Turns out posing like a diva on international red carpets and events comes just as naturally to our home grown beauties as firing up the silver screen.
The ever youthful Sridevi took her comeback film English Vinglish with director Gauri Shinde to the ongoing Toronto International Film Festival.
Her majestic Manish Malhotra anarkali screamed for attention, which we are pretty sure must have been lavished on her.
Here's looking at other Bollywood beauties who made waves on the world stage with their gorgeous attire.
Kalki Koechlin made heads turn in a Chanel number and cute braided hair as she walked down the green carpet at an IIFA 2012 event in Singapore this year.
Sonam Kapoor was a huge draw at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival as she turned up in a dream Jean Paul Gaultier couture gown.
The beautiful Kareena Kapoor looked divine in her sequinned Dolce & Gabanna gown as she attended the premiere of Ra.One in London, ahead of the film's theatrical release.
International red carpet veteran Aishwarya Rai Bachchan looked particularly glamorous at the premiere of her Hollywood film Pink Panther.
She wore a pink Roberto Cavalli gown for the 2009 do.
Shriya Saran looked breathtaking at the premiere of her film Midnight's Children at TIFF in her hot pink Manish Malhotra lehenga.
Shahana Goswami made for a striking sight at the TIFF premiere of Midnight's Children in her blood red Sabyasachi lehenga.
Queen of the spotlight Mallika Sherawat arrived on the Cannes red carpet with a bang.
Determined to grab a respectable share of eyeballs, the actress went for a low cut blouse and a lehengawith a thigh high slit for her debut Cannes appearance in 2005.
At this year's Cannes, Freida Pinto brought her characteristic restrain and subtle elements to her gown with a pale pink skirt and a beaded multi coloured bodice.
Deepika Padukone went desi for her debut Cannes appearance in 2010 in a gorgeous Rohit Bal sari.