Priyanka Chopra is one actress in Bollywood who made it big in Hollywood and left the whole country proud. Whether it was her choice to do ABC’s Quantico or to star against Dwayne Johnson in Baywatch, Priyanka is one exception. For this lady, there is no looking back, however, other than Chopra, there are a few Indian actors who have made it big in Hollywood at some point in their careers.
Remember Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in a few Hollywood movies? Even Amitabh Bachchan appeared in the film “The Great Gatsby” with Leonardo DiCaprio. There are a few others who left a mark in the west after spending years in the east. Here is the list of a few Indian actors who have worked in Hollywood:
1. Irrfan Khan
Irrfan is one Indian actor who is known for his ultimate acting skills and perfection. We have seen him working in many Hollywood films including “Inferno”, “The Amazing Spiderman”, “Life of Pi” etc.
2. Anil Kapoor
Anil Kapoor was seen in Tom Cruise starrer “Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol” and “Slumdog Millionaire”.
3. Nimrat Kaur
Nimrat Kaur is one Bollywood diva who has mesmerized the audience through her performance in popular American thriller “Homeland”. The lady is indeed doing some great things in India and internationally.
4. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Every year we see her walking the Cannes red carpet and attracting the attention of the world media. The versatile actress has acted in Hollywood films like “Bride and Prejudice”, “The Mistress of Spices” and “Pink Panther”.
5. Freida Pinto
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Born and raised in Mumbai, Freida got her big break, through popular film “Slumdog Millionaire”. She has also appeared in films like “Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)”, “Immortals”, “Miral” etc.