Have you ever wondered why you always see some actors appear in so many Bollywood movies? With their talents and hardworking, those actors become the most wanted and well-known stars in Bollywood world which is why you always see them in good movies all the time like that. Since there are so many Bollywood actors, you must have that question of who are the best actors in Bollywood? This question will be answered below in our list of top 10 best Bollywood Actors. Let’s take a look and see if your favorite actors are in the list of best actors in Bollywood of 2016.
10. Shahid Kapoor
Was born on 25th of February, 1981, Shahid Kapoor who is also known as Shahid Khattar, is an Indian actor who appears in Hindi films, and is cited in the media as one of the most attractive Indian celebrities. He maintains his popularity despite a fluctuating career trajectory. Kapoor is known for portraying romantic roles which has taken on parts in action films and tragedies. He is the recipient of several awards including two Filmfare Awards. He earned nominations for the Filmfare Award for Best Actor for portraying a troubled businessman in Imtiaz Ali’s romantic comedy called Jab We Met and twin brothers in Vishal Bhardwaj’s caper thriller Kaminey in 2009. The best part is he won the Best Actor Award at Filmfare in 2014 fter he portrayed Hamlet character in Bhardwaj’s acclaimed drama Haider.
9. Ranveer Singh
Was born on 6th of July, 1985, Ranveer Singh is an Indian film actor who appears in Hindi-language films. He made his acting debut is 2010 with a leading role in Yash Raj Films’ romantic comedy Band Baaja Baaraat. The film emerged as a critical and commercial success which earned him a Filmfare Award in the Best Male Debut category. Then he went on to star in the romantic drama Lootera in 2013 and Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s tragic romance Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram Leela in the same year which was his biggest commercial success to that point. He also portrayed Bajiro I in the historical romane Bajirao Mastani which was one of the highest-grossing Bollywood films for which he got the critical acclam and won the Filmfare Award for Best Actor.
8. Ajay Devgan
Was born on the 2nd of April, 1969, Ajay Devgan who is also credited as Ajay Devgn is an Indian Bollywood aactor, film director, and producer. He is widely considered as one of the popular actors of Hindi cinema who has appeared in over a hundred Hindi films so far. Also, he has won numerous awards and has been honored by the Government of India with the Padma Shri in 2016. In addition, he played the character of a gangster for which he won Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor. In 2003, he won his second National Film Award for Best Actor again for his portrayal of Bhagat Singh in Rajkumar Santoshi’s biopic called The Legend of Bhagat Singh. Since he has starred in more than 80 Hindi films, he established himself as one of the leading actors of Bollywood till now.
7. Irrfan Khan
Was born on 7th of January, 1967, Sahabzade Irrfan Ali Khan who is credited as Irrfan Khan or simply Irrfan is an Indian film actor known for his works predominantly in Hindi cinema. In 2011, he received the Padma Shri which is the India’s fourth highest civilian honor for his contribution to the field of arts. Khan has garnered the National Film Award for Best Actor in the 60th National Film Awards in 2012 for his performance in Paan Singh Tomar. He also won the 2014 Asian Film Award for Best Actor, three International Indian Film Academy Awards, three Filmfare Awards, and Independent Spirit Award nomination, and various international honors.
6. Varun Dhawan
Was born on 24th of April, 1987, Varun Dhawan is an Indian actor who appears in Hindi films. He garnered critical acclaim and received a Filmfare Award for Best Actor nomination for portraying an avenger in Sriram Raghavan’s crime thriller Badlapur in 2015. Along with his acting career, Dhawan performs on stage and has co-hosted two award ceremonies. He was also a part of the 20th Screen Awards by co-hosting the show alongside with Shahrukh Khan and Richa Chadda. In 2013, he performed at a special event with Malhotra, Alia Bhatt, Aditya Roy Kapur, Shraddha Kapoor, and Huma Qureshi to raise funds for the flood affected victims of Uttarakhand.
5. Ranbir Kapoor
Was born on 28th of September, 1982, Ranbir Kapoor is an Indian actor who has become one of the most popular celebrities and one of the highest-paid actors in India as well. He is the recipient of several awards, including five Filmfare Awards. He was awarded the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor for his performances in three films of 2009 including the coming-of-age film Wake Up Sid, the comedy Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani, and the drama Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year. Ranbir won two consecutive Best Actor awards at Filmfare for portraying a troubled musician in the drama Rockstar in 2011.
4. Hrithik Roshan
Was born on 10th of January, 1974, Hrithik Roshan is an Indian film actor who has established a successful career in Bollywood, has won six Filmfare Awards and has been cited in the media as one of the most attractive male celebrities in India. His performance in Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai earned him Filmfare Awards for Best Actor and Best Male Debut. He also starred in the science fiction film Koi… Mil Gaya in 203 and its sequel Krrish in 2006 which the former won him the Filmfare Award for Best Actor. Then he received his third Filmfare Award for Best Actor for his performance in the adventure film Dhoom 2 in 2006.
3. Salman Khan
Was born on 27th of December, 1965, Abdul Rashid Salman Khan who is credited as Salman Khan is an Indian film actor, producer, and television personality. In his film career, he has received numerous awards including two National Film Awards and two Filmfare Awards. For his role in Karan Johar’s romantic drama Kuch Kuch Hota Hai in 1998, he was awarded the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor. He is the only actor to star in the highest-grossing Bollywood films of nine separate years.
2. Aamir Khan
Was born on 14th of March, 1965, Aamir Khan is an Indian film actor, director, and producer who has established himself as one of the most popular and influential actors of Indian cinema through his career in Hindi films. He is the recipient of numerous awards including four National Film Awards and seven Filmfare Awards. In 2001, he started a production company whose first release, Lagaan, was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film and earned him a National Film Award for Best Popular Film and two more Filmfare Awards of Best Actor and Best Film. Also, he was honored by the Government of India with the Padma Shri in 2003 and the Padma Bhushan in 2010.
Was born on 2nd of November, 1965, Shah Rukh Khan or SRK, is an Indian film actor, producer, and television personality. This man has appeared in more than 80 Bollywood films and earned numerous accolades including 14 Filmfare Awards. Many of his films display of Indian identity and connections with diaspora communities, or gender, or racial, social, and religious differences and grievances. For his contribution to film, the Government of India honored him with the Padma Shri, and the Government of France awarded him both the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres and the Légion d’honneur. In terms of audience size and income, he has been described as one of the most successful film stars in the world.