accomplishments in the Telugu film industry have established her as one of the most promising new actresses of Tollywood. Besides her acting skills, she is trained in Kathak, Salsa and Ballet dancing. She is also associated with PETA.
‘Dangal’ girl Fatima Sana Sheikh gained wide recognition and fame for her lead role as Geeta in the film. She also appeared in Chachi 420 as the baby girl ‘Bharti’. Besides acting, this beauty is also into dancing and photography.
Erica has appeared in Hindi, Telugu, Tamil and Kannada films. Prior to her acting career, she took part in Miss India 2012, finishing off in the top 10. She is currently portraying Sakshi Bose in the serial Kuch Rang Pyaar Ke Aise Bhi.
Rhea started her television career in 2009 with MTV India’s reality show Teen Diva. Later, she went on to become a VJ on MTV and has hosted shows like Pepsi MTV Wassup, Gone in 60 Seconds and College Beat. She made her acting debut in the Telugu film Tuneega Tuneega and Bollywood debut with Mere Dad Ki Maruti. She also appeared in the recent movie Half Girlfriend.
Athiya Shetty made her acting debut in the film Hero for which she has received the Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award and a Filmfare Award nomination for Best Female Debut. She is also the brand ambassador for the Indian franchise of Maybelline New York. She has also been featured in Indian editions of magazines like Harper’s Bazaar, Cosmopolitan and others.
This beauty of Indian television is known for her work in TV and Telugu cinema. She has also portrayed Goddess Parvati and Adi Shakti in Devon Ke Dev…Mahadev. She describes herself as spiritual and is an ardent follower of The Art of Living.
Vaani Kapoor made her acting debut in the movie Shuddh Desi Romance alongside Sushanth Singh Rajput and Parineeti Chopra. She earned wide appreciation and won the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut. She has ventured into the Telugu film industry as well. She recently played the lead role in the Yash Raj film Befikre opposite Ranvir Singh.
The girl-next-door has come a long way and established a great fan base for herself in a short while. She is cute, she is fierce and she’s funny as well. She plays Meera on the enormously successful web series – Girl in the City. She has also appeared in two other shows including Little Things and Chukiyagiri. She initially got into acting because of her love for theater but insists that theatre is her first love.
Prachi Desai started her acting career as the lead protagonist in the successful TV drama – Kasam Se on Zee TV. She also won around eight awards for her performance on the show. She made her Bollywood debut in the movie Rock On!! in 2008. Her other notable works include Bol Bachchan, Once Upon a Time in Mumbai, Life Partner and I, Me aur Main. This lovely actress won an IIFA for best supporting actress in Once Upon a Time in Mumbai. She also endorses brands like Neutrogena and Lux. She sets a perfect example of a switch from the telly to movies.
This stunning girl started her career at 16 as a model in commercials like Clean and Clear, Dove, Vodafone, and Micromax. She acted in the Tamil movie Anegan for which she was nominated for the SIIMA Award for Best Debut Actress – Tamil. She made her Bollywood debut with Issaq alongside Prateik Babbar. She also appeared in Mukesh Bhatt’s Mr. X alongside Emraan Hashmi.
Sanya Malhotra is the other ‘Dangal girl’. Her role as Babita in the film garnered her immense praise and recognition. Besides being great at acting, she is also a well-trained ballet dancer.
She beat over 10,000 girls from all over to bag the role of Babita!
Remember little Anjali, the cute girl from Kuch Kuch Hota Hai? Sana Saeed has come a long way since her headband phase. She has appeared in movies like Student of the Year and reality shows like Nach Baliye, Fear Factor, and Jhalak Dikhla Ja.
This beautiful girl was the winner of Ponds Femina Miss India Indore 2013. Later, she was crowned as Ponds Femina Miss India 2nd runner up 2013 at the 50th edition of the pageant. As a child, she worked in several films, TV serials, and commercials. She has won the Big Life OK Now Award for Best Actress for her performance in the movie ‘The Xpose’.
Ritu Varma predominantly works in Telugu cinema. She gained popularity for her performance in the short film Anukokunda. She also played the leading lady in the Tollywood film Pelli Choopulu.
This talented and ravishing singer started learning music at the age of 8. She began her singing career with the song ‘Pareshaan’ for the movie Ishaqzaade which earned her wide recognition and success. She won several nominations and awards that year including the Filmfare Award for Best Playback Singer. She also sang ‘Balam Pichkari’ for Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, earning praise and nominations. Some of her other works include Daaru Desi from Cocktail and Baby ko Bass Pasand Hai from Sultan. Some of her favorite singers and composers include Amy Winehouse and A.R Rahman.
The charismatic beauty made her Hindi film debut in Mirzya opposite Harshvardhan Kapoor. She won the Stardust Award for Superstar of Tomorrow for her role. She also appeared in the Telugu film, Rey.
This pretty starlet stepped into the claim for fame when she portrayed the role of Jeevika in Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behena Hai. She has also done other works in TV serials on Zee and Star Plus. She was ranked No. 19 in the Top 50 Sexiest Asian Women List by Eastern Eye in 2013. She was keen on becoming an air hostess and acting happened just by chance.
This Indian supermodel/actress won the Miss Earth 2010. She is also the first Indian woman to win the Miss Earth title. She was also the lead actress in the film Yaariyan.
The gorgeous Saba Azad is so multi-talented. She is one-half of Mumbai-based electro funk duo Madboy/Mink. She has been involved in various theater productions. Saba is known for her lead role in the romantic comedy Mujhse Fraaandship Karoge. She has also played the role of Dingo in the Y Films web series Ladies Room.
These young girls have done a fabulous job in making their mark and establishing themselves. Success is never an overnight feat. It involves passion, determination, and brains. Some of these sensational Indian beauties have gained recognition not only in the country but internationally too!