Actors Famous Film Actors From Gujarat

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List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Gujarat, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in Gujarat, as in some cases Gujarat may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from Gujarat then your city's claim to fame might be that the actors and actresses listed below are from there as well. There may be a lot of famous athletes, musicians and other famous people that were born in Gujarat, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

Everything from Sanjeev Kumar to Nirupa Roy is included on this list.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Gujarat?" and "Which famous actors were born in Gujarat?"

Paresh Rawal is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
age 68
Paresh Rawal is an Indian film actor, thespian and politician known for his works notably in Bollywood and Telugu cinema. He is currently a member of the Lok Sabha of the Indian Parliament ...more

Sanjeev Kumar is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
Died at 47 (1938-1985)
Sanjeev Kumar 9 July 1938 - 6 November 1985 was a noted Indian film actor. He won several major awards including two National Film Awards for Best Actor for his performances in the movies Dastak ...more

Bindu is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
age 67
Bindu is an actress in Indian cinema who was popular in the 1970s, receiving several award nominations. She has acted in over 160 movies in a career that spanned four decades, and is most ...more

Nirupa Roy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
Died at 73 (1931-2004)
Nirupa Roy was an Indian actress who appeared in Hindi films. Roy was mostly known for portraying character roles of the Indian mother. She played leading roles in her early films and started ...more

Dina Pathak is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
Died at 80 (1922-2002)
Dina Pathak was a veteran actor and director of Gujarati theatre and also a film actor. She also was an activist and remained the President of the 'National Federation of Indian Women'. A ...more

Manmohan Krishna is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
Died at 68 (1922-1990)
Manmohan is an actor.

Parveen Babi is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
Died at 56 (1949-2005)
Parveen Babi was an Indian actress, who is most remembered for her glamorous roles alongside top heroes of the 1970s and early 1980s in blockbusters like Deewar, Namak Halaal, Amar Akbar Anthony ...more

Prachi Desai is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
age 30
Prachi Desai is an Indian film and television actress. She is the endorser, spokesperson, brand ambassador and the face of Neutrogena products in India. She starred her television career in the ...more

Farooq Shaikh is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
Died at 65 (1948-2013)
Farooq Sheikh was an Indian actor, philanthropist and a popular television presenter. He was best known for his work in Hindi films from 1977 to 1989 and for his work in television between 1988 ...more

Himesh Reshammiya is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
age 45
Himesh Reshammiya is an Indian music director, singer, film actor, television producer, lyricist, film producer, film writer and distributor.

Rohit Roy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
age 50
Rohit Roy is an Indian television star, known for his role in Hindi television serials such as Des Mein Niklla Hoga Chand and Swabhimaan. Besides working in television series, Rohit has also ...more

Namitha Kapoor is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
age 37
Namitha is an Indian actress who has appeared in Indian regional movies, such as Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Hindi and Malayalam films.

Dilip Joshi is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
age 48
Dilip Joshi is an Indian actor and television actor. He has appeared in a number of serials as well as films. He acts mostly in comedy and is currently playing the role of Jethalal Champaklal ...more

Shruti Seth is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
age 41
Shruti Seth is an Indian television, VJ and film actress.

Dinesh Lamba is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
age 42
Dinesh Lamba is an Indian film actor mainly acting in Bollywood. He is primarily seen in supporting roles and has appeared in over 20 Hindi and Tamil films and several television commercials. ...more

Disha Vakani is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
age 40
Disha Vakani is an Indian film and television actress. She made her career as a stage actress in Gujarati plays like Kamal Patel v/s Dhamal Patel and Lali Lila. She has appeared in films like, ...more

Isha Sharvani is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
age 34
Isha Sharvani is an Indian Contemporary dancer and actress. She is known for her stylistic Indian contemporary and aerial dance performances. She has also starred in some Bollywood and other ...more

Sohrab Modi is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
Died at 87 (1897-1984)
Sohrab Modi was an Indian Parsi stage and film actor, director and producer. His films include Khoon Ka Khoon, a version of Shakespeare's Hamlet, Sikandar, Pukar, Prithvi Vallabh, Jhansi ki ...more

Mallika Sarabhai is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
age 64
Mallika Sarabhai is an activist and Indian classical dancer from Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. Daughter of a classical dancer Mrinalini Sarabhai and renowned space scientist Vikram Sarabhai, ...more

Ajay Jadeja is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
age 47
Ajaysinhji Daulatsinhji Jadeja was born on 1 February 1971 in Jamnagar, Gujarat in Jadeja family linked with rulers of Nawanagar. He was a regular in the Indian cricket team between 1992 and ...more

Kal Parekh is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
Kal Parekh is a film actor.

Apara Mehta is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
age 58
Apara Mehta is an Indian television and Bollywood actress known for her supporting roles like Savita Mansukh Virani in iconic show Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi.

Jatin Kanakia is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
Died at 46 (1953-1999)
Jatin Kanakia was an Indian actor. Best known for comedy roles, his career ranged from working in Gujarati plays, Hindi television shows and Hindi Bollywood movies. His skill and success earned ...more

Vijaya Mehta is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
age 84
Vijaya Mehta is a noted Indian film and theatre director and also an actor in many films from the Parallel Cinema. She is a founder member of Mumbai-based theatre group, Rangayan with playwright ...more

Abhijat Joshi is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Gujarat
age 49
Abhijat Joshi is an Indian academic and screenwriter particularly known for his work with Vinod Chopra Productions, as the screenwriter for Lage Raho Munna Bhai and 3 Idiots. He is a professor ...more