10 Bollywood Side Actors Who Deserves Bigger Roles In Movies


Stereotypes are nothing new in Bollywood. Actors must work hard to demonstrate their variety. However, there are a few stars who have been in supporting roles and have been recognized for their work, although they rarely get more screen time in movies. Though things are beginning to change, with Pankaj Tripathi and Deepak Dobriyal receiving the recognition they deserve, we all know there is still a long way to go.

Take a look at the following list of stars that are exceptional performers and deserve to be cast in larger roles:

1. Jatin Sarna

He became well-known after portraying Bunty in the film Sacred Games. He hasn’t been seen in any major projects since the online show. He will, however, appear in Ranveer Singh’s film 83, in which he will play Yashpal Sharma. Filmmakers should give him the opportunity to show off his skills.


2. Deepak Dobriyal

He has been in a number of modest roles in films starring major actors. From Omkara to Angrezi Medium, the actor has proven that if given the chance, he can do anything.

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3. Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub

Zeeshan has been seen many times in the character of an actor’s friend. He made us laugh and cry at the same time. As a result, we know that if filmmakers give him a chance, he will not let them down. Zeeshan appeared in Zero with Shah Rukh Khan, Tubelight with Salman Khan, and Thugs of Hindostan with Aamir Khan.


4. Vijay Raaz

Vijay Raaz is well known for his role as “Kauwa Biryani” in the film Run, for which he received critical and popular praise. He is one of Bollywood’s greatest gifts. It’s always a delight to see Vijay on the big screen, whether he’s playing a serious character in Gully Boy or making us giggle in Dream Girl.


5. Manu Rishi Chadha

In films like Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye! and Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan, he gave outstanding performances. Manu revealed in an interview that he aspired to play lead roles in films.


6. Divyendu Sharma

He got to prominence after portraying Liquid in Pyaar Ka Punchnama. He played Shahid Kapoor’s friend in Akshay Kumar’s Toilet: Ek Prem Katha and in Batti Gul Meter Chalu. In the web series Mirzapur, Divyendu showed off his acting skills.

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7. Vijay Varma

We knew Vijay Varma was a star when he shone in the first scene of Gully Boy. His appearance in the web series She wowed viewers. Vijay should be cast in leading roles in films.

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8. Gulshan Devaiah

Naseeruddin Shah, a seasoned actor, couldn’t stop admiring Gulshan. He’s had a few of supporting roles, but he’s never had the chance to shine. In Ram Leela, Gulshan played a supporting part.

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9. Varun Sharma

In films, he has been praised for his comic timing. His work has been similar in films such as the Fukrey trilogy, Dilwale, and Chhichhore. People want to see him in a variety of roles.

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10. Abhishek Banerjee

He was well-liked by the public because of his roles in films such as Stree and Bala. Abhishek proved that he can play important characters in the online series Pataal Lok. He is ideal for the role of the leading man in a film.

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