Indians are known all over the world for their love of Cinema. In India, films and theater are not only the most common ways of depicting the socio-cultural scenario; they have also been a great source of entertainment for the masses. The great icons from the entertainment industry hold a larger than life stature in the eyes of the commoners and some are literally worshipped. Famous Indian film & theater personalities such as Amitabh Bachchan, Satyajit Ray, Dilip kumar, have left an indelible impression and have been instrumental in making the Indian film industry or Bollywood what it is today. Apart from them, there have been innumerable successful directors, producers, musicians and actors who have contributed greatly to the prosperity of the film industry. Indian entertainment industry is at its zenith and with a vast multitude of young and gifted artists one can say it is destined to get bigger and better. Here we bring you a collection of biographies of some of the most famous Indian film and theatre personalities. Read on and find out all about their life stories, timelines and also acquaint yourself with some interesting facts & trivia related to their lives.

Priyanka ChopraPriyanka Chopra

18 July 1982

Deepika PadukoneDeepika Padukone

05 January 1986

Saif Ali KhanSaif Ali Khan

16 August 1970

Shah Rukh KhanShah Rukh Khan

02 November 1965

Sunny LeoneSunny Leone

13 May 1981

Alia BhattAlia Bhatt

15 March 1993

Amitabh BachchanAmitabh Bachchan

11 October 1942

Kareena KapoorKareena Kapoor

21 September 1980

Aamir KhanAamir Khan

14 March 1965

Aishwarya RaiAishwarya Rai

01 November 1973

Anushka SharmaAnushka Sharma

01 May 1988

Ranbir KapoorRanbir Kapoor

28 September 1982

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Shahid KapoorShahid Kapoor

25 February 1981

Dadasaheb PhalkeDadasaheb Phalke

30 April 1870

Hrithik RoshanHrithik Roshan

10 January 1974

Mahesh BabuMahesh Babu

09 August 1975

KajolKajol

05 August 1974

Varun DhawanVarun Dhawan

24 April 1987

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DharmendraDharmendra

08 December 1935

Rakul Preet SinghRakul Preet Singh

10 October 1990

Madhuri DixitMadhuri Dixit

15 May 1967

Dilip KumarDilip Kumar

11 December 1922

Freida PintoFreida Pinto

18 October 1984

Padma LakshmiPadma Lakshmi

01 September 1970

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Neelima AzeemNeelima Azeem

02 December 1958

Kishore KumarKishore Kumar

04 August 1929

Gauri KhanGauri Khan

08 October 1970

Poonam PandeyPoonam Pandey

11 March 1991

M G RamachandranM. G. Ramachandran

17 January 1917

Urmila MatondkarUrmila Matondkar

04 February 1974

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Satyajit RaySatyajit Ray

02 May 1921

Vir DasVir Das

31 May 1979

Avneet KaurAvneet Kaur

13 October 2001

ShakeelaShakeela

20 November 1975

Saira BanuSaira Banu

23 August 1944

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Sanjeeda SheikhSanjeeda Sheikh

20 December 1984

Rinke KhannaRinke Khanna

27 July 1977

Waheeda RehmanWaheeda Rehman

03 February 1938

Spike MilliganSpike Milligan

16 April 1918

Merle OberonMerle Oberon

19 February 1911

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Guru DuttGuru Dutt

09 July 1925

Sumeet VyasSumeet Vyas

27 July 1983

Shomu MukherjeeShomu Mukherjee

19 June 1943

Bhupen HazarikaBhupen Hazarika

08 September 1926

Nadira BabbarNadira Babbar

20 January 1948

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Geeta BasraGeeta Basra

13 March 1984

Tanmay BhatTanmay Bhat

23 June 1987

Persis KhambattaPersis Khambatta

02 October 1948

Himanshi KhuranaHimanshi Khurana

27 November 1991

Kishwar MerchantKishwar Merchant

03 February 1981

Biswa Kalyan RathBiswa Kalyan Rath

27 December 1990

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Mallika Sarabhai Mallika Sarabhai

09 May 1954

Aditi MittalAditi Mittal

12 November 1987

Gursimran KhambaGursimran Khamba

24 April 1987

Zakir KhanZakir Khan

20 August 1987

Varun GroverVarun Grover

26 January 1980

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Diptendu PramanickDiptendu Pramanick

18 July 1910

Sanjay DuttSanjay Dutt

29 July 1959

Salman KhanSalman Khan

27 December 1965

Amrita SinghAmrita Singh

09 February 1958

Akshay KumarAkshay Kumar

09 September 1968

Vijay SethupathiVijay Sethupathi

16 January 1978

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RajinikanthRajinikanth

12 December 1950

Raj KapoorRaj Kapoor

14 December 1924

Karan JoharKaran Johar

25 May 1972

Amy JacksonAmy Jackson

31 January 1991

PrabhasPrabhas

23 October 1979

Kader KhanKader Khan

22 October 1937

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Yuvika ChaudharyYuvika Chaudhary

02 August 1983

N. T. Rama RaoN. T. Rama Rao

28 May 1923

Sushant Singh RajputSushant Singh Rajput

RekhaRekha

10 October 1954

Radhika ApteRadhika Apte

07 September 1985

SrideviSridevi

13 August 1963

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Allu ArjunAllu Arjun

08 April 1982

Shraddha KapoorShraddha Kapoor

Anushka ShettyAnushka Shetty

07 November 1981