There are many who believe that those who perform lead roles in a TV show are the only ones who are considered to be popular. But that isn’t true as there are many TV stars who rose to fame after performing the role of a negative character on the small screen. In fact, there are many TV actresses who purposely took up negative roles in the past and gained immense popularity after enacting such roles.
Here is a list of TV actresses who turned into Vamps on the small screen. Scroll down and give a quick view:
TV actress Jennifer Winget started her acting career at a very young age but only rose to fame after performing a lead role in TV show Saraswatichandra. Throughout her career she was seen as a simple girl on the small screen until she took up a negative role of Maya in the popular TV show, Beyhadh. The show not only resulted in showing her phenomenal acting skills but also prove that she could perform diverse characters. Currently Jennifer is playing a lead role in the TV show, ‘Bepannaah’.
Sara Khan began with her acting career with the TV show, ‘Sapna Babul Ka…Bidaai’ in which she enacted the role of an innocent girl named Sadhana and soon became popular. After starring in a few TV shows, the actress also took part in a couple of reality shows like Nach Baliye season 6 and Bigg Boss season 4. She last appeared in the TV show, ‘Bhagyalaxmi’, in which she performed a negative role.
One of the most charming actresses of the TV industry, Anita Hassanandani catapulted to fame after playing a lead role of a simpleton in the popular TV show, ‘KKavyanjali’. Later, the actress appeared in a couple of big hit shows like ‘Kabhi Soutan Kabhi Saheli’ and ‘Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi’. But her negative character of Shagun, in the TV show ‘Yeh Hai Mohabbatein’, got her all the limelight. The actress will next be seen in Ekta Kapoor’s supernatural drama, ‘Naagin 3’.
Shweta Tiwari became a popular household name after playing the character of Prerna, the ideal bahu in the popular TV show ‘Kasauti Zindagi Kay. Other than that, Shweta was also seen in reality shows like Nach Baliye, Jhalak Dikhlaja and Bigg Boss 4 (in which she came out as a winner). After performing a couple of lead roles, Shweta opted for a negative role in the TV show, “Baal Veer”. Later the actress also played the role an antagonist, Bindya in the popular show Begusarai.
The very beautiful Adaa Khan started with her acting career by performing lead roles in TV shows like Palampur Express and Behenein. But her first prominent role was in ‘Amrit Manthan’ where she played the role of Amrit. But the actress got her major recognition from Ekta Kapoor’s super natural drama, ‘Naagin’ in which she performed the role of an evil Naagin.