Parents are the protective shield of their family and child. Likewise, Grandparents play an essential role in the life of every child. The affection and caring relationship between a child and a grandfather is the best relationship in this world. Similarly, our Indian films have also shown various portrayals of grandfather and their special love for their grandchildren. Let us look at the Top 10 Actors who portrayed the role of Grandfathers in Bollywood films.
He is an Indian actor, film producer, television host, occasional playback singer cum former politician. He has also worked in almost 200 films. In this film, Amitabh Bachchan played the role of a grandfather who is 70 years old in the film Teen. The name of his character is John. The whole movie revolves around finding the kidnapper of his granddaughter. It is a 2016 film that revolves around solving the mystery of a kidnapped granddaughter. The role played by Amitabh Bachchan in this film was appreciated. He did the acting of an aged person so well that one can find a difference between his performance and reality.
Rishi Kapoor was an Indian actor, film director cum producer who worked in Hindi films. During his career of 50 years, he was awarded lots of awards. Rishi Kapoor played the role of grandfather in the movie
. Sanam Re is a 2016 film featuring Rishi Kapoor as the main supporting character. This film is based on the sweet love story of grandson Akash, whose love life was predicted by his grandfather (Daddu).
He is an Indian actor, director, and producer of Hindi Cinema. Anupam Kher played the role of grandfather in the film Vijay. Vijay is a 1988 film. When he played the role of a grandfather, he was just 33 years old at that time. Anupam Kher is a versatile actor who can perform any position at any age. He looks like an aged, rich personality in this film. The film also became a blockbuster. His role is still remembered for his unique style of dressing and mustache. The audience was unable to recognize his transformation.
He is an Indian actor. He was the first actor who introduced natural acting to Indian Cinema. He has also received the Padma Bhushan award for contributing to Indian Cinema. He played the role of a grandfather in the film Anuraag. Anuraag is a 1972 drama film. This film is based on a beautiful social activity, eyes donation. In the middle, the film also shows Ashok Kumar playing the role of Mr. Shiv Shankar Rai, a grandfather.
He is a former Indian actor who earlier worked in Hindi Cinema. He is also the chairman of Balaji Telefilms and Balaji Motion Pictures. He played the role of grandfather in the film Udhaar ki Zindagi. It is a 1994 Bollywood film featuring Kajol, Jeetendra, and other renowned actors and actresses. This film has a lovely song dedicated to the affection between a granddaughter and a grandfather, and the name of the song is Dadaji ki Chhadi hu main. The overall look of Jitendra looks like an old rich man of a village. The role played by him in this movie is excellent.
He is an Indian actor, screenwriter, filmmaker, and a former Indian Territorial officer. He mainly works in Hindi and Marathi films. He played the role of grandfather in the Marathi film Ganpat Ramchandra Belwalkar. This film is based on a fantastic plot featuring the world's reality. Ganpat is a retired older adult who divides all his property among his two children, but due to his ungratefulness, both the sons leave him and his wife homeless. The other side of the film also shows how Ganpat, a stage actor, remains nostalgic for his stage plays, even after retirement.
He is an Indian actor who works mainly in Tamil Cinema. In his career in the film industry, he has worked in almost 160 films, including Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam, and Kannada films. All the movies of Rajinikanth guarantee fun and entertainment. In the movie Jailer, he played the role of a grandfather named Muthuvel Pandian. He is a living legend and is superb in all the parts done by him. This film beautifully shows the emotional bonding of a grandfather with his grandson.
Kulbhushan is an Indian actor working in Hindi and Punjabi films. He is famous for his role of Shakaal, played by him in his youth. He played the role of a grandfather in the series Mirzapur. Mirzapur is a renowned action crime thriller movie. In this film, Kulbhushan plays the role of a grandfather named Satyanand Tripathi. He is performing a negative role in this film. Later in the series, it was revealed that he had an affair with his daughter-in-law.
9. Ak Hangal
He was a freedom fighter and also a great Indian actor. He has played all the iconic roles in the films. He is famous for his dialogue delivery. His character, Rahim Chacha, was one of the best characters in that film. He also played the role of Ghanshyamji in the film
Kahan Ho Tum
. Kahan Ho Tum is a 2003 Indian-language thriller film. This film is a great entertainer. The performance of Ak Hangal is perfect and entertaining.
He is an Indian actor, producer, and politician. He works mainly in Hindi and Punjabi films. Dharmendra played the role of a grandfather named Kanwal in the movie Rocky and Rani Ki Prem Kahani. Dharmendra played the character of the grandfather of Rocky. Rocky and Rani ki Prem Kahani is one of the hit movies of 2023. The Jhumka song of this film went viral.