The Future of Bollywood

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Hrithik Roshan
Hrithik Roshan is an Indian actor who appears in Bollywood films. After having appeared in films as a child actor in the 1980s, Roshan made his film debut in a leading role in Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai for which Roshan earned his Filmfare Awards for Best Actor and Best Male Debut. In 2001, he went on to appear in the melodrama Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham......
“ Fiza, Koi Mil Gaya, Lakshya, Krrish, Agneepath, Jodhaa Akbar, Krrish 3. ” - Sandeep Gupta
 
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Ranbir Kapoor
Actor, Barfi!
Son of Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Singh; nephew of actors Randhir Kapoor, Rajiv Kapoor, Kunal Kapoor. Grandnephew of actors Shashi Kapoor, Jennifer Kendal, Shammi Kapoor, Geeta Bali; cousin of actresses Kareena Kapoor, Karisma Kapoor. Belongs to the fourth generation of highly prestigious and considered to be the first family of Bollywood (Hindi film industry): Kapoor Family...
“ Rockstar, Raajneeti, Rocket Singh, Barfi!, Wake Up Sid, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani. ” - Sandeep Gupta
 
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Farhan Akhtar
If there is anybody in Bollywood who is truly versatile, it is Farhan Akhtar! He is not only an ace director, a writer and a producer, but also a dynamic actor. And if that wasn't enough, he is also a singer and lyricist. Farhan Akhtar has Bollywood running in his veins. He is the son of the famous poet...
“ Actor, director, producer, singer, lyricist. Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, Zindagi Na Milegi Dobaara, Dil Chahta Hai, Don 2, Lakshay, Rock On. ” - Sandeep Gupta
 
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Abhay Deol
Abhay Deol (born in 1976, India) is an Indian film actor. He is the nephew of famous veteran actor Dharmendra and cousin of actors Sunny Deol and Bobby Deol and actress Esha Deol. After graduating from Mumbai University, Abhay headed to Los Angeles and studied Fine Arts. After completing a two year acting course...
“ Shanghai, Dev D, Oye Lucky Lucky Oye, Ek Chalis Ki Last Local, Socha Na Tha. ” - Sandeep Gupta
 
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Vidya Balan
Actress, Kahaani
Vidya was born in Palghat, Kerala, India. Her family consists of her dad, P.R. Balan, who is the Vice-President of ETC Channel; mom - a home-maker, and an elder sister, Priya, who is married to Kedar. She also has an aunt by the name of Raji Raju. The Balan family re-located to live at Road No. 11...
“ Kahaani, The Dirty Picture, Ishqiya, Paa, Parineeta, No One Killed Jessica. ” - Sandeep Gupta
 
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“ Maqbool, Omakara, Kaminey, Makdee. ” - Sandeep Gupta
 
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“ Khosla Ka Ghosla, Oye Lucky Lucky Oye, LSD, Shanghai. ” - Sandeep Gupta
 
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Anurag Kashyap
Anurag Singh Kashyap (born 10 September 1972) is an Indian film director, producer and screenwriter. Kashyap made his directorial debut with as yet unreleased Paanch, with Kay Kay Menon as the lead. As a filmmaker, he is known for Black Friday (2004), a controversial[1][2][3] and award-winning Hindi film about the 1993 Mumbai bombings...
“ Black Friday, Gulal, Gangs Of Wasseypur. ” - Sandeep Gupta
 
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Irrfan Khan
Actor, Life of Pi
Acclaimed by the critics & the entire world as one of the best actor of his times Irrfan Khan hails from India. Born and brought up in Jaipur into feudal Nawab family, though had no one from the entertainment field in the family, his passion was acting since childhood.While he was doing his masters...
“ Paan Singh Tomar, Maqbool, Haasil, Life In A Metro, Life Of Pi. ” - Sandeep Gupta
 
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“ Ab Tak Chappan, Chak De India, Rocket Singh. ” - Sandeep Gupta
 
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“ Munnabhai MBBS, Lage Raho Munnabhai, 3 Idiots ” - Sandeep Gupta
 
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Amole Gupte
Amole Gupte is an Indian screenwriter, actor, and director, known for his work on Bollywood films like Taare Zameen Par (Like Stars on Earth), Stanley ka dabba, Kaminey and others. He is also an actor in Bheja Fry 2 (2011), stanley Ka Dabba (2011),Urumi (2011) Phas gaye re obama (2010) and Kaminey.
“ Writer, director and actor. Stanley Ka Dabba, Taare Zameen Par, Hawaa Hawwai. ” - Sandeep Gupta
 
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Karan Johar
A close friend of Shahrukh Khan, he assisted Yash Chopra's Yash Raj Films during the early days of of his career, making his directorial debut with the mega-hit Kuch Kuch Hota Hai. He also had a popular chat show named Koffee with Karan The success of "KKHH" made him one of the most high-profile directors in the Hindi-language Mumbai Film industry, popularly known as Bollywood...
“ Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Kabhie Khushi Kabhie Gham, My Name Is Khan. ” - Sandeep Gupta
 
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Imtiaz Ali
Writer, Jab We Met
Imtiaz Ali is an Indian film director, actor and writer. In 2005, he made his directorial debut with the film Socha Na Tha. However, it was his second film Jab We Met (2007) that brought him success and fame. His 2009 film Love Aaj Kal gained much critical success, and was declared a super hit at the box office...
“ Socha Na Tha, Jab We Met, Rockstar. ” - Sandeep Gupta
 
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“ Munnabhai MBBS, Lage Raho Munnabhai, Khosla Ka Ghosla, 3 Idiots and many more. ” - Sandeep Gupta
 
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Shoojit Sircar
Director, Vicky Donor
Shoojit Sircar is one of the acclaimed directors in Bollywood film industry. His latest movie 'Piku' got rave reviews and huge love by audience which got him in wider map in the industry. His previous movies Madras Cafe and Vicky Donor are also critically acclaimed. He generally tried to choose different subjects for film-stories than typical bollywood director.
“ Yahaan, Vicky Donor, Madras Cafe ” - Sandeep Gupta
 
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Deepika Padukone
Deepika Padukone, born 5 January 1986 in Copenhagen, Denmark, is an Indian model & Actress. She is the daughter of former badminton Champion Prakash Padukone. Her mother tongue is Konkani. Deepika has a younger sister named Anisha. She has been modeling appearances in print and television advertising campaigns for Liril...
“ Cocktail, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Chennai Express, Ramleela. ” - Sandeep Gupta
 
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Alia Bhatt
Actress, Highway
Alia is the daughter of Mahesh Bhatt (director, producer, and screenwriter) and Soni Razdan,(film actress and director). She has one sister Shaheen Bhatt, a half sister Pooja Bhatt, and a half brother Rahul Bhatt. Actor Emraan Hashmi and director Mohit Suri are her cousins and producer Mukesh Bhatt is her uncle...
“ Student of the Year, Highway, 2 States. ” - Sandeep Gupta
 
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“ Ladies Vs Ricky Bahl, Ishaqzaade, Shuddh Desi Romance, Hasee Toh Phasee. ” - Sandeep Gupta
 
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Kangana Ranaut
Actress, Queen
Kangana was born in the Hindi-speaking Ranaut family on 20 March 1987 in Bhambla, near Manali, which is in the Mandi district in the State of Himachal Pradesh, India. Her dad's name is Amardeep, who is a businessman and contractor, her mom, Asha, is a school-teacher. She has two sisters, eldest one is Rangoli...
“ Fashion, Queen, Revolver Rani ” - Sandeep Gupta
 
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Ranveer Singh
Ranveer Singh is an Indian actor working in Bollywood. Born in Mumbai, India, Ranveer Singh had always wanted to be an actor since his childhood. However, during his college days he felt that the idea of acting was far-fetched and focused on creative writing. While pursuing his Bachelor of Arts degree from Indiana University (Bloomington)...
“ Band Baaja Baarat, Ramleela, Kill Dil ” - Sandeep Gupta