Top Actors From Eastern Region Cinemas: The love for regional cinemas has always found a place in the corner. Our language, our places, and our superstars. In fact, regional cinema seems to engage the Indian cinema lovers more than anything else. The remote rural places of almost every state enjoy watching their regional or local language cinemas.
There are a number of actors who have been vastly successful and also been very popular in their state. Here are some names of actors mostly from the eastern region of India which include West Bengal, Odisha, Bihar, Assam, Chhattisgarh, and others.
Currently, Anubhav Mohanty is the most popular actor and one of the most good looking actors in the Odia film Industry. He is also referred to as the Bhaijaan of Ollywood. He started his career with super hit movie ‘I Love you’ and has given a train of blockbuster movies like ‘Something Something’ and ‘Balunga Toka’. He is currently the MP of Kendrapada which makes him the youngest politician of Odisha. He has more than 10, 100 Days movies to his credit. There has been news of him working on Bollywood soon. Not only Ollywood, but the actor has also worked in Bengali film industry.
Ravindra Shyamnarayan Shukla:
Ravindra Shyamnarayan Shukla famously known as Ravi Kishan and very popular for his viral dialogue ‘Zindagi Jhadwa fir v Ghamandwa’ Ravi is one of the most loved Bhojpuri actors. He has acted in Hindi and Telugu movies too. Apart from his movies he also participated in Big Boss ( A show hosted by Salman khan). Also, he was the runner up in a reality Dance show Jhalak dikh la Jaa in 2012. Currently, he is a Member of Parliament from Gorakhpur constituency.
Sidhhant Mohapatra, also known as ‘Badshah of Ollywood’, is one of the most popular & successful Odia actors in the history of the Odia film industry. It can be said that he has taken the Odia film Industry to the next level. He made his debut in an Odia movie named ‘Shradhanjali’ and has acted in over 150 films as lead, support, villain, and cameos. He was won 7 Odisha State film awards. Not only in the film Industry he has made his mark in politics too. He was the elected MLA of Brahmapur constituency which is also his hometown.
Sidhhant Mohapatra has worked both in Odia and Bengali films. His Odia films dubbed in Bengali are a hit in Bengali TV Channels.
Actor Prosenjit is the highly paid actors in Bengali film Industry. He has worked in film as a child actor too for which he won Bengal Film Journalists’ Association- Most Outstanding work of the year Award. His first movie as the lead was ‘Duti Pata’ and later came with a breakthrough performance in ‘Amar Sangi’ in 1987.
He has also worked in the Hindi film industry, making his debut in ‘Andhiyan’ 1990 directed by David Dhawan. He has won more than 30 awards for The Best Actor from different awards association.
Babushan Mohanty, the only son of legendary Odia actor Uttam Mohanty and Aparjita Mohanty. He is one of the highest paid Odia film star of the present time. Apart from acting, he is also a trained classical singer. His first film was Romeo: The lover boy and he has been absolutely unstoppable since his debut. He has worked in more than 35 Odia movies and has been honored with many awards. He has received Odia Filmfare awards for Hero no1, Super Michua, and Love Station. He is also honored with Odisha state film awards for Love master and Prema adyei Akhyara.
Sabyasachi has polished his talent, not in Odia movies but also in Telugu, Tamil and Bengali Movies. This guy from a small city of Odisha, known as Burla has contributed a lot to the Odia film Industry by his acting, modeling, and playback singing. He made his debut with the film Pagala Premi in 2007 for which he was honored with the Best actor from Odisha state awards. Except for this, he has been honored as the Best actor from Filmfare East, Tarang Cine Awards for his various movies. Recently he went very popular as he was one of those actors who helped the migrants to return home in this lockdown period.
Born and brought up in Assam, Adil Hussain is one of the most talented and gifted actors to the Indian Cinema. He has acted in Assamese, Hindi, Bengali, Marathi, and Malayalam movies. Not only that he has featured himself in English, Norwegian and French films too. In short, he is an International hero from Assam. He started his career from an Assamese movie ‘Xongkolpo’ in 1986 which showed the Assam movement. He became an international face for his movies like ‘Life of PI’ and ‘The Reluctant Fundamentalist’.
Profoundly known for his contribution to the Bengali film industry, Dev has worked as an actor, producer, singer, and film writer. He is among the most talented and highest-paid stars of the Bengali film Industry. He also owns a production house named ‘Dev entertainment ventures’. Apart from his long list of awards he has also won the Lok Sabha Election in 2014 from Ghatal constituency.
Khesari Lal Yadav:
Khesari was born in a small district of Bihar, known has Siwan and has proved that the world of glamour is not only limited to the urban people. Instead of acting, he is also a singer and model of Bhojpuri Cinema since 2011. In 2018 For a superhit Bhojpuri movie ‘Sangarsh’, he was honored with Best Actor award. Apart from awards and Bhojpuri Cinema he also participated in BigBoss 2019.
The power star of Ollywood, Arindam is one of the highest-paid actors of the Odia industry. The Cuttack born actor made his debut in 2006 in an Odia movie named as ‘Prema Rutu Asilare’. He also made his Tollywood (Bengali) debut in the movie Tomar Jonyo in 2008. He has acted in over 30 movies in the Odia film Industry and also been awarded a number of times.
The west Bengal born actor has significantly made his mark in Bengali movies and Tv serials as well as Bollywood. He has worked as an actor, director, and producer in Bengali films. He made his Hindi Debut in ‘Kahaani’ 2012 starring Vidya Balan. Except for his acting, he has a good understanding of music too.
Prakash Awasthi is a popular Actor, Director, and Producer. The latest movies in which Prakash Awasthi has acted are Ticket To Chhollywood, Raju Dilwala, Mayaru Ganga, and Meharu Bina Ratiya Kaise Kati.