Almost every Indian gets thrilled when a Bollywood actor works in a Hollywood film. Many Indian actors like – Amrish Puri, Naseeruddin Shah, Ompuri, Amitabh Bachchan, Tabu, Nandita Das, Priyanka Chopra, etc have appeared in Hollywood film. But, you will be surprised to know that Hollywood actors are also known for acting in Bollywood films. In this article we will know about 9 such Hollywood actors who also acted in Bollywood.
Sylvester Stallone is one of Hollywood’s finest actors to have starred in well-known films such as Rocky, Creed, Rambo, Rocky Balboa, The Expendables and Assassin. But, do you know that Sylvester Stallone has also acted in the Bollywood film Kambakht Ishq.
Will Smith is known in Hollywood for his best films ‘Pursuit of Happiness’, ‘Hancock’, ‘Men in Black’ and ‘Bad Boys’. She has acted in the Bollywood film ‘Student of the Year 2’ alongside Tiger Shroff, Tara Sutaria and Ananya Panday.
3. Clive Standen
Clive Standen is known for his performances in Hollywood films and TV shows such as Vikings, Everest, Vault, Doctor Who and Robin Hood. Clive has also acted in the Bollywood film ‘Namaste London’ starring Katrina Kaif and Akshay Kumar.
4. Ben Kingsley
The next Hollywood actor to work in a Bollywood film is Ben Kingsley. Some of his popular movies in Hollywood are Gandhi, Schindler’s List, Shutter Island, Iron Man 3, A Common Man etc. She has acted in Hindi film ‘Teen Patti’ with Amitabh Bachchan, R Madhavan and Shraddha Kapoor. In the film, he played the role of a British mathematician.
5. Christopher B. Duncan
Christopher b. Duncan has been a part of films and TV shows like ‘The First Family’, ‘American Soul’, ‘The Jamie Foxx Show’. He played a small but important role in Shah Rukh Khan’s film My Name Is Khan as elected US President Barack Obama.
6. Paul Blackthorne
The role of British cricket team captain Andrew Russell was played by Hollywood actor Paul Blackthorne in the film Lagaan. How can his dialogue ‘Teen Guna Lagaan Dena Hoga’ be forgotten. Some of his popular movies in Hollywood are A Christmas Carol, The American Journey, Dresden Files and Arrow, etc.
7. Mish Boyko
Mish Boyko played the role of Russia’s Oleksandr in the Bollywood film ‘Queen’ who met a shy under-confident girl played by Kangana Ranaut in Amsterdam. Mish Boyko is known for his performances in “Dracula Untold” and “Rizen”.
8. Sarah Thompson
Sarah Thompson is best known for her performances in “Broken Windows”, “Brooklyn’s Finest” and “Babysitter Wanted”. She played the character of Sarah Jenny Collins in the Bollywood film ‘Raajneeti’ directed by Prakash Jha.
9. Rebecca Breeds
Rebecca Breeds played the role of Stella in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s film Bhaag Milkha Bhaag. Apart from this, she also danced with Farhan Akhtar in ‘Slow Motion’. Pretty Little Liars, The Originals, etc are some of the major shows of Rebecca.