From Priyanka Chopra to Deepika Padukone, from Amitabh Bachchan to Amrish Puri, these are 12 Bollywood actors who have made a mark on Hollywood too
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is popularly known for her title of Miss World in 1994. Although she is primarily known for her work in Hindi Films, this actress has left her mark in Hollywood too. She has starred in Hollywood films like Provoked, Bride and Prejudice, The Last Legion, The Pink Panther 2, and has recently lent her voice to Maleficent: Mistress of Evil.
Known for his amazing acting skills and down to earth nature, Amitabh Bachchan is one of the most renowned actors of Bollywood. But that’s not where it ends, the actor has also starred in The Great Gatsby along with Leonardo DiCaprio, who couldn’t help but admire him for his acting skills.
Mogambo as we all know him popularly, Amrish Puri’s acting skills are not just restricted to Bollywood, this well-known Bollywood Villain has also starred in Hollywood movies like Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, City of Joy, The Ghost and the Darkness, and many other.
One of the most established actors of Bollywood, Anil Kapoor is not only known for his Hindi films like Mr. India, Race, Welcome, and many others, he is an International icon known for his performance in Oscar winning movie Slumdog Millionaire and Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol starring alongside Tom Cruise.
Anupam Kher is known for his outstanding performances in movies like Aiyaari, Judwaa 2, Toilet: Ek Prem Katha, Baby, and many other Bollywood movies. He has also starred in Hollywood movies like Silver Lining Playbook, Bend it like Beckham, Bride and Prejudice, The Mistress of Spices, Lust, Caution, and Speedy Singhs.
This Internationally known actress first starred in Bollywood movies in 2007. Since then she has had some of the most acclaimed roles like Padmaavati in Padmaavat, Mastani in Bajirao Mastani, Shanti in Om Shanti Om, and many others. This actress has also starred in xXx: The Return of Xander Cage with Vin Diesel.
Irrfan Khan is known around the Indian film Industry for his natural acting skills. He has starred in Hollywood movies like Life of Pi, The Namesake, Jurassic World, The Warrior, The Darjeeling Limited, New York: I Love You, The Amazing Spider-man, and Oscar Winner Slumdog Millionaire.
Naseeruddin Shah is known for his roles in Wednesday, The Common Man, Iqbal, Aakrosh, etc. He has also starred in the Hollywood movie The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen.
Om Puri is an actor who has appeared in mainstream Indian films as well as British and American Films. He has appered in Hollywood movies like City of Joy, Such a Long Journey, Charlie Wilson’s War, East is East, Wolf, etc.
Priyanka Chopra Jonas
This Indian Actress has starred in Indian movies like The Sky is Pink, Mary Kom, Bajirao Mastani, Fashion, Barfi, and many others. She has alos starred in several Hollywood movies like Baywatch, Matrix 4, We Can Be Heroes and American Series Quantico.
Shatranj Ke Khiladi, Sparsh, Disha, Junoon, are some of her notable Bollywoof films. Her international career includes films like The Black Prince, The Reluctant Fundamentalist, Celluloid Man, It’s a Wonderful Afterlife, Signature Move, Earth, and Fire.
Tabassum Fatima Hashmi or Tabu is well known for her roles in Andhadhun, De De Pyaar De, Jai Ho, Drishyam, etc. in Hindi Cinema. She is also known for her role in the Hollywood movie The Namesake directed by Mira Nair. h