Bollywood to Hollywood.
Bollywood and Bollywood Celebs have always been the talk of the town. But, not to our surprise, they have marked their presence globally too. Bollywood is an Industry where on an average 100 to 1000 movies are produced per year.
Now, that’s a bit too more!! But these celebs not limiting themselves just to Bollywood have taken a step ahead and moved up to Hollywood films. Yes!! Some of the most talented, versatile and glamorous stars of B-town have played their important roles in many Hollywood films.
And we have tried our best to list down in this article the top 11 celebs of B-town who have acted in the Hollywood movies. (P.S. Don’t forget to read till the end!!)
Amitabh Bachchan…well the name is enough!! Big B is the heart of Bollywood. The journey of Mr. Bachchan has been so interesting. His initial few films didn’t do well at the silver screens in bollywood but, with his immense hard work and dedication to acting, bloomed his career and he gave us movies like “Zanjeer” and “Deewar” and then it was no look back.
He has worked in more than 180 plus films in bollywood. And he is the senior most actors still giving his best movies till date. Big B has also tried his hands on one of the Hollywood movies named “The Great Gatsby” with Leonardo DiCaprio.
Irrfan Khan not only known for his works predominantly in Hindi Cinema but, also known for his works in British films and Hollywood. Having a body of work of more than eighty films in India, he has a remarkable list of films in the West too. His films like “The Namesake”, “New York”, “Slumdog Millionaire”, “I Love You”, “A Mighty Heart”, “The Darjeeling”, “The Amazing Spiderman”, “Life of Pi”, and the most recent one was “Jurassic World”.
Also, his two upcoming International projects are “Dan Brown’s Inferno” and a “Japanese American TV Series”. With these remarkable movies both in Bollywood and Hollywood, Irrfan has nailed it to the title of “Journey from Bollywood to Hollywood”!!
Om Puri being a famous actor in bollywood films has also made significant appearances in British and American Films. He became known internationally by starring in British films such as “My Son”, “the Fantastic”, “East is east” and “the Parole officer”. He also appeared in Hollywood films like “City of Joy”, “Opposite Patrick Swayze”, “Wolf” alongside Jack Nicholson and “the Ghost and the Darkness”. Being one of the Senior Actors of Bollywood he has done a very remarkable work worldwide.
Anupam Kher is an all rounder of Bollywood. He has played varied roles in Hindi Cinema with his immense talent and acting skills. He has done roles like comedy, villain, etc. He has not only made the country proud by doing some of the best roles in bollywood but, also played significant role in Hollywood Movies. Films in which he has worked are “Bend it Like Beckham”, “Silver linings playbook”, “Bride and Prejudice” and “Speedy Singhs.”
One of the finest actors we have in Bollywood is Mr. Naseeruddin Shah. He has given us some tremendous acting in bollywood’s finest movies. He has not only been marked as a great actor in bollywood but, he has also played varied roles in Hollywood movies. The films are “The Monsoon Wedding”, “The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen” and “The Great New Wonderful”.
Anil Kapoor is the most energetic and versatile actors in Bollywood. From playing romantic roles to Comedy he has given some of the finest movies. His first international film was “Slumdog Millionaire” The movie has been such a big hit Worldwide that it grabbed 8 Oscar Awards!! Not limiting to this, Anil Kapoor started off with his first ever TV show named “24” and played a lead role. The television series was so successful that they have come up with second series of the show “24”.
Amrish Puri is always remembered for his roles as a villain in Bollywood. But, not to your surprise, he has played a villainous role in Hollywood too. He has done his debut in Hollywood with the movie “Indiana Jones and the Temple of Dooms”, which was a Steven Spielberg’s movie.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
From being the “Miss World” and entering in to Bollywood, she has given us the best of films with her most ravishing looks and talent. Aishwarya has got tremendous talent and that has been reflecting not only in Bollywood but, also in Hollywood!! She has done some of the legendary films in Hollywood and marked her presence felt worldwide.
The movies she grabbed in her bag in Hollywood are “Bride and Prejudice”, “Mistress of Spices”, “Provoked – a true story”, “The Pink Panther 2” and “The last Legion”.
Tabu has been a part of Bollywood and South Indian films since long time and has given some of the good films. With some of her great performances, she has also lead to the Hollywood’s fine films. With Irrfan Khan she has also worked for the Hollywood films like “The Namesake” and “Life of Pi”.
Mallika Sherawat is known for her bold roles in bollywood. Apart, from that she has also done comedy and romantic roles. Not only this, she has grabbed some of the great films in Hollywood. She has done movies like “The Myth along with Jackie Chan” and “Politics of Love”, “Hisss”. She has been awarded with career recognition Honorary Citizenship for her Career achievements and charitable efforts.
This tall beauty has been ruling the Bollywood ever since she entered the B- town!! From Model turned Actress she has been on top charts by giving back to back hit films in Bollywood.
This Mastani makes sure we keep our eyes on her all the time as she is going to be seen in her debut Hollywood film with one and only the Hot Hunk of Hollywood “Vin Diesel” in their upcoming film “XXX : Return of Xander Cage” which will be releasing in 2017. OMG!! We just can’t wait to see them together!! Well, what we can do is, wish her all the good luck for her debut in Hollywood!!
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