Bollywood’s Bravehearts: Actresses Who Turned Their Cancer Battles Onto Inspiring Journeys

1. Sonali Bendre: The Sunshine Girl

In July 2018, the world was shaken when she announced her diagnosis of high-grade metastatic cancer, which had spread to other parts of her body.

2. Tahira Kashyap: The Warrior Poet

In September 2018, she revealed her diagnosis of breast cancer. Tahira underwent a mastectomy and shared her journey through social media.

3. Manisha Koirala: The Survivor

In 2012, she was diagnosed with ovarian cancer, and her battle was long and arduous.

4. Lisa Ray: The Graceful Fighter

Lisa Ray, the stunning actress known for her roles in movies like “Kasoor” and “Water,” was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a rare type of blood cancer, in 2009.

5. Kirron Kher: The Powerhouse Performer

Veteran actress and politician Kirron Kher was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a type of blood cancer, in 2020.

6. Barbara Mori: The International Beauty

Uruguayan-Mexican actress Barbara Mori, who captured Indian hearts with her performance in “Kites,” was diagnosed with cancer at the age of 29.

7. Hina Khan: The Resilient Diva

Television sensation and Bollywood actress Hina Khan recently opened up about her battle with breast cancer.

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