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Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh

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There's a great deal of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Uttar Pradesh, and you can find them listed alphabetically with photos below. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in Uttar Pradesh, as in some cases Uttar Pradesh may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from Uttar Pradesh 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 Uttar Pradesh, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

Such famous actors include the likes of Amitabh Bachchan, Cliff Richard and many more, answering the questions, "Which actors are from Uttar Pradesh?" and "Which famous actors were born in Uttar Pradesh?"

Amitabh Bachchan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
age 77
Amitabh Harivansh Bachchan is an Indian film actor. He first gained popularity in the early 1970s for movies like Deewar and Zanjeer, and was dubbed India's first "angry young man" for ...more
Iftekhar is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
Dec. at 75 (1920-1995)
Iftekhar Khan, often mononymously credited as Iftekhar was a character actor in Bollywood films, especially known for his roles as police officers.
Naseeruddin Shah is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
age 69
Naseeruddin Shah is an Indian film and stage actor and director, and a prominent figure in Indian parallel cinema. Shah has won numerous awards in his career, including three National Film ...more
Rajpal Yadav is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
age 48
Rajpal Yadav is an Indian film actor,comedian, known for his comic roles in Hindi cinema.
Dalip Tahil is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
age 67
Dalip Tahil is an Indian film, television and theatre actor. He did his schooling from the elite Sherwood College in Nainital, India. After attending Aligarh Muslim University for a year, he ...more
Bharat Bhushan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
Dec. at 72 (1920-1992)
Bharat Bhushan was an Indian Bollywood actor, scriptwriter and producer, who is best remembered for playing Baiju Bawra in the 1952 film of the same name. He was born in Meerut, and brought up ...more
Leela Mishra is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
Dec. at 80 (1908-1988)
Leela Mishra was an Indian film actress, who worked as a character actor in over 200 Hindi films for five decades, eventually playing stock characters like aunts. She is most known for her role ...more
Sujit Kumar is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
Dec. at 76 (1934-2010)
Sujit Kumar, 7 February 1934 – 5 February 2010, was an Indian film actor and producer. He appeared in over 150 Hindi films in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s, and 25 films in Bhojpuri. From the late ...more
Raza Murad is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
age 73
Raza Murad is an Indian actor working primarily in Hindi films. He has acted in over 200 Bollywood films. He has portrayed a wide variety of roles from sympathetic brothers and brotherly figures ...more
Himani Shivpuri is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
age 59
Himani Bhatt Shivpuri is an Indian actress, known for her supportive roles in Bollywood films and Hindi soap operas.
Saurabh Shukla is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
age 56
Saurabh Shukla is an Indian film, theatre and television actor, director and screenwriter. He is best known for his work in films like Satya, Barfi!, Jolly LLB, Kick, and PK. In 2014, he won the ...more
Shabana Azmi is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
age 68
Shabana Azmi is an Indian actress of film, television and theatre. An alumna of the Film and Television Institute of India of Pune, she made her film debut in 1974 and soon became one of the ...more
Raj Babbar is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
age 67
Raj Babbar is a Hindi and Punjabi film actor since 1979 and politician belonging to Indian National Congress party. He unsuccessfully contested against Gen. V. K. Singh of BJP from Ghaziabad in ...more
K.N. Singh is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
Dec. at 92 (1908-2000)
Krishan Niranjan Sigh, known as K. N. Singh in Indian cinema, was a prominent villain and character actor. He appeared in over 200 Hindi films over a long career stretching from 1936 to the late
Tuntun is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
Dec. at 80 (1923-2003)
Tun Tun was the screen name of Indian playback singer and actress-comedian, Uma Devi Khatri, who is often called the 'first woman comedienne of Hindi cinema'.
Lara Dutta is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
age 41
Lara Dutta Bhupathi is an Indian actress and model who was crowned Miss Universe 2000 and Miss Intercontinental 1997. She was the second woman from India to be crowned Miss Universe, and has ...more
Poonam Dhillon is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
age 57
Poonam Dhillon is an Indian Hindi film, theatre and TV actress. A former Femina Miss India, Dhillon has acted in over 80 films. She is best known for her 1979 film, Noorie, for her six films ...more
Archana Puran Singh is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
age 57
Archana Puran Singh is an Indian television presenter, personality and film actress. She is best known for comedy roles in Bollywood movies and as a judge on comedy shows, like Sony TV India's ...more
Sushant Singh is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
age 47
Sushant Singh is an Indian film and television actor and television presenter. Born in Bijnor, Singh was educated at GB Pant Inter College Bhowali and a residential public school in Nainital and ...more
Jimmy Shergill is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
age 49
Jimmy Shergill is an Indian actor and film producer who works in Hindi and Punjabi films.
Zohra Sehgal is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
Dec. at 102 (1912-2014)
Zohra Sehgal was an Indian actress and choreographer. Sehgal started her career as a dancer in Uday Shankar's troupe, performing in countries like the United States and Japan. She went on to ...more
Cliff Richard is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
age 79
Sir Cliff Richard OBE is a British pop singer, musician, performer, actor and philanthropist. He has been a resident for most of his life in the United Kingdom, but in 2010 confirmed that he is ...more
Padma Khanna is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
age 70
Padma Khanna is an Indian actress, dancer and director. She appeared mainly in Hindi and Bhojpuri films in the 1970 and 80s. In television, she is most remembered for her role in movie ...more
Bipin Gupta is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
Dec. at 76 (1905-1981)
Bipin Gupta was an Indian actor and artist during the 1930s and 1960s. He acted in Bengali cinema and Hindi cinema, in notable films like Baiju Bawra, Jagriti, some Gemini and Vasu Menon Films ...more
Anupam Shyam is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Uttar Pradesh
age 62
Anupam Shyam is an Indian film and television actor, who usually plays villainous roles. He is well known for his role of Thakur Sajjan Singh in ths STAR Plus TV series Mann Kee Awaaz Pratigya. ...more