Republic Day: Anushka in Bhagmathie, Ditya In Lakshmi- 5 Inspiring Heroines In Tamil Films

Celebrate your spirit of patriotism, with these five inspiring female characters from Tamil films, on ZEE5.

1. Anushka in Bhaagmathie

Bhaagamathie poster
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Who is not a fan of the actress, Anushka Shetty? The star, who has managed to win the hearts of every South Indian, is famous for her female-oriented roles. She has chosen many different characters to communicate the necessity of women having strong, meaty roles. One such movie of hers is Bhagmathie. The story shows the life of Chanchala, who is being investigated for the murder of her fiance, in the Bhaagamathie Bungalow. However before she is able to prove her innocence, mysterious things begin to happen, making things worse. Will she be able to get justice?

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2. Nayanthara in Kolamavu Kokila

Kolamavu Kokila poster
Kolamavu Kokila poster

Nayanthara plays the strong role of Kokila in this film, where she is seen saving her family as well as herself, from a sticky situation. We can’t help but admire her determination and resourcefulness, in going against all odds, to protect her loved ones. This is a thorough female-oriented movie, as the plot, doesn’t have a male lead. A must-watch, we say!

Watch the movie here.

3. Aishwarya Rajesh in Kanaa

Aishwarya confronting Parvathy

Witness the journey of Kowsi, a village girl, who wishes to play for the Indian Cricket team, in order to make her father proud. However, as she hails from a poor family, her path is laden with a lot of difficulties and challenges. Aishwarya Rajesh portrays her role in a truthful and diligent way. The manner in which she pushes forward despite all odds, is commendable. That is a heartfelt journey, to show the struggles that young girls and women face, being dominated by patriarchy.

Watch the movie here.

4. Shraddha Srinath in Vikram Vedha

A still from Vikram Vedha
A still from Vikram Vedha

Following the usual cop and crook concept, this interesting movie starring Madhavan and Vijay Sethupathi, follows the life of Vikram, an encounter specialist, who leads a team to find Vedha, a ruthless crook. Shraddha, who plays the role of the devil’s advocate, helps Vikram question his judgement of good and bad. Her role in supporting Vedha, while helping her husband, shows the values of a great wife as well as a lawyer.

Watch the movie here.

5. Ditya Bandhe in Lakshmi

Lakshmi poster
Lakshmi poster

The star of the movie Lakshmi, wins the dance competition with VK- her dance instructor, played by the dance master Prabhu Deva- and also ends up winning our hearts. She shows her grit and determination, as she doesn’t give up despite all the tough challenges she has to face. This is something we all have to learn from her.

Watch this movie here.

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