Vidya Balan, who is known as Bollywood tradition girl goes very bold in the movie The Dirty Picture. She shocked every one in the industry with her performance. The story of the movie is said to be based on late actress Silk Smith's life. Many critics were even gearing up to attack actress Vidya Balan's sheer audacity in the film. However, the first screening of The Dirty Picture changed everyone's impression. The film critics, who planned to condemn Vidya for accepting this offer, appreciated her bold performance.