14 Slavic Girls That Have Secured Their Place As Celebrities In Bollywood

Bollywood based in Mumbai, India – is one of the biggest film industries in the world. The number of films produced annually is second to none, and the sheer number of employees associated with Bollywood is gigantic. Bollywood is only a portion of Indian cinema alongside, Telegu, Tamil, Bhojpuri, and others. Bollywood encompasses actors from all walks of life, including Slavic actresses who bearly speak a work in Hindi.

It’s no wonder a lot of models and actresses of Slavic descent decided to try their luck in this growing industry.

Nargis Fakhri


Fakhri is a model and actress born in Queens, New York to Mohammed Fakhri and Marie Fakhri. Her father is from Pakistan while her mother is a Czech national.

Claudia Ciesla


Claudia was born in Poland to a Polish father and German mother. She appears in Bollywood movies but started as a TV personality in Indian reality shows.

Suzanna Mukherjee


Suzanna was born in Ukraine to a half-Ukrainian/half-Russian mother and to a Bengali father. She appears both on TV and cinema.

Natasha Stankovic


Nataša Stanković is a Serbian model, dancer and Bollywood actress.

Yana Gupta


Yana Gupta is a Czech model, actress, author and singer famous in Bollywood.

Lisa Ray

Ray was born in Toronto to a Bengali father and a Polish mother. She stars in Indian television series as well as films.

Elena Boeva


Elena Boeva is a Bulgarian model and actress. She starred in TV commercials, movies and reality shows in India.

Kristina Akheeva


Kristina was born in Khabarovsk, Russia, to a Tajikistani-Russian father and Russian mother. She is an actress and a model in both Bollywood and Tollywood.

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Jelena Jakovljevic


Jelena Jakovljevic is a Serbian model, beauty queen, fashion designer and former actress in Bollywood.

Dijana Dejankovic


Dijana Dejanovic was born in Banja Luka, Bosnia & Herzegovina. She is a model and film actress known for her works in Bollywood.

Leila Becic


Leila Becic was born in Switzerland to Bosnian parents. She is a fashion model and actress in Bollywood.

Nevena Krstic

Nevena Krstic is Serbian fashion model popular in India.

Nikolina Nikoleski


Nikolina Nikoleski was born in Zagreb, Croatia. She is a leading dancer and choreographer of Bharatanatya. She regularly performs in various international TV shows, as well as Indian TV shows.

Daria Farkas

Daria Farkas is a Croatian fashion model working in India.