Take the pledge to vote

For a better tommorow#AajSawaroApnaKal
  • I agree to receive emails from News18

  • I promise to vote in this year's elections no matter what the odds are.
  • Please check above checkbox.


Thank you for
taking the pledge

Vote responsibly as each vote counts
and makes a diffrence


Issued in public interest by HDFC Life. HDFC Life Insurance Company Limited (Formerly HDFC Standard Life Insurance Company Limited) (“HDFC Life”). CIN: L65110MH2000PLC128245, IRDAI Reg. No. 101 . The name/letters "HDFC" in the name/logo of the company belongs to Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited ("HDFC Limited") and is used by HDFC Life under an agreement entered into with HDFC Limited. ARN EU/04/19/13618
LIVE TV DownloadNews18 App
News18 English
News18 » Movies
1-min read

Happy Holi 2019: 4 Types of Bollywood Characters You'll Definitely Bump into This Day

It’s that time of the year when 'Rang barse bheege chunar waali...' will lead the music charts again.


Updated:March 21, 2019, 8:28 AM IST
facebookTwitter Pocket whatsapp
Happy Holi 2019: 4 Types of Bollywood Characters You'll Definitely Bump into This Day
It’s that time of the year when 'Rang barse bheege chunar waali...' will lead the music charts again.

It’s that time of the year when Rang barse bheege chunar waali... will lead the music charts again, when you’ll not really mind your white teeth shining amidst a multi-coloured face and when you'll be all fine spending some substantial time cleansing all the 'kacha-pakka' colors you were smeared with while playing the festival of colors - Holi. Also, don’t forget it’s the only day when you’re not being judged even if you walk the streets in old rigged torn-off clothes.

While everybody is busy gearing up for one of the most vibrant festivals of our country, we bring you a list of Bollywood characters, you’re bound to come across on this colourful day. (You may consider some to be a subtle warning, others just an insight into what's coming your way)

Rang-me-not peeps

pjimage - 2019-03-20T184212.782

"Please don’t colour us on this colourful day". While these people maybe the ones who party all year round, they suddenly become the touch-me-not type on this one day when it's only about colors. From ‘Doctor ne mana kiya hai’ to ‘I’ve a skin allergy’; their bucket list of excuses is longer than the number of Holi scenes to have ever appeared in our mainstream Bollywood.

Over-enthusiastic go-getters

pjimage - 2019-03-20T184232.118

These are the ones who usually start preparing for the big day almost a week before (or maybe more). From arranging the perfect gulaal to getting their hands on the dirtiest permanent colors; their life’s sorted when Holi is around the corner. From early morning to late evening; you just can't miss their never-die spirit.

With love, from terrace

pjimage - 2019-03-20T184249.571

Now this category of people is a special one; be it for their poky-ness to actually go up to the terrace and throw water balloons at the people who’re apparently having a gala time or just their guts to wish random strangers a Happy Holi at the top of their voices.


pjimage - 2019-03-20T184255.557

Okay, so what’s the thing with either playing a dry Holi or making sure to wet every other person you get your hands on with colored water from a huge tub? Whatever it is, no Holi can pass without coming across an extremist of either league.

No matter who you're celebrating this joyous festival with, we wish you a super-colorful, a very happy and definitely a memorable Holi!

Follow @News18Movies for more

Get the best of News18 delivered to your inbox - subscribe to News18 Daybreak. Follow News18.com on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Telegram, TikTok and on YouTube, and stay in the know with what's happening in the world around you – in real time.

Read full article
Next Story
Next Story

facebookTwitter Pocket whatsapp

Live TV

Countdown To Elections Results
To Assembly Elections 2018 Results