The days are gone when villains of Bollywood used to have intense faces with those dangerous roles .Bollywood has revised the volume for actors in negative roles too. Now they are the eye candies likewise the heroes who rescue their heroines from them.On this note let’s have a look at some of the macho actors plus our old monks who debuted from the category of negative roles .
1. Nikitin Dheer
The tall and handsome guy Nikitin is the son of actor Pankaj Dheer. He made his Bollywood debut in Ashutosh Gowariker ’s period drama Jodhaa Akbar starring Hrithik Roshan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. His performance as an antagonist was very much appreciated by the audiences. After this, he was seen in a lot of movies playing negative roles like ‘Ready’, ‘Dabangg 2’ and how can we forget “Thangabali” in Chennai Express. He made his mark with that role which was much loved by the audience.
2. Freddy Daruwala
What say about him … no one can imagine a guy like Freddy Daruwala being negative in his debut but he actually nailed it . Those macho looks and cute smile are just killing His debut film was the Akshay Kumar starrer ‘Holiday’. He performed his role exceptionally well and grabbed the attention of the people through this role.
3. Tahir Raj Bhasin
The negative character with those chocolate boy looks is an icing on the cake. Tahir played the role of Karan Rastogi in Rani Mukerji starrer ‘Mardaani’. Making a debut in a Yash Raj banner film, people can only dream of it. But Tahir made this opportunity count totally. He received a lot of recognition and even got nominated for the best actor in supporting role award for the Filmfare. And as they say … First impression is the last impression , Tahir made it possible.
4. Vidyut Jamwal
One of the dashing and wanna be actor , who is superb in Martial art forms is none other than Vidyut . When he debuted with the movie Force , audience loved his presence as a macho villain . Watching him against John Abraham was a relish. He won all the awards in the category of the most promising newcomer in the year 2012.
5. Rahul Dev
The macho actor Rahul Dev debuted in Bollywood as an antagonist against Sunny Deol in the movie ‘Champion’. He has that aura of playing a brilliant villain that he continued to perform negative roles in the movie like Fight Club, Awara Pagal Deewana, Footpath, etc. Just recently he was seen in a negative character as a demon Arunasur on the small screen in the famous TV show Devon Ke Dev Mahadev.
6. Neil Nitin Mukesh
Neil Nitin Mukesh, son of the famous singer Nitin Mukesh and grandson of singer Mukesh. He marked his negative role from his debut in the thriller Johnny Gaddaar by Sriram Raghavan. His performance was critically acclaimed, which is evident from the fact that he won the Filmfare award in the best actor in a debut role category.Post that , he was seen in negative character numerous times.
7. Saswata Chatterjee
If you don’t know , Bob Biswas from the movie Kahaani is a famous Bengali star , who made his presence felt in the Bollywood industry with the role of a paid shooter and this movie was critically acclaimed . Though his time on the screen was very limited, he was able to impress a lot of people with his short stint.
8. Parmeet Sethi
Famously known as Kuljeet from ‘Dilwale Dhulania Le Jayenge’, Parmeet made his Bollywood debut as an arrogant young male whose marriage is fixed with Simran but we all know what the end result was. Being noticed in such a great movie of Bollywood in spite of the great performances by Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol is more than you can ask for from a cameo. Though his Bollywood career never took off and he then moved to TV where he became quite famous.
9. Prakash Raj
One of the brilliant actor of South film industry is Prakash Raj . He is also well known for his directional work. He made his debut in Bollywood with negative role in the movie ‘Khakee’ as ACP Naidu. Though his role had little screen presence but he made his mark on Bollywood. He went on to do some commendable roles in ‘Wanted’, ‘Singham’ and Dabangg 2.
10. Paresh Rawal
One of the versatile actor Paresh Rawal started with an image of a villian in Bollywood in the movie Naam in 1986. It turned out to be a hit and audience just loved his work . Thereafter , he got many roles for negative performances and he actually mastered in all . Some of his movies includes : Ram Lakhan, Jigar, Damini and Auzaar Dilwale, Daud and many more . It was later that this legendary actor marked that standard in comic genre too. How can we forget the epic Baburao Apte of Hera Pheri and Teja of Andaz Apna Apna.