Costumes have been the major part of any period films as it speaks a lot about the story and the time of the story, which has been covered in the film. If you look at the recently released film Padmaavat, it has every extravagant and exorbitant attires and costumes that had remained talk of the town, right from the luster and gleam it has to the heavy weight, it has loads of stuff to discuss. At this juncture, it would be interesting to explore the list of Bollywood actresses who have worn some heavy costumes in their films as under:
1). Anushka Sharma in Bombay Velvet
Though the fllm featuring Anushka and Ranbir called Bombay Velvet failed at the box office, yet it made headlines for its costumes and sets. Anushka has worn a number of dresses in the film but her green gown of 35 kgs has been the talk of the town. She took 2-3 people to come on the set while wearing this dress.
2). Deepika Padukone – Bajirao Mastani
The retro looks of Deepika in the film have been applauded a lot in the film. She was seen in the avatar of an iron lady while going for a war scene, which actually weighed around 20 kgs.
3). Aishwarya Rai – Jodha Akbar
The film has given Aish the role of Jodha Bai the queen of Akbar played by Hrithik Roshan. She was seen wearing heavy dresses worth 400 kgs which included the dress and the ornaments she was seen wearing in the movie.
4). Sridevi in Puli
The late actress was seen wearing a heavy dress in the South Indian film called Puli which was designed by Manish Malhotra which weighed around 10 kgs.
5). Deepika Padmavat in Ghoomar
The film has been making headlines since it was announced and it has gained big time money at the box office. It has several features in it including the heavy dress wearing 30 kg dress in Ghoomar.