Indian film industry has kept the audiences across the globe entertained for over 100 years now. Loved by their fans across the world, many Indian actors have not only delivered critically acclaimed performances in India, but have also acted in some high-grossing international projects as well.
Over the years, some phenomenal Indian actors have made a place in global cinema, bringing international glory to the Indian Film Industry. Apart from delivering blockbuster films, they have essayed some of the most challenging characters on screen.
Indian actors FAQS
Who is the richest Indian actor?
Shah Rukh Khan is the richest Indian actor with a net worth of US$750 million. He has starred in over 108 films and is considered one of the most successful actors in the world. In addition to his acting success, Shah Rukh Khan is also a very successful businessman. His company, Red Chillies Entertainment, is one of the largest production houses in India. With a net worth of over $750 million, Shah Rukh Khan is the richest Indian actor and the second richest actor in the world.
Are there any Indian actors in Hollywood?
Over the years several Indian actors have built careers in Hollywood. Many big names such as Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone, Irrfan Khan, Aishwarya Rai, and Anil Kapoor have pursued parallel careers abroad. However, there are Indian actors such as Neel Sethi, Karan Soni, Sendhil Ramamurthy, Kunal Nayyar and Mindy Kaling, who have carved a niche for themselves in Hollywood only.
Which Indian actor has done most Hollywood movies?
By far, Priyanka Chopra has been the most successful Indian actor in Hollywood. Starting her jouney with Baywatch, the actor has done a total of nine Hollywood projects, including A Kid Like Jake, We Can Be Heroes, The White Tiger and The Matrix Resurrections.
Is there any Indian actor working in Korean dramas?
Anupam Tripathi is an Indian actor based in South Korea. He has appeared in various South Korean television series and films. His first main role as Ali Abdul in Netflix's South Korean survival drama series Squid Game (2021) garnered him worldwide recognition. The Delhi-born actor has been a part of several other Korean projects. Apart from him, another Indian actor, Abhishek Gupta, also known as Lucky, lives and performs in South Korea as a television personality and actor. He was a cast member in the talk-variety show Non-Summit.
Who is the highest paid female Indian actor?
Deepika Padukone is the highest-paid female Indian actor, who reportedly charges between Rs. 15 to 30 crores for her projects. She started her acting career with the blockbuster film Om Shanti Om and went on to do movies such as Piku, Bajirao Mastani, Ram Leela, Padmaavat and others.