Mumbai: National award winner Kangana Ranaut,one of Bollywood’s most versatile actresses of all time, who won accolades for her performances in Queen and Revolver Rani received praise unanimously from audiences , critics and the industry alike.
The actress recently topped a rating poll conducted by Ormax Media to emerge the top female performer of the year for her performance in Vikas Bahl’s Queen ,a film that truly acted as a turning point in Kangana Ranaut’s career , in a performance that is nothing short of the finest one has seen on celluloid in a very long time.
The film directed by Vikas Bahl has got a rating of 9.1 out of 10 on popular international website IMDB, making it the first Indian film to get such a high rating.Interestingly, it is the only film to receive a rating closest to Francis Ford Coppola’s iconic Mafia saga ‘The Godfather’ starring Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan and others which received a 9.2 rating on IMDB.
Kangana then followed that up with her next performance as a feisty gun-toting politico in Sai Kabir’s ‘Revolver Rani –which several praised as she essayed offbeat role of a violent, passionate but vulnerable dacoit with commendable ease.
Kangana Ranaut made it to the Numero Uno spot , not to mention also featuring in the Ormax poll for her performance in Revolver Rani on the number 5 spot –Based purely on audience research, the Ormax ranking was based on performance rating among viewers of respective films and hence not dependent on box office.
Says Kangana Ranaut, “It is amazing for any actor to know that their body of work is being appreciated and acknowledged – Its great news and very encouraging “