Top 10 Best Dancers Of Kollywood

Top 10 Best Dancers Of Kollywood Tamil Article


Vijay is one of those actors, who can leave you in awe, with the amount of energy he puts into his performances. With every movie, this actor gets better and improvised. There are too many performances to his credit, naming a few wouldn’t do justice to his works. He started off with Tamil movies like, Vishnu, Once More, and Love Today where his dancing skills were recognized only because of his stylish moves! Macarena Macarena and Appadi Podu entered the Classic Dance Songs List. He added his own touch to the movies- Villu , Sura and Azhagiya Tamil Magan. Too much is not enough for this actor.

Prabhu Deva

Undisputedly, one of the best Dancers India has ever seen. In fact, even the world! This Dancer-cum-Choreographer-cum-Director-cum-Actor has had the best of all he has been a part of. Hip Hop to Street Dance, Western to Indian Classical, constitutes his forte. The first Tamil movie, Prabhu Deva appeared in is Agni Natchatram. As a dancer, he performed in the song ‘Raja Rajathi Rajan’, and was applauded by the Tamil Audience. His status as a Dancer kicked off in the movie “ Kadhalan”s song Muqala Muqabla which took the Bollywood Industry also by it storm. The songs, Chikku Bukku Rayile and Kay Sera Sera alongside Bollywood Dancing Diva Madhuri Dixit made Prabhu Deva well-known to every household. Soon, he took up the profession of a choreographer, for which he won National Awards for Best Choreographer. Minsara Kanavu and “ Hrithik Roshan”s dance sequence in the movie Lakshya tops his list.

Raghava Lawrence

He is a reputed choreographer of Tollywood. Raghava Lawrence is credited for the dynamics and fast paced steps. He started this trend in the movie Amarkalam’s song Kaalam Kalikaam. He modified the old style dancing to suit the contemporary eyes. Teaming up with ‘ Rajinikanth’ in Sivaji and Vijay in Thirumalai, Master Raghava won many hearts. Though as an actor, he has worked in meagre films, as a choreographer he spread his infectious dance in the movies " Muni", Pandi, Rajadhi Raja etc. Irumbukkottai Murattu Singham, his recent movie, is truly one of his best performances yet.

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

It is not unknown to many that the most beautiful lady of India has worked in films industries across states and even countries. Her elegance, graceful movies and mellifluous expressions make her a delight for the sore eye. Excelling the songs she takes up, the Tamil Industry would never deny that " Iruvar" is the movie, were she got eyes rolling. Irumbile Oru Idhayam, Hello Mr. Ethirkatchia are some of the best in her kitty. In the mega blockbuster movie " Enthiran" alongside Rajinikanth, this blue eyed lady left no stone unturned. Dressed in a robot costume with lob hairstyle, this woman totally sets fire to the screen. Not overlooking the fact that in Bollywood, the performances she has given can never be forgotten!

' Silambarasan'

Also known as STR. He has started dancing in Tamil movies as a child. He is the finest and multi-talented actor of Kollywood. Movies like Kuththu, Saravana, and Dum made him an idol amongst youngsters. It was the movie Silambattam that STR gained the tag of a Dancing Star. ‘Vechikkava’, ‘Where is the Party’ are the songs to look out for. It is said that he performed in the Enthiran’s audio launch in Malaysia on popular demand spontaneously which left his fans and the audience’s mouths open.

Shriya Saran

Shriya is a wonder of Tollywood first, then Kollywood. Though, she has her share of Bollywood films too. She is a graceful Kathak Dancer, as well as an expressive Kathakali Dancer. In the movie Sivaji, she showcased a variety of her dancing skills. In Kandasamy, the classical dancer bowled Kollywood with her Western style appeal. Vaaji Vaaji and Athiradi are few of her wonders.


Manmadha Rasa is the song which confirmed the actor’s dancing capabilities in Kollywood. The actor was unwell and not a trace of it is visible in the power packed moves. It was his breakthrough! Thottu Thotu and Manaasu Rendum, in the movie Kaadhal Kondein, were the stepping stones in his career. Sullan and Pudhupettai are two of his dance hits. Padikkathavan and Uthama Puthiran are yet other two!

Bharath Srinivasan

Those who follow Kollywood would never forget the movie Boys and Bharath’s performance as an Actor and a Dancer. Trained as an Acrobat, this actor fuses it with the unique Kollywood style. Annakili from the movie “ 4 The People”, a Malayalam movie was a big hit due to his performance. Pazhani and Arumugama are the proofs of his dance skills. It is believed that the actor has more to offer as a dancer, which is yet to be recognized.

' Nakul'

Nakul’s dance was focused on as a dancer in the Tamil movie Kaadhalil Vizhunthen. Nobody can forget the song Nakka Mukka which brings up the energy of parties as well as the actor’s energetic moves. His hidden versatility was revealed in the movies Maasilamani, and Kandhakottai can be the highlights of his dancing prowess.

Jayam Ravi

This Bharata Natyam dancer is Kollywood crowd’s favourite, who enjoys every bit of his dance. Co-Incidentally his first movie is Jayam which means Victory, showed everyone his star-struck dance. Deepavali, Thillalangdi with actress Tamannaah Bhatia, names a few. A lot is expected from this flamboyant dancer from his upcoming films.