Bollywood Comedians

by Spectacula | created - 2 months ago | updated - 1 month ago | Public

A List of Actors in Comic Roles (not as lead actor) in Indian Films for a significant number of times.

Kapil & Krushna are not included. Suniel Shetty, Ajay Devgn, Govinda, Salman Khan have also been omitted.

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1. Mehmood

Actor | Bombay to Goa

Mehmood was born on September 29, 1932 in Bombay, Bombay Presidency, British India. He is known for his work on Bombay to Goa (1972), Do Phool (1974) and Main Sunder Hoon (1971). He died on July 23, 2004 in Pennsylvania, USA.

2. Mohan Choti

Actor | Anjan Hai Koyee

Mohan Choti was born on January 1, 1935 in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India as Mohan Rakshakar. He is an actor and director, known for Anjan Hai Koyee (1969), Jaani Dost (1983) and Hunterwali 77 (1977).

3. Master Bhagwan

Actor | Albela

Master Bhagwan was born on August 1, 1913 in Bombay, Bombay Presidency, British India as Bhagwan Abhaji Palav. He was an actor and director, known for Albela (1951), Bhagam Bhag (1956) and Bhoola Bhatka (1976). He died on February 4, 2002 in Dadar, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

4. Gope

Actor | Arzoo

Gope was born on April 11, 1913 in Hyderabad, India. He was an actor, known for Arzoo (1950), Khazana (1951) and Nagina (1951). He was married to Latika. He died in 1957 in India.

5. Johnny Walker

Actor | Anand

One of the earliest and best-loved comedians of Indian Cinema, Johnny Walker brought smiles and amusement to all whenever he was on film. Christening himself after the famous Scotch whisky, Walker would drive audiences wild with laughter with his squeaky voice, pencil-thin moustache and his ...

6. Mukri

Actor | Aan

Mukri was born on January 5, 1922 in Alibag, Bombay Presidency, British India as Mohammed Umer Mukri. He is known for his work on Aan (1952), Milan (1967) and Destiny and Fate (1981). He was married to Mumtaz. He died on September 4, 2000 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

7. Asit Kumar Sen

Actor | Anand

Asit Kumar Sen was born on May 13, 1917 in Gorakhpur, United Provinces of Agra and Oudh, British India. He was an actor, known for Anand (1971), Mamta (1966) and Yakeen (1969). He died on September 18, 1993.

8. Johnny Lever

Actor | Kuch Kuch Hota Hai

Johnny Lever, born in Andhra Pradesh and was brought up in Mumbai's King's Circle area (Dharavi). His mother tongue is Telugu. Johnny studied in Andhra Telugu School till the seventh grade but couldn't study further because of financial problems in his family, after which he decided to leave school...

9. Jagdeep

Actor | Andaz Apna Apna

Jagdeep was born on March 29, 1939 in Datia, Central Provinces, British India. He is known for his work on Andaz Apna Apna (1994), Sholay (1975) and Apna Desh (1972).

10. Javed Jaffrey

Actor | Salaam Namaste

Javed Jaffrey was born on December 4, 1963 in Malliwala, Uttar Pradesh, India. He is known for his work on Hello Greetings (2005), 3 Idiots (2009) and 8 x 10 Tasveer (2009).

11. Asrani

Actor | Sholay

Asrani was born in a middle class Sindhi family. His father migrated to Jaipur after the Partition of India and opened a shop selling carpets. He has four sisters and three brothers: two elder and one younger. Asrani was highly uninterested in business and very weak in mathematics. He completed his...

12. Ashok Saraf

Actor | Karan Arjun

Ashok Saraf (born 4 June 1947) is an Indian actor and comedian. He has appeared in many Hindi and Marathi movies for since the late 1960s Ashok Saraf is known mainly for comedy movies, many of which he appeared in with Laxmikant Berde. Apart from films, Ashok Saraf has also starred in television ...

13. Sanjay Mishra

Actor | Masaan

Sanjay Mishra is known for his work on Masaan (2015), Dilwale (2015) and Ankhon Dekhi (2013).

14. Rajpal Yadav

Actor | Kal ho naa ho

Rajpal Yadav was born on March 16, 1971 in Shahjahanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India. He is an actor and writer, known for Kal ho naa ho (2003), Jungle (2000) and Main, Meri Patni... Aur Woh! (2005). He has been married to Radha Yadav since June 10, 2003.

15. Satish Kaushik

Director | Tere Naam

Satish Kaushik was born on April 13, 1956 in Mohindergarh, Patiala and East Punjab States Union, India. He is a director and actor, known for In Your Name (2003), Pardesi Babu (1998) and Udta Punjab (2016).

16. Satish Shah

Actor | Kal ho naa ho

Satish Shah was born on June 25, 1951 in Bombay, State of Bombay, India as Satish Ravilal Shah. He is an actor, known for Kal ho naa ho (2003), Sarabhai vs Sarabhai (2004) and I'm Always Here (2004).

17. Tun Tun

Actress | Mr. X in Bombay

Tun Tun was a prolific singer and comedienne appearing in over 100 Bollywood films. She began her career as a singer but was soon overshadowed by others. A heavy woman, she turned to comedy, using her weight to her advantage and continued her career as a comedienne. She died at the age of 76.

18. Om Prakash

Actor | Dus Lakh

Om Prakash was born on December 19, 1919 in Lahore, Punjab, British India as Om Prakash Bakshi. He was an actor and director, known for Dus Lakh (1966), Loyal Servant (1982) and Pyar Kiye Jaa (1966). He died on February 12, 1998 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

19. Keshto Mukherjee

Actor | Sholay

Keshto Mukherjee was an actor, known for Sholay (1975), Shackles (1973) and Do Shikari (1979). He died on March 3, 1982 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

20. Rajendra Nath

Actor | The Train

Rajendra Nath was born in 1931 in Peshawar, North-West Frontier Province, British India as Rajendra Nath Malhotra. He was an actor and director, known for The Train (1970), Intaquam (1969) and Prem Patra (1962). He died on February 13, 2008 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

21. Jaspal Bhatti

Actor | Fanaa

Jaspal Bhatti, the most popular social satirist in India, graduated from Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh in North India, as an electrical engineer. He was famous for his street plays like his My Nonsense Club during his college days. Most of these plays were spoof ridiculing the corruption ...

22. Kader Khan

Actor | Taqdeerwala

Kader Khan was born on December 11, 1937 in Pishin, Balochistan, British India. He was an actor and writer, known for Taqdeerwala (1995), Destiny and Fate (1981) and Angaar (1992). He was married to Azra Khan. He died on December 31, 2018 in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.

23. Ali Asgar

Actor | Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii

Ali Asgar is an actor, known for Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii (2000), Jeannie Aur Juju (2012) and Comedy Nights with Kapil (2013).

24. Upasna Singh

Actress | Jatt & Juliet

Upasna Singh was born on June 29, 1975 in Kapurthala, Punjab, India. She is an actress, known for Jatt & Juliet (2012), Disco Singh (2014) and Wattanaan Ton Door (2008). She has been married to Neeraj Bhardwaj since 2012.

25. Archana Puran Singh

Actress | Kuch Kuch Hota Hai

Archana Puran Singh was born on March 26, 1962 in Dehra Dun, Uttar Pradesh, India. She is an actress, known for Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998), Mohabbatein (2000) and Raja Hindustani (1996). She has been married to Parmeet Sethi since June 30, 1992. They have two children.

26. Jatin Kanakia

Actor | Shrimaan Shrimati

Jatin Kanakia was born on June 28, 1952 in Porbandar, State of Bombay, India. He was an actor, known for Shrimaan Shrimati (1994), Khoobsurat (1999) and Dekh Bhai Dekh (1993). He died on July 18, 1999 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

27. Vijay Gokhale

Actor | Dum Asel Tar

Vijay Gokhale is an actor and director, known for Dum Asel Tar (2012), Varat Aali Gharat (2009) and Bharat Aala Parat (2007).

28. Rakesh Bedi

Actor | Uri: The Surgical Strike

Rakesh Bedi was born on December 1, 1954 in New Delhi, India. He is an actor and producer, known for Uri: The Surgical Strike (2019), Pyar Bhara Dil (1991) and Banjaran (1991).

29. Kiku Sharda

Actor | Akbar Birbal

Kiku Sharda is an actor, known for Akbar Birbal (2014), Happy New Year (2014) and Comedy Nights with Kapil (2013).

30. Paresh Rawal

Actor | Hera Pheri

Paresh Rawal was born on May 30, 1950 in Bombay, State of Bombay, India. He is a producer and actor, known for Hera Pheri (2000), OMG: Oh My God! (2012) and Hungama (2003). He is married to Swaroop Sampat. They have two children.

31. Anupam Kher

Actor | Silver Linings Playbook

Anupam Kher was born on March 7, 1955 in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India. He is an actor and producer, known for Silver Linings Playbook (2012), A Wednesday (2008) and M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story (2016).

32. Sushmita Mukherjee

Actress | The Other End of the Line

Sushmita Mukherjee is known for her work on The Other End of the Line (2008), Sold (2016) and Yeh Woh Manzil To Nahin (1987).

33. Shakti Kapoor

Actor | Andaz Apna Apna

Shakti Kapoor is one of the most comic actors to grace the Bollywood screen. Since the start of his career he has done more than 300 films. He had been often nominated for the Filmfare Award in the most comic performance category. His on-screen pairing with another comic actor Kader Khan as the ...

34. Tiku Talsania

Actor | Devdas

Tiku Talsania was born on June 7, 1954 in Bombay, State of Bombay, India. He is known for his work on Devdas (2002), Andaz Apna Apna (1994) and Special 26 (2013).

35. Laxmikant Berde

Actor | Hum Aapke Hain Koun...!

Laxmikant Berde was born on October 26, 1954 in India. He was an actor, known for Who Am I to You? (1994), Dhum Dhadaka (1985) and When Love Calls (1989). He was married to Priya Arun Berde and Roohi Berde. He died on December 16, 2004 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

36. Dilip Joshi

Actor | Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah

Dilip Joshi was born on May 26, 1968 in Porbandar, Gujarat, India. He is an actor, known for Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah (2008), When Love Calls (1989) and What's Your Zodiac Sign? (2009).

37. Dinesh Hingoo

Actor | Hera Pheri

Dinesh Hingoo was born as Dinesh Hingorani. He is an actor, known for Hera Pheri (2000), Loyal Servant (1982) and Kanhaiyaa (1981).

38. Shail Chaturvedi

Music_department | Naya Zaher

Shail Chaturvedi was born on June 29, 1936 in Amravati, Bombay Presidency, British India. He is known for his work on Naya Zaher (1991), Hum Farishte Nahin (1988) and Agent Vinod (1977). He was married to Daya. He died on October 29, 2007 in Malad, Maharashtra, India.

39. I.S. Johar

Actor | Death on the Nile

I.S. Johar was born on February 16, 1920 in Tollagannj, British India as Indra Sen Johar. He was an actor and writer, known for Death on the Nile (1978), Lawrence of Arabia (1962) and Johny Mera Naam (1970). He died on March 10, 1984 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

40. Deven Verma

Producer | Yakeen

Deven Verma was born on October 23, 1937 in Kutchh, Cutch State, British India. He was an actor and producer, known for Yakeen (1969), Chori Mera Kaam (1975) and Andaz Apna Apna (1994). He was married to Rupa Ganguly. He died on December 2, 2014 in Pune, Maharashtra, India.

41. Ravi Baswani

Actor | Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro

Ravi Baswani was born on September 29, 1946 in New Delhi, British India. He was an actor, known for Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro (1983), Chashme Buddoor (1981) and Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa (1994). He died on July 27, 2010 in Haldwani, Uttaranchal, India.

42. Lilliput

Writer | Chamatkar

Lilliput is an actor and writer, known for Chamatkar (1992), Dekh Bhai Dekh (1993) and Naksha (2006).

43. Rajesh Puri

Actor | Patton Ki Bazi

Rajesh Puri is an actor and director, known for Patton Ki Bazi (1986), Muddat (1986) and Jaisi Karni Waisi Bharni (1989).

44. Kishore Anand Bhanushali

Actor | Karan Arjun

Kishore Anand Bhanushali is an actor, known for Karan Arjun (1995), Ittefaq (2001) and Jism Farosh (2005).

45. Vijay Raaz

Actor | Monsoon Wedding

Vijay Raaz was born and raised in Delhi where he attended Kirori Mal College. While at college he was a part of the dramatic society The Players. He also appeared in plays at the National School of Drama. He decided to focus on a film career and moved to Mumbai where he received a role in Ram Gopal...

46. Sudesh Lehri

Actor | Jai Ho

Sudesh Lehri is an actor, known for Let There Be Victory (2014), Ready (2011) and Dard Pardesaan De (2000).

47. Raju Srivastava

Actor | Baazigar

Raju Srivastav (born Satyaprakash Srivastava) often credited as Raju Shrivastav or Raju Srivastava, is an Indian comedian, and more popularly, an observational comedian. He is known most for his acute scrutiny and comical timing about various Indian aspects of life.

Satyaprakash Srivastava was born ...

48. Sunil Grover

Actor | Ghajini

Sunil Grover is an actor, known for Ghajini (2008), Gabbar is Back (2015) and Bharat (2019). He is married to Aarti Grover.

49. Saurabh Shukla

Actor | Jolly LLB

Shukla's family left Gorakhpur for Delhi when he was two years old. After completing his schooling, he graduated from Khalsa College, Delhi. His professional career began in 1984 with his entry into theater.

Shukla began serious theater in 1986 with roles in plays like A View From The Bridge (Arthur...

50. Kishore Kumar

Music_department | Sholay

Abhas Kumar Ganguly was born in Khandwa, now in Madhya Pradesh. His dad's name was Kunjilal, a lawyer by profession, and his mom's name was Gouri Devi, who came from a wealthy family.

Kishore was the youngest in the Ganguly family, preceded by Ashok Kumar, Sati, & Anoop Kumar (I). Sati was married ...

51. Anoop Kumar

Actor | Chalti Ka Naam Zindagi

Anoop Kumar was born on March 24, 1926 in Khandwa, Central Provinces, British India as Kalyan Kumar Ganguly. He is known for his work on Chalti Ka Naam Zindagi (1982), Fashionable Wife (1959) and Victoria No. 203 (1972). He died on September 20, 1997 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

52. Utpal Dutt

Actor | Gol Maal

Utpal Dutt was born on March 29, 1929 in Barisal, Bengal Presidency, British India. He was an actor and director, known for Gol Maal (1979), Mr. Shome (1969) and Baisakhi Megh (1981). He was married to Sova Sen. He died on August 19, 1993 in Calcutta, West Bengal, India.

53. Arshad Warsi

Actor | Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.

Arshad Warsi was born in Mumbai, India, and did his schooling at a boarding school, Barnes School, Deolali in Nashik district, Maharashtra. He was orphaned at the age of 14 and struggled for a living in Mumbai during his early days.

Financial circumstances forced Warsi to start work as a door-to-door...

54. Raghuvir Yadav

Actor | Dil Se..

Raghuvir Yadav was born on June 25, 1957 in Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India. He is known for his work on Dil Se.. (1998), Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001) and Peepli (Live) (2010).

55. Boman Irani

Actor | 3 Idiots

Boman Irani was born on December 2, 1959 in Bombay, State of Bombay, India. He is an actor, known for 3 Idiots (2009), Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. (2003) and Don 2 (2011). He has been married to Zenobia since January 28, 1985. They have two children.

56. Dhumal

Actor | Ankhen

Dhumal is an actor, known for Ankhen (1968), Mera Naam Johar (1968) and Mera Saaya (1966).

57. Suresh Menon

Actor | Ra.One

Suresh Menon is an actor, known for Ra.One (2011), Fanaa (2006) and Kaabil (2017).

58. Viju Khote

Actor | Sholay

Viju Khote was born on December 17, 1941 in British India as Vijay Khote. He was an actor, known for Sholay (1975), Andaz Apna Apna (1994) and China Gate (1998). He died on September 30, 2019 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

59. Shubha Khote

Actress | Zabaan Sambhal Ke

It was only natural that Shobha Khote strayed into show business. Her father, Nandu Khote, was a star on stage and in the silent movies. Durga Khote, a famous movie personality of the yesteryear, was her aunt. The huge family home at Bombay's Chowpatty was always full of guests.

"I had a happy, ...

60. Manoj Joshi

Actor | Devdas

Manoj Joshi is an India film and television actor. Joshi began his career in Marathi theatre, also putting up performances in Gujarati and Hindi theatre. He has also acted in over 60 films since 1998, many of his roles being comedic. His earliest well known serials include Chanakya, Ek Mahal Ho ...

61. Guddi Maruti

Actress | Qaid Mein Hai Bulbul

Guddi Maruti was born on April 4, 1959 in India as Tahira Parab. She is an actress, known for Qaid Mein Hai Bulbul (1992), Sheesha (1986) and Destiny and Fate (1981).

62. Sunil Pal

Actor | Bhavnao Ko Samjho

Sunil Pal is an actor and director, known for Bhavnao Ko Samjho (2010), Money Back Guarantee (2016) and Wig Boss (2019).

63. Atul Parchure

Actor | Awarapan

Atul Parchure is a TV actor who is more active in small screen both in Hindi and Marathi Shows. He hails from Mumbai where he was born on 30th November 1966 in Mumbai where he was born and brought up at. He did his schooling and college from Mumbai and during his college days, he was linked with ...

64. Mushtaq Khan

Actor | Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi

Mushtaq Khan is known for his work on Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi (2016), Hera Pheri (2000) and A Mighty Heart (2007).

65. Razak Khan

Actor | Hera Pheri

Razak Khan was born in 1951 in India. He is known for his work on Hera Pheri (2000), Welcome M1LL10NS (2018) and Fool N Final (2007). He died on June 1, 2016 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

66. Manoj Pahwa

Actor | Mulk

Manoj Pahwa is an actor, known for Mulk (2018), Article 15 (2019) and Being Cyrus (2005).

67. Deven Bhojani

Actor | Baa Bahoo Aur Baby

Deven Bhojani was born on November 25, 1969 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India. He is an actor and director, known for Baa Bahoo Aur Baby (2005), Sarabhai vs Sarabhai (2004) and Commando 2 (2017).

68. Hemant Pandey

Actor | Prakash Electronic

Hemant Pandey is an India film, theater and television actor, most known for his role as Pandeyji in TV series, Office Office (2000). Originally from Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand, Hemant Pandey got his first break in Delhi by an NGO called Janmadhyam and Allaripu which is specially for women. Hemant ...

69. Vrajesh Hirjee

Actor | Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai

Vrajesh Hirjee was born on June 16, 1971 in Bihar, India. He is an actor and writer, known for Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai (2000), Fanaa (2006) and Lakeer - Forbidden Lines (2004).

70. Krishnakant

Actor | Dil Se..

Krishnakant was born in September 1922 in Howrah, West Bengal, British India as Krishnakant Maganlal Atmaram Bukhanvala. He is an actor and director, known for Dil Se.. (1998), Manmadhan (2004) and Puthukkottaielerenthu Saravanan (2004).

71. Sunder

Actor | Chaudhary Karnail Singh

Sunder is known for his work on Chaudhary Karnail Singh (1960), Mohabbat Zindagi Hai (1966) and Sanjog (1961).

72. Siddarth Jadhav

Actor | Simmba

Siddharth Jadhav is an Indian stage, television, and film actor and comedian who primarily works in the Marathi film industry. Siddharth began his acting career at a young age and also received several awards including the Best Actor Award at the Ravikiran Balnatya Spardha in 1996: he was 15 at ...

73. Pankaj Kapur

Actor | Maqbool

Pankaj Kapur the acclaimed film, television and stage actor signified the young crop of great actors of which Om Puri, Naseeruddin Shah and Ifran Khan formed a part. Unlike his other counterparts Kapur hasn't broken the vow to work only in good Art and Independent projects. A perfect actor Pankaj ...

74. Manmauji

Actor | Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani

Manmauji is known for his work on Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013), First Rank (1990) and Baazigar (1993).

75. Dilip Joshi

Actor | Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah

Dilip Joshi was born on May 26, 1968 in Porbandar, Gujarat, India. He is an actor, known for Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah (2008), When Love Calls (1989) and What's Your Zodiac Sign? (2009).

76. S.N. Banerjee

Director | Dillagi

S.N. Banerjee is an actor and writer, known for Dillagi (1966), Hum Kisise Kum Naheen (1977) and Teesri Manzil (1966).

77. Rajesh Kumar

Actor | Sarabhai vs Sarabhai

Rajesh Kumar is an actor, known for Sarabhai vs Sarabhai (2004), Neeli Chatri Waale (2014) and Student of the Year 2 (2019).

78. Shammi

Actress | Sangdil

Shammi was born in 1931 in Bombay, Bombay Presidency, British India as Nargis Rabadi. She was an actress and director, known for Sangdil (1952), Ittefaq (1969) and Badal (1966). She was married to Sultan Ahmed. She died on March 5, 2018 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.



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