12 Bollywood Actors Hairstyles That Became Trendsetters Among Men

12 Bollywood Actors Hairstyles That Became Trendsetters Among Men

4 Sep 18 @ 11:14 AM | By Ravi

It’s not just Bollywood heroines and their hairstyles that grab the attention of audiences but Bollywood heroes too experiment with their hairdos to look the character on screen. Gone are the days when yesteryear actors preferred to don a wig instead of fiddling with their hairstyle, nowadays Bollywood actors go to any extent to adopt a new hairdo to grabs eyeballs or make their character believable. Some Bollywood actors adopted very innovative hairstyles on screen which became trendsetting hairstyles and as a result inspired millions of their fans across India to ape and flaunt them. Let’s look at the top 12 famous Bollywood men's hairstyles which became trendsetters.

  1. Ranbir Kapoor

    Ranbir Kapoor is one Bollywood actor who unleashes his acting skills in every way on screen. Talking about Ranbir Kapoor’s hairstyles, he has always experimented with them to suit his character he is playing. Ranbir adopted an uber cool looking hairstyle in Tamasha and a sassy and sophisticated groovy shag retro look for the 60’s action drama, Bombay Velvet. Ranbir’s new hairstyle in Sanjay Dutt’s Biopic is something that his fans await with bated breath.

    Ranbir Kapoor's hairstyles
    Ranbir Kapoor's hairstyles
  2. Shahid Kapoor

    Come to think of popular Bollywood actor’s hairstyle’s who can forget Shahid Kapoor. With a good crop of hair on his head, Shahid has experimented with his looks including his hairstyles to suit every character. Shahid Kapoor’s Padmavati look which includes long tresses of hair, mustache and beard is the one to watch out for. Be it on-screen or off-screen including his new hairstyle in Padmaavat all have trended big time.

    Shahid Kapoor's hairstyles
    Shahid Kapoor's hairstyles
    Shahid Kapoor
  3. Ranveer Singh

    Ranveer Singh’s hairstyles have trended ever since he hit bigtime with Bajirao Mastani. Ranveer Singh’s Bajirao Mastani hairstyle was much talked about when he played the character on screen. His Befikre hairstyle and his new look in Padmaavat too have been one of the trending men’s hairstyles among his fans. He is one Bollywood actor who goes to any extent to look the character.

    Ranveer Singh's hairstyles
    Ranveer Singh's hairstyles
  4. Amitabh Bachchan

    To begin with, if any Bollywood celebrity hairstyle of the 70’s and 80’s took center stage then it was Amitabh Bachchan’s hairstyle or haircut. The lanky angry young man who ruled the box-office with a series of blockbusters maintained a simple hairdo which included his long hair with a center parting. His long hair covering his collar as well as ears partially became a trendsetter which came to be known as the Amitabh Bachchan cut in salons across India.

    Amitabh Bachchan
    Amitabh Bachchan
  5. Sanjay Dutt

    Sanjay Dutt’s new hairstyles have trended in phases over the years in Bollywood. Though initially the actor did have a somewhat similar hairstyle to that of Big B but slowly and steadily developed his own style in the 90’s. Sanjay Dutt had long hair locks in films like Thanedaar, Saajan and Yalgaar to suit his macho on screen image as he also later tried a platinum-dyed rock punk hairdo in Plan.

    Sanjay Dutt
    Sanjay Dutt
  6. Aamir Khan

    Aamir Khan is one Bollywood actor who gives it all to look the character he is playing in the film. From Dil Chahta Hai to Dangal he has lived every character of his and inspired most men to take interest in the looks department. His goatee and spiky hairstyle in Dil Chahta Hai, a tonsured bald plate in Ghajini and a faux Mohawk hairstyle in Taare Zameen Par are enough proof of becoming trendsetters if not stylish. The latest addition to his ever-growing list of looks is his new hairstyle in Secret Superstar and his overall look which was loud and spiky.

    Aamir Khan
    Aamir Khan
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  8. Salman Khan

    Salman Khan is style personified. Even if he wore a wig on screen it would become a rage among people and his fans would ape it at the drop of a hat. The same happened when a Salman Khan's new hairstyle trended big time after his Tere Naam and Mujhse Shaadi Karogi released. Although many thought that both of his messy long hairdos wouldn’t work but it was copied by youngsters all across India with girls going gaga over it.

    Salman Khan
    Salman Khan
  9. Akshay Kumar

    Akshay Kumar hairstyles have always been in vogue. Be it Blue or Tashan his cool and tough looks have always complimented his character and body language. In both these films, he sported a crew cut which could well suit the blistering summer heat. For all, we know Akshay easily could lead the pack of Bollywood’s fuss-free hair care regimen.

    Akshay Kumar
    Akshay Kumar
  10. Shah Rukh Khan

    A Shah Rukh Khan new hairstyle always makes instant headlines where stylists categorize it as popular Bollywood hairstyles you must try. Blessed with a good crop of hair, King Khan tries his best to look different in all his films. The two movies which stand out where he sported a totally different hairdo were Don 2 and Happy New Year. He scored brownie points by donning grungy dreadlocks for his Don 2 character whereas in Happy New Year he tried a few streaks of gold colour with a ponytail to look extremely ‘cool’.

    Shahrukh Khan
    Shahrukh Khan
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  12. Hrithik Roshan

    Hrithik Roshan has always been a package deal for filmmakers since his debut days. Hrithik’s hairdo’s in Dhoom 2 and Krrish 2 standout immediately. His D2 hairstyle had a shade of blonde and chestnut to go with his wavy looks whereas his Krrish 2 had him in long streaks of hair almost touching his shoulders which he pulled off with elan. Hrithik's new hairstyles always trend big time.

    Hrithik Roshan
    Hrithik Roshan
  13. John Abraham

    When John Abraham entered Bollywood he had short hair but Dhoom changed it all where his long straightened mane suited his character of Kabir to the T. His slow motion bike rides and stunts added sheen to his character which did become a trendsetter among guys owning fast bikes in real life. John Abraham’s hairstyle from Dhoom continues among youngsters to date.

    John Abraham
    John Abraham
    John Abraham
  14. Saif Ali Khan

    Sophisticated and sexy is what Saif Ali Khan’s hairstyles can be described as. Though he did sport a Tom Cruise look hairstyle in Kunal Kohli’s Hum Tum some years back but what audiences and fans remember is his suave and effortless glossy gelled back hairdo in Abbas-Mastan’s Race. He added stubble to his hairdo to look stylish as well as cool at the same time which caught the fancy of many in the industry.

    Saif Ali Khan
    Saif Ali Khan
    Saif Ali Khan