Throughout history, there have been many Indian women film & theater personalities who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great Indian female film & theater personalities such as Anushka Sharma, Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra, Aishwarya Rai, Rakul Preet Singh.
Priyanka ChopraPriyanka Chopra
18 July 1982, Indian
Actress
Alia BhattAlia Bhatt
15 March 1993, Indian, British
Actress

Sunny LeoneSunny Leone
13 May 1981, Canadian, Indian, American
Actress

Rakul Preet SinghRakul Preet Singh
10 October 1990, Indian
Actress, Model

Deepika PadukoneDeepika Padukone
05 January 1986, Indian
Actor

Samantha AkkineniSamantha Akkineni
28 April 1987, Indian
Actress
Anushka SharmaAnushka Sharma
01 May 1988, Indian
Actress

Aishwarya RaiAishwarya Rai
01 November 1973, Indian
Actress

Kareena KapoorKareena Kapoor
21 September 1980, Indian
Actress

Urmila MatondkarUrmila Matondkar
04 February 1974, Indian
Actress
Madhuri DixitMadhuri Dixit
15 May 1967, Indian
Actress

KajolKajol
05 August 1974, Indian
Actress
Poonam PandeyPoonam Pandey
11 March 1991, Indian
Model, Actress

MadhubalaMadhubala
14 February 1933, Indian
Actress

Padma LakshmiPadma Lakshmi
01 September 1970, Indian
Model
Neelima AzeemNeelima Azeem
02 December 1958, Indian
Actress

Waheeda RehmanWaheeda Rehman
03 February 1938, Indian
Actress
Freida PintoFreida Pinto
18 October 1984, Indian
Actress

Gauri KhanGauri Khan
08 October 1970, Indian
Wife of Shah Rukh Khan

Merle OberonMerle Oberon
19 February 1911, Indian, American
Actress
Avneet KaurAvneet Kaur
13 October 2001, Indian
Dancer, Actress

Rinke KhannaRinke Khanna
27 July 1977, Indian
Actress
Saira BanuSaira Banu
23 August 1944, Indian
Actress

ShakeelaShakeela
20 November 1975, Indian
Adult Film Actresses

Sanjeeda SheikhSanjeeda Sheikh
20 December 1984, Indian
Actress

Geeta BasraGeeta Basra
13 March 1984, Indian
Actress
Himanshi KhuranaHimanshi Khurana
27 November 1991, Indian
Actress, Model
Surekha SikriSurekha Sikri
19 April 1945, Indian
Actress

Persis KhambattaPersis Khambatta
02 October 1948, Indian
Actress, Model

Nadira BabbarNadira Babbar
20 January 1948, Indian
Theater Artist

Juliet ProwseJuliet Prowse
25 September 1936, Indian, American, South African
Dancer
Mallika Sarabhai Mallika Sarabhai
09 May 1954, Indian
Kuchipudi and Bharatanatyam dancer

Kishwar MerchantKishwar Merchant
03 February 1981, Indian
Actress

Aditi MittalAditi Mittal
12 November 1987, Indian
Stand-up Comedian, YouTube Personality

Mrunmayee LagooMrunmayee Lagoo
 , Indian
Actress, Assistant Director, Script Supervisor

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Aashika BhatiaAashika Bhatia
15 December 1999, Indian
Actress
Smriti IraniSmriti Irani
23 March 1972, Indian
politician, television producer, actor, television

RekhaRekha
10 October 1954, Indian
Actor, Politician
Amy JacksonAmy Jackson
31 January 1991, Indian, British
Model, Actor, Beauty pageant contestant

Kriti SanonKriti Sanon
27 July 1990, Indian
Actor, Model

Kajal AggarwalKajal Aggarwal
19 June 1985, Indian
Actor, Model
Hema MaliniHema Malini
16 October 1948, Indian
Actor, Politician, Film director, Film producer,

Shraddha KapoorShraddha Kapoor
Indian
 
SrideviSridevi
13 August 1963, Indian
Actress

Preity ZintaPreity Zinta
31 January 1975, Indian
Actor, Model, Journalist

Amrita SinghAmrita Singh
09 February 1958, Indian
Actor

Anushka ShettyAnushka Shetty
07 November 1981, Indian
Actor

Shilpa ShettyShilpa Shetty
08 June 1975, Indian
Actor, Model, Karateka
Mouni RoyMouni Roy
28 September 1985, Indian
Actor, Film actor

Jaya PradaJaya Prada
03 April 1962, Indian
Actor, Politician, Film actor, Screenwriter

Kangana RanautKangana Ranaut
23 March 1987, Indian
Actor

Sonam KapoorSonam Kapoor
09 June 1985, Indian
Film actor, Model, Film director
Dimple KapadiaDimple Kapadia
08 June 1957, Indian
Actor

Juhi ChawlaJuhi Chawla
13 November 1967, Indian
Actor, Model, Film producer, Beauty pageant
Sonakshi SinhaSonakshi Sinha
02 June 1987, Indian
Actor, Model

Sushmita SenSushmita Sen
19 November 1975, Indian
Actor, Model, Beauty pageant contestant

Twinkle KhannaTwinkle Khanna
29 December 1974, Indian
Actor
Shreya GhoshalShreya Ghoshal
12 March 1984, Indian
Singer, Writer, Actor, Composer

Pooja HegdePooja Hegde
13 October 1990, Indian
Actor, Beauty pageant contestant
Jennifer WingetJennifer Winget
30 May 1985, Indian
Actor, Television actor

Swara BhaskarSwara Bhaskar
09 April 1987, Indian
Actor

Kalki KoechlinKalki Koechlin
10 January 1984, Indian
Actor, Screenwriter, Writer
Shruti HaasanShruti Haasan
28 January 1986, Indian
Actor, Singer, Composer, Model

Aditi Rao HydariAditi Rao Hydari
28 October 1986, Indian
Actor
Karisma KapoorKarisma Kapoor
25 June 1974, Indian
Actor

Divya BhartiDivya Bharti
25 February 1974, Indian
Actor

Parineeti ChopraParineeti Chopra
22 October 1988, Indian
Actor

Radhika ApteRadhika Apte
07 September 1985, Indian
Actor
Vidya BalanVidya Balan
01 January 1979, Indian
actor, model
Raveena TandonRaveena Tandon
26 October 1974, Indian
Model, Actor, Film producer

Hansika MotwaniHansika Motwani
09 August 1991, Indian
Actor

Namrata ShirodkarNamrata Shirodkar
22 January 1972, Indian
Actor, Model, Beauty pageant contestant

Regina CassandraRegina Cassandra
13 December 1988, Indian
actor
Rani MukerjiRani Mukerji
21 March 1978, Indian
Actor, Model

Pooja BhattPooja Bhatt
24 February 1972, Indian
Actor, Film producer, Film director, Film actor

Bipasha BasuBipasha Basu
07 January 1979, Indian
actor, model, film actor

JyothikaJyothika
18 October 1978, Indian
Actor

Yami GautamYami Gautam
28 November 1988, Indian
Actor
Shriya SaranShriya Saran
11 September 1982, Indian
Actor, Model

Nushrat BharuchaNushrat Bharucha
17 May 1985, Indian
Actor
Ameesha PatelAmeesha Patel
09 June 1976, Indian
Actor, Model

Sonali BendreSonali Bendre
01 January 1975, Indian
Actor, Model, Film actor

Nithya MenenNithya Menen
08 April 1987, Indian
actor, singer
Ramya KrishnanRamya Krishnan
15 September 1967, Indian
Actor

Neha KapurNeha Kapur
Indian
 
AsinAsin
26 October 1985, Indian
Actor, Model

Nazriya NazimNazriya Nazim
20 December 1994, Indian
Actor, Model

Julie ChristieJulie Christie
14 April 1940, Indian, British
Actress, activist

Farah KhanFarah Khan
09 January 1965, Indian
Director
Neeru BajwaNeeru Bajwa
26 August 1980, Canadian, Indian
actor

Rakhi SawantRakhi Sawant
25 November 1978, Indian
Model, Actor
Alka YagnikAlka Yagnik
20 March 1966, Indian
Actor, Singer, Composer

Mumtaz MahalMumtaz Mahal
06 April 1593, Indian
 

Ayesha TakiaAyesha Takia
10 April 1986, Indian
Actor, Model

Lara DuttaLara Dutta
16 April 1978, Indian
Actor, Model, Beauty pageant contestant
Sanaya IraniSanaya Irani
17 September 1983, Indian
Actor, Model