Getting in the skin of different characters, for different cine flicks is not that easy as it seems to be on the celluloid.
And when it comes to stepping in the shoes of a sinewy character of a journalist, then things get even tougher, but in the past number of hotties from tinsel town have proved their mettle by rightly assimilating with the traits of a paparazzi and now the newest entrant of this onscreen journo's league is our very own, Bebo.
So here are a few of the tinsel town dames, who had a tryst with journalism on the big screen.
Kareena - Satyagrah
If latest buzz about this hottest woman of the world is to be believed, then after playing the character of Chameli and Heroin. This time Bebo has turned into a seasoned political journalist for Prakash Jha's upcoming cine flick Satyagrah.
Grapevine even suggests that Kareena's character in the movie is based on the personality traits of CNN journo, Christiane Amanpour, who is known for her humane and compassionate reportage on the worst kind of atrocities against humankind.
Minissha Lamba - Joker
Another hottie who recently tried to play the character of a journalist, but sunk with the sagging vessel called Joker is Minissha Lamba.
In this crumbling sci-fi saga of Shirish Kunder, Minissha was assigned with a responsibility of playing the character of a journo with a less than ample scope to prove her acting dexterity.
Rani Mukherjee- No One Killed Jessica
Tinsel town hottie, who thoroughly proved her mettle as paparazzi on the celluloid, and succeeded in fetching tons of accolades for her outstanding performance is Rani Mukherjee.
If buzz has anything to do with facts, then in the movie No One Killed Jessica, Rani's character was somewhat an onscreen depiction of elite journalist, Barkha Dutt.
Preity Zinta - Lakshya
Well it looks like whenever cine biggies think of a female journalist character, then its only NDTV group editor Barkha Dutt's personality which appear as a perfect prototype to them.
Even in the cine flick Lakshya, where bubbly beauty Preity Zinta played the character of journalist looked more of a Barkha Dutt scion while covering the war sequences which somewhat resembled Barkha's reportage on Kargil war.
Diya Mirza - Shootout at Lokhandwala
Though Diya could not fetch much from the showbiz after debuting with Rehna Hai Tere Dil Mein, but still in one of her onscreen characters as journalist Meeta Mattoo in cine flick Shootout at Lokhandwala, Diya thoroughly proved her ability to take over the challenging roles.
Kangana Ranaut - Knock Out
Before watching Kangana in Sanjay Dutt and Irrfan Khan starrer Knock Out, nobody would have imagined that even the journalists can have an oozing oomph.
Though Kangana didn't had much to do in the movie as reporter, but whatever share of work she had was well performed by her.
Konkana Sen Sharma - Page 3
Bollywood diva who thoroughly redefined the perceptions about onscreen female journalists characters is Konakana Sen Sharma.
By her sinewy and near to life performance in the Madhur Bhandarkar's Page -3, Konkana succeed in emerging as one of the sought after choice for offbeat cinema.