Top 10 Villains In Bollywood Of All Time

1. Raza Murad


Image Raza Murad is a famous Indian Bollywood actor who has predominantly appeared in Hindi films and TV serials. He has played several roles in over hundred films as a fatherly figure to a sensitive friend, etc. Born to famous Bollywood actor Murad on the 23rd of November, 1950, he has cinematic genes innate. Renowned Zeenat Aman happens to be his cousin and actor Rajiv Rai’s wife Sonam being his niece. Another renowned stage performer and actress in several films, Sanober Kabir also Raza Murad’s niece. He has a son, Ali Murad and a daughter. Raza Murad started his modest career in the 1960s when he was not award...

2. Ranjeet


Image 'Ranjeet' was born in Jandiala Guru near Amritsar, Punjab, and is popularly known for his villainous roles in Hindi films. He has appeared as a baddie in more than 200 Hindi films, and shared the screen with many Bollywood superstars like Amitabh Bachchan, Dharmendra, Rajesh Khanna, Shashi Kapoor and others. His name was suggested by late Sunil Dutt during the making of the Hindi film, Reshma aur Shera. He played Ranjeet, in more than 25 films. He has also directed two films, ‘Kaarnama’, and Gazab Tamasha, while he was also the producer in the later one. He made his TV debut with the Sony TV show, Aisa Des Hai Mera, and played a positive character of a Sardar. The show had the story of a Briti...

3. Shakti Kapoor


Image Personal life: Shakti Kapoor was born in Delhi, India as Sunil Kapoor. He was the second child among the four children of his parents Mr. Sikanderlal Kapoor and Ms. Susheela Kapoor. He resided in Karol Bhag, Delhi. He married Shivangi kohlapure (Padmini kohlapurei’s elder sister) in the year 1982. He has two children, a son Siddhant Kapoor and a daughter Shraddha Kapoor. Career: Shakti Kapoor was famous because of his mischievous activities in his early childhood. He was passionate about cricket, and it also won him admission in Kirori Mal College, Delhi University. After graduation, Shakti took to modelling. He tried his luck into acting and this is how he received the opportunity to be a student of Fi...

4. Gulshan Grover


Image Gulshan Kumar is Bollywood’s most sought-after villain who did over 400 films in his career till date. He was born on September 21, 1955. He is one of the actors who made a switch from Bollywood to Hollywood. He worked in Hollywood projects such as Marigold, Desperate Endeavors, Braking Waves, Blind Ambition and Sweet Amerika. For his performance in the Desperate Endeavors, he got the best actor award in Houston Film festival. He is one of the few villain actors who despite having cast in stereotype roles, switched to playing some meaningful characters in Indian cinema. For his role as Bhati for ‘I am Kalam’, he was awarded Star Dust best actor award but ...

5. Danny Denzongpa


Image For Danny Denzongpa the voyage to the glittering world of films from distant Gangtok in Sikkim, where he was born and had his preliminary education, was quite eventful. In fact his entry into a film career was in many ways a matter of unexpected coincidence. Finishing college from Darjeeling, West Bengal, he made it to the prestigious Armed Forces Medical College in Pune, for he had always dreamed, like many from his region, to join the Indian Army. This desire was perhaps fuelled by his bagging the Best Cadet Award from West Bengal, and in being selected for the annual Republic Day parade in New Delhi. However, once in Pune, he switched over to the Film Institute instea...

6. Prem Chopra


Image Prem Chopra is a legend of Hindi cinema and he has acted in over 400 films. Prem Chopra has been in Bollywood since its inception. He has a long spanning film career of over 50 years. He has not only acted in Hindi films, but also in several Punjabi films. He has made a great contribution to Hindi films and has made a special place for himself in the hearts of many Indians. Born on 23rd September 1935, Prem Chopra hails from a Punjabi family. He was born in Lahore. Prem holds a degree from Punjab University. Since his childhood, Pre...

7. Amjad Khan


Image Amjad Zakaria Khan was born on 12th November, 1940 and he passed away on 27th July, 1992. He was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra. He is a very popular film actor and director of Bollywood film industry. He is quite famously regarded for his Gabbar Singh role. In the span of about 20 years, he had acted in about 130 films, which is a greatest thing an director cum actor could deliver for the industry and people. He felt so proud about the fame of his villainous role, which is still in the minds of the people even today. In the movie 'Sholay' of the year 1975, he did the role of Gabbar Singh. It is one of the sensational acting delivered by Amjad Khan as a villain. Amjad was born in Adezai, Peshawar, British India. He was born ...

8. Amrish Puri


Image Amrish Lal Puri was born on 22nd June, 1932 in Punjab. He was a popular Bollywood actor and an artist who was known for his ideal performance in the Indian cinema. He was apparently known for his playwrights namely Satyadev Dubey, and Girish Karnad. Most importantly he is known for his negative roles in Bollywood, and also in other Indian and International movies. They were highly a great sign of his performance which did made a real difference to the industry. His movie Mr.India (1987), and Indiana Jones and the Tempel of Doom (1984) are the movies that he had attracted the Indian and the International audiences. He had four siblings namely Chaman Puri, Madan Puri, Chandrakanta, and Harish Puri. He did shifted to Shimla and had his educati...

9. Ashutosh Rana


Image A versatile actor, Ashutosh has worked in Indian films along with Kannada, Telugu, and Marathi films. He was born on November 10th 1964 in Dadarwara and had a knack for acting. His passion for acting prompted him to go to National School of Drama and studied acting.  Starting his career on the television screen he first graced television in 1994 in a mini-series, Tahqiqat. He got his first break on the big screen, playing a clerk in Sanshodhan in 1995. His role in Dushman made him a well-known actor as he portrayed a psychopathic killer.  This led to his first set of awards for Best Villain in a movie at Filmfare and Screen Weekly Award. He won anot...

10. Mukesh Rishi


Image Mukesh Rishi is one of the best actors who has done negative roles in Hindi cinema. Mukesh is from Kathua, Jammu and Kashmir, from a Gujjar family. He completed his graduation from Chandigarh and worked in Mumbai for some time, he left India and moved to Fiji. In Fiji, he met his future wife of Fijian-Indian descent, Keshni Rishi and gave birth to two children, a son, and a daughter. They moved to New Zealand after marriage where he worked in an office job for some time and at the same time he started his career as a model. He worked in commercial jobs for seven years and despite the great efforts towards modeling he was not happy and finally moved back to Mumbai to start his acting career and enrolled himsel...