Farhan Akhtar directed many great movies like
Dil Chahta Hai
’, and impressed the audiences with his acting skills with his debut film, ‘
’. After Rock On, he continued doing many interesting movies, and he was appreciated the most in
Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Anurag Kashyap is known for making dark films like Black Friday, ‘’, Gangs of Wasseypur; but audiences got glimpses of his acting skills in movies in which he did special appearances. It was in ‘
’ that he played a significant character of a gangster and showed his talent as an actor. And in his last release ‘
’, we saw him playing a corrupt police officer.
Tigmanshu Dhulia has directed many memorable films like ‘
’, ‘Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster’,
Paan Singh Tomar
; but he charmed the audiences by playing the character of Ramadhir Singh in ‘Gangs Of Wasseypur’. We have also seen him in movies like ‘
’, ‘Manjhi: The Mountain Man’, ‘
’ (2015 film), in which he played influential roles.
Nishikant Kamat is a very talented director who has made films like
Mumbai Meri Jaan
’; but he is also a very brilliant actor. We have seen him in the psychological thriller, ‘
’, in which he performed the role of a professor, and he didn't only direct ‘
’ but also played the negative character in the film.
Prakash Jha has directed many socio-political films like ‘
’; but in his last directorial movie, he also made a debut as an actor. He played a corrupt officer and received many praises for his performance.
Mahesh Manjrekar has been known to direct many critically acclaimed movies like ‘Vaastav’, ‘
’, ‘Viruddh’; but he is famous as an actor as well. He has acted in films like
’, ‘OMG! Oh My God’, and he does justice to every role that he plays on screen.
Nagesh Kukunoor is famous for directing movies like ‘Iqbal’, ‘
’; but he did his debut as an actor and director at the same time with, ‘Hyderabad Blues’; it was a romantic comedy and was screened in many international film festivals. In fact, he acted in many of his directorial films like ‘Rockford’, Hyderabad Blues 2, Dor.
Sudhir Mishra is a brilliant director who has made critically acclaimed films like ‘
’, Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi,
Yeh Saali Zindagi
. But it was in
, that he showed his talent as an actor. In the film, he played a negative role, linked with corrupted politician and mafia.
Karan Johar became famous with his directorial debut in ‘
Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
’, and he went on to direct many commercial hits like Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, My Name Is Khan, Student Of The Year. He even did special appearances in many films. But it was in
, that he played a significant, negative character.
Farah Khan is a well-known choreographer and film director and has directed many commercial hits like
Main Hoon Na
Om Shanti Om
Happy New Year
. She has done cameos in many films as well. But she made her film debut as an actor with Shirin Farhad Ki Toh Nikal Padi which was a romantic comedy.