There have been many actors of Indian origin who have made an impression in Hollywood in particular. Some of the most high-profile examples include: Ben Kingsley, Dev Patel, Indira Verma etc. But for this list, the actors have been selected on the basis of two factors. One, they should have been born in India and the second is that they should have at least spent a part of their life in India. Certain actors might not make the cut due to the number of roles they have performed or the importance of those roles. So, let’s look at ten most popular Indian actors in Hollywood movies.
10. Deepika Padukone
Although she has only one Hollywood film to her credit, she is on this list due to the importance of her character in ‘XXX: Return Of Xander Cage’. She is an integral part of the film as she has a vital arc that affects the story. Her role in the action franchise as well as being the leading lady for Vin Diesel bodes well for her American aspirations.
9. Shabana Azmi
One of the most respected actors in India, her talent has been recognized at an international level as well. Her credits in the west include: ‘City of Joy’, ‘Son of The Pink Panther’ and ‘It’s A Wonderful Afterlife’. She has acted under the direction of an Oscar nominated director which is a testament to her acting abilities.