"There are so many actresses over the years who've been absolutely outstanding in their achievements, in their performances. Maybe Nargisji, Madhubala, Madhuri Dixit, Kajol - or among the contemporaries, people like Deepika, Alia," said Shahid
Madhubala was one of the most iconic actresses of the Hindi Film Industry, who gave remarkable performances in several films such as Mughal-e-Azam, Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi and Barsaat Ki Raat
"Mastani is someone what Madhubala and Meena Kumari did in their heydays. Deepika has never ever gone over the top. No woman has ever looked so beautiful on the Indian screen in the longest time. It's a dear character to me," Mr Bhanslai told IANS
Madhubala was one of the most iconic actresses of Hindi cinema, who gave remarkable performances in several films such as Mughal-e-Azam, Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi and Barsaat Ki Raat
In the short time that she ruled the silver screen in India, Madhubala achieved the kind of iconic status that many actors can only dream of.
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