Women in uniform unfailingly manage to turn heads, more so on the big screen. While cop stories are done quite often in the film, we don’t see that many actresses play the tough police woman on the big screen. But there are a few who did, and have done full justice to the films! Check out our favorite female cops in films from recent films and some that will be releasing soon!
1. Ranii Mukherji in Mardaani- The film tells the story of a policewoman whose interest in the case of a kidnapped teenage girl leads her to uncover secrets of human trafficking by the Indian mafia
2. Sushmita Sen in Samay– Sushmita Sen plays the role of a tough cop saddled with the murder case of a reputed usinessman, where the killer has left no evidence
3. Priyanka Chopra in Gangajaal-2– Directed by Prakash Jha will see Priyanka Chopra play the role of Superintendent of Police at Bankipur
4. Konkona Sen Sharma in Akira- Last seen as Daayan in ‘Ek Thi Daayan, Konkona Sen Sharma will now be seen as a cop in A R Murugadoss’ ‘Akira. While earlier Tabu was approached for the role, she denied it citing a date clash with Nishikant Kamat’s Drishyam.
5. Tabu in Nishikant Kamat’s Drishyam– Recently it has been confirmed that we will see the talented Tabu play a tough cop. We have always seen the talented actress do some meaningful cinema and her roles have always stood out. Tabu essays the role of the tough top-cop looking to bring the criminals to book.