Uttar Pradesh is not only famous for crime and population. The place has given many Bollywood superstars that are our daily dose of entertainment. Uttar Pradesh has given us actors, producers and directors.
Take a look at the top 10 Bollywood celebrities from Uttar Pradesh who are now famous names in Bollywood.
Everyone knows Amitabh Bachchan, but only a few know that he belongs to Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh. During earlier days in Mumbai as an aspiring actor he had a really tough time and was almost bankrupt. After the struggling days, his destiny shined and made him a superstar. Today, he is the biggest star in film fraternity and everyone all over the world knows him.
She is a well-known Television actress from the serial ‘
Kasautii Zindagii Kay
’. She is born and brought up in Pratapgarh. She also participated in “
Bigg Boss Season 4
” and won the season along with the prize money. She has appeared in shows like ‘
Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Season 6
’. She has been in the news about the complicated marriage and divorce with her husband.
He started his career as a film writer and turned director and has acted in few films in short roles. He is well known for the direction of movies like ‘Dev D’, ‘That Girl in Yellow Boots’ and ‘’.
The veteran actor has been in Hindi Cinema since 1980. He is awarded with many esteemed awards like the National Award and the Filmfare Award. He has given some very significant roles in the Bollywood. He also has his own theatre when a lot of struggling actors gain experience from the best teachers.
The actor is from the area Shahjahanpur, Uttar Pradesh. He is mainly known for all the comedy movies that he had done. Some of his memorable movies are ‘Main, Meri Patni Aur Woh’, ‘
’ and ‘Malamaal Weekly’. He is one of the best comedians Bollywood has been fortunate to have.
Anubhav Sinha is an Indian Film Director known for his films like ‘Tum Bin’, ‘
’ and ‘Ra One’. He belongs to Allahabad and holds a degree in Engineering from Aligarh Muslim University.
The 40-year-old actress was born in Faizabad, Uttar Pradesh. She is crowned Femina Miss India International and then turned model and later tried acting. Though her career in acting was short lived. She is known for movies like ‘
Kahin Pyaar Na Ho Jaaye
’ and ‘
Haseena Maan Jaayegi
Raj Babbar is known as one of the famous villains of Bollywood. He was born in Agra in 1952. He had acted in many movies, and now he is an active politician in Lok Sabha.
Nawazuddin also had a tough time in Bollywood and all his roles were going unnoticed. He is known for movies like ‘
’ and ‘
’. Now he is a household name in Bollywood after his much needed hard work.
Lara Dutta is the Bollywood hottie who won the Beauty Pageant and then later joined the Hindi Film Industry. She is now married to Mahesh Bhupati. She is known for films like ‘
’, ‘Masti’, ‘Kaal’, ‘
’ and ‘