From a new age girl in Socha Na Tha to a rural widow in Nagesh Kukunoor’s Dor, nobody can carry off roles the way Ayesha Takia does. Her innocence adds to every role that she enacts. She has shown tremendous potential by making everyone believe in her character and make them fall in love with her. Born on April 10, 1986, Ayesha is now married to Farhan Azmi and has a baby boy.
We take a look at Ayesha Takia’s top 5 movies oh her 28th birthday.
1. Taarzan The Wonder Car
This movie marked the debut of Ayesha Takia and Vatsal Seth in Bollywood. This Abbas Mustan directoral was considerably appreciated and Ayesha bagged some awards for her performance like the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut and the IIFA Award for Star Debut of the Year – Female..
2. Socha Na Tha
The directorial debut of Imtiaz Ali brought out the actor in Ayesha Takia and also brought to us an actor like Abhay Deol. Taking a different angle on the new age love story, the film was out of the box and received immense appreciation.
Ayesha played the role of a rural widow to perfection in this Nagesh Kukunoor film and won millions of hearts. The critically acclaimed movie won various awards. Ayesha also received the Zee Cine award, the Star Screen award and the Bengal Film Journalist’s Association award for Best Actress. It also starred Gul Panag in a major role.
Ayesha Takia’s choice of roles has been unusual and this movie just added to the list. The Nagesh Kukunoor flick starring Ayesha and Rannvijay Singh had a beautiful storyline and brilliant performances by the lead. Though not a commercial success, Ayesha’s role was the most impressive element of this film.
Happy birthday, Ayesha Takia!