When it comes to talking about Bihar state so other Indian fellows have a belief that it is a loser state due to so many factors, including high poverty rate, etc. 

Meanwhile, when it is discussed about talents from the Bihar region who are extently rocking without any godfather in the Bollywood industry then so many idiots get shut up.

Additionally, Bihar is known for producing some of the great Bollywood gems who are critically acclaimed for their amazing performances on and off the big screen. For the last two decades, Bihar has given 10 highly talented Bollywood gems to the nation. 

1- Manoj Bajpayee


A well-known personality for excelling in acting and follows realism in his act, Manoj Bajpayee is considered one of the finest Bollywood actors of the current time.

He is very popular for his performances in Gangs of Wasseypur, Satya, Special 26, Bandit Queen, Rajneeti, and much more. He also won National Film Awards for the best-supporting actor for his super-hit Film ‘Satya’.

2-  Priyanka Chopra

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A Former miss India, Priyanka Chopra was born in Jamshedpur before bifurcation of Bihar into Jharkhand and she needs no introduction. Spanning acting career for more than a decade, she has been an inspiration for small-town dreamers. 

Giving some of the best performances in the cinema industry she has made not only her state proud but has represented India on the International level. Her recent Hollywood TV series ‘Quantico’ received a lot of appreciation globally.

3- Pankaj Tripathi

pankaj tripathi

Another finest actor of the current time, Pankaj Tripathi is from Bihar. The actor has gained a lot of popularity in recent times mainly due to his talent. His character Kaleen Bhaiya from web series ‘Mirzapur’ gathered love and appreciation from the viewers. 

His success journey from Belsund (Bihar) to Bandra is full of struggle, but determined Pankaj, made his mark in Bollywood with his skills. He was recently seen in a Hollywood movie ‘Extraction’ on Netflix.

4- Sanjay Mishra

sanjay mishra

Actor Sanjay Mishra was born at Saharsha, in Bihar state. His character in Golamaal, Golmaal again, Total Dhamal and Dilwale is loved by the audience.

His Bollywood career has spanned over two decades and over the years he has entertained, made laugh audience with his acting skill. Mishra has done more than 150 movies including short and lead roles combined.

5- Sushant Singh Rajput


The late actor, (died by suicide on 14 June 2020) Sushant Singh Rajput was born in Patna, Bihar. His most appreciated movie M.S.Dhoni, an untold story earned more than 200 crore on the box office.

His ace acting style led him to choose the quality work which he did in such a short span of time.

6- Gurmeet Singh Choudhary


gurmeet singh choudhary

Another popular talented man, Gurmeet Singh Choudhary hails from Bihar too. He is a famous face of Indian television. 

After appeared in few daily soaps ads, He finally made his Bollywood debut with Khamoshiyan. His fans have been admiring his acting skills.

7- Prakash Jha

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From actor to producer, from producer to director, he has done some brilliant work in the film industry. Prakash Jha was born in Champaran, Bihar.

His directorial movies Gangaajal and Apaharan won him many awards as well as wide appreciation from the film lovers. He also acted in the recent release movie ‘ Saand ki Aankh’.

8- Shatrughan Sinha

shatrughan sinha

One of the best actors of all time, with the help of amazing acting a veteran actor Shatrughan Sinha, has worked in some of the best movies of Indian cinema.

His movie ‘Dostana’ with legend Amitabh Bachchan became quite popular and iconic. Later his daughter, Sonakshi Sinha also accompanied father legacy professionally and acted in superhit film ‘Dabbang’ with Salman Khan.

9- Neha Sharma

Neha sharma

Really gorgeous actress Neha Sharma was born in Bhagalpur, Bihar. Initially, she acted with actor Imran Hashmi in Crook movie.

After this movie she was off-camera for quite a long time then she returned in superhit 'Tanhaji' along with Ajay Devgn. She also featured in popular web series ‘Illegal’ available on Hotstar platform.

10- Imtiaz Ali

imtiaz ali

Last but not the least, director Imtiaz Ali was born in Darbhanga. A popular film director is known for his unique method and technique for directing movies. 

Rockstar, Cocktail, Highway, Love Aaj Kal and Jab We Met are some of his genius work done as writer and director. Many actors seek to work in his directorial.

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