(Last Updated on : 19/04/2017)
Indian Television actors are gaining popularity ever since they started various entertaining daily soaps, movies, comedy shows, action and drama program and many more. The targeted audiences are varies from different channel to different one. They maintain different time slots for their variegated range of targets. Now a days private entertainment channels are the most desired channels in each and every household in India. Indian television actors do their work in different languages depending upon the region. This makes it easy to relate with the audience o. In India the TV program are telecasted in several languages such as Hindi language
, Bengali language
, Tamil language, Kannada language
, Punjabi language
Some of the popular Hindi TV actors are as follows:
: He made his debut with Kahiin To Hoga and became an immediate success. He did a few extra shows and was also the main lead in Left Right Left. His first movie, Aamir, came out in 2008, his acting was applauded. He did many films after that.
One of the televisions most beloved actors, Divyanka
is best known as Ishita or Ishi Maa in the hit show Yeh Hai Mohabbatein.
: Here is one actor who happily switched sides between Bollywood and television. He is said to be one of audiences favorite actors.
: Sakshis Bade Achhe Lagte Hai co-star Ram Kapoor
is one more favorite of audience. We recently saw him playing Katrina Kaif
s funny father in Baar Baar Dekho.
Anita Hassandani Reddy
is one of the most liked and known faces on Indian TV. She has appeared on lots of shows and has done many films as well. She starred opposite Tusshar Kapoor
as well in Balaji Telefilm produced Kucch Toh Hai. She is now back on TV as Shagun in Yeh Hai Mohabbatein.
: It is an Indian television and film actor. In Hindi, his famous films are Vaastav, Ghulam-E-Mustafa, Yeshwant, China Gate, Taxi No 9211
, Nayak, Jis Desh Me Ganga Reheta Hai, Sooryavansham, Hu Tu Tu.
: He was the best host the show Gumrah had. But people associate Karan
more as Raman Bhalla from Yeh Hai Mohabbatein.
: Hina Khan, better known as Akshara from Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata is a popular face in Indian TV industry. She is also one of the highest paid television actresses in Indian TV today.
was the first ever Roadie of India. He then went to become a MTV
VJ and Roadies' host. He was the role model for all Roadie candidates and a much loved amongst all women too. He has played side characters in a number of movies since then but nothing major. Now he is back to TV as a Roadies judge.
Manish Paul: Manish Paul
is much loved host on Indian TV. He has hosted many reality shows and few award shows as well. He has debuted in Bollywood with his film Micky Virus. He was recently seen in Tere Bin Laden 2 and now is back to TV.
: She is one of the most favored actresses for Balaji. She is currently seen in the second season of 24 and she has played the role of Aamir Khan
s wife in Dangal.
rose to prominence on Indian TV playing the role of Lord Ram
(2008 TV series). After that he participated in many reality shows like Pati Patni Aur Woh, Jhalak Dikhlaa Jaa and Nach Baliye. He was the lead in Geet - Hui Sabse Parai. He recently starred in the movie Khamoshiyan in 2015.
: He is best known for playing the role of Neev in Balaji's "Kayamath" on Star Plus
. He made his debut in Bollywood with Platform No.6 in 2013 followed by Hate Story 2 and Ek Paheli Leela. He was last seen in season 7 of Khatron Ke Khiladi
: Shruti Seth
debuted on TV as the adorable teenage witch Jiya in Shararat. She was quite well-liked and that was how she got a chance for Bollywood as well. She has appeared in small roles in movies.
: Aman Verma
raised to fame on Indian TV when he came on the screen as Anupam Kapadia in Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi. He has acted in many Bollywood movies.
: Karan Kundra
debuted on TV with Kitni Mohabbat Hai and went on to become a common household name. His chemistry with co-star Kritika Kamra was very well-received and appreciated by the Indian audience. Recently he was seen hosting Channel V
's Gumraah, Roadies, and Love School etc.
Some of the well known Bengali Actors
are as follows:
: Paran Bandopadhyay is an Indian film, television and stage actor based in Kolkata
. He has been a regular judge of Zee Bangla's reality show Mirakkel.
: An Indian model, he sores the temperatures high on Indian Television with his roles in Pyaar Ke Do Naam: Ek Radha, Ek Shyaam, Banoo Main Teri Dulhaan, Maayka and Baabul Ki Bitiya Chali Doli Saja Ke.
: He is an Indian actor of television and films based in Kolkata. He gained popularity by portraying the character of Topshe in a Feluda
-based television series directed by Sandip Ray
. His acting in many Bengali films
has been praised by the critics, including his portrayal of a Ritwik Ghatak
-inspired character in the 2013 film "Meghe Dhaka Tara". He enjoyed success at the national level in Sujoy Ghosh's 2012 blockbuster Hindi film, "Kahaani", where he played an assassin.
: Jishu Sengupta
, popularly known as Jisshu, is an Indian film actor and television presenter, who works predominantly in Bengali and Hindi films.
: Aparajita Adhya is very popular name in India especially for Star Jalsha TV Serial. She has done some daily soap like Taka na Sona, Jal Nupur, Star Jalsha, Chokher Tara Tui etc.
: Anjana Basu is another senior popular model and actress who generally appears in Bengali film and TV serials. Some of her TV serials are Robir Aaloy, Gaaner Opare, Krishnakali, Durgeshnandinii, Ghorer Bhitor Jhor, Bodhuboron etc.
: Parno Mitra
is another name who is very talent and popular for Bengali TV serial. Some of her popular serials are Khela, Mohana, Bou Kotha Kou and Shomoy.
Some of the popular Tamil TV Actors are as follows:
: He is none other than Prakash of Deiva Thirumagal, which is aired on Sun TV. His nonchalant acting in the serial has garnered him several fans.
: Venu Aravind has been in the television industry for a long time. He has featured in veteran K Balachander
s serials and is best known for his negative role in the serial aired on Sun TV named Alaigal.
: Prithviraj has carved a niche for himself in the celluloid world. At present, he is working in Vani Rani as the husband of Rani. Arasi, Marmadesam are some of the other serials that Prithveeraj is famous for.
Lakshmi Priyaa Chandramouli
: She is a Tamil film and television actress.
: Preetha is a television personality and film producer. She also hosted Cinema Karam Coffee on STAR Vijay and the popular cookery show Sunday Samayal on Sun TV.
Actors in other languages have also made a comfortable niche by their histrionic skill. Marathi
, Telugu TV actors too are famous in the respective states. A lot of the Indian TV actors have also ventured into films and have been successful. Besides, some actors are seen in television serials of different languages. Actors, like, Vikram Gokhale
and Mohan Joshi have appeared in both Hindi and Marathi serials. Similarly, Shiv Subramanium, currently portraying a central character in Colors' Mukti Bandhan, is a Tamil actor.