people i stan

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1. Rajshri Deshpande

Actress | Talaash

Rajshri Deshpande is an actor and activist. She made her Bollywood debut in 2012 with a small role in the Aamir Khan starrer 'Talaash' and Salman Khan's 'Kick'. Her portrayal of Laxmi in 'Angry Indian Goddesses' provided her with a global platform. She played the leading role Durga in Sanal Kumar ...

2. Tannishtha Chatterjee

Actress | Brick Lane

Tannishtha Chatterjee is an Indian actress, best known for her performance in Sarah Gavron's Brick Lane (2007), the film adaptation of Monica Ali's best selling novel of the same name. She was nominated for the British Independent Film Awards as the best actress for Brick Lane along with actresses ...

3. Riddhi Sen

Actor | Kahaani

Riddhi Sen is known for his work on Kahaani (2012), Lion (2016) and Nagarkirtan (2017).

4. Sunny Pawar

Actor | Lion

Sunny Pawar is an actor, known for Lion (2016), AA BB KK (2018) and Love Sonia (2018).

5. Dev Patel

Actor | Slumdog Millionaire

Dev Patel was born in Harrow, London, to Anita, a caregiver, and Raj Patel, who works in IT. His parents, originally from Nairobi, Kenya, are both of Gujarati Indian descent. His first role was in the UK TV series Skins (2007). His breakout role was in the Oscar winning film Slumdog Millionaire (...

6. Rooney Mara

Actress | Carol

Actress and philanthropist Rooney Mara was born on April 17, 1985 in Bedford, New York. She made her screen debut in the slasher film Urban Legends: Bloody Mary (2005), went on to have a supporting role in the independent coming-of-age drama Tanner Hall (2009), and has since starred in the horror ...

7. Priyanka Bose

Actress | Lion

Priyanka Bose is an Indian stage & film actor best know for her performances in 'Gangor - A film by Italo Spinelli: Based On political activist Mahashweta Devi's - Breast Stories'. In the film she essays the trials & tribulations of protagonist Gangor - a tribal woman who questions unjust police ...

8. Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Actor | Bajrangi Bhaijaan

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 ...

9. Koushik Sen

Actor | Lion

Koushik Sen was born on August 7, 1968 in Calcutta, West Bengal, India. He is an actor, known for Lion (2016), Zulfiqar (2016) and Byomkesh Pawrbo (2016).

10. Naseeruddin Shah

Actor | The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen

Naseeruddin Shah was born on July 20, 1950 in Barabanki, Uttar Pradesh, India. He is an actor, known for The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003), A Wednesday (2008) and Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro (1983). He has been married to Ratna Pathak Shah since April 1, 1982. They have three children.

11. Kalki Koechlin

Actress | Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani

Kalki Koechlin was born to French parents in a small village in Pondicherry. Her parents had come to India as hippies in the 1970s and settled there after they fell in love with the country. Her parents are devotees of Sri Aurobindo.

Kalki was studying in Ooty when her parents insisted that she ...

12. Rajat Kapoor

Director | Raghu Romeo

Rajat Kapoor was born on February 11, 1961 in New Delhi, India. He is an actor and director, known for Raghu Romeo (2003), Ankhon Dekhi (2013) and Fatso! (2012).

13. 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...

14. Randeep Hooda

Actor | Sarbjit

Randeep Hooda was born in a small village called Daseya in the Rohtak district of Haryana. His mother, Asha Hooda, is a BJP politician and his father is a surgeon by profession. He did schooling from Delhi Public School before moving to Australia for higher studies. He is Bachelors in Marketing & ...

15. Irrfan Khan

Actor | Dabba

Acclaimed by the critics and 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 ...

16. Dulquer Salmaan

Actor | Charlie

Dulquer Salmaan was born on 28 July 1986 as the younger son of actor Mammootty and Sulfath .He studied in Kerala till primary classes, after which he joined Sishya School in Chennai. He received his bachelor's degree from Purdue University, U.S. He married Chennai-based architect Amal Sufiya, on 22...

17. Mithila Palkar

Actress | Katti Batti

Mithila Palkar is an Indian actress born in 1993. She started her career with the Youtube video 'Confusing things a girl say'. Now she is the aspiration of young girls. She worked in a movie Katti Batti as Imran Khan's sister. She is currently working on a web series ' Girl In The City' in ...

18. Ishaan Khattar

Actor | Udta Punjab

Ishaan Khattar is an actor and assistant director, known for Udta Punjab (2016), Half Widow (2017) and Dhadak (2018).

19. Goutam Ghose

Director | Paar

Goutam Ghose was born on July 24, 1950 in Calcutta, West Bengal, India. He is a director and writer, known for Paar (1984), Patang (1993) and Abar Aranye (2003).

20. Saif Ali Khan

Actor | Kal Ho Naa Ho

Saif is the son of Bollywood actress, Sharmila Tagore, and Indian cricketer, Mansoor Ali Khan.

Both his grandfather, Iftikhar Ali Khan Pataudi, and father were professional cricketers. His mother, Sharmila Tagore, an actress within her own rights. He has two sisters, Bollywood actress Soha Ali Khan,...

21. Sobhita Dhulipala

Actress | Goodachari

Sobhita Dhulipala made her acting debut with Anurag Kashyap's Raman Raghav 2.0. The film premiered at Directors' Fortnight at Cannes Film festival, 2016, where she was nominated for Critics' choice best supporting performance. Her next films include Kaalakaandi by Akshat Verma, Chef by Raja Menon ...

22. Deepak Dobriyal

Actor | Omkara

Deepak Dobriyal is an actor, known for Omkara (2006), Tanu Weds Manu Returns (2015) and Found a Treasure Called Love (2015). He has been married to Lara Bhalla since 2009.

23. Kunaal Roy Kapur

Actor | Delhi Belly

Kunaal Roy Kapur is an actor and director, known for Delhi Belly (2011), Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013) and The President Is Coming (2009).

24. Pankaj Tripathi

Actor | Gangs of Wasseypur

Pankaj Tripathi is an actor, known for Gangs of Wasseypur (2012), Newton (2017) and Mango Dreams (2016).

25. Ayushmann Khurrana

Actor | Vicky Donor

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 ...

26. Rajkummar Rao

Actor | Shahid

Raj Kumar is also known as Rajkummar Rao. He was born in Gurgaon. He finished his schooling in Gurgaon and graduated in Arts from Delhi University. He was simultaneously doing theatre with Kshitij Repertory and SRC in Delhi. He is an Acting graduate from Pune's Film and Television Institute of ...

27. Kareena Kapoor

Actress | Jab We Met

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;...

28. Swara Bhaskar

Actress | Raanjhanaa

Swara Bhaskar is an actress, known for Raanjhanaa (2013), Nil Battey Sannata (2015) and Tanu Weds Manu (2011).

29. Sumeet Vyas

Actor | English Vinglish

Sumeet Vyas is an actor and writer, known for English Vinglish (2012), Love Per Square Foot (2018) and Permanent Roommates (2014). He was previously married to Shivani Tanksale.

30. Anupam Kher

Actor | Silver Linings Playbook

Anupam Kher was born on March 7, 1955 in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India. He is an actor and producer, known for Silver Linings Playbook (2012), M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story (2016) and Rang De Basanti (2006).

31. Amitabh Bachchan

Actor | Black

Son of well known poet Harivansh Rai Bachchan and Teji Bachchan. He has a brother named Ajitabh. He completed his education from Uttar Pradesh and moved to Bombay to find work as a film star, in vain though, as film-makers preferred someone with a fairer skin, and he was not quite fair enough. But ...

32. Rishi Kapoor

Actor | Agneepath

Born in south Mumbai, Kapoor is the second son of film director and actor Raj Kapoor. He did his schooling with his brothers at Campion School,Mumbai. His brothers are well-known actors, Randhir Kapoor and Rajiv Kapoor.

Rishi Kapoor debuted in his father's 1970 film Mera Naam Joker, playing his ...

33. Radhika Apte

Actress | Parched

Radhika Apte is an Indian film and stage actress born in Pune, Maharashtra, India. She is an Economics graduate from Fergusson College, Pune. She is associated with Mohit Takalkar's theatre troupe 'Aasakta' in her hometown. She is the daughter of one of Pune's leading neurosurgeons, Dr. Charu Apte.

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34. Bhumi Pednekar

Actress | Dum Laga Ke Haisha

Bhumi Pednekar was born on July 18, 1989 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India. She is an actress, known for Dum Laga Ke Haisha (2015), Toilet: A Love Story (2017) and Shubh Mangal Saavdhan (2017).

35. Vicky Kaushal

Assistant_director | Gangs of Wasseypur

Vicky Kaushal is an actor and assistant director, known for Gangs of Wasseypur (2012), Sanju (2018) and Masaan (2015).

36. Kiara Advani

Actress | M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story

Kiara Advani was born on July 31, 1992 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India. She is an actress, known for M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story (2016), Machine (2017) and Bharat Ane Nenu (2018).

37. Neha Dhupia

Actress | Tumhari Sulu

Neha was born in the Punjabi-speaking Dhupia family in Cochin, India, on August 27, 1980, and as is customary with most Punjabi and Sikh families - she was nicknamed 'Chotu'. Her dad is an Officer in the Indian Navy, Pradip Singh Dhupia; her mom, Manpinder, is a homemaker, and she has a brother, ...

38. Omi Vaidya

Actor | 3 Idiots

Omi Vaidya is an actor and editor, known for 3 Idiots (2009), The Desert Rose (2007) and The Office (2005). He has been married to Minal Patel since August 22, 2009.

39. Gajraj Rao

Actor | Talvar

Gajraj Rao is an actor, known for Talvar (2015), Aamir (2008) and Black Friday (2004).

40. Banita Sandhu

Actress | October

She has graduated from King's College London She has appeared in various Indian TV commercial in Vodafone, Double mint Chewing Gum etc. She also worked as a child artist in different TV shows and films when she was barely 11 years of age, however, she has now transformed into a full time model and ...

41. Rahul Bose

Actor | Everybody Says I'm Fine!

Rahul Bose was born on July 27, 1967 in India. He is an actor and writer, known for Everybody Says I'm Fine! (2001), Split Wide Open (1999) and Poorna (2017).

42. Angira Dhar

Actress | Love Per Square Foot

Angira Dhar is an actress, known for Love Per Square Foot (2018), Commando 3 (2019) and Bang Baaja Baaraat (2015).

43. Ratna Pathak Shah

Actress | Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na

Ratna Pathak Shah was born on March 18, 1963 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India. She is an actress, known for Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na (2008), Sarabhai vs Sarabhai (2004) and Kapoor & Sons (2016). She has been married to Naseeruddin Shah since April 1, 1982. They have three children.

44. Supriya Pathak

Actress | Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-Leela

Supriya Pathak was born on January 7, 1961 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India. She is an actress, known for Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-Leela (2013), Kalyug (1981) and Reign Of Sarkar (2008). She has been married to Pankaj Kapur since 1986. They have two children.

45. Brijendra Kala

Actor | Paan Singh Tomar

He began his acting career in films in 2005 with a credited role in the film 'Haasil' directed by Tigmanshu Dhulia. His major breakthrough came in 2012 film 'Paan Singh Tomar' in which he played the role of a local reporter. In both 'Paan Singh Tomar' and Haasil' he worked with Tigmanshu Dhulia (...

46. Ranbir Kapoor

Actor | Rockstar

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 ...

47. Ivan Rodrigues

Actor | Gold

Ivan Rodrigues is an accomplished and trained theatre and film actor based in Mumbai, India.

Since 2013, he has acted in the following Bollywood films: 'Satyagraha' directed by Prakash Jha, 'Shamitabh' directed by R. Balki, 'Dil Dhadakne Do' directed by Zoya Akhtar, 'Sultan' directed by Ali Abbas ...

48. Anushka Sharma

Actress | Jab Tak Hai Jaan

Anushka Sharma was born on 1 May 1988 in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh. Her father, Colonel Ajay Kumar Sharma, is an army officer, and her mother, Ashima Sharma, is a homemaker. Her father is a native of Uttar Pradesh, while her mother is a Garhwali. Her elder brother is film producer Karnesh Sharma, who ...

49. Parambrata Chatterjee

Actor | Kahaani

Parambrata Chatterjee was born on June 27, 1980 in Calcutta, West Bengal, India. He is an actor and director, known for Kahaani (2012), Feluda (2017) and Baishe Srabon (2011).

50. Rani Mukerji

Actress | Black

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, ...

51. Rajit Kapoor

Actor | The Making of the Mahatma

Rajit Kapoor was born on May 22, 1960 in Amritsar, Punjab, India. He is an actor, known for The Making of the Mahatma (1996), The Threshold (2015) and The Seventh Horse of the Sun (1992).

52. Akshay Kumar

Actor | Hera Pheri

Akshay Kumar, born September 9, 1967, is an actor. He studied martial arts in Hong Kong. It was a student that suggested that he try modeling. Because of his success as model, he was offered films. Along with his good looks and excellent martial art skills, he was always the first choice to do ...

53. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

Actress | Jodhaa Akbar

Born into a traditional south Indian family, Aishwarya started modeling at a young age. This green-blue-eyed beauty appeared in advertisements for many prestigious firms; the ones that brought her into the limelight were the garden sari and the Pepsi ad. Crowned Miss India 1994 runner-up, she was a...

54. Richa Chadha

Actress | Gangs of Wasseypur

Richa began her career as a model and then she moved to theater. She has performed plays touring in India and Pakistan. Later, she also received her training under Barry John

Richa acted in the critically acclaimed movie Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye! as the character of Dolly, both the movie and her role ...

55. Varun Dhawan

Actor | Badlapur

Varun Dhawan was born on April 24, 1987 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. He is an actor and assistant director, known for Badlapur (2015), The Bride of Humpty Sharma (2014) and The Bride of Badrinath (2017).

56. Deepika Amin

Actress | Fan

Deepika Amin is an actress, known for Fan (2016), Raanjhanaa (2013) and Well Done Abba! (2009).

57. Sushant Singh Rajput

Actor | M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story

Sushant Singh Rajput is an Indian television and film actor. He is best known for playing the role of Manav in the ongoing TV series, Pavitra Rishta on Zee Tv. Having made his Bollywood debut with a blockbuster of a movie, Kai Po Che directed by Abhishek Kapoor which was adapted by Chetan Bhagat's ...

58. Swastika Mukherjee

Actress | Shibaji

Swastika Mukherjee was born on December 13, 1980 in Calcutta, West Bengal, India. She is known for her work on Shibaji (2008), Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! (2015) and Jaatishwar (2014).

59. Kriti Kharbanda

Actress | Bruce Lee: The Fighter

Kriti Kharbanda is an actress, known for Bruce Lee: The Fighter (2015), Boni (2009) and Ala Modalaindi (2011).

60. Vipin Sharma

Actor | Taare Zameen Par

Vipin Sharma is an actor and editor, known for Taare Zameen Par (2007), Rainbow (2015) and Gangs of Wasseypur (2012).

61. Konkona Sen Sharma

Actress | Omkara

Konkona Sen Sharma is an awarding winning actress and the daughter of the celebrated actress and director Aparna Sen. Konkona is regarded as one of the most respected actresses in Bollywood with her memorable performances right from Mr. and Mrs. Iyer (2002) to Page 3 (2005), from Omkara (2006) to ...

62. Sanjay Mishra

Actor | Ankhon Dekhi

Sanjay Mishra is known for his work on Ankhon Dekhi (2013), Masaan (2015) and Dilwale (2015).

63. Shweta Tripathi

Actress | Masaan

Shweta Tripathi was born on July 6, 1985 in New Delhi, India. She is an actress, known for Masaan (2015), Haraamkhor (2015) and The Trip (2016).

64. Sayani Gupta

Actress | Fan

Sayani Gupta, (pronounced as Shayoni) born and brought up in Kolkata, is a diverse individual who fine tuned skills in the segment of performing arts. Post her primary education and schooling, she moved cities for her college education to graduate from Lady Shri Ram College, Delhi. Sayani is the ...

65. Tillotama Shome

Actress | Qissa: The Tale of a Lonely Ghost

Screen actress Tillotama Shome is best known for her acclaimed portrayal of Alice in Mira Nair's Monsoon Wedding. She played a pivotal role as Deepa in director Florian Gallenberger's epic Shadows of Time (Schatten der Zeit) and appeared as Lara in Meneka Das's Little Box of Sweets; Jaya in Afia ...

66. Suraj Sharma

Actor | Life of Pi

Suraj was born and raised in New Dehli, India. His mother is an economist and his father is a software engineer. He has a brother and sister who are both younger than he.

Was one of 3,000 to audition for the role of Pi in Life of Pi (2012) and he attended the audition only because his younger ...

67. Alicia Vikander

Actress | Ex Machina

Alicia Vikander is a Swedish actress, dancer and producer. She was born and raised in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden, to Maria Fahl-Vikander, an actress of stage and screen, and Svante Vikander, a psychiatrist. She is of Swedish and one quarter Finnish descent. Alicia began acting as a ...



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