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10 Most Handsome Indian Actors in the World

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In the glamorous world of movies, how you look matters! I'd like to present a list of the ten most handsome leading men in Bollywood. Not only are these guys handsome, but they're also talented and charming.

1. Aamir Khan

Aamir Khan is an actor, director, and producer born on 14 March 1965 in Bandra, India, a suburb of Mumbai. He has established himself as one of the leading actors of Hindi cinema. Khan started his career as a child actor in the film Yaadon Ki Baaraat in 1973. He began his career as an adult with Holi in 1984, and received National Film Awards of the Special Jury for his roles in Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak (1988) and Raakh (1989).

Some of his best flims are:

  • Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak (1988)
  • Raja Hindustani (1996)
  • Lagaan (2001)
  • Mangal Pandey: The Rising (2005)
  • Rang De Basanti (2006)
  • Ghajini (2008)
  • 3 Idiots (2009)

On 30 November 2011, Khan was appointed as ambassador of UNICEF for South Asia to promote child nutrition. He is also part of the government-organised Information, Education, and Communication (IEC) campaign to raise awareness about malnutrition. The government of India honoured him with the Padma Shri in 2003 and the Padma Bhushan in 2010 for his contributions to the arts.

2. Hrithik Roshan

Hrithik Roshan with his wax statue at Madame Tussaud's, London (2011), CC-BY-SA-3.0.

Hrithik Roshan with his wax statue at Madame Tussaud's, London (2011), CC-BY-SA-3.0.

Hrithik Roshan was born on 10 January 1974, to parents from old Hindi film industry families. His maternal grandfather was director-producer J. Om Prakash. He started his career in the 1980 film Aasha. As an adult, he began his career in Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai (2000). Some of his best films are:

  • Fiza (2000)
  • Mission Kashmir (2000)
  • Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham... (2001)
  • Koi...Mil Gaya (2003)
  • Krrish (2006)
  • Guizaarish (2010)
  • Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (2011)
  • Agneepath (2012)

He has won six Filmfare awards, including for best actor.

3. Sharukh Khan

Sharukh Khan was born on 2 November 1965 in New Delhi, India. He is one of the most popular actors in the Hindi film industry. Khan began his journey to fame by landing the lead role of a commando in 1988 drama series "Fauji." His first film was Deewana in 1992. Some of his best films are:

  • Darr (1993)
  • Baazigar (1993)
  • Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge (1995)
  • Dil To Pagal Hai (1997)
  • Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998)
  • Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham (2001)
  • Swades (2004)
  • Chak De! India (2007)
  • My Name Is Khan (2010)
  • Jab Tak Hai Jaan (2012)

He has won a number of awards, including the 1997 Best Indian Citizen Award, the 2002 Rajiv Gandhi Award for Excellence in the Field of Entertainment, a Filmfare best actor award, and Best Actor at the Asian Film Awards. He was given the title of Padma Shri in 2005.

4. Salman Khan

Salman Khan at an event for the film Chillar Party (2011), CC-BY-SA-3.0

Salman Khan at an event for the film Chillar Party (2011), CC-BY-SA-3.0

Salman Khan is one of the most popular leading men in Bollywood and also has a reputation as a "bad boy." But many-a-common-man claims that this macho hunk actually has a heart of pure gold. He was born on 27 December 1965 in Indore, India and began his acting career in 1988 with Biwi Ho To Aisi. Maine Pyar Kiya in 1989 was the first film in which he acted in a lead role, and which garnered him the Filmfare award for Best Male Debut. Some of his best films are:

  • Saajan (1991)
  • Hum Aapke Hain Koun..! (1994)
  • Karan Arjun (1995)
  • Judwaa, Pyar Kiya To Darna Kya (1998)
  • Biwi No.1 (1999)
  • Hum Saath Saath Hain (1999)
  • Dabangg (2010)
  • Ready (2011)
  • Bodyguard (2011)
  • Ek Tha Tiger (2012)

He counts among his accolades are Filmfare and Star Screen awards for best actor.

5. Ranbir Kapoor

Ranbir Kapoor was born on 28 September 1982. He is the son of Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Singh. He began his career in Bollywood as an assistant director on Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 2005 film Black. His first major acting role was in the film Saawariya in 2007. Some of his best films are:

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  • Wake Up Sid (2009)
  • Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani (2009)
  • Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year (2009),
  • Rockstar (2011)
  • Barfi (2012)
  • Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)

He has won five Filmfare awards, including two consecutive best actor recognitions in 2011 and 2012.

6. John Abraham

John Abraham at a screening of Bol Bachchan in 2012, CC-BY-3.0.

John Abraham at a screening of Bol Bachchan in 2012, CC-BY-3.0.

John Abraham is an Indian film actor, producer, and former model, born on 17 December 1972. He started his acting career in the film Jism in 2003, but his first commercial success was Dhoom in 2004. Some of his best films are:

  • Water (2005)
  • Zinda (2006)
  • Baabul (2006)
  • Dostana (2008)
  • Force (2011)
  • Race 2 (2013)
  • Shootout at Wadala (2013)
  • Madras Cafe (2013)

He has won a number of awards, including a Filmfare award for best debut in 2009 and in 2012 a National Film Award for the best popular film providing wholesome entertainment.

7. Ashkay Kumar

Akshay Kumar in Sydney for the shooting of Heyy Babyy in February 2007.

Akshay Kumar in Sydney for the shooting of Heyy Babyy in February 2007.

Akshay Kumar was born on 9 September 1967. His first film was Saugandh in 1991. Some of his best films since are:

  • Khiladi (1992)
  • Main Khiladi Tu Anari (1994)
  • Sabse Bada Khiladi (1995)
  • Khiladiyon Ka Khiladi (1996)
  • Mr. and Mrs. Khiladi (1997)
  • Angaaray (1998)
  • International Khiladi (1999)
  • Khiladi 420 (2000)
  • Mujhse Shaadi Karogi (2004)
  • Namastey London (2007)
  • Patiala House (2011)
  • Khiladi 786 (2012)
  • Rowdy Rathore (2012)
  • OMG (2012)

He has won two Filmfare Awards and in 2011 won an Asian Award for outstanding achievement in cinema. In 2009 he was awarded the Padma Shri by the government of India.

8. Ajay Devgan

Ajay Devgan in Bollywood film London Dreams  (2008), CC-BY-SA-2.0.

Ajay Devgan in Bollywood film London Dreams (2008), CC-BY-SA-2.0.

Ajay Devgan was born on 2nd April 1969. He is the son of director and action choreographer Veeru Devgan. He started his acting career as a child actor in Pyari Behna in 1985, and began his professional career six years later with Phool Aur Kaante (1991). Some of his best films are:

  • Jigar (1992)
  • Dilwale (1994)
  • Suhaag (1994)
  • Naajayaz (1995)
  • Diljale (1996)
  • Raju Chacha (2000)
  • Lajja (2001)
  • Apaharan (2005)
  • Omkara (2006)
  • Golmaal: Fun Unlimited (2006)
  • Halla Bol (2008)
  • Golmaal Returns (2008)
  • All the Best: Fun Begins (2009)
  • Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai (2010)
  • Golmaal 3 (2010)
  • Raajneeti (2010)
  • Singham (2011)
  • Son of Sardaar (2012)

He has won numerous awards, including a Filmfare Critics Award for best actor, Filmfare award for Best Male Debut, and National Film Award for best actor.

9. Sunny Deol

Sunny Deol was born on 19 October 1956. He is an Indian film actor, producer and director. His father's name is Dharmendram. He started his acting career in the Old Rep Theater in Birmingham, England. His first film was Betaab in 1983. Some of his best films are:

  • Border (1997)
  • Gadar: Ek Prem Katha (2001)
  • Arjun (1985)
  • Saltanat (1986)
  • Paap Ki Duniya (1988)
  • Tridev (1989)
  • Ghayal (1990)
  • Damini – Lightning (1993)
  • Darr (1993)
  • Jeet (1996)
  • Ghatak: Lethal (1996)
  • Ziddi (1997)
  • Indian (2001)
  • The Hero: Love Story of a Spy (2003)
  • Apne (2007)
  • Yamla Pagla Deewana (2011)

He has won two National Film awards and two Filmfare awards.

10. Shahid Kapoor

Shahid Kapoor was born on 25 February 1981. Shahid Kapoor is young and vibrant, with a magnetic charm and easy going candour that sets him apart from the rest. He started his career by working in music videos and advertisements, and his first major film was Ishq Vishk (2003). Some of his best films are:

  • Fida (2004)
  • Shikhar (2005)
  • Vivah (2006)
  • Jab We Met (2007)
  • Kaminey (2009)
  • Mausam (2011)

He won a Filmfare award for Best Male Debut for the 2003 film Ishq Vishk.


om verma on September 11, 2017:

Sharukh khan is the best and beautiful actor (badsah)

Pradeep Mishra on September 30, 2016:

Akshay Kumar

ayush abir on August 24, 2016:

SRK is the best actor in bollywood history. you are badsha of bollywood. you are our god

Vjk on July 28, 2016:

Akshay kumar is super handsome . He gets better with age

Abhishek Sharma on July 13, 2016:

The most beautiful actor in bollywood is salman khan

kazi rakib uddin on April 17, 2016:

I think aksay kumar is the best

Ashok on March 08, 2016:

akshay is the best actor

ahmed faraz on March 01, 2016:

only karanvir sharma

rahul on February 08, 2016:

Shahid kapoor so smart

Alex on February 03, 2016:

Ranbir Kapoor is obviously the most handsome actor in Bollywood.Just check out his body in ‘Jabse Tere Naina'.Gosh! such a well shaped body and gorgeous legs!

sintu haldar on December 17, 2015:

salman khan very handsome actor

Rohan on October 15, 2015:

Why mahesh babu is not here

mokbul sk on October 12, 2015:

Salman khan is the blockbuster are awesom

Bollywood king only one sallu bhai jaan on October 09, 2015:

Sally bhai

sarojini on October 01, 2015:

you north indian peku's the most handsome hero always shivaji ganesan

Caficia Redol on September 23, 2015:

JOHN ABRAHAM is the most handsome,, desirable, sexiest and cutest superstar of Bollywood. I am his craziest diehart fan. Infront of him all the rest actors are 'DUSTBINS'. John!!! John!!! John!!! Ur dimples of ur cheecks makes me feel Jus' Wowwwwwwwwwwwwwww... ...

mukesh sharma on September 22, 2015:

khiladi is most handsome bollywood actor

Tanveer alam on September 21, 2015:

Salman khan is most handsome bollywood actor so i am crazy fan of salman khan

santosh on September 17, 2015:

salman khan is golden looking

bittukumar on September 01, 2015:

Srk is handsome acter

MHS on August 29, 2015:

Salman Khan are very handsome hero and he is record break actor and he is very cool and looking actor his one by one films Cross to 100 crores

saurav on August 17, 2015:

Personally my favorite handsome actor is Akshay Kumar. Most of the bollywood praises Akshay for his good looks, every co-star, director. Salman, Jacqueline, Zareen, katrina, anushka, jackie shroff, poonam pandey almost everyone everyone praised his good looks. But I know that Hrithik, Salman and John are also very handsome. Among younger actors, I think Hrithik is most handsome.

mukul on August 15, 2015:

Akki is best

rahul on August 10, 2015:

only rabbit kapoor

karishma on August 01, 2015:

ranbir kapoor is very handsome

varun on July 31, 2015:

Twinkle twinkle little star SHARUK KHAN is super


Zeeshan on July 31, 2015:

Srk is real tiger & king of bollywood

Salman is real dog of bollywood

mona on July 28, 2015:

Only salman...no1

mithun vaishnav on July 26, 2015:

Hrithik roshan. most handsome hero the bollywood

Prity on July 22, 2015:

I think imraan hassmi is the best actor of bollywood

sujal on July 17, 2015:

Akashy kumar is a Best famous actorsinIndia

akshay kumar on July 13, 2015:

Md azaj may aap ka sahbse bara fain hu

raghu.... on July 13, 2015:

Hello did u forget south heros..

Remember prince Mahesh babu(Telugu)..

Very handsome...

Priya on July 06, 2015:

Every guy is handsome until he don't feel shy to show his legs up to knees in shorts.

sajrah khan on July 06, 2015:

shahrukh khan is only most handsome in the world

Vicky on July 04, 2015:

There is not only hindi actors in india

Himanshu Rathod on July 04, 2015:

Akshay Pajji is the best Comedy Actor in Bollywood

12345 on July 03, 2015:

Ranbir kapoor Bollywood new king

shani arya on July 02, 2015:

Ranbir kapoor best

sahan on June 30, 2015:

ranbir kapoor handsome man in the world

gajendra on June 29, 2015:

only on mahesh babu best handsome hero in bollywood

Ayush tyagi on June 29, 2015:

Akki sir only see him in brothers . and holiday

Rohit Rajput on June 27, 2015:

Salman nd sahid

sham prathap on June 27, 2015:

John abraham is must need to be 5.

Salman khan doesn't have correct hight and his face not handsome that much.

shanaya on June 27, 2015:

I love ranbeer Kapoor is best actor in the world

jbkv on June 25, 2015:

I like Salman Khan so beautiful so handsome in in history of world

sana on June 22, 2015:

abheshik bachchan should at no 1 because he is most handsome

Javaria on June 22, 2015:

Ranbir Kapoor is by far most handsome man in Bollywood.However,he should not feel shy to show his body in more movies like he shown in Jabse Tere Naina.He has amazing body.

sabakareem on June 22, 2015:

My love li love li Salman bahijaan you r super bollywod actor

ra on June 21, 2015:

Hrithik and aamir

MS on June 17, 2015:

King of Bollywood is one & only SRK

Sarah on June 17, 2015:

Where is my dream guy Siddharth Malhotra? He's tall and very handsome.

jony on June 15, 2015:

Salman khan hot and handsome bollywod actor

abcd on June 11, 2015:


Saib love jyoti on June 06, 2015:

My love like you Salman khan

vanara on June 06, 2015:

Amir Khan most number 1 handsome on May 28, 2015:

SRk is most """"""" most smrt and cool

Md Imran on May 20, 2015:

King of romance

bunny on May 17, 2015:

Salman khan♡♡♡♡

JUNAID on May 16, 2015:

u r talking about handsome actor. So why didn't u put EMRAN HASHMI. he deserves to be in the list. And I think he is the most handsome actor in bollywood

abhiman raj on May 13, 2015:

King salman only salman

abhiman raj on May 13, 2015:

i think only salman is rral king of Bollywood

shubham on May 13, 2015:

Akshay kumar is the most handsome person.

Anu on May 07, 2015:

Only Salman...

fab 5 on April 29, 2015:

Ranbir Kapoor is the best no one can replace him in Bollywood he is the best and cutest actor in Bollywood.we love u ranbir

sumaiya on April 26, 2015:

Add Your Comment., only salman is the best

pooja on April 23, 2015:

Hrithik is best and akki is king of bollywood andselman is ugly

Sajid on April 14, 2015:

Ajay is a very handsome actor espicially when he smiles,followed by ranbir kapoor.

King of Gorai Anirban on April 09, 2015:

Salman Khan is the most Handsome hero in bollywood and world

pranathi on April 09, 2015:

It's the time for Hrithik Roshan

Adnan on April 07, 2015:

I like Akshay

sagar tripathi on April 06, 2015:

Akki the great and hritik roshan superstar and most handsome

Osho Rahul on April 02, 2015:

Acting mein Amir khan acha hai but smartness mein Salman khan ka koi muqawala nahi hai.

RAHUL on March 31, 2015:

HRIIHIK ROSHAN is the best !!!!

md.hoque on March 21, 2015:

Aamir khan

pide on March 20, 2015:

Aamir and Ranbir

tarun verma on March 13, 2015:

akki is the best

aatish on March 12, 2015:

Salman khan

faznas on March 12, 2015:

Amir and sallu

ricks on March 08, 2015:

no one actor like Salman Khan and he is the only action hero in the bollywood...

imdad-ul khandakar on March 04, 2015:

Shahrukh khan is only one man army world film industry

narboo on February 25, 2015:

sahid is more handsome in india

yekal on February 25, 2015:

salman is best

aman on February 18, 2015:

Shahid kapoor

rintu khan on February 03, 2015:


angad kumar on February 03, 2015:

Akshay is a best popular hero

raj on January 22, 2015:

Salmon iz da best rest of all worst

mAd PrAsHaNt on January 19, 2015:

At my sight I think imran hasmin is most handsome actor

jenni on January 18, 2015:

Aamir khan. He is most handsome. Only Aamir is my favorite actor in India. Aamir king of bollywood. :*

harish awchare on January 13, 2015:

ranbir kapoor my favrite actor

and he is very....... cute& smart actor

pin2 on January 13, 2015:

Hrithik is the best amongst all

upee on January 13, 2015:

hritik sab ka baap is most handsom man in in this eart not any other is stand in fron of HR indian superhero..

Rahul yadav on January 03, 2015:

Aamir Kahan is the real king of bollywood

H on January 03, 2015:

go to east or west hrithik is the best

subesingh choudhary on January 01, 2015:

sunny is the best hero in the world sare khan ki maa ki aankh sunny se bach ke rehna

gazi shahin on December 31, 2014:

shahrukh khan is number one popular star on the earth

jayanta roy on December 31, 2014:

Akshay Kumar is fit n fine, most handsome

mohd aleem on December 29, 2014:

Are Yaar just liscen smartest styles handsome. Fitness means salman bhai n no one is in comparison of salman in all over india. He is 7th most handsome in world in real at koi kitna bhi kahe akki amir srk n kuch b

vimal on December 22, 2014:

Akashay Kumar one n only

IMRAN on November 12, 2014:

Telugu film industry super star Mahesh babu is a most gloumor man in india see it mahesh babu images

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