The film industry operates in a cutthroat environment and while gaining success here is difficult, sustenance of that success over a long time is a different ball game altogether. There are only a few actresses who have managed to sit on the throne and be crowned number one actress for years together. Evergreen icons like Hema Malini, the late Sridevi and Madhuri Dixit Nene are to this date fondly remembered for redefining cinema and leaving an imprint on our minds.
To date, Kareena Kapoor Khan is considered an A-list actress and has been compared to actresses of all the batches after her – from Alia Bhatt to Anushka Sharma to even Sara Ali Khan. Similarly, Deepika Padukone, has been reigning as one of the top actresses for close to a decade now. While she created the biggest ripple as a debutant in the blockbuster Om Shanti Om, Deepika’s career took a good turn in 2012 with Cocktail where she was essaying an unconventional role that had us all rooting for her….