Deepti Naval (born 3 February 1957) is an acclaimed Indian actress who has worked in over 70 Hindi films. She has most often worked in arthouse and independent films, known as parallel cinema in India.
Shabana Azmi (born 18 September 1950) is an Indian actress and a social activist. She made her film debut in 1974 and soon became one of the leading actresses of parallel cinema, an Indian New Wave movement known for its serious content and neo-realism.
Shashi Kapoor, born on 18 March 1936 in Calcutta, is an award-winning Indian film actor and film producer. Shashi Kapoor started acting in films as a child in the early 1940s appearing in several mythological and commercial films.