Best Performances in Indian cinema: 2012

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“ His performance as Sardar Khan in "Gangs of Wasseypur". ” - Anwar_Puttarjee
Richa Chadha
Richa Chadha, born 18th December 1988 was brought up in Delhi, India. She is the daughter of Somesh Chadda who owns a management firm and her mother, Kusum Chadda is a professor at Delhi University, who has written two books and also works with Gandhi Smrit. After completing her schooling from Sardar Patel Vidyalaya in 2002...
“ Her performance as Nagma Khatoon in "Gangs of Wassepur". ” - Anwar_Puttarjee
Nawazuddin Siddiqui
Actor, Lion
Nawazuddin Siddiqui (born 1974) also known as Nowaz is an Indian film actor who has appeared in some of Bollywood's major films including, Black Friday (2004), New York (2009), Peepli Live (2010), Kahani (2012), Gangs of Wasseypur (2012) and Gangs of Wasseypur - Part 2 (2012). Early life and education Nawazuddin Siddiqui is from Budhana a small town of Muzaffarnagar district in Uttar Pradesh...
“ His performances as Faisal Khan in "Gangs of Wasseypur", as Mr. Khan in "Kahaani", and as Tehmur in "Talaash". ” - Anwar_Puttarjee
“ Her performance as Zoya Qureshi in "Ishaqzaade". ” - Anwar_Puttarjee
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...
“ Her performance as Vidya Bagchi in "Kahaani". ” - Anwar_Puttarjee
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...
“ His performance as Mr. Krishnan in "Shanghai". ” - Anwar_Puttarjee
Annu Kapoor
Annu Kapoor made his debut in the film Mandi directed by Shyam Benegal in 1983.His career has spanned nearly 30 years including a distinctive presence in Bollywood cinema, television serials, and reality game shows. He is best remembered for hosting the singing show Antakshari, produced by ZEE TV. His...
“ His performance as Dr. Chaddha in "Vicky Donor". ” - Anwar_Puttarjee
“ Her performance as Dolly Arora in "Vicky Donor". ” - Anwar_Puttarjee
“ His performance as Shubendu Roy in "I M 24". ” - Anwar_Puttarjee
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...
“ His performance as Murphy in "Barfi". ” - Anwar_Puttarjee
Priyanka Chopra
Actress, Barfi!
Priyanka Chopra was born 18th July 1982 to the family of Capt. Dr. Ashok Chopra and Dr. Madhu Chopra. She had a very varied upbringing. She started her education at La Martinière Girls College in Lucknow as a resident student; a short stay at Maria Goretti College in Bareilly prepared her for further studies in the USA...
“ Her performance as Jhilmil in "Barfi". ” - Anwar_Puttarjee
“ His performance in "Fatso". ” - Anwar_Puttarjee
Saswata Chatterjee
Actor, Kahaani
Saswata started his career with a Hindi serial directed by Saibal Mitra, based on Samaresh Majumdar's Kaalpurush. He gained popularity by portraying the character of Topshe in a television series directed by Sandip Ray. His breakthrough role came in Sujoy Ghosh's 2012 blockbuster Hindi film, Kahaani...
“ His performance as Bob Biswas in "Kahaani". ” - Anwar_Puttarjee
Sridevi was born on August 13, 1963 in her father's hometown of Sivakasi, Tamil Nadu, India. Her mother was from Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh. So Sridevi grew up speaking Telugu and Tamil. She has a sister named Srilatha and a stepbrother named Satish. Her dad passed away during the year 1991, while her mom died during 1997...
“ Her performance as Shashi in "English Vinglish". ” - Anwar_Puttarjee
Kareena Kapoor Khan
Actress, 3 Idiots
Kareena was born to Sindhi-speaking Babita (nee Shivdasani) and Punjabi-speaking Randhir Kapoor in Bombay, India. She has an elder sister, Karisma. She is born in a family that have been actors for generations, including her paternal great-grandfather, Prithviraj Kapoor; her grandfather, Raj Kapoor; her paternal uncles...
“ Her performances as Riana Braganza in "Ek Main Aur Ek Tu", and as Rosie in "Talaash". ” - Anwar_Puttarjee
Huma Qureshi
Huma Qureshi born and raised in Delhi. Her father is a famous restaurant owner called Saleem's a chain of some 10 restaurants in Delhi. Her brother, Saqib Saleem is an actor and acted in Mujhse Fraaandship Karoge. In year 2011 an announcement was made that Huma would make her Bollywood debut in a movie too called Billa 2 but got delayed due to some unknown reason...
“ Her performance as Mohsina in "Gangs of Wasseypur". ” - Anwar_Puttarjee
Rani Mukerji
Actress, Veer-Zaara
Mukerji comes from a film-oriented family of Bengali origin. Her father, Ram Mukherjee, is a retired director and one of the founders of "Filmalaya Studios". Her mother, Krishna Mukherjee, was a playback singer. Her brother, Raj Mukherjee is a film producer, now turned director. Her maternal aunt...
“ Her performance in "Talaash". ” - Anwar_Puttarjee
Ayushmann Khurrana
Ayushmann Khurrana was born on 14 September 1984 in Chandigarh, India. Ayushmann started off his career as a popular radio jockey, and eventually became a VJ on MTV India and one of the most popular hosts in India. He shot to stardom with the runaway hit, 'Vicky Donor' in 2012. His effortless act in his debut won him rave reviews and the film went on to become one of the biggest hits of the year...
“ His performance as Vicky Arora in "Vicky Donor". ” - Anwar_Puttarjee