May 12, 2024, 06:14 PM IST

6 Bollywood actresses who became favourite on-screen moms

Simran Singh

On the occasion of Mother's Day, here we are with actresses who gained nationwide popularity by playing mothers on-screen with perfection

Some of her notable films are Mughal-E-Azam, Bidaai, Anand, Karz, Bharat Milap, Charnon Ki Dasi, Mirza Ghalib, and Bobby

Durga Khote

Bollywood's most popular maa of the 70s has proved her acting in Deewaar, Amar Akbar Anthony, Khoon Pasina, Maa, Suhaag, and Mard

Nirupa Roy

In the late 80s and 90s, Rakhee gained popularity by playing the on-screen mom in films such as Ram Lakhan, Khalnayak, Baazigar, Border, Karan Arjun, and Soldier


Late actress Reema also gained popularity playing an ideal mom in Maine Pyar Kiya, Saajan, Hum Aapke Hain Koun, Dilwale, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, and Vaastav: The Reality

Reema Lagoo

In the 2000s, Kirron gained popularity by playing the on-screen mother in Hum Tum, Veer-Zaara, Rang De Basanti, Fanaa, Om Shanti Om, Singh Is Kinng, Dostana, and Khoobsurat

Kirron Kher

Geeta Aggarwal Sharma is being called modern-day Nirupa Roy, as she's been part of every other Bollywood film. Some of her recent work include 12th Fail, Fighter, and Laapataa Ladies

Geeta Aggarwal Sharma

Other late-acting legends who played motherly roles to perfection were Leela Chitnis and Lalita Pawar

One of the finest Bollywood films that celebrates the spirit of motherhood is Nargis-starrer Mother India