Action movies have always been Bollywood’s things. We may lag behind in VFX and special effects, but we have never been shy of showing off our leading men’s fighting skills. It takes a toll doing high octane action scenes and our actors are always up for it. Here’s presenting the list of top action heroes of Bollywood. Have a look and vote for the best.
List: Top action heroes of Bollywood
1. Ajay Devgn
Ajay’s father Veeru Devgan is a stunt choreographer and action film director. As the saying goes “Like father, like son”, Ajay takes on his when it comes to action. With movies like Jigar, Qayamat, Tango Charlie, Major Saab, Singham, he established himself as one of the best action heroes of Bollywood.
2. Akshay Kumar
Akshay Kumar has earned the title of ‘Khiladi Kumar’ after breaking a lot of sweat. Being a professional martial artist, Akki started off his acting career mainly with action movies. Even though he has proved his prowess in sorts of roles, Akshay still remains one of the first choices of directors when it comes to action. Examples of his action can be seen in movies like Khiladi series, Mohra, Elaan, Jaanwar, Rowdy Rathore, Baby.
3. Salman Khan
Salman is known for his romantic roles but also for his very own style of action. He brings his own flavour to action films like Veergati, Auzaar, Wanted, Kick, Ek Tha Tiger.
4. John Abraham
John has always been an action crazed actor. He has got mostly action films in his kitty including Dhoom, Force, Shootout at Wadala, Madras Cafe, Rocky Handsome. John looks best when he is doing some fight scene or stunt!
5. Sunny Deol
Sunny Deol’s film Arjun established his status as an action hero. He then appeared in several action movies like Ghayal, Ziddi, Dushmani, Zor, Narasimha, Big Brother, Ghayal Once Again. He even won the Filmfare Award for Best Actor for his performance in Ghayal.
6. Tiger Shroff
Tiger Shroff is the latest addition to the list of action heroes. The youngest of them all, Tiger holds a fifth-degree black belt in Taekwondo. He proved his ability to perform stunts from his first film Heropanti itself. We got to see some more of his action in Baaghi 2 and Rambo remake.
Vidyut is a trained martial artist, having learned Kalaripayattu since the age of three. He made his power-packed debut with Force and gave us a sneak peek into the kind of action we can expect from him. In his second film Commando, he showcased realistic combat based action all performed by him.