Our desi film actors not only have to do stunts, fight and create a drama in Hindi films, but they must also be able to do the occasional dancing and romance. These incredibly multi-faceted Bollywood heros have mastered these and are now making waves in the world of Hollywood too! We present to you some of our Bollywood actors who have wowed not just the Indian audience but caused a stir internationally as well!
A powerhouse of talent, the late Irrfan Khan had already given us Indian gems like Maqbool, 7 Khoon Maaf and The Lunch Box, when he also made international headlines with movies like Jurassic Park, Life of Pi and Inferno. There was no stopping this actor as he was one of those actors who has had the maximum appearances than any other Bollywood star in Hollywood mainstream movies like The Amazing Spider-Man, The Namesake and A Mighty Heart, among others.
The late Om Puri was one of the most talented and bankable actors of Hindi cinema. With films like Mandi, Mirch Masala, Ardh Satya, the actor had already cemented his name in the best actor’s category. He was noticed by Hollywood filmmakers and has appeared in films like The Reluctant Fundamentalist, Gandhi, Code 46 and Charlie Wilson’s Waramong others.
A true Bollywood superstar, Amitabh Bachchan or Big B as he is most often called started from humble beginnings and went on to capture the heart of the Indian audiences for decades. His films like Deewaar, Sholay, Mard and Don are popular watches even today. The actor has even managed to dip his fingers into Hollywood with films like The Great Gatsby and The Last Lear. The actor’s incredible voice has also been used as a voice over in many international movies too.
The funny man of Bollywood who has also done his fair share of serious roles like Saaransh, Sansar, Wake Up Sid, among others, has wowed us on international turfs as well. His movies Bend It Like Beckham, The Mistress of Spices, Silver Linings Playbook and Lust, Caution, among others have been successful.
This incredibly talented Bollywood veteran has given us amazing performances in films like Aakrosh, Sparsh, The Dirty Picture, Ishqiya, and many more. He has givensome gems to Hollywood as well. Some of them include The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, The Great New Wonderful, among others. His screen presence and powerful performances are unmatched even today.