Happy Birthday Radhika Apte: 5 Movies Like Padman, Phobia That Will Leave You In An Awe Of The Brilliant Actress
Radhika has a wide array of accomplishments up her sleeve. Read on to know more.
Working across a myriad of genres, acclaimed actress Radhika Apte has redefined cinema with her acting prowess. A polyglot well-versed in seven languages (English, Hindi, Bengali, Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu, and Marathi), Radhika has a wide array of accomplishments up her sleeve. Apart from her the splendid acting that she exudes in her films, the 35-year-old actress is also a trained classical dancer, she has also learnt martial art forms including Karate and Kalaripayattu. The actress has never shied away from experimenting with different roles and has done justice to the characters she steps into.
On her birthday, scroll down to find six phenomenal movies starring Radhika Apte.
- Padman – An inspiring story that breaks the taboo on menstruation, Padman starring Akshay Kumar and Radhika Apte highlight the importance of menstrual hygiene. Playing the role of Gayatri, she portrays the role of every Indian woman who has been raised to believe that discussion on menstruation is a forbidden affair. Her shy character in the film had a stark difference from her bold and outspoken demeanour in real life.
- Badlapur – A voice of feminism, Apte has donned roles that exude an independent woman, like her role as Koko in Badlapur. Even with small screen time, Apte made her presence felt. In an interview, the actress said that she chose Koko’s character as she found her to be the most complicated. A a matter of fact, Sriram Raghavan wanted her to play the character from the beginning.
- Phobia – Apte gives a power-packed performance in the spine-chilling thriller Phobia. The actress in the film has Agoraphobia – a fear of open spaces, after facing a harrowing incident. This psychological thriller segues into a daunting movie that leaves the audience on the edge of their seats.
- Rakhta Charitra– Make-up or no make-up, the actress can pull off any role with extraordinary finesse. Amidst a strong cast, Radhika’s supporting role as a rustic village girl in Rakhta Charitra is nothing short of brilliant.
- Kaun Kitney Paani Mein – Radhika Apte is renowned for her exceptional movies that concern the society at large. Kaun Kitney Paani Mein starring Kunar Kapoor and Radhika Apte similarly covers a story on water scarcity in a drought-prone area in Odisha, and the impact it has on the people.
Hats off to this multifaceted actress! Here’s wishing Radhika Apte a very Happy Birthday!
Watch all her movies on ZEE5.