10 Best Actors from Uttar Pradesh in Bollywood

We all love Indian cinema. It is a great feeling to know about your favorite actor and actress details. This article will help you with actors and actresses who originally came from the Uttar Pradesh state of India. You will surprise some actors in our list who acted in Hollywood movies and almost covered various film industries like Kollywood, Tollywood, and more. 

Here List of the Ten Best Actors from Uttar Pradesh 

Amitabh Bachchan 

Amitabh Bachchan 

Amitabh Bachchan is the most famous actor globally, and the legendary actor is from Uttar Pradesh. He was born in Allahabad, United provinces, British India (Now Uttar Pradesh) on 11 October 1942. Amitabh Bachchan’s real birth name is Inquilaab Srivastava, and their actual full name is Amitabh Harivansh rai Shrivastava. His father did not like the castle name, so they adopted Bachchan as their new surname. Amitabh Bachchan also got several nicknames such as Big B, Munna, Angry young man, Ab sir, and goes on. 

He is famously known for his height of 6.2 feet inches, and not every actor is blessed with such physical size. He is a degree holder of Bachelor of Science from kirori mal college, new Delhi, India. Amitabh is married to Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan. The couple got two children, of which our son is Abhishek Bachchan and daughter name is Shweta Bachchan Nanda. Before marriage, his girlfriends were Rekha and Parveen Babi, and he got a younger brother, namely Amitabh Bachchan. 

Amitabh has been acting for more than several decades. Besides from cinema involved in other activities like a TV host and former politicians. The Great Actor started his acting career in 1969 in a movie called Saat Hindustani. He continued to give hit movies and blockbusters in Bollywood. Notable Hollywood debut movie called The Great Gatsby in 2013. He hosted the famous TV Show-KBC-Kaun Banega Crorepati. 

Lifetime achievement of Amitabh Bachchan

This legend got several awards in various categories, such as civilian awards, film fare awards, national honors, and international awards. 

Civilian Awards of Amitabh Bachchan

  • The government of India gave Padma Sri in 1984 
  • The government of India gave Padma Bhushan in 2001 
  • The government of France has their highest civilian awards of Knights of a legion of honors in 2007 
  • The government of India gave Padma Vibhushan in 2015 

National film fare awards  of Amitabh Bachchan

  • Best actor for Agneepath in 1990 
  • Best actor for black in 2005 
  • Best actor for Paa in 2009 
  • Best actor for Piku in 2015 
  • Dadasaheb phalke award in 2019 

Some Blockbuster movie-list of Amitabh Bachchan

  • Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham 
  • Mohabbatein 
  • Aaj Ka Arjun 
  • Muqaddar Ka Sikandar 
  • Roti Kapada Aur Makaan 

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Anushka Sharma 

Anushka Sharma 

Anushka Sharma is India’s celebrity actor and film producer and was born in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh. She grew up in Bengaluru and studied army school in Bengaluru. She continued further to mount Carmel college to obtain a bachelor of arts. 

Anushka Sharma married Indian cricketer Virat Kohli in December 2017. The couple got a baby girl in January 2021. she got an elder brother, namely karnesh Sharma; her father is an army officer, and her mother is a housewife. 

Anushka Sharma started her career in 2008 on film Rab ne Bana di Jodi and continued acting on various films. we will see some awards from her. 

Filmfare awards of Anushka Sharma  

  • Best Actress award for band baaja baarat in 2011. 
  • Best supporting actress awards for 2013 in jab tak hai Jaan. 

List of Anushka Sharma’s Movies 

  • PK 
  • Sultan 
  • Zero 
  • Pari 
  • Sanju 

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Naseeruddin Shah 

Naseeruddin Shah 

Naseeruddin Shah is a notable actor, director in the Indian film industry. Shah was born in barabanki, Uttar Pradesh, in July 1949. 

Naseeruddin studied at school in St. Anselm Ajmer Rajasthan and later pursued an arts degree at Aligarh Muslim University, Uttar Pradesh. 

Naseeruddin Shah got three brothers, one of his brothers is retired Lt General Zammerud Din Shah and currently serving as vice-chancellor in Aligarh Muslim University, Uttar Pradesh. He first married to late Parveen mudara, and then he married Ratna Pathak in April 1982. His first wife gave a daughter, and his second wife gives two sons also they all actors. 

 He started his career in the Hindi movie Nishant in 1975. He started debut director on Yun Hota to kya hota in 2016. There are no confirmed sources that Naseeruddin Shah won awards, and we will look at some of his movies. 

Five Movies from Naseeruddin Shah 

  • Krish 
  • The Dirty Picture 
  • More 
  • Karma 
  • Mirch Malasa 

Nawazuddin Siddiqui 

Nawazuddin Siddiqui 

Nawazuddin Siddiqui is one of the famous actors in India and acted in various regions in India. Siddiqui was born in May 1974 in budhana, Uttar Pradesh, India. Nawazuddin studied BSS inter-college (school) budhana. He gained a degree from Gurukul kangri University, Uttarakhand, in bachelor of science- Chemistry. 

He married Anjali Kishore Pandey, and the couple got one son Yaani and a daughter, shora. He had a total of 7 brothers and two sisters in which are. One sister dies because of breast cancer. He is such a fantastic person; he loves Islam and all other religion. 

He started his film career on debut movie sarfarosh in 1999 as a small role in Amir Khan’s movie. He continued his film career in the various film industry like Kollywood Petta starting Superstar- Rajnikanth and so on. He features in TV shows like Parsai Kehte Hain 2001, and he got some awards as below. 

Awards and Achievements of Nawazuddin Siddiqui 

  • National film awards in the category of Special jury awards for talaash: the answer lies within 2012. 
  • In Filmfare awards in the category of Best supporting actor for a lunchbox in 2013 

Some movie-list from Nawazuddin Siddiqui 

  • Kick 
  • Raees 
  • Manto 
  • Badlapur 
  • Kahaani 

Sushant Singh 

Sushant Singh 

Sushant Singh is the most popular actor in the Indian film industry after acting in the MS Dhoni biography movie’s leading role. He borns in purnea, Bihar, in January 1986, and he studied at St. Karen’s high school Patna. His educational qualification was 12th standard only, and drop out of Mechanical Engineering from college in Delhi college of engineering. Later he joined kulachi Han’s raj model school, New Delhi. 

Sushant Singh is an unmarried person, and sad to write, he died in June 2020 in his Mumbai apartment. Although he got four elder sisters only, notably Mitu Singh, a state-level cricketer. He also lost his mother at the age of 16 in 2002, and the reason for her mother’s death is a brain disease. 

He acted in some tv serials called Preet Juneja in 2008 and started his film career debut movie called kai po che in 2013, and continued to act on other movies. We will see his awards as below. 

Awards and honors of Sushant Singh

  • The most popular male actor for Indian television academy awards in 2010 serial called Pavitra Rishta 
  • Best debut male awards for screen award and producer film guide awards for kai po Che in 2014. 
  • Best actor for Indian film festival conducted in Melbourne Australia for film MS-Dhoni the untold story in 2017 

Movie list from Sushant Singh 

  • Drive 
  • Raabta 
  • Fire 
  • Hulla 
  • Paani 

Disha Patani 

Disha Patani 

Disha Patani is a well-known actor throughout India after appearing in a leading role in an MS-Dhoni biography movie. She was born in Bareilly Uttar Pradesh, her date of birthday still unknown or two sources saying June 1992 or July 1995. Her educational qualification is 12th standard. She dropped out in her second year from B. Tech CSE from Amity University, Noida. 

She is still unmarried, and a source says tiger shroff is her boyfriend. Her father is DSP-Jagadish Singh Patani, and her mother is a housewife. She got one elder sister Khushboo Patani captain of the Indian army, and one younger brother, Suryansh Patani. 

She started her film career on Telegu movie in 2015 called loafer and started Hindi movies called MS-Dhoni, the untold story. She continues acting on several films, and we will see her list of movies. 

Awards and achievement of Disha Patani

  • Star screen award for MS-Dhoni the untold story 
  • Big zee entertainment awards for most entertainment actor MS-Dhoni the untold story 

Some Movie for Disha Patani 

  • Ek Villian 2 
  • Kung Fu Panda 
  • Bharat 
  • Ktina 
  • Baaghi 2 

Pooja Batra 

Pooja Batra 

Pooja Batra is one of the most prominent actresses in terms of model, RJ and host, Entrepreneur, and producer. In October 1976, Borns in Faizabad, Uttar Pradesh. She holding MBA in marketing from Symbiosis international university, Pune, and a degree in economics from Ferguson College, Pune. 

Her first marriage happens in 2002 with doctor Sonu and later divorced in 2011. Her second marriage was in July 2019 with nawab shah, she did not have any children yet. Her father is army personnel, and her mother is a former Miss India participant, and she got two brothers. 

She debuted in a Hindi film called virasat in 1997 later in the same year’s Malayalam movie Chandra Rekha. 

She continued acting in other region’s movies. We will see here awards and movie list as below. 

Awards and Achievement 

  • Winning Femina Miss India international in 1993. 

Some movie-list from Pooja Batra 

  • Mirror game 
  • Bhai 
  • Killer Punjabi 
  • ABCD 2 
  • Spanish 

Lara Dutta 

Lara Dutta 

Lara Dutta is one of the global celebrities after winning miss universe in 2000 and an Indian film star. Her full name is Lara Dutt Bhupathi doing things like actress, model, and Entrepreneur. Lara Dutt borns in April 1978 in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh. She studied at Frank Anthony Public School, Bengaluru, and gained a degree from the University of Mumbai through distance education. 

She married tennis star Mahesh Bhupathi in 2011 and couples blessed with baby girl Saira Bhupathi. Her father is army personnel, and she got two sisters. 

After winning the miss universe, she entered the film industry and acted in the debut Hindi movie called andaaz in 2003. She acted in other region films like Tamil movie 2004 arasatchi and continued to do more film. 

Awards and achievements of Lara Dutta

  • She won glad rags mega model India in 1995 
  • She won miss intercontinental in 1997 
  • She won miss universe in 2000 
  • Joint winner of best debut female film fare in 2004 Sharing award with Priyanka Chopra. 
  • For her contribution to Indian cinema, she claimed the Rajiv Gandhi award in 2008 
  • FICCI young achiever award in 2012 

Some Movies from Lara Dutt 

  • Billu 
  • Don-2 
  • Partner 
  • Zinda 
  • No-Entry  

Ali Fazal 

Ali Fazal 

Ali Fazal better-known actor and model in the Indian film industry. He borns in October 1986 in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. He studied in doon school, Dehradun, and St. Xavier college in Mumbai attained a graduate in economics. 

He is still unmarried and got girlfriend Richa chadda and started his film career on debut movie other ends of the line in 2008. we will see more films of Ali Fazal 

Some Movie-list from Ali Fazal 

  • 3-idiots 
  • House Arrest 
  • Bhoot Police 
  • Tadka 
  • Sonali Cable 

Zoya Afroz 

Zoya Afroz 

Zoya Afroz is a professional actress in the Indian film industry and TV star. Zoya was borns in January 1994 in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India. Afroz studied in R N shah high school Mumbai and Mithibai college Mumbai. She obtained a degree from it. 

She is still an unmarried person and belongs to an Islam family. She started her career on a TV show called kora kagaz in 1998. She entered the film industry debut Hindi movie, namely hum saath saath hain in 1999 and debut Hollywood movie from tia with love in 2005. Other region movies like Punjabi film sadi Gali Aaya Karo in 2012 and Tamil industry Tamilian endru sol in 2017. we will see some of her movie lists. 

Some Movie lists from Zoya Afroz

  • The X-pose 
  • Sugar-free 
  • Moms coming 
  • Sweetie weds NRI 
  • Ka-band: The Coin. 


Thus, we have seen ten actors list from Uttar Pradesh. Accidentally Sushant Singh and Disha Patani were engineering dropout students and acted in the same movie-MS Dhoni Biography. We hope you liked our articles and stay with us for more articles. Feel free to comment. 

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