Best Bollywood Villains

by atulinternet | created - 05 Jun 2016 | updated - 12 Jun 2016 | Public

I would list the unforgettable villans from Bollywood. Comments are welcome for any debate.

1. Aditya Pancholi

Actor | Bajirao Mastani

Aditya Pancholi was born on January 4, 1965 in India. He is known for his work on Bajirao Mastani (2015), Yes Boss (1997) and Zakhmi Zameen (1990). He has been married to Zarina Wahab since 1986. They have two children.

2. Ajit

Actor | Zanjeer

Ajit was born on January 27, 1922 in Golconda, Hyderabad State, British India as Hamid Ali Khan. He is known for his work on Zanjeer (1973), Awara Badal (1964) and Shareef Budmaash (1973). He died on October 22, 1998 in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India.

3. Akhilendra Mishra

Actor | Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India

Akhilendra Mishra is an Indian film and television character actor best known for his role as Kroor Singh in the 1990s Doordarshan fantasy television series Chandrakanta. His other notable works include the character of Mirchi Seth in the 1999 critically acclaimed film Sarfarosh. He also played the...

4. Amjad Khan

Actor | Sholay

Amjad Khan was born on November 12, 1940 in Hyderabad, Hyderabad State, British India. He was an actor and director, known for Sholay (1975), Yaarana (1981) and Maa Kasam (1985). He was married to Shaila Khan. He died on July 27, 1992 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

5. Amole Gupte

Writer | Taare Zameen Par

Amole Gupte is an Indian screenwriter, actor, and director, known for his work on Bollywood films like Taare Zameen Par (Like Stars on Earth), Stanley ka dabba, Kaminey and others. He is also an actor in Bheja Fry 2 (2011), stanley Ka Dabba (2011),Urumi (2011) Phas gaye re obama (2010) and Kaminey.

6. Amrish Puri

Actor | Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom

Believe it or not, Amrish Puri wanted to become a Bollywood movie hero but failed a screen test in 1954. And what a failure it was! Mr. Puri went on to become one of the most renowned and credible villains in the history of Indian cinema. His most memorable and often quoted role is the character of...

7. Anant Jog

Actor | Shanghai

Anant Jog is an actor, known for Shanghai (2012), Waisa Bhi Hota Hai Part II (2003) and C.I.D. (1998).

8. Anupam Kher

Actor | Silver Linings Playbook

Anupam Kher was born on March 7, 1955 in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India. He is an actor and producer, known for Silver Linings Playbook (2012), A Wednesday (2008) and M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story (2016).

10. Anwar Hussain

Actor | Rafoo Chakkar

Anwar Hussain was born on January 2, 1928 in Calcutta, Bengal Presidency, British India. He was an actor, known for The Runaways (1975), Sachaai (1969) and Rocky (1981). He died on January 2, 1988 in India.

11. Arun Bakshi

Music_department | Aankhen

Arun Bakshi is known for his work on Aankhen (2002), Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja (1993) and Aankhen (1993).

12. Ashish Vidyarthi

Actor | 24

Ashish Vidyarthi was born on June 19, 1962 in Tellicherry, Kerala, India. He is an actor, known for 24: India (2013), Pokiri (2006) and Is Raat Ki Subah Nahin (1996).

13. Ashutosh Rana

Actor | Dushman

Ashutosh Rana born in Gadarwara, Madhya Pradesh is an Indian actor working in the Hindi Film and Telugu Film industry. He finished his Primary School education in Gadarwara and used to play the role of ravana in the city Ramleela. Later, he went to National School of Drama (New Delhi) for acting. ...

14. Bharat Kapoor

Actor | Meenaxi: Tale of 3 Cities

Bharat Kapoor is an actor and director, known for Meenaxi: Tale of 3 Cities (2004), Balidaan (1985) and Barsaat Ki Raat (1998).

15. Bob Christo

Actor | Kali Basti

Bob Christo was born as Robert John Christo. He was an actor, known for Kali Basti (1985), Namak Halaal (1982) and Mr. India (1987). He died on March 20, 2011 in Bangalore, Karnataka, India.

16. Boman Irani

Actor | 3 Idiots

Boman Irani was born on December 2, 1959 in Bombay, State of Bombay, India. He is an actor, known for 3 Idiots (2009), Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. (2003) and Don 2 (2011). He has been married to Zenobia since January 28, 1985. They have two children.

17. Brij Gopal

Actor | Yaraana

Brij Gopal is an actor, known for Yaraana (1995), Ishq (1997) and Aatish: Feel the Fire (1994).

18. D.K. Sapru

Actor | Wahan Ke Log

D.K. Sapru was born on March 16, 1916 in Kashmir, Jammu and Kashmir, British India as Daya Kishan Sapru. He was an actor, known for Wahan Ke Log (1967), Haseena Maan Jayegi (1968) and Pakeezah (1972). He died in 1979 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

19. Dalip Tahil

Actor | Bhaag milkha bhaag

Dalip Tahil was born on October 30, 1952 in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India as Dalip Tahiliani. He is known for his work on Bhaag Milkha Bhaag (2013), Ra.One (2011) and Gandhi (1982).

20. Danny Denzongpa

Actor | Baby

Danny, who married Gawa Denzongpa, a Sikkimese princess and niece of the last chogyal from her hometown of Gangtok, currently resides in Juhu in Mumbai. He likes to listen to Nepali folk music especially Nepali flutes. In recent times he has become more selective as to the roles he plays. He does ...

21. Deepak Shirke

Actor | Hum

Deepak Shirke is an actor, known for Hum (1991), Ishq (1997) and Sarkar (2005).

22. Deepak Tijori

Director | Fox

Deepak Tijori was born on August 28, 1961 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India. He is an actor and director, known for Fox (2009), Do Lafzon Ki Kahani (2016) and Tipsy (2020).

23. Dev Kumar

Actor | Namak Halaal

Dev Kumar was born in 1930 in Bombay, Bombay Presidency, British India. He was an actor and writer, known for Namak Halaal (1982), Mukti (1977) and Apradhi (1974). He died on September 17, 1990 in Bombay [now Mumbai], Maharashtra, India.

24. Goga Kapoor

Actor | Zanjeer

Goga Kapoor was born on December 15, 1940 as Ravinder Kapoor. He was an actor and director, known for Zanjeer (1973), Coolie (1983) and Hera Pheri (1976). He died on March 3, 2011 in Malad, Maharashtra, India.

25. Govind Namdeo

Actor | Satya

Govind Namdeo was born on September 3, 1954 in Sagar, Vindhya Pradesh, India. He is an actor, known for Satya (1998), Johnny Gaddaar (2007) and OMG: Oh My God! (2012).

26. Gulshan Grover

Actor | Badman

Gulshan Grover was born, raised and educated in Delhi, India. After receiving his master's degree in Commerce from Shri Ram College of Commerce, he decided to pursue his passion and made a lifelong commitment to entertainment industry. He honed his acting skills in theatre, and after many stage ...

27. Harish Patel

Actor | Run Fatboy Run

Harish Patel is an actor, known for Run, Fat Boy, Run (2007), Everyone Has Their Own Style (1994) and Qatil (1988).

28. Irrfan Khan

Actor | Dabba

Born Sahabzade Irfan Ali Khan, in Jaipur, Rajasthan (NW India) January 7, 1967 to a Pashto speaking Muslim family. Khan's mother, Begum Khan, was from the Tonk Hakim family and his father, Jagirdar Khan, from the Khajuriya village near the Tonk district, ran a tire business.

The Khan family name ...

29. Hiralal

Actor | Ankhen

Hiralal is an actor, known for Ankhen (1968), Hamlet (1954) and Zindagi (1964).

30. Jeevan

Actor | Professor Pyarelal

Jeevan was born on October 24, 1915 in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, British India as Onkar Nath Darj Durga Prasad. He is known for his work on Professor Pyarelal (1981), Kanoon (1960) and Mahabharat (1965). He died on June 10, 1987.

31. K.N. Singh

Actor | Barsaat

K.N. Singh was born on September 1, 1908 in Dehra Dun, United Provinces of Agra and Oudh, British India. He was an actor, known for Barsaat (1949), Howrah Bridge (1958) and Spy in Rome (1968). He died on January 31, 2000 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

32. Kabir Bedi

Actor | Octopussy

Kabir Bedi is one of India's most famous international actors, with a career that spans from Bollywood to Hollywood and Europe, in films, television, theatre, and radio.

Kabir's Italian series "SANDOKAN" made him a major star across all of Europe.

He starred in one of the world's most-watched TV ...

33. Kader Khan

Actor | Taqdeerwala

Kader Khan was born on December 11, 1937 in Pishin, Balochistan, British India. He was an actor and writer, known for Taqdeerwala (1995), Naseeb (1981) and Angaar (1992). He was married to Azra Khan. He died on December 31, 2018 in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.

34. Kamal Kapoor

Actor | Don

Kamal Kapoor was born on February 22, 1920 in Lahore, Punjab, British India. He is known for his work on Don (1978), Namak Halaal (1982) and Aag (1948). He died on August 2, 2010 in Mumbai, India.

35. Kanhaiyalal Chaturvedi

Amber

He was born in Benares (Varanasi), Uttar Pradesh, British India.

He was fond of plays and came to Mumbai to find a space on stage. He staged his own written play Pandrah August in Mumbai, later he tried his luck in films. He also had written many plays.

In 1940 he got a role of moneylender (Sahukar) ...

36. Kiran Kumar

Actor | Khuda Gawah

Kiran Kumar was born on October 20, 1953 in Bombay, State of Bombay, India. He is an actor, known for Khuda Gawah (1992), Chalaak (1973) and Do Matwale (1991).

37. Kulbhushan Kharbanda

Actor | Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India

Kulbhushan Kharbanda was born on October 21, 1944 in Hasan Abdal, Punjab, British India. He is an actor, known for Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001), Hera Pheri (2000) and Jodhaa Akbar (2008).

38. M.B. Shetty

Stunts | An Evening in Paris

M.B. Shetty was born in 1938 in India as Muddu B. Shetty. He is known for his work on An Evening in Paris (1967), Phaansi (1978) and Badal (1966). He died on January 23, 1982.

39. Madan Puri

Actor | Mr. X in Bombay

His debut film was Khazanchi 1941 in which he played a small role of co-cyclist in the song "Sawan Ke Nazare Hai" along with Jankidas, Ramola Devi & Manorama. The film was directed by Dalsukh M.Pancholi. Madan Lal Puri was born in 1915 in Lahore, Punjab, British India to S. Nihal Chanda Puri and ...

40. Mahavir Shah

Actor | Baadshah

Mahavir Shah was born on April 5, 1960 in Bombay, State of Bombay, India. He was an actor, known for Baadshah (1999), Yes Boss (1997) and Pehchaan (1993). He died on August 31, 2000 in Chicago, Illinois, USA.

41. Mahesh Anand

Actor | Thanedaar

Mahesh Anand was born on August 13, 1961 in India. He was an actor and producer, known for Thanedaar (1990), Aaya Toofan (1999) and Pyaar Kiya Nahin Jaata.. (2003). He was married to Usha Bachani. He died on February 8, 2019 in Versova, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

42. Mahesh Manjrekar

Actor | Slumdog Millionaire

Mahesh Manjrekar was born on May 13, 1953 in Bombay, State of Bombay, India. He is an actor and director, known for Slumdog Millionaire (2008), Kaante (2002) and Astitva (2000).

43. Manohar Singh

Actor | New Delhi Times

Manohar Singh was born in 1938 in India. He is known for his work on New Delhi Times (1986), Dilli Ka Thug (1958) and 1942: A Love Story (1994). He died on November 14, 2002 in Delhi, India.

44. Manoj Bajpayee

Actor | Gangs of Wasseypur

Manoj Bajpayee was born on April 23, 1969 in Belwa, Bihar, India. He is known for his work on Gangs of Wasseypur (2012), Satya (1998) and Aks (2001). He has been married to Neha since February 23, 2005.

45. Milind Gunaji

Actor | Devdas

Milind Gunaji was born on July 23, 1961 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India. He is an actor, known for Devdas (2002), Race 3 (2018) and Byomkesh Bakshi (1993).

46. Mohan Joshi

Actor | Vaastav: The Reality

Mohan Joshi was born on September 4, 1945 in Bangalore, Kingdom of Mysore, British India. He is an actor, known for Vaastav: The Reality (1999), Gunda (1998) and Ishq (1997).

47. Mohnish Bahl

Actor | Hum Aapke Hain Koun...!

Mohnish Bahl was born on February 14, 1963 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India. He is known for his work on Hum Aapke Hain Koun...! (1994), Sanjivani: A Medical Boon (2002) and Baaghi: A Rebel for Love (1990). He has been married to Ekta Bahl since 1992. They have two children.

48. Mukesh Rishi

Actor | Sarfarosh

Mukesh Rishi was born on April 19, 1956 in Kathua, Jammu and Kashmir, India. He is an actor, known for Sarfarosh (1999), Gunda (1998) and Koi... Mil Gaya (2003). He is married to Keshni Rishi.

49. Mukesh Tiwari

Actor | Dilwale

Mukesh Tiwari was born on August 24, 1969 in Sagar, Madhya Pradesh, India. He is an actor, known for Dilwale (2015), Gangaajal (2003) and Yehi Hai Zindagi (2005).

50. Murli Sharma

Actor | Baby

Murli Sharma was born on November 30, 1963 in Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India. He is an actor, known for Baby (2015), I'm Always Here (2004) and Dilwale (2015). He has been married to Ashwini Kalsekar since 2009.

51. Naseeruddin Shah

Actor | The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen

Naseeruddin Shah was born on July 20, 1950 in Barabanki, Uttar Pradesh, India. He is an actor, known for The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003), A Wednesday (2008) and Iqbal (2005). He has been married to Ratna Pathak Shah since April 1, 1982. They have three children.

52. Nassar

Actor | Baahubali 2: The Conclusion

Nassar is one of the most acclaimed actors in India. He is the current president of South Indian Actors Association. Nassar is well known for Thevar Magan (1992), Bombay (1995), Anbe Sivam (2003) and Nayakan (1987).

Nassar was born on 5 March 1958 to Mehaboob Basha and Mumtaz in Chengalpattu, Tamil ...

53. Nawab Shah

Actor | Don 2

Nawab Shah is an actor, known for Don 2 (2011), Bhaag Milkha Bhaag (2013) and Panipat (2019).

54. Om Puri

Actor | The Hundred-Foot Journey

Om Puri was an Indian actor who has appeared in both mainstream Indian films and art films. His credits also include appearances in British and American films. He has received an honorary OBE.

Puri was born in Ambala, Haryana. His father worked on the railways and served in the Indian Army. Puri ...

55. Pankaj Tripathi

Actor | Gangs of Wasseypur

Pankaj Tripathi is an actor, known for Gangs of Wasseypur (2012), Stree (2018) and Newton (2017).

56. Paresh Rawal

Actor | Hera Pheri

Paresh Rawal was born on May 30, 1950 in Bombay, State of Bombay, India. He is a producer and actor, known for Hera Pheri (2000), OMG: Oh My God! (2012) and Hungama (2003). He is married to Swaroop Sampat. They have two children.

57. Pavan Malhotra

Actor | Bhaag milkha bhaag

Pavan Malhotra was born on July 2, 1958 in Delhi, India. He is an actor, known for Bhaag Milkha Bhaag (2013), Don (2006) and Black Friday (2004). He is married to Aparnaa Malhotra.

58. Pinchoo Kapoor

Actor | Don

Pinchoo Kapoor was born in 1927 in India. He was an actor, known for Don (1978), Anmol Ghadi (1946) and Karz (1980). He died on April 28, 1989 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

59. Pradeep Singh Rawat

Actor | Ghajini

Pradeep Singh Rawat is an actor, known for Ghajini (2008), Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001) and 1 - Nenokkadine (2014). He is married to Kalyani Rawat.

60. Prakash Raj

Actor | Anniyan

Prakash Raj was born on March 26, 1965 in Bangalore, Mysore State, India as Prakash Rai. He is an actor and producer, known for Anniyan (2005), Kalki (1996) and Un Samayal Arayil (2014).

61. Pran

Actor | Zanjeer

Pran was one of the leading character actors of Indian cinema. He was born on 12 February,1920 at Delhi. Pran was educated at different places namely Kapurthala, Unnao, Meerut, Dehradun and Rampur as his father late Lala Kewal Krishnan Sikand was a Government Civil Contractor for the construction ...

62. Prashant Narayanan

Actor | Fredrick

Prashant Narayanan is an actor and assistant director, known for Fredrick (2016), Shadows of Time (2004) and Waisa Bhi Hota Hai Part II (2003).

63. Prem Chopra

Actor | Do Anjaane

Prem Chopra is an actor in Hindi and Punjabi films. Prem Chopra was born to a Hindu Punjabi family in Lahore on 23 September 1935 to Ranbirlal and Rooprani Chopra. He was third of six children.His father worked at the attorney-general's office. He was brought up in Shimla. His father wanted him to ...

64. Prem Nath

Actor | Johny Mera Naam

Prem Nath was born on November 21, 1926 in Peshawar, North-West Frontier Province, British India as Premnath Malhotra. He was an actor and director, known for Johny Mera Naam (1970), Roti Kapada Aur Makaan (1974) and Barsaat (1949). He died on November 3, 1992 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

65. Puneet Issar

Actor | I Am Singh

Puneet Issar was born on November 6, 1959 in Punjab, India. He is an actor and director, known for I Am Singh (2011), Mahabharat (1988) and Superman (1987). He is married to Deepali.

66. Raghuvaran

Actor | Mudhalvan

Raghuvaran was born on December 10, 1958 in Kollankod, Palakkad, Kerala, India as Raghuvaran Velayutham Nair. He was an actor, known for Mudhalvan (1999), Amarkalam (1999) and Anaganaga Oka Roju (1997). He was married to Rohini. He died on March 19, 2008 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

67. Rahul Dev

Actor | Champion

Rahul Dev was born as Rahul Dev Kaushal. He is an actor, known for Champion (2000), Footpath (2003) and Ashoka the Great (2001).

68. Raj Babbar

Actor | Pukaar

Raj Babbar was born on June 23, 1952 in Tundla, Uttar Pradesh, India. He is an actor, known for Pukaar (2014), Aaj Ki Awaz (1984) and Umrao Jaan (1981). He is married to Nadira Babbar. They have two children. He was previously married to Smita Patil.

69. Rajat Bedi

Actor | Koi... Mil Gaya

Rajat Bedi was born as Rajat Narendra Bedi. He is an actor and assistant director, known for Koi... Mil Gaya (2003), Hello? Kaun Hai! (2006) and Karan Arjun (1995).

70. Rami Reddy

Actor | Jeevan Yudh

Rami Reddy was born in 1959 in Valmikipuram, Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh, India. He was an actor, known for Jeevan Yudh (1997), Anaganaga Oka Roju (1997) and Anji (2004). He died on April 14, 2011 in Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh.

71. Ranjeet

Actor | Amir Garib

Ranjeet was born on November 12, 1946 in Jandiala Guru, Amritsar, Punjab, British India as Gopal Bedi. He is an actor, known for Amir Garib (1974), Heeralal Pannalal (1978) and Namak Halaal (1982).

72. Raza Murad

Actor | Jodhaa Akbar

Raza Murad was born on November 23, 1950 in Rampur, Uttar Pradesh, India. He is an actor, known for Jodhaa Akbar (2008), Bajirao Mastani (2015) and Padmaavat (2018).

73. Rehman

Actor | Phir Subha Hogi

Rehman Khan was born in Lahore, British India on June 23, 1923 in a Pathan family believed to be the descendants of Afghanistan's King Amanuallah. His family subsequently re-located to Jabalpur where he attended the Robinson College. After completing college he joined the Indian Air Force as a ...

74. Roopesh

Actor | Chori Chori

Roopesh is an actor and producer, known for Chori Chori (1972), Ladki Jawan Ho Gayi (1977) and Shahi Lutera (1976).

75. Sadashiv Amrapurkar

Actor | Sadak

Sadashiv Amrapurkar is a popular actor who is well known for his performances in Marathi and Hindi films in the 1980s and 90s. He received the Filmfare Award for Best Performance in a Negative Role in 1991 for Sadak - the first time the award was instituted. In addition to negative roles, he has ...

76. Sajjan

Actor | Kabuliwala

Sajjan is an actor, known for Kabuliwala (1961), Talaaq (1958) and Johny Mera Naam (1970).

77. Saurabh Shukla

Actor | Jolly LLB

Shukla's family left Gorakhpur for Delhi when he was two years old. After completing his schooling, he graduated from Khalsa College, Delhi. His professional career began in 1984 with his entry into theater.

Shukla began serious theater in 1986 with roles in plays like A View From The Bridge (Arthur...

78. Shahbaaz Khan

Actor | C.I.D.

Shahbaaz Khan was born on March 10, 1966 in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India. He is an actor, known for C.I.D. (1998), Ssshhhh... Koi Hai (2001) and The Hero: Love Story of a Spy (2003).

79. Shakti Kapoor

Actor | Andaz Apna Apna

Shakti Kapoor is one of the most comic actors to grace the Bollywood screen. Since the start of his career he has done more than 300 films. He had been often nominated for the Filmfare Award in the most comic performance category. His on-screen pairing with another comic actor Kader Khan as the ...

80. Sharat Saxena

Actor | Baadshah

Sharat Saxena is an Indian actor working in Bollywood films. He has acted in nearly 160 Bollywood films. Saxena started his career in the early 70s and has mainly played either supporting roles of a father, uncle or villainous roles. He has starred in some of the most successful films of Bollywood ...

81. Shiva Rindani

Director | Raqt

Shiva Rindani is an actor and director, known for Raqt (2013), Bees Saal Baad (1989) and Roja (1992).

82. Sonu Sood

Actor | Jodhaa Akbar

Sonu Sood was born in may 1973 to a entrepreneur and a teacher. He was in born in Moga,Punjab but was raised in Nagpur. He has two sisters. He is an engineering graduate. He is married to Sonali and they have a son Ishaant. He was an Mr. India contest. He is mainly known as the antagonist ...

83. Sudhir

Actor | Dharmatma

Sudhir was born as Bhagwandas Mulchand Luthria. He was an actor and assistant director, known for Dharmatma (1975), The Far Pavilions (1984) and Baadshah (1999). He died in 2014 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

84. Sudhir Pandey

Actor | Shakti

Sudhir Pandey was born on December 22, 1940 in British India. He is an actor, known for Shakti (1982), Humko Tumse Ho Gaya Hai Pyaar Kya Karein (2016) and Ishaaron Ishaaron Mein (2019).

85. Suresh Oberoi

Actor | Mirch Masala

Suresh Oberoi was born on December 17, 1946 in Quetta, Baluchistan, British India as Vishal Kumar Oberoi. He is an actor and producer, known for Mirch Masala (1987), Laawaris (1981) and Kanoon Kya Karega (1984).

86. Sharad S. Kapoor

Actor | Josh

Sharad S. Kapoor was born on February 13, 1976 in Calcutta, West Bengal, India. He is an actor and assistant director, known for Josh (2000), Achena Atithi (1997) and Nie Means Nie.

87. Sonu Sood

Actor | Jodhaa Akbar

Sonu Sood was born in may 1973 to a entrepreneur and a teacher. He was in born in Moga,Punjab but was raised in Nagpur. He has two sisters. He is an engineering graduate. He is married to Sonali and they have a son Ishaant. He was an Mr. India contest. He is mainly known as the antagonist ...



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