Bollywood’s Beauty and Brains: Most Intelligent Actresses of the Tinsel Town

Bollywood cinema is a leading industry globally with diverse actors and actresses. Tinsel town has some leading ladies who are highly intelligent and considered to be very bright. Let’s take a look at some of the most intelligent Bollywood actresses.

1. Madhuri Dixit Nene

Bollywood Queen Madhuri Dixit has 6 Filmfare Awards to her name and was awarded the Padma Shree in 2008. From her debut in 1984, she has acted in over 70 films. Everyone knows the love Madhuri Dixit has for dancing and that she is a professional Kathak dancer. But few people know that Madhuri Dixit has also studied Microbiology from the Mumbai University. She later married  Shriram Madhav Nene, a UCLA-trained cardiovascular surgeon, and moved to Denver to start her family.

2. Priyanka Chopra

She has made India proud all over the World with her top class performance in Bollywood movies, Hollywood movies, and American sitcoms. From the lead role in Quantico to the supporting actress in Bajirao Mastani, Priyanka Chopra has played all genres of roles. She was crowned Miss World at the age of 18 and since then has only grown in her endeavors and work. Pee Cee recently visited South Africa as UNICEF’s Goodwill Ambassador. Born in any Army household, she finished her schooling from Army School Bareilly. Priyanka joined Hierank Business School but later left to try out for the Miss World Pageant.

 3. Kareena Kapoor Khan

The latest Begum Sahiba of the Pataudi family, Kareena Kapoor Khan started her venture into the Bollywood film industry alongside Abhisekh Bachan. With 6 Filmfare Awards to her name Mrs. Khan has made a name for herself in Bollywood that few people have been able to achieve. She studied commerce from Mithibai College Mumbai, for two years and later enrolled for a 3 months microcomputers diploma from Harvard University. Kareena even pursued law from Government Law College, Mumbai before joining her sister in the industry.

 4. Parineeti Chopra

Priyanka Chopra’s cousin sister also created waves in the Bollywood industry with her debut as a supporting actress in the movie Ladies VS Ricky Bahl. Since her relatively new entry into the acting business in 2011, Parineeti has acted in 5 movies and received great praise for her role in Ishqzaade. She also launched her singing debut with her latest movie Meri Pyaari Bindu this year. Apart from acting and singing, she has a triple honors degree in business, finance, and economics from Manchester Business School, United Kingdom. At Manchester Business School she was also the team lead for the catering department of her football club.

 5. Alia Bhatt

Daughter of renowned producer and director Mukesh Bhatt, Alia knew from a very young age what she wanted to be when she grew up. She started her career as an actress alongside Varun Dhawan and Siddharth Malhotra in Student of the year. But since then she proved her mettle in acting through great performances in the movie like 2 States, Udta Punjab, Highway, Dear Zindagi and Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya. Alia has completed her high-school from Jamnabai Narsee School in Mumbai and aims to complete her education whenever she gets a break from the industry.

Every leading lady we have mentioned have their own set of skills that have helped them develop a strong career in the Bollywood industry. As to who’s the most intelligent actresses, we’ll leave that for you to decide.