7 Indian Actresses Who Left Bollywood

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Ayesha Takia

A former Indian actress and model, Ayesha Takia is best known for her roles in Bollywood films. She made her debut in the film “Taarzan: The Wonder Car” and has since retired from the industry.


Asin Thottumkal, known mononymously as Asin, is an Indian former actress who appeared predominantly in Tamil, Hindi, and Telugu films. She is a trained Bharatanatyam dancer and has received three Filmfare Awards.

Gayatri Joshi

Gayatri Joshi is an Indian former actress, video jockey, model, and beauty pageant titleholder. She appeared in Hindi films and won the title of Femina Miss India International in the year 2000.

Namrata Shirodkar

Namrata Shirodkar is an Indian actress, model, producer, and beauty pageant titleholder known for her work in Hindi films. She won the Femina Miss India title in 1993.


Bhagyashree is an Indian actress who primarily works in Hindi films. She gained widespread recognition and achieved stardom with her debut film “Maine Pyar Kiya” in 1989.

Zaira Wasim

Zaira Wasim is an Indian former actress who worked in Hindi films. She received numerous accolades, including a Filmfare Award and a National Film Award, and was honored with the Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar in 2017.

Sana Khan

Sana Khan is an Indian businesswoman and former actress known for her work in Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu films. In 2020, she retired from the film industry and now runs a skincare clinic, Face Spa, in Andheri, Mumbai.