Kishore Kumar plays a man, woman and child in Half Ticket (1962). Kumar as Vijay pretends to be a child because he cannot afford a train ticket at full-price and along the way finds himself dressed as a woman, and performing to a crowd of villagers.
In the 1968 film Kismat, Biswajit’s character Vicky is being chased by goons and what better way to evade them than by dressing up as a woman.
When Kamal Hassan's marriage breaks down, Jaiprakash finds an unusual way to stay in touch with his daughter: He dresses up as the respectable Laxmi Godbole (Chachi), an older woman who is hired to be the little girl’s nanny.
This 2011 Marathi-language film tells the story of gifted singer and stage actor Narayan Shripad Rajhans, also known as Balgandharva.
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