Film Personalities in India
India is a country where movies made its inception since time immemorial. Since the release of the first movie in the year 1913, the Indian film industry has been moving at such a pace that there has been no looking back. With Bollywood coming into existence, the film actors and actresses also made its presence inevitable in the film industry. Since the last 100 years, a huge number of film personalities have merged in the Indian film industry and these personalities have not only added to the pride of the Indian Film industry but also made a huge contribution to this majestic sphere.
The film personalities of India, with their acting capabilities have taken Indian Cinema outside the country borders and acquired acclamations from abroad and international personalities. These achievements have been archived in India’s domain and people have been getting the optimum entertainment from these wonderful productions of the Indian Film Industry. Film personalities today are such an important part of the entire entertainment sphere that without them, the word entertainment itself would lose its value. Know more about film personalities.
Dilip Kumar: Born on 11th December, 1922 as Muhammad Yusuf Khan, he debuted in the movie Jwar Bhata in the year 1944 which was produced by Bombay Talkies. Referred to as the Tragedy King, he has been described as the ultimate method actor by the master director Satyajit Ray. He has worked for a span of six decades in over 60 films.
Rajesh Khanna: Rajesh Khanna, the Indian romantic God of Hindi movies, was referred to as the original superstar of Indian cinema history. He has the unbeatable record of having 15 consecutive solo hit movies during the 1960s and 1970s which up to date remains unbeaten. He has appeared in a total of 180 films including 17 short films. He has been awarded the Filmfare lifetime Achievement Award in the year 2005 for his priceless contribution to Indian cinema.
Amitabh Bachchan: Amitabh Bachchan is a household name in India. From young to old, every Indian has seen an Amitabh Bachchan movie in their lifetime. Known as the angry young man Amitabh Bachchan has appeared in over 200 Indian movies. Making his debut in the year 1969, he made a sensation in Bollywood with his scintillating performances.
Aamir Khan: Aamir Khan is one of the most established actors of India who has not only achieved the levels of a legendary actor but also a very proficient producer. With the passage of time, his involvement in work extended to such varied dimensions that he is considered one of the rare film personalities India has ever produced.
He was an actor, writer, director, producer, of the Indian film industry. He is credited with ushering in the golden era of the film industry. He made the quintessential 1950s and 60s classics such as “Pyaasa”, “Kaagaz ke phool” “Saheb bibi aur ghulam” and “Chaudv ka chand”. Read More
Palekar made his debut in 1971 with the film Shantata! Court Chalu Aahe directed by Satyadev Dubey, which was in Marathi Language and started the New Cinema Movement in Marathi. In Bollywood, he has acted in a good number of films and with acting skills inimitable. Amrish Puri:
One of the most dreaded villains of Hindi Cinema, Amrish Puri was anctor who could never be forgotten. Some of his unforgettable roles in movies like Mr. India, Koyla, Baadshah, etc. have been stamped in the minds of the people for good and are irreplaceable. Read MoreAnil Kapoor:
An Indian actor as well as a producer, Anil Kapoor is a household in India for he has been acting in Hindi movies from the 1990s to 2000s. apart from making a name in Indian Cinema, he is a famous personality in the Hollywood world as well.Ashok Kumar:
Very fondly called as Dadamoni, Ashok Kumar is one of the proficient actors of the Bollywood arena. Honored with the Padma Bhushan and Dada Sahed Phalke Award, Ashok Kumar has a huge number of films to his credit.Biju Phukan:
Biju Phukan has acted in more than thirty Assamese movies during the 1980s. His first movie was Dr. Bezbaruah in the year 1970. Biju Phukan has contributed a lot to the Assamese film industry. He is most well associated with hit songs like Mon Hira Doi from the film Ajoli Nobou. Biju Phukan has also acted in Bengali films like Hotel Showfox, Aparajita, Doishyu Ratnakar and Gajamukta.Danny Denzongpa:
Danny Denzongpa is an actor of Bollywood films. He has acted in innumerous Hindi films. He is popular for playing characters having negative shades. He has also acted in international films. In the film & Seven Years in Tibet he has acted alongside Hollywood actor Brad Pitt. He was awarded the Padmashree by the Government of India in 2003 for his contribution in the field of cinema. Read More
Dev Anand was an actor, writer, director and producer of the Indian film industry. He was the evergreen hero of the film industry. He was called Dev Saab by his admirers. He was the co founder of the Navketan Films. Read MoreDharmendra:
Born as Dharam Singh Deol, on 8th December, 1935, Dharmendra is an award winning Indian film hero who has won the hearts of a millions viewers with his charismatic appearances and acting skills. He is often referred to as the He-man as well as the Action King due to his strong physical attributes and action packed character playing.Dipannita Sharma:
Dipannita Sharma is a supermodel and an actress from Assam. She is a well known supermodel and came into the limelight after making to the final five of the Miss India contest of the year 1998.Divya Bharti:
Born on 25th February, 1974, Divya Bharati can be considered one of those actresses who started a new genre in the Hindi Film industry. She started her film career with telugu films in the early 1990s. She achieved commercial success with films such as Deewana and Shola Aur shabnam and also bagged the Filmfare Award for the Best Female Debut.Irrfan Khan:
Born as Sahabzade Irrfan Khan, initially known as Irrfan Khan and later on as plain Irrfan, in the Bollywood scenario, he is an Indian National Award winning actor who appears in Indian films as well as television and theatre. He is also one of those few Bollywood actors who has also acted in international projects.Jahnu Barua:
Jahnu Barua is an acclaimed Indian film director from Assam. He is a multiple national and international award winning director. Jahnu Barua has directed a number of Assamese and Hindi films. He is best known for his Hindi film Maine Gandhi Ko Nahin Mara.Jatin Bora:
Jatin Bora is a popular Assamese actor. He is regarded as the foremost actors of the present Assamese film industry. Jatin Bora is regarded as an icon and is one of the successful and accomplished actors of the Assamese film industry. Read More
Jerifa Wahid is one of the popular actresses of Assamese film industry. She is one of the most sought after face present in the industry with a good career graph. She has immense talent which she has been displayed in a number of films and stage shows. Read MoreKajol:
Born as Kajol Mukherjee, on 5th August, 1974, she is considered one of the most versatile actress of Indian Cinema. Making her acting debut in the year 1992 with the movie Bekhudi. However, she achieved commercial success with the movie Baazigar where she acted opposite to Shahrukh Khan. And since then there has been no looking back with her giving hit movies one after the other.Madhubala:
One of the most influential actresses of the Hindi Film industry, Madhubala is a name that remains unforgotten by any Indian Movie freak. Her beauty and her acting skills, both were a deadly combination which made her achieve success at an elevating level. She had a lot of movies released during the time span of 1950 to 1960 and gradually, that became less frequent due to her heart illness.Meena Kumari:
Mahjabeen Bano, is an Indian actress as well as a poetess, who is regarded as one of the most prominent actresses of India. In a time span of thirty years, she has acted in over 90 films which have received innumerable success and acclamations. Still remembered even today as one of those classy romantic actresses, Meena Kumari is an unforgotten treasure of Indian Cinema.Moloya Goswami:
Moloya Goswami is a renowned actress from Assam. Her debut film was Agnisnaan by the great Assamese film maker Late Dr. Bhabendra Nath Saikia in 1987. The movie was based on Bhabendra Nath Saikia famous novel Antareep. Read MoreNishita Goswami:
Nishita Goswami is the daughter of famous yesteryear actress Moloya Goswami. She was born on 19th October. As such, she inherited her acting genes and good looks from her mother. Read More