Saturday, February 18, 2017

Top 10 Best Talented Actors in India

There are so many superstar actors in India, but below are the list of talented people who won the millions of hearts with their unique acting skills(We haven't included any top hero's in the list).

Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Nawazuddin Siddiqui is a versatile actor who became popular with Patang, Gangs of wasseypur, Gangs of wasseypur 2. He received positive reviews for these movies from the critics. He was known to be a born natural actor. He awarded the Berlin Film Festival and Robert Ebert praised his acting skills for the Patang movie. 

Nawazuddin Siddiqui holds a bachelor's degree in chemistry and he worked as a chemist. Later, he got interested in acting after watching plays(drama). He joined to National School of Drama in New Delhi. His debut movie Sarfarosh in Aamir Khan's movie. After getting recognition, he appeared in the movies Manji- The mountain man, Bhajrangi Bhaijan, Lion, Raees, etc,.
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Irrfan Khan

Irrfan Khan is another amazing natural actor who appeared in popular movies like Slumdog Millionaire, Lunch Box, Life of Pie, The Amazing Spiderman, and the Jurassic World, and many more. While studying the MA degree, he joined the National School of Drama and then appeared many TV shows including Doordarshan and Star Plus. The government of India has honored him with the Padma Sri award in 2011. Though Irrfan is a Muslim, he is vegetarian from his childhood.

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Naseeruddin Shah

Naseeruddin Shan is another killer actor who played a supporting character or as a villain. His popular include A Wednesday, Dirty Picture, Jaane Tu ya Jaane Na, The Perfect Murder and he also appeared in the international movies like Monsoon Wedding The league of an Extraordinary Gentleman. The Great New Wonderful etc,. He also appeared in Pakistani movies such as Khuda Ke Liye, Zinda Bhaag. Naseeruddin Shah has received the Padma Shri and Padma Bhusan for his contribution towards the Indian Cinema.

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Prakash Raj

Prakash Raj is a great south Indian actor who mesmerizes with his acting skills. He mostly appears as a villain and supporting characters in the movies. His popular movies include the Pokri(Tollywood), Bomarilu(Tollywood), Aakashmantha(Tollywood), Temper(Tollywood), Wanted(Bollywood), Dabangg 2(Bollywood). Though he hails Karnataka, he was accepted by Tollywood, Kollywood, Mollywood. Unfortunately, he was banned from Tollywood six times, but he still continues Tollywood because of his popularity. He received National Awards, Filmfare awards, Vijaya awards, Zee Cinema Awards, CineMAA Awards, and many more for his work in the South Indian movies.

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Nassar is a south Indian versatile actor, he made his debut with Kaylana Agathigal in 1985 and his popular movies include Matru Devo Bhava(1993), Lagaan(2001), Jeans(1998), Saala Khudoos, Criminal(1995), Mr. Perfect, Pokiri, Baahubali many more. Though Nassar was born in Sri Lanka, he moved to India and settled in India. He appeared in more than 270 Indian movies. He also appeared in international movies such as Nothing But Life, Fair Game, Morning Raaga.

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Manoj Bajpayee

Manoj Bajpayee is another versatile actor similar to Irrfan and Nawazuddin Siddiq. Manoj always wanted to be an actor from his childhood. Once upon a time, he wanted to commit suicide after rejected 3 times from the National School of Drama. The director Barry John recognized the acting skills of Manoj and John has hired him. For the 4th time, he was selected as a teacher for the National School of Drama. His popular movies include Satya, Vedam, Special 26, Gangs of Wasseypur 2, etc,. He received many national awards, Filmfare awards for various movies.

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Anupam Kher

Anupam Kher is one of the best actors in the Indian Hindi Film industry. He made his debut in 1982 and he appeared more than 500 Bollywood movies. The government of India honored him Padma Sri, Padma Bhusan for his contribution in Indian Cinema and he received national awards, Filmfare awards. His popular movies include Special 26, A Wednesday, Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Kaho Na. Pyaar Hai, MS Dhoni, and many more. 
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Paresh Rawal

Paresh Rawal is one of the best actors in the Indian Film Industry. He made his debut in 1984 and he appeared in more than 200 Indian movies. The government of India has honored him with the Padma Sri award in 2014. He received many national awards and Filmfare awards. His popular movies are OMG. Oh My God, Welcome back, Bhagaam Bhag, Bhool Bhulaiyaa, Hera Pheri, Phir Hera Pheri, Golmal, Shankadada MBBS, etc.

He is currently the member of Loka Sabha of Indian Parliament

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Borman Irani

Borman Irani is the best actor who started his film career in 2000 and he got stardom with Munna Bhai MBBS and Lage Raho Munna Bhai which earned him so many Filmfare awards, he also appeared in 3 Idiots starring Aamir Khan, this movie gave him popularity and critics have praised his acting. Before becoming an actor, he was a waiter at Taj mahal palace. He also worked as a photographer.

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Nana Patekar

Nana Patekar is an excellent actor and a great philanthropist. He made his debut in 1978 and he became popular with the movies such as Parinda, Angaar, Apaharan, and many more. He was honored with the Padma Shri award for his contribution towards Films and Arts. 

He has donated all his money to the charities that he earned from Paatashala movie and he donated the prize money that he earned from Raj Kapoor award Rs.10,00,000 to the drought relief activities. He has distributed Rs.15,000 to the 62 farmers who commit suicide. He likes simplicity.

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I hope you liked the above list. Let us know who is the favorite actor  by commenting