Few Bollywood Actors Having Their Roots Embedded in Theatre

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Published by Neetu Panwar on 02 Sep 2019

Before the existence of the multiplexes and others, there are common theatres across different parts of the world. Since the existence of the arts such as singing, acting, music, drama, dialogue delivery, dancing and more, there are theatres in India. The aforementioned arts have become special for the Indian audiences to watch them in theatres. In olden days, we have some traditional and standard theatres.

In most theatres, we had witnessed the artists playing dramas during festivals, gatherings, rituals, and other occasions. In the current era, we don’t find such acts and dramas in theatres. Instead, we have movies releasing across different theatres. We may not be aware of a few most popular actors and directors having their roots embedded in theatre. In this post, we have come up with a list of few actors and their roots in theatres.

Seema Biswas

She is one of the well-known actresses in Bollywood. She worked with the artists such as Bhupen Hazarika and Bishnu Prasad Rabha from her hometown Assam. She finished her graduation from NSD prior to making her debut in Bollywood.

Irrfan Khan

Irrfan Khan is the most popular actor in Bollywood film industry. He finished his graduation from NSD and received a scholarship as well. The Indian actor is currently enjoying success in his professional life by making films in Bollywood and Hollywood.

Girish Karnad

He is another popular director, writer, actor, playwright and scholar in Bollywood. He played a vital role in making modern Indian theatre and also acquired national wide recognition for his contribution.

Shabana Azmi

Shabana is one of the most popular actresses in Bollywood. She won national awards almost 5 times. She worked in both theatres and as an artist in Bollywood.

Anupam Kher

The most versatile actor in Bollywood is the winner of Padma Shri and Padma Bhushan. He received the awards for his contribution towards cinema and arts field.

Lillette Dubey

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She is the most gorgeous actress in Bollywood. She created a mark on Television with her shows. She even owns a theatre company namely primetime theatre.

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