Top Indian Actors Currently Successful in Hollywood
November 30, 2018
Hollywood has embraced diversity when it comes to the choice of actors that feature in their movie production. Among the top actors are Indians some who are pursuing a parallel career where they feature in Hollywood and Bollywood movies, while others have chosen to exclusively build their acting career in Hollywood.
Here is a list of the best Indian actors who are doing very well in Hollywood:
Irrfan Khan is an Indian actor who has made a name for himself in Hollywood movies and most producers find it easy to work with him. He is able to fit into the character of any age or background easily and considering how successful he has been in Indian films, he will be a great addition to any movie. Some of the Hollywood movies he has featured in are The Amazing Spider-Man, Life of P, Jurassic World, and Inferno. The actor was diagnosed with Cancer but instead of letting the condition put him down, he has decided to take each day at a time.
Kunal Nayyar was born in London but his family later moved to New Delhi. He went to the United States in 1999 to study Business Administration and in the course of his studies, he attended acting classes and made appearances in a number of plays and as from this, he made a decision to build a career as an actor.
He has featured in various Hollywood movies such as Huck & Holden where he took up the role of Rajiv Joseph, The Big Bang Theory, and Continental Drift. He is among the highest paid television actors and in 2015, his fortune was valued at $20 million.
Jimmy Mistry, who has an Indian father and an Irish mother is a renown brown actor in Hollywood, though he has not played a major role in Indian films. Some of the Hollywood movies he has featured in are EastEnders, East is East, Blood Diamond, Partition, and The Guru. The actor is also a DJ in various clubs and has a record label and a studio.
The incorporation of Indian actors in Hollywood movies has helped to give an international appeal to the movies which is a great marketing strategy. It is a great way to sell a movie as the fan base that the actor has built in his career will develop a special interest in the Hollywood movie he has acted.