Top 5 dancing heroes of Bollywood
Bollywood films are not only a story based show of 3hrs but a complete package of song and dance. Jeetendra to Mithun Chakravarti all had an unique style of dancing. Shammi Kapoor too has been an inspiration to many including one of the heroes of today like Hrithik Roshan.
1. Hrithink Roshan
Hrithink Roshan came into the film industry as a dancing hero and was debuted in the film Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai. The young actor played roles of a dancing hero and did that very well. He glides on floors which none of the other actors can do with so much ease. The Azeem O Shaan Shahenshah hero danced with equal grace in the film Jodha Akbar too. Khawaja Mere Khawaja man danced to the tune in a science fiction like Koi Mil Gaye too. He has been appreciated for the dances in other films too like Fiza, Dhoom2 and Guzzarish. All these films has kept him one step ahead for his dance numbers.
Second to none but a good actor come dancer is the Jab we met actor Shahid Kapoor is also known for his steps and energy for his performance. A neat dancer he can take the stage by storm when he performs his light steps and bodily movements proves that he can make the choreographer feel proud of him. From Ishq vishq to Kaminey he did it all with full grace. Having worked with directors such as Aziz Mirza in films such as Kismat Konnections there may have been times he did do well or did not, but there too he was remembered for his dancing.
Govinda, the actor who shot to fame for his performance in films like Coolie no 1, Haseena Maan Jaayegi and Partner has been an inspiration to many for bringing in an exclusive dance style to the Hindi film industry. His rocking performances were accompanied by facial expressions that people who learn the art take ages to master. Love 86, Hum, Deewana Mastana to Bade Miyan Chote Miyan he will be remembered more for his dance numbers.
4. Akshay Kumar
Akshay Kumar may not be a very stylish dancer but his films are all know for the dance numbers. His energy and enthusiasm proves that he too had to master the art of dancing to do well. Hera Pheri, Mujhse Shaadi Karogi to Garam Masala all has the major ingredient of a dance packed in. His energy and enthusiasm to dance well are what makes him sign films which become commercial hits.
5. Shah Rukh Khan
The hero of Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge to Kuch Kuch Hota Hai the actor has ruled the film industry for decades as one of the top most heroes. Be it a comedy or a family drama he danced all the way. Yes Boss, Dil Se or Har Dil to Pyar Karega all has good dance numbers. His live stage performances show how well he can dance. Om Shanti Om to Chak De India he too went through a lot of up and downs at the box office but in all films his dance numbers are liked for the rhythm and grace.
Lets hope that the coming years introduce many more dancers in the Bollywood film industry and dancing becomes one of the main attractions of the films. It is time that the audience pays equal attention to the dancing heroes as they pay to the beautiful divas.