London: Zeenat Aman has beaten off tough competition from some of the greatest film icons in the history of Indian cinema to top Eastern Eye’s list of the 50 Sexiest Bollywood Stars of all time.
The first leading lady to truly and fully express her sexuality, Zeenat lit up the 1970s with her beautiful face and near perfect body. The fashion icon laid the blueprint for the sexier heroines who dominate Bollywood today and inspired a number of incredibly attractive clones.
The unique countdown of male and female film stars encompasses different eras of Bollywood and gives an interesting insight into the glamorous side of the Hindi film industry from different generations.
The first-of-its-kind countdown is dominated by the sexy leading ladies, who occupy 29 out of the top 50 spots.
The highest placed men were Dharmendra, who came in at No 3 and Shammi Kapoor at No 5. The highest stars from the current generation were Hrithik Roshan at No 7 and Bipasha Basu at No 12. The non-Asians in the list are silent screen goddess Sulochana (19) and 1930s action woman Fearless Nadia (34). Other stars in the list include Madhubala (2), Parveen Babi (6), Salman Khan (13), Rekha (20), Feroz Khan (25), Shah Rukh Khan (30), Suraiya (32), Katrina Kaif (39) and Akshay Kumar (46).