Indian origin actors who have taken their step forward in an international Hollywood industry and have worked well and amazingly in the field of acting and entertainment.

It really feels good to see people working well with a good name, fame and that also from your country and makes you proud, your country proud.

Here are some well-known actors who are from India and have been working with the Hollywood industry and creating a good name on the platform.


Kalpen Suresh Modi, professionally known as Kal Penn. He is an American actor, comedian of 43 years of age.

From Harold and Kumar, van wilder to guest appearances in how I met your mother. He is amongst the most well-known faces from India in the Hollywood industry from 2016 – 2019. He played Seth Wright in the political drama Designated Survivor and he also serves as a consultant on the show and served as a host of the game show superhuman.


BAFTA award winner for best supporting actor and was nominated for the academy awards for best supporting actor. He is the third Indian descent to receive an Oscar nomination and is one of only a small group of actors of Asian descent ever to receive an Oscar nomination, he starred in a commercially successful romantic comedy. The best marigold hotel 2012, In 2015  sequel,2015 HBO series – The Newsroom and many more.


He is well known for numerous roles such as Sayid Jarrah in TV series lost, Kip Singh in the film the English parent and Sanjay in 2002 remake of the rollerball.


She is best known for her role in the popular TV series, The good wife. She has been a part of blockbuster movies named – SAN Andreas, a mighty heart, A good year, and bends it like Beckham.


She has appeared mainly in American and British films. She rose to prominence with her film debut in Indian drama slumdog millionaire in 2008. She is an actor and a spokesmodel. Along with her film career, she promotes humanitarian causes and is vocal about women’s empowerment.


He is a 42-year-old actor and it has been a part of several television series such as Whitney, 30 rock and weeds.

He is a fine actor with an interesting comic tuning you might know him well from his movies like – 27 dresses hitch, friends with money and horrible bosses.

Hollywood is often working well with Indian -origin actors and has been flourishing well. These actors have made India proud and are working well and have created a huge demand of themselves in the industry as well as made amazing award-winning films and series and created a place for themselves at the top.

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