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Kuldip Kaur

Long before Hindi cinema became Bollywood, Kuldip Kaur was the industry's most significant and sought after bad girl. Be it as a petulant diva, femme fatale or a wily moll, Kaur with her winning charm, natural oomph and sassiness was the perfect foil for the virtuous heroines of the Fifties. Memorable performances in: Afsana (1951), Baaz (1953) and Anarkali (1953)

Bollywood's 10 most notorious vamps

Sassy, sharp-tongued and shifty – meet Hindi cinema's bad girls that we love to hate