Top 10 Bollywood Actors Involved In Politics

1. Govinda


Image Govinda is a popular Bollywood star who is known for his spontaneous dancing steps and comic timing.Govinda is a popular actor of Indian cinema who has gained a lot of popularity because of his dancing abilities and comic roles. His debut film was Ilzaam in 1986 which was a commercial success. Since then, he has worked for more than 165 Hindi movies. Some of his successful comedy movies include Love 86, Hatya, Raja Babu, Aankhen, Coolie No. 1, Hero No. 1, Shola Aur Shabnam, Jodi No. 1, Saajan Chale Sasural, Dulheraja, and Hasina Maan Jayegi.  Some of his recent successful movies include Life Partner, Partner, Raavan, and Bhagam Bhag. He also performed in villainous roles for the movies Shikari (2000) and ...

2. Rajesh Khanna


Image Born as Jatin Khanna on 29th December 1942, the charismatic actor renamed himself as Rajesh Khanna and shot to fame in Bollywood. He was a man of many talents – he worked as an actor, a director, and as a politician. However, he is best known as India’s original, first and foremost film superstar, with fifteen consecutive blockbuster hit movies within a mere three years. An enigmatic personality, he won over the hearts of millions of Indian women in his day, and charmed generations. Known as the King of Romance in Bollywood, he truly set a benchmark for romantic heroes in the coming eras of film and television. Charming to no end, he debuted in 1966 with the film Akhri Khat, and after that there w...

3. Vinod Khanna


Image Vinod Khanna, the name of the tinsel town, is always dazzling in the sky of Bollywood. We still cherished to watch his acting with that energy as we used to in the past. He is something different in his acting among others, that is why we cannot forget his silver screen images. Even the present generations also like to watch his movies. In his hay days of acting, he was a superstar and has played many unforgettable roles which are everlasting roles. Biography :He was born in Peshwar, Pakistan on 6th October 1946 in a business family. Due to the partition, his family had to migrate to India in Mumbai. He received his first education at Queen Mary School, Mumbai up to class II. His next schooling was in St Xavier s...

4. Shatrughan Sinha


Image Shatrughan sinha is a well known name of the Hindi film industry whose work speaks of his success story. Sinha is an Indian film and television actor, politician, member of rajya sabha cabinet minister of health and family welfare and member of 15th loksabha 2009. He hails from Patna, Bihar but his hometown never proved to be an obstruction in his career. When it was more than difficult for a guy from Bihar to enter the industry, sinha gained large audience and wide popularity. He studied from Patna Science College and later continued his studies from TV and film institute of India, pune. He got his first opportunity to play the role of the Pakistani military officer in ‘Prem pyaari’ followed by grabbing another movie ‘sajan’. However due t...

5. Sunil Dutt


Image Sunil Dutt was a great actor, director, producer, and politician. He was named Balraj Dutt at his birth on 6th of June, 1929, in Khurd village, Jhelum district, Punjab province, British India. His father departed from this world when Dutt was only five years old. His family moved to a small village called Mandauli in Yamuna Nagar district that is in Haryana after the Partition of India. After this, Dutt moved to Lucknow, where he spent time till he graduated. After this, he moved to Bombay, joined Jai Hind College for his undergraduate studies and started working at the city’s BEST transport division. Sunil Dutt worked in the oldest radio station in South Asia called...

6. Amitabh Bachchan


Image Amitabh Bachchan was conceived on October 11, 1942 in Allahabad, India. Bachchan's father was a prestigious Hindi poet Dr. Harivansh Rai Bachchan and his mother, Teji Bachchan, was a Sikh socialite. Being his parents’ first born, he has a junior male sibling resembling to his name Ajitabh. Bachchan went to Sherwood College before enlisting in Delhi University to complete his B.A. (Bachelor of Arts) degree. He became a cargo dealer in Calcutta after completing his graduation. Amitabh Bachchan married to Jaya Bhaduri and has one son named Abhishek and one daughter named Shweta. Bachchan's father passed on in 2003 and his mother in 2007. In 1969, Bachchan made his film debut in Saat Hindustani a f...

7. Raj Babbar


Image Raj Babbar is an actor turned politician. He is renowned for his work in Bollywood and Punjabi movies. He was born on June 23, 1952, in Tundla, Uttar Pradesh. He completed his graduation from Agra College and then in 1975 did a course in method acting from National School of Drama. Babbar made his Bollywood debut in 1977 with the movie ‘Kissa Kursi Ka’. He gained famed for his role of Antagonist in the movie ‘Insaaf Ka Tarazu’, after which he became a regular under the B.R. Chopra banner starring in films like ‘Nikaah’ and ‘Aaj Ki Aawaz’. Babbar has three children Arya Babbar, Juhi Babbar from his wife Nadira Babbar and Prateik Babbar from his second wife Sm...

8. Sunny Deol


Image Sunny Deol is a film actor, director and producer. He is best known for his ‘Dhaai Kilo Ka Haath’ dialogue. He was born as Ajay Singh Deol, on 19th of October, 1956, in Sahnewal, Ludhiana, Punjab. He is the eldest son of veteran actor, Dharmendra, and his first wife, Prakash Kaur. Bollywood actor, Bobby Deol, is his younger brother. He has two sisters, Vijayta and Ajeeta, who are currently settled in California. He also has two half-sisters, Esha Deol and Ahana Deol, from his father’s second marriage to actress, Hema Malini. Sunny studied theatre and acting in England and joined Old Web Theatre in Birmingham before joining Bollywood. He began his career with the hit film Betaab in the ye...

9. Paresh Rawal


Image The Padma Shri award winner who shot to fame with his role in the 1986 blockbuster film ‘Naam’, which told the story of a poor family that struggled to make ends meet, was born on 30th May 1950 in Mumbai. He completed his graduation from Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai. Rawal made his debut in the film industry through the movie ‘Holi’ in the year 1984 but it was his next film, ‘Naam’, which brought him all the fame and attention as an actor. Success followed him, and he acted in over hundred films during 1980s and 1990s. Such was his versatility, that he has done roles from lead actor to Main villain. He did the role of main villain in most of...

10. Mithun Chakraborty


Image When we talk about the few legends in the Indian film Industry then it becomes inevitable to take the name of Mithun Chakraborty; more commonly known as Mithun Da.  His real name is Gouranga Chakraborty, and he was born on 16th of June 1950. He is not only an actor, but also a producer, singer, social worker, entrepreneur, and writer. In addition, he is also a member of the Rajya Sabha Parliament. It was the year 1976 when Mithun Chakraborty made his debut with the art house drama called Mrigayaa. The fact that he won the first National Award of his life right from his debut film gives a sheer proof of his supreme talent. But, it was not the end; after winning the National Award for Best Actor for the art house drama, he won two m...