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Kufrin said about becoming ABC’s newest leading lady.
Video provided by Reuters Newslook NEW DELHI — Sridevi, Bollywood's leading lady of the 1980s and '90s who redefined stardom for actresses in India, has died at age 54.
And this tour boasts an exceedingly strong cast — from leading lady Desi Oakley to cute-as-a-button Ella Grace Helton, a 5-year-old Central Floridian who has a cameo.
After all, this is the film that gave us the beer-guzzling, thug-punching, rain-dancing Manju, one of Bollywood’s cutest, angriest, and most transgressive leading ladies.
While the plot delves into deeper issues of addiction, depression and drama, the wardrobe of the leading ladies features a pastel palette, mini skirts, '60s bouffant hair and baby doll dresses.
Sridevi Kapoor was Bollywood’s leading lady of the 1980s and ’90s and redefined stardom for actresses in India.
Glossier's newest eye product could be seen glimmering on the lids of several leading ladies, including Allison Janney and Tracee Ellis Ross.
Conventionally, Bollywood leading ladies sought to woo heroes and audiences with their beauty and virtue.
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Definition of leading lady for English Language Learners
: an actress who plays the most important female role in a play or movie
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