Bollywood has seen some of the best performances from actors who purely did the roles of villains and justified the same as well. Their exemplary acting skills made us hate them and this further authenticated their extreme talent. They were popularly referred as the “bad guys” of Bollywood on screen. They were indeed responsible for creating a balancing act in the movies by binding the interest of audience as well. “Happy ending” could not be possible if these on screen bad guys were not beaten to death as well. While reading the following article, you will get to know the following top 10 popular villains of Bollywood:-
Known as Gabbar Singh, he bagged enough limelight. His knack of delivering the dialogues was simply mesmerizing to say the least. Some of the renowned dialogues which are still afresh in the minds of one and all are the “ab tera kya hoga kaalia”, “kitne aadmi the”.
Amrish Puri as Mogambo
Can you recall any villain whose best way to terrorize people was to shout a lot amidst his witty smile? It is hard for you, since there is no other actor than Amrish Puri whose roles have certainly given the story a more meaningful weight. After all, no one can forget the dialogue Mogambo Khush Hua. Isn’t it?
Referred as Katya, his sophistication and perfection in different scenes in terms of dialogues, to costumes to every thing was simple superb to say the least.
Referred as Gajendra, his witty style can make every body turn sour. His on screen role was enough towards showcasing the evil minded reaction of the person who is hell bent in creating problems for others. His dedications and skills are worth to be remembered and his role in the movie, Ram and Shyam where he played as Gajendra was simply mind-blowing to say the least. He indeed ruled the bollywood industry in 1960s and 1970s.
Prem Chopra further took the industry to its never ending position with his evil roles which made every one hate him. This is where his acting skills come into play. We cannot forget his famous line of the movie Bobby, where his dialogue was “Prem Naam Hai Mera, Prem Chopra” is still in the minds of one and all. Isn’t it?
Gulshan Grover as Bad Man
When there is a talk of Bad Man, how can we miss the role of Gulshan Grover who was actually quite fond of the word “Bad Man” and loved to be called so. His sophistication in doing the roles is worth to be praised for sure as well.
Vinod Khanna done the role as a bad man in the movies such as Sachaa Jhutha (1970), Purab Aur Paschim (1970), Mera Gaon Mera Desh are worth being remembered. He had a knack of binding the audience and he totally justified the role as well.
Anupam Kher as Dr Dang
There are some of the villains whose acting will never go away with the wind as it will be remembered for ever. and Dr Dang is one of them. The popular dialogue “is thappad ki goonj” cannot take away the charisma and hype as he justified the role as well. Isn’t it?
Amongst the list of male villains, the lady whose acting skills indeed earned her position amongst the list of top 10 villains of bollywood. Lalita Pawar is still known as the devil mother-in-law as she perfectly portrayed the role of a typical and harsh “mother-in-law”. Her acting skills have created such a long lasting impression that people in real life associate any “harsh” mother-in-law with her.
Jeevan as Naarad Muni
Bollywood know this man as Narad Muni and his career was at peak in 60s, 70s and 80s. His negative roles in movies like Amar Akbar Anthony and Naseeb are some of the best performances as well.