Ever since Bollywood was born, innumerable actors have appeared on screen with some getting noticed and many fading away with time. The success of a film and acceptance by the audience always turns actors into movie stars who eventually go on to attain stardom. To keep a track of all the Bollywood movie actors we have come up with a comprehensive list of them since the beginning of Indian Cinema in the 1930’s to the present lot which includes old Indian actors as well as veteran actors who were once all time highest paid Hindi movie actors. Check out the all time list of Hindi movie actors screen names, real names, date of birth, height as well as debut film and the year of release. This list is according to their popularity, box-office collection, highest paid, hit-flop record, and public demand.
Bollywood Actors From 1930 – 1960
Bollywood has always been about movie stars who were superstars in their own right beginning from the silent era to the talkie era. In this section, we bring to you Bollywood heroes who ruled the roost from 1930 to 1960 and contributed in a big way towards Indian cinema like Dada Saheb Phalke, Prithvi Raj Kapoor, Raj Kapoor, Dev Anand and Dilip Kumar. Check out the complete list of veteran Hindi movie actors who worked as main leads in films.
List Of Bollywood Actors From 1930 – 1960 Name Real Name Height DoB Debut Movie Prithviraj Kapoor Prithviraj Basheswarnath Singh Kapoor 6 Feet 1 Inch 3-Nov-06 Do Dhari Talwar (1928) Ashok Kumar Kumudlal Ganguly 5 Feet 8 Inch 13-Oct-11 Jeevan Naiya (1936) KL Saigal Kundanlal Saigal 5 Feet 9 Inch 11-Apr-04 Mohabbat Ke Ansu (1932) Sohrab Modi Sohrab Merwanji Modi NA 2-Nov-1897 Khoon Ka Khoon (1935) Dev Anand Dharam Devdutt Pishorimal Anand 5 Feet 7 Inch 26-Sep-23 Hum Ek Hain (1946) Raj Kapoor Ranbir Raj Prithviraj Kapoor 5 Feet 7 Inch 14 Dec 1924 Inquilaab (1935) Dilip Kumar Muhammad Yusuf Khan 5 Feet 9 Inch 11-Dec-22 Jwar Bhata (1944) Pran Pran Kewal Sikand 5 Feet 7 Inch 12-Feb-20 Khandan (1942) Jairaj Paidipati Jayarajulu Naidu 28-Sep-09 Jagmagti Jawani (1930) Mehmood Mehmood Ali 5 Feet 10 Inch 29-Sep-32 Kismet (1943) Yakub Yakub Khan Mehboob Khan NA 1904 Bajirao Mastani (1925) Surendra Surendranath Sharma NA 11-Nov-10 Deccan Queen (1936) Chandra Mohan NA 1906 Amrit Manthan (1934) Balraj Sahni Yudhishthir Sahni 5 Feet 11 Inch 1-May-13 Door Chalein (1946) Rajendra Kumar 20-Jul-29 Jogan (1950) Sunil Dutt Balraj Dutt 6 Feet 0 Inch 6-Jun-29 Railway Platform (1955) Raaj Kumar Kulbhushan Pandit 5 Feet 10 Inch 8-Oct-26 Rangeeli (1952) Shammi Kapoor Shamsher Raj Kapoor 6 Feet 0 Inch 21-Oct-31 Jeevan Jyoti (1953) Guru Dutt Vasanth Kumar Shivashankar Padukone 5 Feet 10 Inch 9-Jul-25 Chand (1944) Kishore Kumar Abhas Kumar Ganguly 5 Feet 8 Inch 4-Aug-29 Shikari (1946) Pradeep Kumar Pradeep Batabyal; 5 Feet 10 Inch 4-Jan-25 Anand Math (1952) Bharat Bhushan NA 14-Jun-20 Chitralekha (1941) Johny Walker Badruddin Jamaluddin Kazi 5 Feet 6 Inch 11-Nov-26 Baazi (1951) Om Prakash Om Prakash Chibber NA 19-Dec-19 Daasi (1944) Bhagwan Dada Bhagwan Abhaji Palav 5 Feet 5 Inch 1-Aug-13 Criminal Chandrashekhar Chandrashekhar Vaidya 5 Feet 7 Inch 7-Jul-23 Aurat Teri Yahi Kahani (1954) Ajit Hamid Ali Khan NA 27-Jan-22 Shahe Misra (1946)
Bollywood Actors From 1960 – 1990
After the initial years, the 60’s and 70’s witnessed a new style of filmmaking. The period from 1960 to 1990 saw the emergence of Bollywood actors who not only became superstars but also redefined Indian cinema. Actors like Rajesh Khanna who went onto become India’s first superstar was followed by Amitabh Bacchan who ruled the 70’s and 80’s of Bollywood cinema. Check out the complete list of old Hindi movie actors who worked as heroes during this era.
List Of Bollywood Actors From 1960 - 1990 Actor Name Real Name Height DoB Movie Year Manoj Kumar Harikrishna Giri Goswami 5 Feet 10 Inch 24-Jul-37 Fashion (1957) Dharmendra Dharmendra Singh Deol 5 Feet 10 Inch' 8-Dec-35 Dil Bhi Tera Hum Bhi Tere (1960) Shashi Kapoor Balbir Raj Prithviraj Kapoor 5 Feet 11 Inch 18-Mar-38 Char Diwari (1961) Sanjeev Kumar Harihar Jethalal Jariwala 5 Feet 8 Inch 9-Jul-38 Hum Hindustani (1960) Feroz Khan 6 Feet 0 Inch 25-Sep-39 Didi (1960) Sanjay Khan Abbas Khan 5 Feet 11 Inch 3-Jan-41 Dosti (1962) Utpal Dutt 5 Feet 10 Inch 29-Mar-29 Saat Hindustani (1964) Deven Verma 5 Feet 10 Inch 23-Oct-37 Dharamputra (1961) Joy Mukherjee Jai Om Yadav Mukherjee 6 Feet 2 Inch 24-Feb-39 Love in Simla (1960) Biswajeet Biswajit Ranjitkumar Chatterjee 5 Feet 6 Inch 14-Dec-36 Dhoop Chhaya (1962) Dara Singh Dara Singh Randhawa 6 Feet 2 Inch 19-Nov-28 Sangdil (1962) Amitabh Bachchan 1.88 Inquilaab Srivastava 11-Oct-42 Saat Hindustani (1969) Rajesh Khanna Jatin Khanna 5 Feet 9 Inch 29-Dec-42 Aakhri Khat (1966) Jeetendra Ravi Kapoor 6 Feet 0 Inch 7-Apr-42 Geet Gaya Pathharon Ne (1964) Shatrughan Sinha Shatrughan Prasad Sinha 6 Feet 0 Inch 9-Dec-45 Pyar Hi Pyar (1969) Vinod Khanna 5 Feet 10 Inch 6-Oct-46 Man Ka Meet (1968) Rishi Kapoor Mera Naam Joker (1970) Randhir Kapoor 5 Feet 10 Inch 15-Feb-47 Kal Aaj Aur Kal (1971) Mithun Chakraborty Guarang Chakraborty 6 Feet 0 Inch 16-Jun-52 Mrigaya (1976) Amol Palekar 5 Feet 7 Inch 24-Nov-44 Rajnigandha (1974) Farooque Shaikh 5 Feet 9 Inch 25-Mar-48 Garm Hawa (1973) Rakesh Roshan Rakesh Roshan Lal Nagrath 5 Feet 9 Inch 6-Sep-49 Ghar Ghar Ki Kahani (1970) Navin Nischol 5 Feet 11 Inch 11-Apr-46 Sawan Bhadon (1970) Amjad Khan Amjad Zakaria Khan 5 Feet 10 Inch 12-Nov-42 Hindustan Ki Kasam (1973) Amrish Puri 5 Feet 10 Inch 22-Jun-32 Prem Pujari (1970) Shakti Kapoor Sunil Sikanderlal Kapoor 6 Feet 0 Inch 3-Sep-58 Khel Kismat Ka (1977) Danny Denzongpa Tshering Phintso Denzongpa 5 Feet 10 Inch 25-Feb-48 Zaroorat (1971) Asrani Govardhan Asrani 5 Feet 5 Inch 1-Jan-41 Umang (1969) Sachin Sachin Pilgaonkar 5 Feet 5 Inch 17-Aug-57 Majhli Didi (1967) Sanjay Dutt 29-Jul-59 Reshma Aur Shera (1971) Kumar Gaurav Manoj Tuli 5 Feet 8 Inch 11-Jul-57 Love Story (1981) Sunny Deol Ajay Singh Deol 5 Feet 8½ Inch Betaab (1983) Jackie Shroff Jaikishen Kakubhai Shroff 6 Feet 0 Inch 1-Feb-57 Swami Dada (1982) Anil Kapoor Hamare Tumhare (1979) Naseeruddin Shah 5 Feet 10 Inch Nishaant (1975) Om Puri Om Prakash Puri 5 Feet 7 Inch Godhuli (1977) Govinda Govind Arun Ahuja 5 Feet 7.5 Inch 21-Dec-63 Ilzaam (1986) Nana Patekar Vishwanath Patekar 6 Feet 0 Inch Gaman (1978) Raj Babbar 5 Feet 8 Inch 23-Jun-52 Kissa Kursi Ka (1977) Rajiv Kapoor 5 Feet 7 Inch 25-Aug-62 Ek Jaan Hain Hum (1983) Pankaj Kapur 5 Feet 6 Inch 29-May-54 Kahan Kahan Se Guzar Gaye (1982) Paresh Rawal 5 Feet 9 Inch 30-May-50 Holi (1984) Aditya Pancholi Nirmal Pancholi 4-Jan-65 Sasti Dulhan Mahenga Dulha (1985) Anupam Kher Chunky Pandey Suyash Chandrakant Pandey 6 Feet 2 Inch 26-Sep-62 Aag Hi Aag (1987) Kamal Haasan Rajinikanth Johny Lever John Rao Prakash Rao Janumala 5 Feet 9 Inch 14 Aug 1957 Yeh Rishta Na Toote (1981) Sadashiv Amrapurkar Sadashiv Dattaray Amrapurkar NA 11-May-50 Ardh Satya (1983) Kader Khan 5 Feet 8 Inch 11-Dec-37 Daag (1973) Prem Chopra 5 Feet 11 Inch 23-Sep-35 Hum Hindustani (1960)
Bollywood Actors From 1990 – Present
Bollywood since 1990 to present era saw the emergence of more superstars who created 100 Crore, 200 Crore and Three hundred Crore clubs at the box office. This era saw the dominance of the three Khans namely Aamir Khan, Shahrukh Khan and Salman Khan at the box office. This is an age where technology and social media became quintessential putting Indian cinema on the world map. Check out the complete list of new generation Hindi movie stars of 1990 to the present.