Women’s Day Showdown: ZEE5’s Leading Ladies in Their Finest Characters – Which Role Steals the Show?

Female Character Movies & Webseries

Whether it’s Women’s Day or any other day, ZEE5 believes in appreciating, celebrating, and showcasing women throughout the year. ZEE5 movies and web series are filled with some of the best strong female characters at the forefront, showcasing their resilience, and complexity. As we celebrate International Women’s Day 2024, let’s shine a spotlight on some of ZEE5’s leading ladies and you pick your favorite from the varied roles they’ve played.

The Kerala Story & Sunflower

  1. Adah Sharma from TKS & Sunflower

Adah Sharma’s movies and web series are a testament to her versatility. In The Kerala Story movie, she portrays Shalini Unnikrishnan, whose journey from aspiring nurse to coerced ISIS member is both heartbreaking and riveting. In the Sunflower web series online, she dazzles as Rosie Mehta, a character shrouded in mystery and intrigue. If you had to choose, which of her performances would be your favorite?

Tejas & Tanu Weds Manu

  1. Kangana Ranaut from Tejas & Tanu Weds Manu

Kangana Ranaut movies are the epitome of powerhouse performances and strong female characters. Watch Tejas on ZEE5 where Kangana embodies strength and determination as Tejas Gill, an Indian Air Force pilot. Meanwhile, in the Tanu Weds Manu Returns movie online, she effortlessly portrays two distinct characters – the feisty Tanuja Trivedi Sharma and the endearing Kusum Sangwan. Kangana’s versatility shines through in both movies, which would you say was her best?

Mrs Undercover & Forensic

  1. Radhika Apte from Mrs Undercover & Forensic

Radhika Apte’s movies are as entertaining as empowering portraying some of the best female characters. As you watch Mrs Undercover online, she plays Durga, a housewife turned undercover agent, with nuance and depth. As SI Megha Sharma in the Forensic movie, Radhika captivates audiences with her portrayal of a determined police officer unraveling a complex case. The authenticity she brings to each character is incomparable. Who would you say was your best pick?

Tarla & Mithya

  1. Huma Qureshi from Tarla & Mithya

Huma Qureshi’s movies and web series are filled with standout performances. In the Tarla movie online, she brings to life the inspiring journey of Tarla Dalal a strong woman breaking free from societal expectations to pursue her passion for cooking. As you watch the Mithya movie on ZEE5, Huma shines as Juhi Adhikari, a Hindi Literature professor embroiled in a tale of vengeance and violence. Huma has always played some good female characters, but which would your favorite be?

English Vinglish & Mom

  1. Sridevi from English Vinglish & Mom

The late Sridevi’s movies are timeless classics boasting iconic performances from the actress. In the English Vinglish movie on ZEE5, she embodies the role of Shashi Godbole, a meek homemaker on a journey of self-discovery. As you watch Mom on ZEE5, Sridevi delivers a powerful performance as a strong female lead, Devki Sabarwal, who is a mother seeking justice for her daughter. Sridevi’s unmatched talent and charisma shine through in these unforgettable roles. However, if you must choose her best, which one of these would get your vote?

Rashmi Rocket & Saand Ki Aankh

  1. Taapse Pannu from Rashmi Rocket & Saand Ki Aankh

Taapse Pannu’s movies are nothing short of extraordinary. As you watch Rashmi Rocket online, she embodies the spirit of resilience and determination as an Indian athlete challenging societal norms. In the Saand Ki Aankh movie, Taapsee shines alongside Bhumi Pednekar as they portray the inspiring story of Chandro and Prakashi Tomar, who defied ageism and patriarchy to pursue their passion for shooting. While both these characters are equally strong and advocate for women’s empowerment, which one would stand out as your favorite pick?

As we celebrate International Women’s Day, with some of the best female leads brought to life by these talented actresses on ZEE5. Each of these empowering female characters offers a unique perspective and narrative, leaving a lasting impact on audiences. So, which leading lady steals the show for you?