In the realm of cinema, lead actors are often typecast as heroes commanding legions of fans with their charm and good looks. While going out of the conventional way and playing negative roles isn’t everyone’s cup of tea, some actors do it with great ease. Several lead actors in the film industry have been creating a buzz with their authentic character-play and ability to mold into characters, but it’s definitely going to be a surprise to watch them give us a peek into their grey shade.
From Prithviraj Sukumaran to Emraan Hashmi, here are a few actors who will be seen embracing their grey shade by playing negative roles in the coming time:
Prithviraj Sukumaran (‘Bade Miyan Chote Miyan’)
Pan-India star Prithviraj is one of the most versatile actors in the film industry who is known for his ability to transform himself with ease for each role. With the news broke of the star joining the cast of Ali Abbas Zafar-directed ‘Bade Miyan Chote Miyan’ as the antagonist, the excitement of the audience has reached new heights. The film has been generating buzz as one of the biggest action entertainers to come. Prithviraj will be playing the character of Kabir, the main antagonist who will face off against the combined forces of Akshay Kumar and Tiger Shroff. This casting coup has made ‘Bade Miyan Chote Miyan’ an even bigger pan-India juggernaut, promising to deliver a high-octane cinematic experience for audiences.
Vijay Sethupathi (‘Jawaan’)
Powerhouse performer Vijay Sethupathi has established himself in the Tamil cinema industry. He portrays the antagonist in ‘Jawaan’. Although the character is not completely evil, his actions throughout the movie have a big impact on how the plot turns out. Sethupathi's performance in the movie is eagerly anticipated, and his interpretation of a grey character will undoubtedly rank among its high points.
Bobby Deol (‘Animal’)
With the addition of a grey persona Bollywood actor Bobby Deol is set to entertain his fans. Bobby Deol, who is renowned for his versatility and capacity to give his performances substance, is taking on the role of a morally ambiguous figure who intriguingly blurs the borders between good and evil. Bobby Deol is ready to give an outstanding performance that will have audiences on the edge of their seats thanks to his interesting physical appearance and faultless acting skills. Through Bobby Deol's portrayal of this intriguing grey character, "Animal" promises to be a cinematic experience that examines the diverse aspects of human nature.
Emraan Hashmi (‘Tiger 3’)
Emraan Hashmi is known for his roles in Bollywood films that often feature him as a romantic hero. However, in ‘Tiger 3’, he plays the role of a villain pitted against the film's titular character, played by Salman Khan. The character is complex and has a backstory that adds depth to the film's plot. Hashmi's portrayal of the grey character is one highly anticipated by the audience.
In conclusion, few major performers are ready to accept the risk of playing a grey character. But when they do, it frequently results in some of the most attracting performances ever seen on cinema. We are excited to see the performers from the list mentioned above on the big screen as they will undoubtedly provide amazing performances in the movies.