List of Bollywood Actresses who debuted opposite Shahrukh Khan on the silver screen.
From Deepika Padukone to Anushka Sharma, Shahrukh Khan turned out to be every debutante actress lucky charm. He has this magic which can turn these heroines into Queens. Though Rishi Kapoor holds the record of working opposite to the newest actresses but Shahrukh Khan holds the record of turning his heroines into stars.
Deepika Padukone, Anushka Sharma, and Preity Zinta are some of the examples who debuted with SRK and made it big in the industry. Even two years ago, Shahrukh decided that his leading ladies will be billed above his own in his films. So, let’s have a look at Shahrukh’s gallery of debutantes:-[Also See: Top 10 Highest Grossing Movies of Shahrukh Khan]
Deepika Padukone in Om Shanti Om
Deepika Padukone debuted opposite Shahrukh Khan in ‘Om Shanti Om’ where she played a double role. The film did great at the box office. Since then, Deepika emerged as one of the finest actresses in Bollywood.
Anushka Sharma in Rab Ne Banadi Jodi
Anushka Sharma got her first break in Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi opposite Shahrukh Khan where she played the role of a bride to a replacement groom after her marriage is jeopardized. RNBJ became second highest grossing movie of that year and Anushka’s career Kick-started after that.
Preity Zinta in Dil Se
After her first film was cancelled, Preity Zinta made her debut in Dil Se which for its non-linear screenplay, won awards for cinematography, videography, choreography, and music, among others. Dil Se became the first Indian film to enter UK box office charts.
Gayatri Joshi in Swades
Gayatri made her Bollywood debut in Ashutosh Gowarikar’s Swades in the year 2004. But sadly, soon after the movie, she got married and decided to retire from Bollywood for good.
Shilpa Shetty in Baazigar
Shilpa Shetty Debuted in Baazigar alongside Shahrukh and Kajol. Both the film as well as Shilpa’s performance received critical appreciation and she was awarded Best Actress in a supporting role.
Mahima Chaudhry in Pardes
She played the role of a naive village girl in Pardes and left a great impact on audiences. Though she had a drastic downfall in her career later but she managed to do movies with big stars like Sanjay Dutt, Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn and Suniel Shetty before that.
Mahira Khan in Raees
Already famous in Pakistan, this stunning actress is currently shooting for Bollywood movie Raees with King Khan. Mahira is playing a very unique and important role in the movie.
So, which actress you want to see again with King Khan? Tell us in the comments below!
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