Bollywood is one of the largest film producers in India. Compared to that of the US, the Hollywood, this Bollywood is as much influence in India like the Hollywood in America. Most of prominent film stars are in this film industry, and they have also built their names to the international stages. However, who are your Indian favorite actors? Are they in this large film producer? How do they start their careers and build their reputations? Here is a list of the top 10 most popular Bollywood actors of this year you can check out to see if your favorite Bollywood actors are in.
10. John Abraham
Born in 1972, an Indian film actor, John Abraham made his film debut in 2003 after modeling for numerous advertisements and companies. This earned him a Filmfare Best Debut Award nomination. Hence, this 42 year-old former model since has starred in many critically and commercially successful films. After producing his first successful film, this handsome actor established his own production. Indeed, when talking about the list of the most popular actors, John Abraham is often in the year of many years before. That is simply just because he owns an amazing acting talent with years of experience and years of building his reputation.
9. Varun Dhawan
Born to a film director in 1987, Varun Dhawan is an Indian actor appearing in numerous films. He actually worked as an assistant director in 2010. Dhawan later made his acting debut in a romantic comedy—Student of the Year. More than that, he released two films in 2014 directed by his father. Besides, this 28 year-old actor also performed on stage and co-hosted two award ceremonies.
8. Sidharth Malhotra
Starting his career as a model and possessing a talent in acting, Sidharth Malhotra made his acting debut in 2012, receiving a Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut nomination. He also had leading roles in two commercially successful romantic comedy films—Hasee Toh Phasee and Ek Villain. Sidharth Malhotra is brilliantly amazing in most of the movies he has acted in. Importantly, many fans love it, and he then becomes one of the most popular Bollywood actors, accordingly.
7. Akshay Kumar
Beginning his acting career in 1990s, Akshay Kumar has starred in over a hundred Hindi films and has been nominated for Filmfare Awards several times. This 47 year-old martial artist started his roles in action films. He eventually gain reputation for his drama, romance, and comic roles. More interestingly, Kumar has also performed as a stunt actor. He is such an extremely talented Bollywood star.
Born in 1969, Ajay enrolled in Madhu Film Institute and completed a course in acting. Hence, he is one of the most fantastic Bollywood actors with a superior talent in his performance. Throughout his career, this 46 year-old actor has gained numerous awards and fame. Undoubtedly, Ajay was also nominated for Nandi Awards.
5. Ranbir Kapoor
Born to a family of artists, Ranbir Kapoor has become one of the highest-paid actors and one of the most popular celebrities in Bollywood films in India. Plus, he has received several awards including five Filmfare Awards. He actually made his acting debut in 2007. Interestingly, Kapoor also supports charities and causes. He is a smart nice guy with a unique and special birth talent in acting, and he seems to go on top right now in his career. But, we still could expect to see a lot more from this Bollywood super man.
Born in 1974, an Indian film actor, Hrithik Roshan, had appeared in several films in the 1980s as a child actor. He has earned his fame in acting career in Bollywood and has won six Filmfare Awards for Best Actor and Best Male Debut. This 41 year-old actor has also starred in a science fiction film in 2003. Apart from acting, Roshan is also a stage performer and playback singer. He can simply do all of these very well. He is having a successful and great career in acting now.
3. Shahrukh Khan
Starting his career in several television series in the late 1980s, Khan is an Indian actor making his Bollywood debut in 1992 and rose to prominence since then. He has appeared in more than 80 Bollywood films so far. Moreover, he is one of the world’s biggest movie stars, who has earned numerous accolades including 14 filmfare Awards. To summary, there are three words to describe Shahrukh Khan. They are brilliant, handsome, and talented.
2. Salman Khan
Born to a screenwriter, Salman Khan began his acting career with a supporting role in Biwi Ho To Aisi in 1988 and with a leading role in his next release. This 49 year-old film producer appeared in Bollywood film industry and eventually gained fame in the 1990s. Later on, Khan was awarded the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor and achieved greater stardom in 2010.
1. Aamir Khan
Appearing on screen as a child actor in his uncle’s film, An Indian film actor, Aamir Khan, is one of the most popular and influential actors of Indian cinema. He began his acting career with a leading role in 1988. Hence, Khan has won numerous awards including four National Film Awards and seven Filmfare Awards. He also started his own production company in 2001.