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Famous Film Actors From Hyderabad

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List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Hyderabad, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in Hyderabad, as in some cases Hyderabad may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from Hyderabad 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 Hyderabad, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

List features Ajith Kumar, Dia Mirza and more.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Hyderabad?" and "Which famous actors were born in Hyderabad?"
  • Tanikella Bharani

    Films Acted InGhilli, Kuselan, Bommarillu, Azhagiya Tamil Magan, Ready

    BirthplaceIndia, Secunderabad


    ParentsLaxmi Narasamma, Sethu Ramalingeswara Rao

    Tanikella Bharani (Telugu: తనికెళ్ళ భరణి; born 14 July 1954) is an Indian film actor,...  more
  • Sharmila Tagore

    Sharmila Tagore

    Age: 75

    Films Acted InThe World of Apu, Raja Rani, Mississippi Masala, Amar Prem, Daag: A Poem of Love

    BirthplaceIndia, Hyderabad



    ParentsGitindranath Tagore

    Sharmila Tagore (also known as Begum Ayesha Sultana Khan following conversion to Islam and...  more
  • Sushmita Sen

    Films Acted InMudhalvan, Nayak, I am Here, Fiza, Biwi No.1

    BirthplaceHyderabad, India



    ParentsShubeer Sen, Subhra Sen

    Sushmita Sen (born 19 November 1975) is an Indian film actress and model who was crowned...  more

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  • Amjad Khan

    Amjad Khan

    Dec. at 46 (1946-1992)

    Films Acted InSholay, The Chess Players, Naseeb, Sitapur Ki Geeta, Vikram

    BirthplacePeshawar, Pakistan



    Amjad Khan may refer to people named: Amjad Khan (actor) (1940–1992), was an Indian actor and...  more
  • Ajit Khan

    Ajit Khan

    Dec. at 76 (1922-1998)

    Films Acted InThe Emperor of the Mughals, Andaz, Zanjeer, Jugnu, Raaj Tilak

    BirthplaceGolkonda, India


    ParentsBashir Ali Khan

    Hamid Ali Khan (27 January 1922 – 21 October 1998), better known by his stage name Ajit, was...  more
  • Tabu


    Age: 48

    Films Acted InLife of Pi, Kaalapani, Om Shanti Om, I Have Found It, The Duo

    BirthplaceHyderabad, India



    ParentsRizwana, Jamal Hashmi

    Tabassum Fatima Hashmi (born 4 November 1971), known mononymously as Tabu, is an Indian film...  more
  • Puneet Issar

    Films Acted InKrrish, Bunty Aur Babli, Partner, God Tussi Great Ho, Refugee

    BirthplacePunjab, India, Eurasia, India


    ParentsSudesh Issar

    Puneet Issar is an Indian actor and director. He is most famous for his role as Duryodhana in...  more
  • Madhavi
    Madhavi Sharma is an Indian film actress known for her works in Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam,...  more
  • Ajith Kumar

    Films Acted InBilla II, Mankatha, Billa, I Have Found It, Vaali

    BirthplaceIndia, Secunderabad



    ParentsMohini, P. Subramaniam

    Ajith Kumar is an Indian film actor who works predominantly in Tamil cinema. In addition to...  more
  • Dia Mirza

    Dia Mirza

    Age: 38

    Films Acted InHoneymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd., En Swasa Kaatre, Shootout at Lokhandwala, Phir Hera Pheri, Parineeta

    BirthplaceIndia, Hyderabad



    ParentsFrank Handrich, Deepa Mirza

    Dia Mirza (born 9 December 1981) is an Indian model, actress, producer and beauty queen who...  more
  • Srihari


    Dec. at 49 (1964-2013)

    Films Acted InThanmathra, Vettaikaaran, Premante Idera, Aha Naa Pellanta, Bhoothakkannadi

    BirthplaceVijayawada, India


    Raghumudri Srihari (15 August 1964 – 9 October 2013), also known as Srihari was an Indian...  more
  • Vivek Oberoi

    Films Acted InYuva, Saathiya, Deewane Huye Paagal, Shootout at Lokhandwala, Omkara

    BirthplaceHyderabad, India



    ParentsSuresh Oberoi, Yashodhara Oberoi

    Vivek Oberoi (born Vivek Anand Oberoi on 3 September 1976) is an Indian film actor known...  more
  • Roja


    Age: 47

    Films Acted InSaguni, Muppozhudhum Un Karpanaigal, Veera, Maayavi, Raasaiyya

    BirthplaceTirupati, Chittoor, India



    Roja Selvamani is an Indian Film actress and politician. She was a leading actress from 1991...  more
  • Allari Naresh

    Films Acted InFitting Master, Varudu, Kurumbu, Poraali, Nuvva Nena

    BirthplaceChennai, India



    ParentsE V V Satyanarayana

    Allari Naresh is an Indian film actor who appears in Tollywood films. He is the son of Telugu...  more
  • J. D. Chakravarthy

    Films Acted InSarvam, Kannathil Muthamittal, Ram Gopal Varma's Indian Flames, Kacheri Arambam, Samar

    BirthplaceHyderabad, India


    ParentsDr. Santha Kovela, Suryanarayana Rao Nagulapati

    Nagulapati Srinivasa Chekravarthy, known professionally as J. D. Chakravarthy, is an Indian...  more
  • N. T. Rama Rao Jr.

    Films Acted InChintakayala Ravi, Adhurs, Oosaravelli, Rakhi, Yamadonga

    BirthplaceHyderabad, India



    ParentsNandamuri Harikrishna, Shalini Nandamuri

    Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao Jr. (born 20 May 1983), also known as Jr. N.T R ( or ) Tarak, is an...  more
  • Farha Naaz

    Farha Naaz

    Age: 51

    Films Acted InMuqabla, Marte Dam Tak, Faasle, Hulchul, Shikhar

    BirthplaceIndia, Hyderabad


    ParentsRizwana, Jamal Hashmi

    Farah Naaz Hashmi commonly credited as Farah is a leading Bollywood actress of the mid 1980s...  more
  • Meka Srikanth

    Films Acted InShankar Dada M.B.B.S., Sri Rama Rajyam, Shankar Dada Zindabad, Khadgam, Sankranti

    BirthplaceIndia, Gangavati, Karnataka


    Meka Srikanth (born 23 March 1968) is an Indian film actor, who is known for works...  more
  • Payal Rohatgi

    Films Acted In36 China Town, Ugly Aur Pagli, Heyy Babyy, Rakht, Plan

    BirthplaceSouth India, Hyderabad, Eurasia, India, Andhra Pradesh



    ParentsShashank Rohatgi, Veena Rohatgi

    Payal Rohatgi (born 9 November 1980 or 1984) is an Indian actress and reality TV performer who...  more
  • Sumanth


    Age: 44

    Films Acted InSatyam, Soggadu, Madhumasam, Pourudu, Godavari

    BirthplaceIndia, Hyderabad


    ParentsSurendra Yarlagadda, Satyavathi Akkineni

    Sumanth (Born Sumanth Kumar) is an Indian actor/producer known predominantly for his work in...  more
  • Rajiv Kanakala
    Rajeev Kanakala is a Telugu and Kannada film and television actor. He started his career in...  more
  • Nitin


    Age: 36

    Films Acted InRaam, Sye, Ormakalundayirikkanam, Victory, Agyaat

    BirthplaceHyderabad, India



    ParentsSudhakar Reddy

    Nithiin (born 30 March 1983) is an Indian film actor and producer known for his works...  more
  • Ram Gopal Varma

    Films Acted InDarwaaza Bandh Rakho

    BirthplaceSouth India, Hyderabad, Eurasia, India, Andhra Pradesh


    Ram Gopal Varma is an Indian film director, screenwriter and producer, known for his works in...  more
  • Navdeep


    Age: 34

    Films Acted InArinthum Ariyamalum, Aegan, Ready, Varudu, Arya 2

    BirthplaceIndia, Hyderabad


    ParentsMadhavi, Rama Rao

    Navdeep Pallapolu is an Indian film actor and television personality who stars predominantly...  more
  • Harindranath Chattopadhyay

    Harindranath Chattopadhyay

    Dec. at 92 (1898-1990)

    Films Acted InBawarchi, Mehbooba, Tere Ghar Ke Samne, Raaz, Aashirwad

    BirthplaceIndia, Hyderabad

    Harindranath Chattopadhyay (2 April 1898 – 23 June 1990) was an Indian English poet, a...  more