Meet TV actresses who left their shows and join Bollywood & Tollywood!


There are many actress who earlier worked on small screen and became popular in bollywood as well as Tollywood. There are a few of those who got their big break on TV for the big screen. So, take a look at these actress who left their TV shows and join Bollywood & Tollywood.

1. Vidya Balan

Vidya Balan was first seen in Ekta Kapoor’s serial ‘Hum Paanch’ She was also seen in various commercials and in music videos. She made her bollywood debut from the movie Parineeta. Later, she has worked in many bollywood films like  Lage Raho Munna Bhai, Heyy Babyy, Kismat Konnection, Ishqiya, No one Killed Jessica, etc.

2. Sonarika Bhadoria

Sonarika Bhadoria is known for her portrayal of Goddess Parvati in Devon Ke Dev…Mahadev. In 2015, she made her debut in Telugu cinema as the female lead in Jadoogadu. She has also appeared in bollywood film Saansein opposite Rajneesh Duggal.

3. Mrinal Dev Kulkarni

Mrinal Dev Kulkarni is known for her role of Son Pari. She has acted in both Marathi and Hindi TV serials and films. Mrinal Kulkarni Debuted as Director Marathi film Prem Mhanje Prem Mhanje Prem Asta. Apart from this, she has also appeared in many Marathi and bollywood films.

4. Prachi Desai

Prachi started her television career as the lead protagonist in successful TV drama Kasamh Se on Zee TV. The actress has changed significantly in the last 10 years. She made her Bollywood career with the 2008 film Rock On followed by movies like Once Upon A Time In Mumbaai, Bol Bachchan, Azhar, Rock On-2 and many more which attained her industrial appreciation.

5. Surveen Chawla

Surveen Chawla made her television debut as Charu in the serial Kahin To Hoga. She made her bollywood debut from the movie Hate Story 2. Earlier, she had worked in several South and Punjabi films.

6. Avika Gor

TV actress Avika Gor is best remember for her role of Anandi of ‘Balika Vadhu’. She has also played the Parallel Lead Role of Roli Jamnalal Dwivedi / Roli Siddhant Bharadwaj in Sasural Simar Ka. Gor made her movie debut in Tollywood with Uyyala Jampala. and her Kannada cinema debut in actor-director Kishan Shrikanth’s Care of Footpath 2.

7. Madirakshi Mundle

Madirakshi Mundle made her television debut as Sita in Siya Ke Ram. She has made her acting debut with 2015 Telugu film ‘Ori Devudoy’ where she plays the lead role ‘Amrita’.

8. Anjali Abrol

Anjali Abrol is an Indian actress best known for her role in the Indian television series Raja Ki Aayegi Baraat. Anjali participated in Nach Baliye season 4 with Kapil Nirmal in 2008. She made a debut in Bollywood with Singh Saab the Great in 2013.