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List of famous film actors and actresses from India, listed by their popularity with photos when available. India has given birth to some great movie actors and actresses over the years, many of who have gone on to star in comedies, dramas, horror movies and more. These are some of the best Indian screen actors in the history of the world, so if you're a native of India and an aspiring actor/actress then these are people you should look up to.

Dr Divakar and Kalabhavan Mani are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Indian actors?" and "Which movies stars are from India?"

You can click on the names of these legendary movie stars of India in order to get more information about each one. If you're a film buff use this list of talented Indian film actors to find some new movies you haven't already seen.

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Amitabh Bachchan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Popular Film Actors from India

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Prakash Raj is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Prakash Raj age 52

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Shakti Kapoor is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Shakti Kapoor age 59

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Brahmanandam is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Brahmanandam age 61

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Anupam Kher is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Anupam Kher age 62

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Ali is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Ali age 49

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Asrani is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Asrani age 76

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Nassar is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Nassar age 59

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Mithun Chakraborty is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Popular Film Actors from India

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Gulshan Grover is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Popular Film Actors from India

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Madan Puri is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Madan Puri Died at 70 (1915-1985)

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Paresh Rawal is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Paresh Rawal age 67

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Radhika Sarathkumar is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Popular Film Actors from India

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Akshay Kumar is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Akshay Kumar age 50

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Aruna Irani is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Aruna Irani age 65

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Johnny Lever is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Johnny Lever age 60

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Kader Khan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Kader Khan age 82

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Shahrukh Khan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Shahrukh Khan age 52

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Amrish Puri is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Amrish Puri Died at 73 (1932-2005)

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Ajay Devgan is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Ajay Devgan age 48

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Prem Chopra is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Prem Chopra age 82

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Dharmendra is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Dharmendra age 82

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Asit Sen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Asit Sen Died at 79 (1922-2001)

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Rekha is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Rekha age 63

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Salman Khan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Salman Khan age 52

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Satyendra Kapoor is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Satyendra Kapoor Died at 76 (1931-2007)

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Mammootty is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Mammootty age 64

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Mohanlal is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Mohanlal age 57

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Sanjay Dutt is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Sanjay Dutt age 58

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Hema Malini is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Hema Malini age 69

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Ashok Kumar is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Ashok Kumar Died at 90 (1911-2001)

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Pran Sikhand is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Pran Sikhand Died at 93 (1920-2013)

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Abhishek Bachchan is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Popular Film Actors from India

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Om Puri is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Om Puri age 67

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Popular Film Actors from India

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Iftekhar is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Iftekhar Died at 75 (1920-1995)

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Dinesh Hingoo is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Popular Film Actors from India

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Jagathi Sreekumar is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Popular Film Actors from India

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Farida Jalal is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Farida Jalal age 68

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Helen is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Helen age 78

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Ananya is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Ananya age 30

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Ranjeet is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Ranjeet age 69

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Kamal Haasan is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Kamal Haasan age 63

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Rajesh Khanna is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Rajesh Khanna Died at 70 (1942-2012)

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Sharat Saxena is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Sharat Saxena age 67

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Naseeruddin Shah is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Popular Film Actors from India

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Shashi Kapoor is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Shashi Kapoor age 79

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Jackie Shroff is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Jackie Shroff age 57

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Rajendra Nath is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Rajendra Nath Died at 77 (1931-2008)

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Aamir Khan is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Popular Film Actors from India
Aamir Khan age 52