Patna: Whenever the film industry is talked about in the country, the names of only two film industries come to everyone’s mind. First Bollywood and second South film industry. However, there is another film industry, which is very famous in the country as well as abroad. Actually we are talking about Bhojpuri film industry.
Bollywood actors have also worked in Bhojpuri
It is known to you that the craze of Bhojpuri films and songs is highest among the people of UP and Bihar. People do not enjoy dancing until the Bhojpuri song is played in a wedding or party. Today the craze of Bhojpuri has increased so much that many well-known Bollywood actors have worked in Bhojpuri films in this industry.
The Shahenshah of Bollywood has also appeared in Bhojpuri films.
Mitabh Bachchan, popularly known as Shahenshah in Bollywood, does not need any introduction. Amitabh Bachchan is counted among the veteran actors of Bollywood. Today Amitabh has millions of fans in the country and abroad. Amitabh Bachchan has worked in not one but three Bhojpuri films. The Bhojpuri films in which Amitabh acted are Ganga, ‘Gangotri’ and Ganga Devi, in which Amitabh was seen in the lead role.
‘He’ Dharmendra has also acted in Bhojpuri films
Dharmendra, known as He-Man in Bollywood, made his Bollywood debut with the film ‘Nasrali’. Dharmendra has given many superhit films to Bollywood in his film career. After playing the magic of acting in Bollywood films, Dharmendra stepped into the Bhojpuri film industry with the Bhojpuri film ‘Des Pardes’. Dharmendra was seen playing the lead role in this film. Apart from Dharmendra, Bollywood actors Kader Khan and Rati Agnihotri also appeared in this film.
Singham Ajay Devgan has also acted in Bhojpuri
Singham Ajay of Bollywood has given more than one hit and superhit films to Bollywood. After playing the magic of acting in Bollywood films, Ajay had turned his attitude towards the Bhojpuri industry at one time. Singham Ajay Devgan has won the hearts of the audience with his performance in the Bhojpuri film ‘Dharti Kahe Pukar Ke’. Ajay Devgan played the role of a police inspector in this film. Apart from Ajay, Bhojpuri film superstar Manoj Tiwari was also seen in this film, but this film proved to be Ajay’s first and last Bhojpuri film.
Mithun Chakraborty has also acted in Bhojpuri
Bollywood’s disco dancer Mithun Chakraborty has also worked in Bhojpuri films. Mithun has worked in the films Saitela Bhai, Hum Hi Bani Mukhiya and Bhole Shankar. Mithun was seen in Bhole Shankar opposite Manoj Tiwari. This film is one of the biggest blockbuster films of Bhojpuri film industry. Apart from this, Shakti Kapoor has also worked in many Bhojpuri films.
Raj Babbar also tried his hand in Bhojpuri
Actor Raj Babbar also worked in Bhojpuri cinema at one time. He was seen in ‘Babul Pyare’. This film was released in 2006. Many famous faces of Bhojpuri were also seen acting with him. These included Ravi Kishan, Rishita Bhatt and Arun Govil.
Jackie Shroff has worked in two Bhojpuri films
Actor Jackie Shroff’s early life was quite a struggle, but acting changed his fortunes. The ‘Beedu’ of Bollywood acted in two Bhojpuri films which were ‘Hum Hai Khalnayak’ and ‘Balidan’. Manoj Tiwari was with him in the first one and Ravi Kishan in the second. Now both Bhojpuri stars are shining in politics.