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15 Bollywood Actors who played Journalists on-screen

Alia Bhatt, Raj Kumar Rao, to Kangana Ranaut, 15 Bollywood actors who played journalists on-screen


Agree or disagree, films about media and journalism really attract attention. The rollercoaster ride of a journalist and the insight into how news is made really grabs a viewer’s interest. And if that role is being played by their favorite actors, then there’s no escape from liking that role. So, we thought of creating a list of Bollywood actors who played journalists on-screen.

Bollywood actors who played journalists on-screen

1. Rani Mukherjee in Noone Killed Jessica

Rani Mukherjee played Meera Gaity, the journalist who helped get justice for Jessica Lal’s sister.

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2. Konkana Sen in Page 3

The film, which stars Konkana as a Page 3 journalist, depicts the dark side of all the glitz and glam that surrounds our upper crust.

3. Nawazuddin Siddiqui in Bajrangi Bhaijaan

Nawazuddin Siddiqui plays the role of Chand Nawab, who helped Bajrangi Bhaijaan in finding Munni’s house.

Bollywood actors who played journalists on-screen

4. Shahrukh Khan in Phir Bhi Dil hai Hindustani

The film, which stars Shahrukh Khan, is a comedy-drama about two ace reporters who work for competing television stations.

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5. Preity Zinta in Lakshya

 Preity Zinta’s character in the film covers the Kargil war in the film Lakshya.

Bollywood actors who played journalists on-screen

6. Nargis Fakhri in Madras Cafe

Nargis Fakhri plays the part of a war journalist assisting the soldier (John Abraham) in uncovering the conspiracy to kill the Prime Minister.

Bollywood actors who played journalists on-screen
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7. Anushka Sharma in Jab tak Hai Jaan

Anushka Sharma plays Akira Rai, a journalist who comes to India to cover Samar Anand’s story.

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Bollywood actors who played journalists on-screen
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8. Sonakshi Sinha in Noor

Noor is a film about a young woman, played by Sonakshi Sinha, who strives to fit into the Mumbai way of life.

 

Bollywood actors who played journalists on-screen
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9. Kareena Kapoor in Satyagrah

Bollywood actors who played journalists on-screen

10. Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Malaika Shenoy in Peepli Live

A film about farmers’ suicide where, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Malaika Shenoy played the role of journalists who uncovered the story.

Bollywood actors who played journalists on-screen

11. Rajkumar Rao in Aligarh

Dr. Shrinivas Ramchandra Siras, a professor who was the subject of a sting operation to ascertain his sexual orientation, develops a particular relationship with the journalist covering his story. Rajkumar Rao is this journalist.

 Bollywood actors who played journalists on-screen

12. Alia Bhatt in Kalank

Alia Bhatt is seen as Roop Chaudhary, a woman who comes in grassroots to cover a story.

Bollywood actors who played journalists on-screen

13. Amrita Rao in ‘Singh Saab the Great’

Bollywood actors who played journalists on-screen

14. Kangna Ranaut in ‘Knock Out’

In the remake of ‘Phone Booth,’ i.e. Knock Out, Kangna Ranaut portrays a crime journalist.

15. Raveena Tandon in ‘Shobhana 7 Nights’

Raveena had won the Best Actress award at the Houston Bollywood Film Festival for her role in Shobhana 7 Nights.

Bollywood actors who played journalists on-screen

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Ishika Aggarwal

Can write, shoot, listen, talk and procrastinate. A feminist at heart, Ishika is an avid writer and multimedia person who loves talking about women, realism, and society. When not working she is either seen watching films or making one.
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